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Cataloging/Metadata Librarian

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The University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Maryland, USA

The University of Maryland Eastern Shore invites applicants to apply for a full-time, twelve-month, tenured track faculty position. Librarian Rank will be assigned at the initial appointment to the position.

Responsibilities     

  • Performs original & copy cataloging records for print, non-print & digital items
  • Maintains knowledge of professional cataloging standards (MARC, AACR2, OCLC)
  • Monitors catalog cleanup with changes in catalog standards & system upgrades
  • Assists in the maintenance & operation of the library‚Äôs automation system for bibliographic control
  • Information literacy instruction
  • Supervision of Library Services Tech & student assistant;
  • Reference desk assistance
  • Serves as faculty library liaison for assigned areas
  • Serves on library, university & consortium committees.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned
Required Qualifications     

  • Graduate degree in library science or related degree from an ALA accredited institution
  • One to three years of library experience.
  • Must be able to work some Saturdays
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities     

  • Familiar with all aspects & guidelines of cataloging tools & principles (Integrated Library Systems, LC Subject Headings & Classification, OCLC bibliographic formats & authority files
  • MARC, AACR2, OCLC experience; experience with integrated library systems & the OCLC system
  • Collection development experience
  • Ability to work as a team and/or work independently
  • Ability to problem solve
  • Ability to communicate effectively

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Employer: The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (@UMESNews)
Location: Maryland, USA
Posted Date: 11/05/2023
Expiry Date: 11/09/2023
Type: Full-Time
Categories: Librarian / Information Professional / Archivist
Ref: DN-JB-1290
Added by: DAM News Administrator
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