Rindra is the Assistant Director of NTU Library's Advisory and Consultation Team. His responsibilities include planning and providing leadership in the provision of advisory and consultation services and information support to faculty, researchers and students in the College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (CoHASS) among others. In addition to that, he also serves as a liaison librarian and provides outreach to the CoHASS cluster.
- Masters of Science, MSc (Information Studies), Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, 2002
- Bachelor of Information Technology (with Distinction), Queensland Uni of Technology, Australia, 1995
Rindra has worked in the library arena for more than 20 years. He started his career at Singapore Polytechnic Library as a Reference Librarian. He led a Quality Circle team that won a National Award for a library project on Library Booking system. During his time at Singapore Polytechnic, Rindra also took up the role as an Advisor to the Singapore Polytechnic Malay Language Society.
After spending more than ten years at Singapore Polytechnic, he later moved to Li Ka Shing Library, Singapore Management University to work as a Reference Librarian cum Webmaster. One of his significant accomplishments was leading the library website usability project.
Before joining NTU Library in 2018, Rindra had the opportunity to work in a Graduate Research University, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) located in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He took up the role of Access and Digital Services Specialist (later Access Lead). Some of his achievements during his stint at KAUST include: leading several projects in the area of Electronic Resources Management, Web Discovery Layer Services and Usability Study.
He has served on the following committees and groups:
He is currently serving on the following committees and groups:
Singapore Polytechnic 10 Years Long Service Award, 2006
Book Chapter / Others: