Dr. Mallikarjun N Mulimani, Selection Grade Librarian Government First Grade College Beedi, Tq.Khanapur. Dt. Belagavi.Dr. M. N. Mulimani joined on deputation ( for weekly 2 days) as Chief Librarian Higher Education Academy, Dharwad in October 2017. He has completed his MLISc with second rank and secured Dr. S. R. Ranganathan Memorial Gold medal and did his Ph.D on "Cost effectiveness of UGC INFONET e- journals consortium accessed by selected three universities of Karnataka State" from KUD and his search for knowledge is added with his post graduation in political science. In pursuit of practical knowledge he bagged Post Graduate Diploma in Library Automation and Networking certificate from University of Hyderabad for his professional proficiency. He is involved in many academic and research work as the coordinator of RUSA, I T and EDUSAT. He is the author of library and information science books and valuable contribution to research oriented national and international journals by way of articles and papers as many as 21. His work experience also includes editing Journal of Library and Information Technology and presentation of papers in various conferences and workshops.