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*LAC Group *seeks an experienced *Librarian* to join a contract supporting
a well-known governmental organization focused on international development
located in Washington, D.C. The Librarian suppports the ILS, performs copy
and original cataloging, provides virtual and in-person reference services,
performs interlibrary loan, and trains users on search techniques. This
position also supports library outreach and promotions, the production of
internal library publications such as e-newsletters, and requires
familiarity with SirsiDynix Symphony ILS. This is a full-time position with
benefits.

*Responsibilities:*

   - Contribute to all aspects of library operations, including maintenance
   of the integrated library system (ILS), cataloging and processing
   materials, interlibrary loan operations, and collection development.
   - Support SirsiDynix Symphony ILS.
   - Maintain LibGuides
   - Perform copy cataloging using recognized standards. Some original
   cataloging also required.
   - Respond to reference questions both virtually and at the reference
   desk using a wide variety of databases (Factiva, EBSCO, Web of Science,
   World Bank e-Library, and others).
   - Manage collection development and maintenance.
   - Help maintain electronic resources and Library supported web sites.
   - Train clients and staff on effective search techniques for library
   e-resources.
   - Assist with projects as needed, including software implementation,
   needs assessments, database launches, strategic planning exercises,
   marketing and special events.
   - Stay abreast of the information needs and trends within the areas of
   foreign assistance and economic development, as well as trends in library
   and information science and related technology.


*Qualifications:*

   - Master of Library Science degree from an ALA‑accredited library
   science program.
   - Three years of experience.
   - Experience with SirsiDynix Symphony ILS.
   - Experience with original and copy cataloging, and authority control.
   - Experience with MARC, LC Subject Headings, LC Classification
   Schedules, and AACR2,
   - Experience using the OCLC system and cataloging subsystem.
   - Experience with Springshare Suite, particularly LibGuides and
   LibAnswers
   - Knowledge of information technologies, including internet and online
   database searching, and library systems software.
   - Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and Google Suite
   - Strong attention to detail. Excellent ability to organize and
   prioritize work.
   - Ability to creatively troubleshoot and solve problems.
   - Strong public/customer service orientation.
   - Ability to work independently and cooperatively with others to achieve
   project goals.
   - U.S. citizenship required.
   - Secret clearance a plus.


*To apply, please visit:* https://lac.gp/35PijPZ

Katy Davis
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