Librarian, Information Access Services
Job no: 495878
Work type: Full-time
Location: District Service Center
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday (8:00-5:00)
Job Title Code
Salary Range (Full-Time)
$4,416.67 mo. - $5,079.17 mo. (dependent on experience and other considerations)
A highly technical position responsible for cataloging and classifying books, serials, media, and electronic resources using AACR2, CONSER publications, and Library of Congress classification and subject headings utilizing a considerable amount of information technology software and equipment.
Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Extensive utilization of computer technology to access data, maintain records, generate reports and communicate with others. Must be detail-oriented and have the ability to work systematically and with accuracy. Must have experience in working with an automated library system. Must be flexible and willing to learn new skills in an environment of rapid technological change. Ability to communicate effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds. The ability to provide quality customer service.
Bending, stooping, lifting, and pushing utility tubs and loaded book trucks require moderate physical effort.
Preferred Skills and Experience
- familiarity with Ex Libris Alma is preferred
- experience with ILL a plus
Minimum Knowledge and Experience
Master’s degree or higher in Library Science from an ALA accredited institution plus two years of experience as a cataloger or Bachelor's degree or higher plus 24 hours of graduate courses in Library Science from an ALA accredited institution plus four years of cataloging experience. Official transcript will be required. *** Will be subject to a criminal background check. Some positions may be subject to a fingerprint check. ***
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Catalogs and classifies hard copy and electronic resources using standard bibliographic reference tools. Creates and maintains bibliographic records for the DCCCD automated library system. Participates in planning and implementation of projects to maintain or revise local databases to upgrade the quality of the catalog. Designs and implements processes used in cataloging print and non-print instructional materials. Performs complex original cataloging of new acquisitions when necessary, entering records into local databases and OCLC. Responsible for all formats in any language. Utilizes rapidly changing technology applications, software packages, and computer hardware to perform daily tasks. Assists in training campus library personnel, new catalogers, department assistants, and interns. Participates in team efforts to provide a wide variety of services which support the department functions. Provides interlibrary loans services, serving as a link for the DCCCD and other institutions. Provides reference services for a variety of users through online databases or other technological resources. Performs other related duties as assigned.
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