LAC Group is seeking a Librarian to support a Federal Library in the Greater Washington, DC area. The Librarian will provide research, reference, interlibrary loan, cataloging, and
training and outreach support for a collection consisting of physical and digital items. This is a long term full-time contract (40 hours per week; Monday - Friday), benefited position.
Provide research/reference service both online and in person.
Provide cataloging support to ensure that the library’s catalog is accurate and meets the most current standards.
Process ILL requests and provide circulation duties for the physical items in the collection
Participate in marketing and outreach of the library services.
Keep current trends in library technologies and make suggestions that will improve or enhance access to the Library’s online content.
Support training by coordinating with vendors and providing direct training to users
Assist in collection development and maintenance of the physical and virtual collections.
Assist in planning, developing and implementing digital content management solutions and curating the digital collection
Other duties include tracking usage statistics, participation in special projects as assigned.
Degree in MLS or MLIS from an ALA-accredited institution
Professional knowledge of the theories, concepts, principles, and techniques of librarianship in order to provide effective reference support.
Must be team-oriented with excellent interpersonal communications skills to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships within the library and with library clientele.
Ability to work in a fast-paced, information-intensive environment