Nijwm Basumatary

Areas of Interest & Expertise

  • ICT in Libraries
  • Library Management
  • Metric Studies
  • Research Data Management


Nijwm is a part of the Library team at the University.

He has a total experience of four years. He joins us from University of Science and Technology, Meghalaya, where he was working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Library and Information Science (USTM).

He started his career as a Library Trainee at Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad, and Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru. He later joined as a project assistant at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Gandhinagar, and later, as an associate at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee. 

He has a Master’s degree in Library Information Science from Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai and a Bachelor’s degree in Arts (Political Science) from North Eastern Hill University (NEHU), Meghalaya.


Conference Proceeding

  • Basumatary, N., Choukimath, P., Angadi, P. (2019, 26 – 28 December). Research Data Management Policies, Plans, and Solutions: The Imperatives for the Higher Education Institutions. Proceedings of International Conference on Digital Technologies and Transformation of Academic Libraries, National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal, India, p. 248 – 264.