Position Announcement (Tennessee State Library & Archives) Rhonda Armstrong 29 Aug 1994 19:24 UTC
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT POSITION TITLE: LIBRARIAN III DIVISION: TENNESSEE STATE LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES, TECHNICAL SERVICES SECTION JOB SUMMARY: The Tennessee State Library and Archives is seeking a responsible and knowledgeable person to manage the functions of the Documents and Serials group, a unit of the Technical Services Section. This government agency, located in the State Capitol area of Nashville, Tennessee, serves a broad constituency including state government, the Tennessee General Assembly, and historical and genealogical researchers. The Technical Services section is responsible for acquiring, processing, and maintaining all library, archival, and manuscript collections. DUTIES INCLUDE: Serves as liaison with subscription service; reviews all orders for periodicals, serials, newspapers, government documents and state documents; supervises check-in, distribution and shelving of serials and documents from other states; oversees preparation of Tennessee newspapers for microfilming; directs all bindery activities; catalogs federal documents and maintains records for documents as required under the Federal Depository program; monitors shelving of print material and assumes responsibility for stacks maintenance; trains staff in processing procedures; compiles statistical reports of section activities. REQUIRED: The successful candidate must have a master's degree in library science from an ALA-accredited college or university, and experience equivalent to four years of professional library work; should possess considerable knowledge of state and federal documents, periodicals and serials processing, AACR-2 cataloging rules, LC classification system, and the Superintendent of Documents classification system. Prior supervisory experience and the ability to adapt to and work effectively in a changing, diverse, and automated environment is preferred. HIRING RANGE: $2,383 - $2,560; full state benefits package. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applicants should send a resume and/or State Application to: Dr. Edwin S. Gleaves, State Librarian and Archivist Tennessee State Library and Archives 403 Seventh Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37243-0312 THE STATE OF TENNESSEE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY, EQUAL ACCESS, AND AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER.