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The Congressional Research Service (CRS) seeks a Supervisory Librarian (Acquisitions Specialist) to serve in the Knowledge Asset Management Group (KAMG) within the CRS Knowledge Services Group (KSG). The KSG provides authoritative information research and comprehensive knowledge management practices to the CRS research community and Congress. This position is being offered at the GS-14 level ($88,369 - $114,882).

The Supervisory Librarian will be responsible for effectively managing Acquisitions Section staff including Librarians and Library Technicians in order to accomplish the work of the unit. The incumbent will be granted a high degree of independence, exercising considerable judgment in carrying out duties and responsibilities in accordance with industry best practices and CRS guidelines and policies. Primary duties include the development of acquisition strategies for acquiring materials in all subject area including law, social sciences, and public policy as well as in all formats including electronic resources, serials, government and congressional documents. 

Interested applicants must either apply online (preferred) at or call (202) 707-5627 to request an applicant job kit.  Please refer to vacancy #050119 in all correspondence. Applications must be received by May 31, 2005. Located within the Library of Congress, CRS is the public policy research arm of the United States Congress and is fully committed to workforce diversity.