Cataloger/Associate LibrarianAmon Carter Museum Library.
Catalog and assist with the processing and storing of library materials; Assist the Library Director with maintenance and development of library services for museum staff and public.
Duties include: Original and copy cataloging of monographic and serial materials in all formats; oversee technical services workflow and quality control; assist in supervising paraprofessional catalogers, library assistants, and volunteers; provide reference and research service to museum staff and public; work with Library Director to establish departmental policies and procedures, as well as long-range planning; coordinate the implementation and maintenance of library software and upgrades; liaise with museum IT department and Texas Christian University; responsible for local system administration of EX LIBRIS and OCLC; facilitate interlibrary loan and exchange programs; assist Webmaster in maintaining the library’s web presence; participate in staff training; compile library statistics and administer stack storage areas. Reports to Library Director.
Requires: ALA-accredited MLS with at least three years of cataloging experience; thorough knowledge of cataloging principles and procedures including AACR2, USMARC formats, LCSH, authority control, and LC classification; in-depth experience with an integrated library system (EX LIBRIS and OCLC preferred); excellent computer skills including HTML, MS Office, and Outlook; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a diverse community of colleagues and library users; ability to work independently and as part of a team; background in art history and/or American history preferred.
Position open until filled.
Mail, fax, or e-mail letter, resume and references to:
Amon Carter Museum
3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Fort Worth, TX 76107
Fax (817) 989-5149;