JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: RAND/SANTA MONICA, CA Joan Schlimgen 16 Mar 1994 01:17 UTC

                        POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

POSITION:       Cataloging Librarian
                Exempt, full time

REPORTS TO:     Manager, Technical Services

JOB SUMMARY:    Using an integrated library system, the incumbent will
                catalog all types of library materials, including serials,
                data files and some foreign language materials in subject
                areas related to RAND research; assign Library of Congress
                subject headings and classify books using LC
                classification schedules; oversee descriptive cataloging;
                assist with authority work; perform other duties as
                assigned.  Incumbent will also assist in the coordination
                of cataloging procedures with the implementation of the
                ILS acquisitions module.

EDUCATION:      M.L.S. from accredited library school.

EXPERIENCE:     Minimum of one year of original cataloging experience
                in a research or special library environment; familiarity
                with searching online bibliographic tools such as RLIN or
                OCLC; knowledge of LC classification and subject headings,
                AACR2 and MARC format; experience with Windows

                Demonstrated interpersonal skills and the ability to
                communicate with staff at all levels; self-motivated;
                computer-oriented with the flexibility to adapt to a
                rapidly changing automated environment.

                Experience in cataloging serials, technical reports, maps,
                electronic materials or data files, experience with DTIC,
                reading knowledge of an Asian language desirable.
                Experience in other areas of technical services a plus.

SALARY:         $30,000 MINIMUM

Send resume and cover letter by FAX or postal mail only.

CONTACT:        Joan Schlimgen
                The RAND Corporation
                P.O. Box 2138
                1700 Main Street
                Santa Monica, CA  90406-2138
                Voice: 310/393-0411, x6914
                Fax: 310/451-6920

                RAND is an Affirmative Action Employer.