University Librarian

Name: Dr. U.S. Jadhav
Designation: University Librarian (I/C.)
Address: KVAFSU, P.B. # 06, Nandinagar, Bidar- 585 401
Phone: 08482-245316
Mobile: 9341723195
Fax: 08482-205107/108
E-mail ID:,,

Dr. U. S. Jadhav born on June 6th 1971 at Chikli (U) Village Taluka Aurad, District Bidar. He completed his primary and college education in such an area that most backward and remount place in the Karnataka state. Thereafter, he completed Graduation / post graduation, M.phil. and Ph. D. from Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.

He joined to service as a Library Assistant in University of Agricultural Science, Dharwad, and he completed 20 years of his services on different capacity in University of Agricultural Science and Karnataka Veterinary, Animal and Fisheries Sciences University, Bidar. Presently he is working as a University Librarian (I/C.) in KVAFSU Bidar and he is main persons who automated and digitized all affiliated college libraries of Karnataka Veterinary, Animal and Fisheries Sciences University. Also he brought project i.e. e-Granth from ICAR, New Delhi, for automation and digitization of library. He has published more than 30 papers in National, International journals, books and he presented more than 15 papers in several national and international conferences. He has author of one book, Editor of IJALIS (AALDI), Co- editor of many books. He conducted one national level workshop and many literacy trainings and user awareness programmes in the university. He got Gold Medal in M.Phil. degree from Gulbarga University, Gulbarga. Also He received best paper presentation awards in different national Conferences.

University of Mysore and Karnataka State SC/ST Library Professionals Association presented an Excellency Award in recognition of Exemplary contributions in library and Information Science, award presented during National Conference on “Library and Information Services for all: Reaching the Unreached in the Digital Era- on 11-12th February 2016.

National Institute of Cleanliness Education Research (NICER), New Delhi awarded “Special Achievement Awards – 2016” in LIS field services, and award presented on the occasion of World Youth Skill Day on July 15th 2016, in the Auditorium of India International Centre, 40 Lodhi Estate, New Delhi.