Technical Research Services Librarian
The Consortium Washington, DC
- Expired: November 10, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.
We are seeking a Research Librarian with a Masters Degree in Library Science (ALA accredited) and a minimum of 3 years experience. This is a one year contract initially starting working from home due to Covid but may move onsite in Washington DC sometime in 2021. PRIMARY DUTIES:• Provides research synthesis and analysis on a variety of topics to library clients.• Creates develops and maintains library resource guides (using LibGuides)• Monitors and responds to "Ask a Librarian" email information requests• Expertise in searching the Web and commercial research databases such as Lexis-Nexis, Westlaw, EBSCOhost, and Factiva• Assists with developing the library’s new CHAT feature• Assists with Library promotion and postings on Yammer• Develops, plans, and implements a variety of library programs• Ability to build, author, and update webpages• Assists in providing training/orientation and onboarding of library resources• Performs routine library collection maintenance and processing including, checking in and shelving books and magazines.
Performs copy cataloging• Compiles and reports out on department and group level metrics/statistics• Participates in special projects and any other duties as assignedDESIRED EDUCATION, WORK EXPERIENCE, AND COMPETENCIES:• A master's degree in Library Science (ALA accredited).• 3+ years’ experience• Experience in marketing and promoting library services, outreach and developing new services• Experience working with SharePoint a plus• Ability to work both independently and within a team-oriented structure, and in a high-production work environment• Ability to prioritize and work well under short deadlines• Excellent interpersonal and communications skills• Excellent analytical and organizational skillsProvides general library technical and research expertise to the team and internal clients.For consideration, please submit your resume as a MS Word attachment to email@example.comThe Consortium"Combining Talent with Technology"www.consortiuminc.com