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Cataloging/Metadata Librarian

Publicado por
College of Southern Idaho
|
Twin Falls, ID
Nuevo
|
Publicado hace 22 días

This position manages the creation and enrichment of metadata representing the Libraries’ digital and physical collections and other materials. The Cataloging/Metadata Librarian will perform original cataloging and catalog maintenance in all formats in a mixed RDA/AACR2 environment using the MARC standard and may work with other metadata standards and schemas (e.g. BIBFRAME) as the need arises. Key responsibilities include:

  • Applies metadata to library and other materials records according to library designated standards with understanding of system capabilities and implications; materials may include print, microform, and electronic resources
  • Contributes to original, copy, and batch cataloging
  • Contributes to database maintenance efforts to identify and correct error in bibliographic records and to process authority record control
  • Keeps abreast of emerging trends, innovations and best practices affecting library systems and catalogs, and of methods of electronic resources management and metadata standards
  • Uses available tools, including MarcEdit and OCLC Connexion Client, to implement changes and enhancements to Sierra
  • Works the Circulation Desk 10% of scheduled hours

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum of A.A. degree in Library Science or similar field plus experience cataloging
  • Knowledge and understanding of 2017 ALCTS Core Competencies for Cataloging and Metadata Professional Librarians
  • Knowledge and understanding of library-based descriptive standards and specialized rules (e.g. RDA)


Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of recent developments and emerging trends in technical services and academic research libraries, including familiarity with the use of linked data and future implementation of BIBFRAME by libraries
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a complex, rapidly changing and professionally diverse environment


Salary

 

This position has a proposed starting salary of $40,000+benefits. Benefits include tuition reimbursement, comprehensive health, dental, and vision; life insurance; disability plan; employee assistance program (EAP); excellent retirement options and company contribution; and generous paid time off/sick leave accrual.


The College of Southern Idaho is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. The College prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other legally protected status. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged.

This position manages the creation and enrichment of metadata representing the Libraries’ digital and physical collections and other materials. The Cataloging/Metadata Librarian will perform original cataloging and catalog…

Detalles a Simple Vista

  • Flexibilidad
    A Tiempo Completo
  • Tipo de contrato
    Contrato indefinido
  • Fecha de inicio
    1 de febrero de 2022
  • Educación
    Formación Corta
Salario
Al menos USD $40.000
/ año

Ubicación

Presencial
315 Falls Ave, Twin Falls, ID 83301, USA

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