Ajay Kumar Srivastava
Chief Librarian
University Library System, Central Library
Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi

Contribution to Agricultural Innovation Partnership (AIP) Project

  • Dr. Srivastava is responsible for developing the Library Management System at BHU.
  • As part of AIP, he visited various libraries in the US, including Cornell University’s Albert R. Mann Library where he was trained on library systems & services, resources in public computing, e-resources, digitization techniques and information literacy services. The training provided him with the edge that he needed to upgrade his skills and enhance the library systems at BHU.

Field of Specialization 

  • Digital Library and E-Resources

Confidential Work for Universities

  • Entrusted with confidential work at BHU
  • Mahatma Gandhi Krishi Vidya Peeth, Varanasi
  • Purvanchal University, Jaunpur
  • Bhagalpur University, Bihar
  • M. P. Bhoj Open University, Bhopal
  • Institute of Mines, Dhanbad
  • Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi
  • Other Government Institutions


  • National PoetHasya Vyangkar, TV Artist
  • Kashi Gourav, in a national-level meet, represented Varanasi
  • Best Librarian Award given by Pustak Mela Samiti, New Delhi, 2006
  • NIRALA Award given by Vice Chancellor, MG Vidyapeeth, 2004
  • Hindi Seva Samman by President of India, and Union Home Minister, Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi, 1995


  • Digital Library Environment & Networking, New Delhi
  • Collection and Development of Academic Libraries, New Delhi

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  • Training workshop on Assessment and Feedback in Teaching at SVPUAT
    February 2015
  • Training Workshop for farmers on cultivation aspects, storage and processing of winter vegetables in BHU
    March 2015

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