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Librarian-LAC Group

  • 07 Oct 2019 11:53 AM
    Message # 7921280

    Position Title: 

    Librarian-LAC Group

    Position Description:

    LAC Group is seeking an experienced Librarian to work on-site for a major federal agency in the Washington DC area. The selected individual will assist in the management of digital collections, reference support and metadata creation. This is a one-year full-time (40 hours a week; Monday to Friday) benefited contract position with option to extend.

    Metadata Creation for various material types
    Upgrade Bibliographic records as needed
    Create locally defined index terms for descriptive metadata and create metadata using these terms
    Create metadata records for materials according to RDA and/or AACR2 rules, use MARC21 format standards, utilize LC subject headings and LC or SuDocs Classification,
    Load existing or new records on appropriate local library databases
    Create and maintain virtual libraries and websites; this includes content management, maintaining the websites and theme pages, and creating research guides
    Provide scheduled analytic reports and ad hoc reports as requested
    Provide reference support as needed
    Provide on site patron assistance
    Provide on site training and assistance to library patrons on library equipment.
    Coordinate project plans as needed with Library staff
    Screen in coming reference calls and provide accurate responses to simple, readily available information.
    Other projects as assigned

    Master’s of Library Science
    Two years experience performing similar tasks in a library
    Knowledge of digital curation lifecycle and management
    Experience with digital repositories and metadata standards
    Experience with a programming language preferred
    Experience with web development

    Application Process:



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