Network Bulletin No. 00-41 

Date: August 11, 2000

Subject: Staff, Network

Index term:  Vacancy--Tennessee 

NLS has been asked to announce the following vacancy:

Position:    Library Assistant IV II--Reader Advisor

Location:    Tennessee State Library and Archives
Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (LBPH)

Salary:      $1,670 Monthly

Duties and Responsibilities:   Initiates  service to new
patrons by adding patron records to library's database;
works with other staff to complete service initiation;
maintains patron confidentiality; updates patron on-line
records as address, name, and reading-interest changes
become known; provides new patron orientation; selects books
and/or magazines in special media for patrons; searches
bibliographic sources for appropriate titles; keeps current,
accurate on-line patron records; maintains patron reserve
lists; monitors continuing patron service; provides
information and advice on LBPH services as well as
information on services available from other related
agencies and organizations.  This division is a regional
network library for the National Library Service for the
Blind and Physically Handicapped/Library of Congress (NLS). 
Reader Advisor provides comprehensive services to print-
handicapped Tennesseans.

Qualifications:   Education equivalent to graduation from a
standard high school and experience of four years or more of
library or related work with the public.  Qualifying library
course work may be substituted for year-to-year experience.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 
To apply, submit resum‚ and/or state application to:

Personnel Office
Secretary of State
312 8th Avenue North, 7th Floor
William R. Snodgrass Tower
Nashville, TN  37243

For further information contact:

Carolyn Hoover Sung
Network Division

[Attachment: This bulletin contained an attachment that
was mailed to the network on August 11, 2000.]