Dr. Jivesh Bansal (born 1976) is currently working as a Deputy Librarian at Panjab University, Chandigarh. He has a brilliant academic record to his credit. He joined Panjab University, Chandigarh as an Assistant Librarian in the year 2001. He was awarded doctoral degree in Library & Information Science by the Panjab University, Chandigarh in 2013. Earlier, he did his Masters in Library & Information Science (M.Lib) from Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra (Haryana) in the year 1998.
He specialises in the field of Knowledge Organisation, Open Access and User Studies He has contributed more than one dozen of research papers/articles in various national journal of repute and edited volumes, participated in several outreach programmes by way of delivering addresses/ invited talks in several seminars/conferences, etc.