Cataloging & Metadata Administrator

Salary: $63,631 to $89,058 annually

Deadline to apply: March 1, 2013


The Multnomah County Library in Portland, Oregon is seeking applicants for a full-time Cataloging/Metadata Administrator position. This position supervises eight professional and para-professional catalogers who provide bibliographic description and classification, according to library standards for new books and other library materials to ensure that new materials are added to the library collection in an accurate and timely manner. This position administers the integrity of the online library catalog by keeping authority records for authors and subjects current and accurate. The Administrator keeps up-to-date with national metadata standards and schemas and is responsible for interpreting and adapting those for local purposes. This position provides leadership by developing and managing responsive methods of bibliographic control.


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