04-APR-2016: Dr Nabi Hasan, the newly appointed University Librarian, Maulana Azad Library, Aligarh Muslim University took over the charge from Dr Amjad Ali.
Prior to this, Dr Hasan was Senior Most Deputy Librarian in the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. Earlier, he was Deputy Librarian and a regular Post Graduate Faculty at Himachal Pradesh Agricultural University, Palampur. Dr Hasan has also served at Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA), Indian Oil Corporation, DESIDOC (DRDO), etc.
Dr. Hasan is also the recipient of the "Vice Chancellor Appreciation Award 2003" from HP Agricultural University and was also awarded "Appreciation Certificate" from the Chairman, Board of Governors, IIT Delhi for his Extra-ordinary Works and Services. He got the "Most Unforgettable Library Moment Award 2015", in a Global online Competition by Accucoms, Netherlands.
Dr Hasan has published 11 Books and composite Books and has over 108 papers and articles in reputed journals. He has participated in large number of international and national conferences, seminars and workshops. Dr. Hasan has also participated in important International and National level computer based and other training programs in India and abroad.
Dr. Hasan has successfully implemented three World Bank aided NATP/NAIP/ICAR Projects on Library Automation, Digitization, Institutional Repositories, Digital Library, Networking, etc. in the capacity as Executing Agency Person. He has also successfully implemented the ISO standards - ISO 9001/2000-2008 in the University Library, HP Agricultural University, Palampur.