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Please post.  Thank you.

Maria Angela Leal
Oliveira Lima Library
Catholic University of America
Washington, D.C.  20064

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Subject: position opening, Oliveira Lima Library, Washington, D.C.

POSITION:  Luso-Brazilian Cataloger/Librarian, Oliveira
 Lima Library, Catholic University of America,  Washington, D.C.

The Oliveira Lima Library, Catholic University of
America seeks applicants for the position of half-time
Luso-Brazilian Cataloger/Librarian (fixed term 6/15/97-
8/31/98) to perform original catalogin
 of Luso-
Brazilian materials as a member of the National
Endowment for the Humanities cataloging project
team.   Located in Washington, D.C., the Oliveira
Lima Library is a center for research in Br
and Portuguese history, religion, literature and
culture from the colonial period to the early twentieth

DUTIES:  Reports to the Curator/Project Administrator.
Performs all searching, cataloging, and classification
 functions related to bibliographic control of Luso-
Brazilian materials; creates, derive
 or modifies
 bibliographic and authority records in OCLC.
Supervises and trains student assistants as necessary.

QUALIFICATIONS:  ALA-accredited Master's
degree in Library Science or Brazilian equivalent.
Fluent Portuguese; background in Luso-Brazilian
 studies and/or Luso-Brazilian cataloging; two to
four yea
s cataloging experience in a research
or academic library environment; demonstrated
knowledge of AACR2, LCRI, LC Classification
 Schedules, LCSH, NACO and USMARC formats.


SALARY RANGE:  $13,000-15,500 for half-
time, plus benefits (vacation plus 16 paid
University holidays per year; sick leave;
medical insurance; tuition benefit).


Applicants should send a letter of interest, a current
resume, and the names, addresses, and telephone
numbers of three references to:  Dr. Thomas Cohen,
Curator; Oliveira Lima Library, The Catholic

University of America, Washington, D.C.  20064.

The Catholic University of America is an
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Women, minorities, Vietnam-era veterans and
persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.