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*Job Description:*

The American University in Cairo Libraries and Learning Technologies (LLT)
seeks an experienced cataloging / metadata librarian to provide leadership
in a period of change in the library and university. The AUC Library is a
significant supplier of original Arabic catalog records to WorldCat, and of
Arabic name and Islamic subject headings to the LC.

Reporting to the Director for Collections, the successful candidate will
have overall management of and quality control in the Cataloging/Metadata
Services Department. Sets priorities, allocates resources, and develops
plans, policies and practices within the department; administers operations
for original and copy cataloging of print, multi-media resources, electronic
monographs, serials, and databases using MARC or metadata formats;
administers end-processing functions; provides leadership for a
multi-cultural, knowledgeable staff in an environment of anticipated change;
creates a positive work environment.



*Requirements:*

The candidate must have an ALA-accredited MLS, excellent oral and written
English, and 3-5 years’ progressively responsible experience in design and
maintenance of cataloging workflow. Knowledge of the cataloging and related
modules of Innovative Millennium is required. A second Masters degree,
working knowledge of other languages, and experience in a multicultural
environment are highly desirable but not mandatory.

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Additional Information:*

This is a Faculty appointment at the rank of Instructor.
The position will remain open until filled.
Full description and requirements of the position are at
http://library.aucegypt.edu/about/employment.htm

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Application Instructions:*

All applicants must submit the following documents via online:

a) an updated C.V (upload via Step 2 in the next page);
b) a letter of interest;
c) List names & contact information of at least three references familiar
with your professional background;
d) a completed AUC Personal Information
Form<http://aucegypt.interviewexchange.com/static/clients/297AUM1/downloads/PersonalInformationForm.doc>(PIF).


Huguette
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Huguette Yaghmour
Director of Library Automation Systems
The American University in Cairo Library,
New Cairo Campus, AUC Avenue,
P.O. Box 74, New Cairo 11835,  EGYPT
Phone: (20-2)2615-3616   Fax: (20-2)2797-4903
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