[Moderator's note: A message from Susan Whitmore at the NIH Library.
Contact information for this job posting is at the end of the message.
Informationist - The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Library in
Bethesda, Maryland, seeks innovative professional librarians able to
demonstrate current knowledge of information science and biomedicine;
to work in an environment that fosters learning, collaboration and
and possessing a strong service orientation.
The NIH Library has career openings for four Informationists. These
positions require a person who is highly trained in both information
and biomedicine who will work as an integral part of research and
care teams at NIH providing specialized expertise in information
that contributes vitally to research and clinical situations.
responsibilities include providing information services in a highly
automated environment, instructing researchers and clinicians in the
electronic resources, developing the Library's Web site, and evaluating
selecting the electronic and print collections.
The NIH is one of the largest biomedical research centers in the world,
a staff of about 18,000 - 6,000 of whom are Ph.D.'s and/or physicians.
NIH Library supports the biomedical and behavioral research needs of
community with a comprehensive range of scientific, medical, and
administrative information and support services.
Beginning salary range is $55,694 to $72,400 with promotion potential
position with a salary range of $66,229 to $86,095. Applicants must
a vacancy announcement to ensure that applications contain all
information. Announcements are available on the Library's web page at
http://nihlibrary.nih.gov under 'About the Library' or contact Ms.
Canada, ORS Human Resources Office, 31 Center Drive, Bldg. 31, Rm
Bethesda, MD 20892-2157, telephone 301/402-1528, email
[log in to unmask], fax 301/402-1057. Applications must be
postmarked by June 7, 2002. NIH is an Equal Opportunity Employer.