JOB ANNOUNCEMENT (correction)/Santa Monica, CA Joan Schlimgen 05 Apr 1994 02:59 UTC
This position was previously announced, but the requirement of
U.S. Citizenship was inadvertently omitted.
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
desirable. Experience in other areas of technical
services and/or reading knowledge of an Asian language a
MUST BE A U.S. CITIZEN
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
RAND is an Affirmative Action Employer.