Library Technician

Ottawa
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Created: August 2, 2012

Description

Apologies for the cross postings . . . . LAC Group seeks Library Technician to provide cataloging support services for large-scale cataloging and digitization initiative. Work location is Denver, CO. Position is subject to award.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides support services for digital initiatives
  • Provides routine copy cataloging or print and electronic resources
  • Assist in using bibliographic tools, such as Library of Congress classification and Subject Headings
  • Performs routine inquiries and refers persons requiring professional assistance to the librarian
  • Assists Project Manager in verifying bibliographic information on all items to be digitized
  • Assists with preparing materials for imaging and packing materials for shipment to offsite vendor
  • Maintains and monitors an inventory of outgoing and incoming materials from vendor to ensure that all original materials have been returned
  • Inspects digitized materials for quality assurance
  • Perform routine clerical functions such as copying, scanning and indexing as required
  • Review and add basic metadata as needed to digital objects
  • Maintain statistics and reports on activities
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree from a recognized college or technical institute with credits in library science or computer science
  • Demonstrated experience providing library support services.
  • Knowledge of library techniques, systems and procedures.
  • Knowledge of sources of reference and bibliographic material.
  • Demonstrated experience cataloging print and electronic resources.
  • Experience using an Integrated Library System
  • Knowledge and experience with full level OCLC-MARC format, AACR2R, and Library of Congress (LC) Classification and Subject Headings
  • Ability to use and explain library facilities, including catalogs and other reference aids
  • Ability to communicate ideas effectively, orally and in writing
  • Ability to establish effective working relationships with all members of the project team
  • Excellent customer service skills

For immediate consideration, please visit http://goo.gl/ID4cn

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LAC Group is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer who values diversity in the workplace.

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Published: Thursday, August 2, 2012 17:13 UTC


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