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Cataloger/Librarian-MacroSys, LLC

  • 20 Mar 2020 12:43 PM
    Message # 8845200

    Position Title:

    Cataloger/Librarian-MacroSys, LLC

    Position Description:

    MacroSys, LLC seeks a temporary, full-time Cataloger/Librarian to provide cataloging support and other services to the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Research Library at the Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center, located in McLean, VA. The term will be from approximately August 24 – December 31, 2020.

    - Perform simple and complex cataloging for digital publications in a central repository
    - Create catalog records for print technical materials and assign subject headings and call numbers
    - Prepare an inventory of publications selected for digitization and pack materials
    - Check-in serials, shelve materials, and perform other collection activities
    - Assist with other tasks including circulation, interlibrary loan, and reference/research requests
    - Track tasks and maintain statistics

    - Master of Library Science (MLS) or equivalent from an ALA accredited school
    - Familiarity with cataloging standards, including MARC, AACR2, RDA, and Dublin Core
    - Experience using Library of Congress Subject Headings and Library of Congress Classification
    - Familiarity with cataloging tools such as OCLC Connexion and Classification Web
    - Experience with integrated library systems, bibliographic maintenance, and data cleanup
    - Experience performing online database research, synthesizing information, and presenting results
    - Ability to fill interlibrary loans and other requests for information
    - Ability to communicate verbally and in writing with customers and library personnel
    - Excellent customer service skills
    - Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Office

    Preferred Qualifications:
    - Experience with cataloging publications into a digital repository and integrated library system
    - Experience conducting an inventory of materials in a library or archives setting

    Application Process:
    Interested candidates should email resumes and cover letters by April 30, 2020 to Deena Yerushalmi at: Applications will be reviewed as they are received.



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