Applications are invited for consideration for appointment to the following position:
Cataloging Librarian – Full Time
The candidate must demonstrate personal initiative in applying relevant technologies to teaching, learning and bibliographic control. Must also be able to meet changing user needs; to learn, to critically evaluate and to troubleshoot new technologies. Must collaborate and communicate with Library administration and faculty and have research and cataloging skills needed to support faculty research and teaching initiatives. Candidate must have expertise in an online medium and have the vision to translate traditional library services into online media, including digital information and management of knowledge.
Must have MLS/MLIS degree from an ALA-accredited institution and at least 2 years of cataloging experience, preferably in an academic library; excellent interpersonal, organization, communication and presentation skills; an ability to interact and work with a diverse group of patrons and co-workers; and an ability to work both independently and in a team environment. Should be acquainted with services such as OCLC, ILLiad, SFX, MARC and metadata standards for the representation of library information in electronic format. Preference will be given to a candidate with a second subject Master’s degree or 30 additional graduate credits, and a knowledge of foreign languages.
June 19, 2009
How to Apply:
Mail two (2) copies of resume and letter of application to:
Long Island University/C.W. Post Campus
720 Northern Boulevard
Brookville, NY 11548