LAC Group seeks a dynamic and experienced Librarian to join a contract supporting the library for a well-known governmental agency located in the Washington, D.C area. The Librarian will be primarily responsible for creating, updating and maintaining library catalog and other metadata records for both print and online resources. Travel to other agency locations in the Washington, D.C. Metro area may be required. This is a full-time, 40 hour per week, fully benefited position.
Candidates must be able to pass a background investigation. Active or recently completed background investigation strongly preferred.
Creating, updating, and maintaining library catalog and other metadata records for print and electronic resources
Maintaining records for subscriptions and information products requests
Creating and maintaining vertical file records
Verifying and update local holding records
Digitizing print materials for online access
Maintaining patron records
Master's degree in library and Information Science
At least 2-3 years of professional experience in a library or information center
Knowledge of OCLC and other cataloging utilities
Knowledge Integrated Library Systems (ILS)
Knowledge of Innovative Interfaces' Sierra strongly preferred
Knowledge of major online services and vendors, especially in the areas of metadata standards, user account administration, and quality assurance in online catalog systems.
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work in a fast paced environment to meet deadlines
Knowledge of the following standards: Dublin Core, Anglo-American Cataloging Rules, 2nd edition, Revised (AACR2R), and Resource Description and Access (RDA)