Saturday, March 18, 2017

How to prepare for NVS and KVS Librarian Examinations?

Recently Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti announced recruitment for 45 (35 UR+10 OBC) Librarian Posts.

How to Apply:

Online registration already started from 10.09.2016 (from 0800 hrs) on NVS website or  and last date for online registration : 09.10.2016 (upto 2400 hrs).

Selection Method: 

The selection to Librarian post will be done on the basis of the performance of the candidates in the written examination only


Objective type multiple choice questions on
General English & Hindi (40:20+20),
General Awareness (30),
General Intelligence, Numerical Ability & Reasoning (30) ,
Teaching Aptitude (20) and
concerned subject knowledge (80).

The difficulty level of the question papers for  will be of Graduation standard

For KVS Librarian Exam

Recently KVS Recruitment 2015 cancelled due to leak of question paper but they assured fresh notification will be issued soon.

For the post of  Librarian,
Part I will consist of 40 multiple choice questions in the subjects English and Hindi carrying 1 mark each.
Part II will consist of 160 multiple choice questions carrying 1 mark each comprising of Current Affairs (30),
Reasoning and Numerical Ability (30) and
concerned subject (100) questions.

The Part II of the candidate will be evaluated only if he/she qualifies Part I securing 5 marks each in English & Hindi subjects and 13 marks in aggregate in English and Hindi subjects. The final merit list will be based on the performance of the candidate in written test (Part II) and interview. The weight-age of written test (Part II) and interview will be 70:30.

For both exams difficulty level is graduation standard

How to prepare for this examination: 

1. Choose the Right Books

Suggested books in General 

R.S. Agarwal Logical Reasoning and General Aptitude book
R.S. Agarwal Logical Reasoning and English aptitude

Download Teaching Aptitude pdf

Suggested books LIS

1. Lal and Kumar LIS MCQ

2. KVS Librarian Recruitment Exam
Google books preview available for this book . Upkar KVS Librarian Exam Guide

Study Method

There  is no shortcut to clear any exam.
Only thing you need to do is Reading.
I suggested you the good books.
Read daily newspapers.
For Library Science simply read above said any one books and  it will be enough.
Allot Time, Read, Revise, Attend Mock tests.
All the very best.


Anonymous said...

suggest any book for nvs exam

Thirunavukkarasu T C said...

I already suggested book, Read the post

Unknown said...

Hallo sir please suggest nvs eaxam for eglish part

gaurav kumar said...



Thirunavukkarasu T C said...

No negative marks