James Madison University (JMU) Libraries & Educational Technologies (L&ET) seeks a dynamic, creative, and service-oriented colleague to provide leadership, vision and oversight of JMU Libraries’ digital collections. The Digital Collections Librarian will work closely with colleagues across L&ET to ensure that JMU Libraries’ digital collections are fully integrated into the Libraries’ collections and services. This position will serve as a member of a team of librarians and staff committed to effectively managing, accessing and preserving the Libraries’ expanding digital collections, including serving as point person for outreach to faculty, staff and students in the implementation of a digital repository system. Continue reading
Kent Free Library, a member of the Portage Library Consortium, is currently seeking an innovative and experienced Cataloger for our Technical Services Department. The Technical Services Department is responsible for the acquisition, cataloging and processing of library materials. Under the direction of the Technical Services Manager, the successful candidate will demonstrate a working knowledge of the professional skills needed to catalog and classify materials in multiple formats and proficiency in maintaining the library’s bibliographic database. This includes the cataloging and classification of library materials in all formats (print, audiovisual, and electronic) for adult and juvenile audiences, adhering to national standards, local/consortium implementation and best practices; the review, evaluation and correction of external records to align with internal practice; updating, enhancing, and modifying bibliographic and item records in the library’s online catalog as needed; leading or contributing to special cataloging projects as assigned that enhance the library’s cataloging operation and improve the customer experience for library users; participation in establishing cataloging, authority control and bibliographic maintenance policies and procedures; and remaining current with trends and issues in cataloging and bibliographic control.
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LAC Group is seeking Korean Foreign Language Catalogers (Virtual) for our client, an academic University, for a project in Washington, DC, but can work remotely from any location in the US. Candidates must be fluent in Korean and have previous experience cataloging library materials in Korean. Cataloger’s will be reading print material, translating those materials into English and cataloging.
- Provide the Library with full level catalog records with Library of Congress call numbers, including a date and cataloged to national cataloging standards, MARC21, LCSH, ISBD and AACR2rev, as well as other protocols and specifications contained in your profile;
- Previous experience using the Voyager ILS System is preferred.
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PVL # 76399
Working Title: Original Cataloger
Official Title: ACADEMIC LIBRARIAN(R04DN) or ASSOC ACAD LIBRARIAN(R04FN)
Degree and area of specialization: MLS from an ALA-accredited program or non-U.S. equivalent.
- Knowledge of and experience with cataloging standards and schema such as RDA, AACR2, LC-PCC PS, LCSH, and the MARC21 format.
- At least one year of cataloging experience using OCLC within an integrated library system (such as Voyager). Continue reading
The Ohio State University Libraries is a cultural, social and intellectual crossroads for cultivating intellectual inquiry, promoting academic discourse and fostering lifelong learning. To connect our electronic resource collections to our vibrant user community, we are seeking a collaborative and service-oriented Electronic Resources Metadata and Discovery Librarian with strategic vision to manage and lead our Electronic Resources Cataloging Program. To learn more about the position and the application process, please visit http://library.osu.edu/about/jobs/faculty/.
Schedule: Full-time (37.5 hours per week); Standard Work Week; Occasional evening & weekend hours required
Yale University offers exciting opportunities for achievement and growth in New Haven, Connecticut. Conveniently located between Boston and New York, New Haven is the creative capital of Connecticut with cultural resources that include two major art museums, a critically-acclaimed repertory theater, state-of-the-art concert hall, and world-renowned schools of Architecture, Art, Drama, and Music. Continue reading