Part-Time Librarian or Library/Information School Graduate Student Supporting the National Library of Medicine – Bethesda, MD

Exciting learning opportunity and experience for a librarian or library or information school student in the emerging field of disaster health information.

ICF International assists the National Library of Medicine with a variety of disaster medicine and public health activities and is looking for:

  • Part-time (~20  hours); Flexible hours/days to accommodate  schedules
  • Background in science, public health, allied health, emergency management is highly  desirable,
  • Excellent writing skills and attention to detail required
  • Ability to develop, edit, update materials quickly in response to disasters and public health emergencies
  • Master degree in library science or library & information science is preferred

    Duties may include:

  • Reviewing Web page links and selection of resources for disaster health topic Web pages
  • Updating and maintaining Web site using content management software (CMS).
  • Ensuring Web documents are Section 508 compliant; experience with section 508 compliance not required, but highly  desirable
  • Selection, data entry, and writing annotations for disaster medicine and public health grey literature database.
  • Assist in working with partners, collaborators and audiences by responding to inquiries,
    • Scheduling, planning, and attending meetings, meeting minute preparation, and
    • corresponding via phone or email
  • Testing and review of disaster health databases and mobile applications
  • Testing training materials and participate in disaster health information continuing education classes
  • Managing administration functions of a Listserv
  • Monitoring of multiple RSS feeds for new resources
  • Monitoring, message writing and posting on Twitter account and other social media platforms as requested.

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