Nitesh Kumar

Areas of Interest & Expertise

  • Open Access Resources
  • Information Retrieval
  • Library Automation and Digitisation
  • Web-based Information Services and Resources
  • Implementation and Management of Digital & Institutional Repositories


Nitesh has a Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from Documentation Research and Training Centre (DRTC), Indian Statistical Institute, Bengaluru. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Delhi University (DU) and another bachelor’s degree in Library and Information Science from Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU).

Nitesh previously worked at the Regional Institute of Education (RIE), Mysuru.

He has qualified University Grants Commission-National Eligibility Test (UGC-NET) for Assistant Professor and is eligible for Junior Research Fellowship in Library and Information Science. 

In his spare time, he enjoys reading poetry and playing badminton.