Master of Library & Information Science – Madurai Kamaraj University, India – 2006.
Bachelor of Library & Information Science – BRAOU, India – 2005.
Bachelor of Commerce – Osmania University, India – 2001.
Working as Assistant Librarian in RAK MHSU since April 2010.
Worked as Executive – Library Services in Learning Resource Center, Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, India from April 2008 to March 2010.
Worked as Assistant – Library Services in Learning Resource Center, Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, India from April 2007 to March 2008.
Worked as Intern in Learning Resource Center, Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, India from Nov 2005 to March 2007.
Worked as Consultant in Learning Resource Center, Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad, India from June 2002 to Oct 2005.
Achievements/ Research Interests/ Publications /Awards Achievements:
Various excellence certificates with cash rewards received from the Management of Indian School of Business (ISB) for providing best library services.
Merit certificate received from the New Government Degree College, India for excellence in academic.
MP Sampathkumar and B. Balraj “Management of Electronic Resources and Promotional Activities adopted by RAK MHSU University Library” published in E-Proceeding of International Conference on Emerging Technologies and future of Libraries: Issues and Challenges, held at Gulbarga University, India, 2015.
“Cloud Computing Solutions: Library Perspectives” co- authored by Mr. Sampath Kumar & Mr. Mohammed Shafi published in proceedings of International Conference on Cloud Computing Technologies, Applications and Management which was held from 8th to10th of Dec 2012 at BITS Pilani, Dubai Campus, UAE.
“Library Resource Development and Dissemination of Information@RAK MHSU University Library: Best Practices” co-authored by Mr. Sampath Kumar & Mr. Syed Abdal Ahmed Khan published in proceedings of 3rd KSCLA National Conference on Empowering Libraries for Life Long Learning Skills: Excellence, Creativity and Challenges which was held on 17th & 18th of Aug 2012 at Poojya Doddappa Appa College of Engineering, Gulbarga, Karnataka, India.
Attended onsite training program on Micromedex online resource, 10th Dec 2014, RAKMHSU, RAK, UAE.
Attended onsite training program on Turnitin Plagiarism Software, 10th Feb 2016, RAKMHSU, RAK, UAE.
Attended onsite training program on Nursing Reference Center Plus online resource, 23rd Feb 2016, RAKMHSU, RAK, UAE
Attended ILN Workshop: “Assessment Techniques for the Information Literacy Classroom”, 17th March 2016, New York University, Abdu Dhabi, UAE.
Attended Five days National Workshop on Koha, Dspace and Joomla Library Software’s, 27th June to 1st July 2016, Central University of Kerala, India.
Attended Digital Textbook Symposium – a vision for the future of learning technology, 6th Oct 2016, Zayed University, Dubai, UAE.