Librarian – LAC Federal – Alexandria, VA

LAC Federal is seeking a Librarian to support a Federal Library in the Alexandria, VA, area.  The Librarian will provide research, reference, inter-library loan, cataloging, and training and outreach support for collection consisting of physical and digital items. This is a long term full-time contract (40 hour per week; MondayFriday), benefited position.

Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Qualifications:

  • 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 intense environment

Apply online: https://goo.gl/JxO1T1

 

LAC Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and values diversity in the workforce.

LAC Group is a premier provider of recruiting and consultancy services for information professionals at U.S. and global organizations including Fortune 100 companies, law firms, pharmaceutical companies, large academic institutions, National Libraries and prominent government agencies.

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Digital Curator – LAC Federal – Alexandria, VA

LAC Federal is seeking a part-time Digital Curator to support a Federal Library in the Alexandria, VA, area. The Librarian will be responsible for managing a digital collection in a wide variety of formats in a digital content management system and an Integrated Library System. This is a 20 hour per week position and work is performed on-site during regular business hours.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for managing a digital collection in a wide variety of formats in a digital content management system and an Integrated Library System.
  • Assist in the planning, development and implementation of the CMS and will use metadata schemas, and widely recognized standard to create, describe, and preserve digital objects and ensure the continued access to these assets.
  • Ensure that the naming conventions are consistent throughout the CMS and ILS and will monitor the continued health of the system.

Qualifications:

  • Degree in MLS or MLIS from an ALA accredited institution
  • Knowledge of standards and practices related to digital object management
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Effective teamwork and collaboration skills
  • Ability to build relationships and respond courteously and effectively to customer needs
  • Ability to adjust productively to and communicate about change
  • Ability to take initiative to learn new knowledge and skills

Please apply online at: https://goo.gl/iaegLm

 

LAC Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and values diversity in the workforce.

LAC Group is a premier provider of recruiting and consultancy services for information professionals at U.S. and global organizations including Fortune 100 companies, law firms, pharmaceutical companies, large academic institutions, National Libraries and prominent government agencies.

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Part time circulation Desk Attendant – CUA Law Library – summer

Circulation Desk Attendant, CUA Law Library
One Position Available: ​Tuesdays and Thursdays, Noon – 5pm
Position starts: ASAP!
Position ends: August 1​7, 2017

Rate of pay: $8.50 per hr

Position description: attends to the Circulation Desk, assists patrons in obtaining reserve materials, and uses the circulation system to charge out materials to patrons. Answers simple directional questions (no reference assistance). Services printers and photocopiers when needed. Studying is permitted when no other assignments are pending. Previous customer service is helpful but not necessary. May pick up other shifts by substituting for other desk attendants when needed.

Contact Dawn Sobol or Frances Brillantine at the Circulation Desk if interested in applying, or send a resume to sobol@law.edu or brillantine@law.edu.

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Librarian/Copy Cataloger – LAC Federal – Suitland, MD

LAC Federal is seeking a part-time Librarian/Copy Cataloger to work at a Federal Agency in Suitland, Maryland.  The Librarian will support the library as they work to complete a backlog of titles for copy cataloging using a SIRSI integrated library system (ILS) and OCLC ensuring that all titles meet current RDA standards.  This is a 12 hour per week position and work is performed on-site during regular business hours.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide support at the reference desk for interlibrary loan (ILL), research/reference support, and other front desk duties.
  • Other duties as assigned including indexing and abstracting of business or scientific documents, public and technical services expertise, Web site development and/or online searching experience.

Qualifications:

  • At least 2 years’ experience providing the duties described in this position
  • Knowledge of cataloging and RDA standards
  • Experience using an ILS, particularly SIRSI Dynix
  • Experience provide ILL and reference support
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively with other library and agency staff

Apply online at: https://goo.gl/Lt2Dul

LAC Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and values diversity in the workforce.

LAC Group is a premier provider of recruiting and consultancy services for information professionals at U.S. and global organizations including Fortune 100 companies, law firms, pharmaceutical companies, large academic institutions, National Libraries and prominent government agencies.

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Young Adult Services (Associate Librarian I) – Washington County Free Library – Hagerstown, MD

The Fletcher Branch of the Washington County Free Library, YA Dept. has an immediate opening.  This is a full-time vacancy available for an Associate Librarian I. He/she must be an energetic, team-oriented YA Library Associate with a strong public service commitment.  Candidate must provide library service and programming for and with young adults and those who work with young adults.  Constant contact and collaboration with young adults (typically ages 13-18) including those with diverse backgrounds and abilities. It is essential that the candidate be team minded, and be open to changes as new ideas and programs emerge. Also must secure Maryland Certification within 24 months of appointment.  Application and cover letter must be received not later than 5 PM, June 23, 2017.

A work schedule that includes evenings, Saturday and Sunday hours.

Education/Qualification:

Bachelor’s degree.  Experience in work for and with young adults (ages 13-18).

Applications can be downloaded from our website: www.washcolibrary.org

Email: admhr@washcolibrary.org

FAX 301-739-7603

Mailing address: Washington County Free Library, 100 S. Potomac Street, Attn: Administration, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

 

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Children’s Associate Librarian I (Part-Time) – Washington County Free Library – Hagerstown, MD

Children’s Associate Librarian I (Part-Time) The Fletcher Branch of the Washington County Free Library has an immediate PT, 20 hours per week position for a Children’s Associate Librarian I.  The tentative schedule is Tues., Wed. and Thurs 5:15 to 9:15 pm and Sat. 8:45 am to 5:15 pm.  Duties include: Thursday evening story time; Saturday movie and science programming; children’s reference work – answering a wide range of questions by phone & email as well as helping children and families find information in the library’s collections; assisting the public in the use of library resources, facilities, and equipment, helping full time staff with children’s programs, and other duties as assigned.  KSA: Bachelor’s degree required; strong computer skills, excellent oral and written communication skills are a must.  Candidate must be comfortable working with children. Previous experience with library and /or children’s work desired. Valid driver’s license required.  Must secure MD Certification with 2 years of appointment.  To apply, please complete an application which can be downloaded from our website www.washcolibrary.org.  Submit your application, cover letter and resume.

Deadline: 5:00 PM Friday, June 23, 2017

Selected application will be selected for interview.

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Engineering Librarian – United States Naval Academy – Annapolis, MD

The United States Naval Academy is recruiting a Research and Instruction Librarian specializing in engineering. Located on the beautiful Severn River in historic Annapolis, the Naval Academy is a Middle States accredited, top tier liberal arts college and service academy with a diverse student body  and a demonstrated commitment to teaching and research.

Engineering has a central role in educating midshipmen to address the technological needs of the Navy and Marine Corps.  The Research and Instruction Librarian for Engineering will teach information literacy, provide research assistance and serve as subject specialist for faculty and midshipmen in this important discipline.  Candidates with a science or engineering background are preferred.

This is a 12 month faculty position with a 3 year renewable appointment, highly competitive salary, and full federal benefits. Position begins in August 2017.

Applications will be reviewed beginning June 5, 2017, but the position will remain open until filled.  For more information about the position and how to apply, see: https://www.usna.edu/HRO/jobinfo/researchinstructlib-engineering-17.php

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MSLIS Degree Information Session (Virtual) Today at 12:30 p.m.

Join us online today for a virtual information session to learn about what a Master of Science in Library and Information Science (MSLIS) can do for you!

WHEN: Tuesday, June 13, at 12:30 p.m.

WHERE: http://catholicu.adobeconnect.com/june-13-info/

We offer ten courses of study, including specialized fields such as Cultural Heritage Information Management, Health Sciences, Law Librarianship, School Library Media, as well as Generalist and other options.

We hope to see you soon!

 

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Part-time Library Assistant – Washington International Primary School – Washington, DC

Washington International School Primary School, an independent IB language immersion school for children in Preschool – Grade 5 in Georgetown (DC) is hiring a part-time library assistant. The position will begin in late August and go through the academic year 2017-2018. The hours are approximately 20 hours (over 3 days which must include a Wednesday) per week. It pays $17/hour.

The detailed job description is at http://www.wis.edu/page.cfm?p=520. Interested candidates should send their resume and letter of interest to hrlibrary@wis.edu.

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Stonewall Inn Internship – Stonewall National Monument – New York, NY

Expected Dates: July 10, 2017 to October 29, 2017

Site: Manhattan Sites

Position ID: PO-00723785

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

The Interpretation and Social Media Intern(s) will assist the Chief of Interpretation, Education and Visitor Services for Manhattan Sites to provide quality visitor experiences, work with the general public, produce and post content to social media outlets, park websites, Twitter, Flickr, Instagram and Facebook at Stonewall National Monument.

There is one position that is being recruited to work with the two rangers at Stonewall National Monument. They will work Tuesdays- Saturdays from 11:45 am – 8:15 pm.

Work may include weekends and holidays and may involve live social media posts.

QUALIFICATIONS:

The Interpretation and Social Media Intern should have the following skills and experience:

  • Knowledge and understanding of customer service
  • Ability to effectively communicate with a variety of visitors
  • Ability to work well in a diverse team environment with individuals of varying temperaments and abilities
  • Experience writing and conducting research
  • Strong familiarity with the social media platforms
  • Computer literate and knowledge/understanding of Microsoft Office software
  • Interest in the National Park Service mission and the parks in New York.

ACCOUNTABILITY:

The Interpretation and Social Media Interns will report directly to the Chief of Interpretation, Education and Visitor Services who is responsible for his/her assigned tasks, duty performance and mentoring.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Present formal and informal talks, guided tours, historic education programs or multi-media presentations
  • Provide information, directions and guidance to visitors to help them enjoy their experience
  • Utilize social media platforms as a tool to broaden awareness of the NPS sites in NYC and promote programs and events
  • Complete an in-depth project or research task to provide a learning experience and a tangible product for the park
  • Attend training and meetings as necessary

Stonewall National Monument New York, New York

In-service training for job position

The interns will have full access to natural, cultural, & recreational resources of the 10 parks in NYC. They will be introduced to staff & partners and this will present the opportunity to further explore non-work experiences, of which there are many.

To Apply: https://www.thesca.org/serve/position/interpretation-and-social-media-intern-stonewall-innnyc-candidate/po-00723785

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