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Librarian-LAC Group

  • 22 Apr 2021 10:25 AM
    Message # 10338831
    Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Position Title:

    Librarian-LAC Group

    Position Description:

    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)

    Application Process:



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