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Beatriz Collazo
MLS Candidate, December 2011
University of Maryland iSchool
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From: "Karen E. Patterson" <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Sep 22, 2011 12:31 PM
Subject: [ISCHOOLDISCUSSION] Position: U.S. Government Information Librarian
To: <[log in to unmask]>

Please post this position:****

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Title: U.S. Government Information Librarian****

Category: Librarian (Open Rank)****

Department: U.S. Government Information, Maps & GIS Services****

Benefits: 22 Days Annual Leave, 15 Days of Sick Leave,****

3 Days Personal Leave, 15 Paid Holidays,****

Tuition Remission, Health, Dental, Vision, and Prescription****

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The University of Maryland Libraries at College Park is seeking a U.S.
Government Information Librarian. This librarian manages the work of the
U.S. Government Information, Maps & GIS Services (GovMG) team; is the
Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) Regional Librarian to the over
sixty FDLP libraries; and has collection, reference, and instruction
responsibilities in the subject area of U.S. Government Information. The
duties also include development of new models for the regional FDLP
operations.****

Requirements:****

**         **MLS degree from an ALA-accredited institution of higher
education.****

**         **Demonstrated knowledge of Federal government information in
all formats and familiarity with the Federal Depository Library Program.****

**         **At least one year of supervisory experience.****

**         **Demonstrated computer literacy skills including proficiency
with productivity software and emerging technologies.****

**         **Demonstrated commitment to public service and ability to work
effectively and creatively with library staff and patrons.****

**         **Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to function
independently and in groups.****

**         **Excellent oral and written communication skills.****

**         **Demonstrated ability to meet faculty appointment, promotion,
and permanent status criteria.****

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For more information on the position description, please go the following
website: http://www.lib.umd.edu/PASD/LPO/LibJobs/GovInfo2011.pdf****

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Position is appointed to Librarian Faculty Ranks as established by the
University System of Maryland Board of Regents. Rank at appointment is based
on the successful applicant's experience and relevant credentials. For
additional information, consult the following website:
http://www.lib.umd.edu/groups/la/APPSC/index.html****

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APPLICATIONS:****

Electronic applications required. Please apply online at
https://jobs.umd.edu.  You must be legally able to work in the United
States; the University of Maryland Libraries will not sponsor individuals
for employment. An application consists of a cover letter which includes the
source of advertisement, resume, and names/e-mail addresses of three
references.****

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Applications will be reviewed as they are received and accepted until
October 24, 2011.****

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The University of Maryland, College Park, actively subscribes to a policy of
equal employment opportunity, and will not discriminate against any employee
or applicant because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, physical
or mental disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, marital status,
genetic information, or political affiliation. Minorities and women are
encouraged to apply.****

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Karen Patterson****

University of Maryland Libraries****

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The Humanities and Social Sciences Librarians are on Facebook! ****

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