Technical Services LibrarianThe University of the Arts, University Libraries
Responsible for planning, directing, and conducting technical services activities including cataloging, authority work, serials, processing, and preservation; managing and maintaining those functions and database maintenance projects in the libraries' Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Millennium system; and planning for and implementation of metadata for digitization projects. Supervises and evaluates two cataloging/technical services assistants and student assistants. Works closely with music librarian in coordinating cataloging activities, and all librarians in planning library-wide operations and programs. Performs regular reference duties.
Requirements include an ALA-accredited masterís degree in library/information science; a minimum of 2 years professional cataloging experience including authority work in an online environment; extensive knowledge of the current cataloging standards, AACR2, MARC, LCSH, and OCLC systems and functions; knowledge of non-MARC metadata schemes and thesauri; experience using an integrated library system, preferably an Innovative Interfaces, Inc. Millennium system; and supervisory experience. A background in the arts, experience cataloging music and media materials, and serials and reference experience preferred.
For more information, see the Technical Services Librarian listing at http://www.uarts.edu/about/637.html
Availability: Immediate. Applications will be reviewed until position is filled. Preference given to applications received by September 1, 2007. EOE
To apply: Qualified applicants should submit letters of application, resumes and three references to:
The University of the Arts
320 S. Broad Street, Room. 140
Philadelphia, PA 19102
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