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Date: Fri, 10 Jan 1997 08:17:32 EDT
From: "r. lee hadden" <[log in to unmask]>
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Subject: JOBS: PT- 1 Person Lib- DC
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Date: Thu, 9 Jan 1997 07:27:37 PST
Reply-to: Kay Dorko <[log in to unmask]>
From: Kay Dorko <[log in to unmask]>
Organization: Editorial Projects in Education
Subject: Library Assisant (part-time) -- Education Week -- Washington, DC
To: Multiple recipients of list LIBJOBS <[log in to unmask]>
PART-TIME LIBRARY ASSISTANT POSITION
Education Week, the weekly newspaper of record for K-12, has
a part-time library assistant position available in a busy
one-person library. This is an excellent opportunity to gain
hands-on experience in a news environment and to hone basic
library and research skills.
This position calls for a flexible, computer-literate
individual who can work as part of a team in providing
online research and basic reference services to reporters
and editors of our weekly publication; as well as provide
assistance to readers and develop new information products.
The position has a flexible schedule, of up to 28 hours per
week and pays $12.00/hour without benefits.
The major tasks for a library assistant include:
Providing reference assistance for our staff and responding
to reader requests for articles and information on specific
Responding to requests for reprint permission and assisting
with the book cataloging project.
Working with the librarian, reporters and feature editors to
prepare references for stories and provide links for online
Reviewing all incoming journals and publications for
education-related materials to share with staff.
Checking in and routing serials to staff, using DBTextWorks.
Assisting the Web Team in preparing "Issues Pages" on hot
topics in the field of K-12 education.
Assisting with a variety of online database searches for
staff, including Nexis, UMI & Dow Jones.
To apply, send a cover letter and resume to:
4301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 250
Washington, DC 20008
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