Thursday, October 20, 2011

APL seeks Temporary Librarian I in Collection Management Services

Albany Public Library

Position Available: Temporary Librarian I, Collection Management Services

Job Description: The Collection Management Services Librarian I Temporary Position performs original and copy cataloging and adapt online records according to Upper Hudson Library System and Albany Public Library guidelines.

Required Skills and Abilities: a working knowledge of library technical services and procedures; and the ability to perform both independently and as a team member. Preference will be given to candidates with previous professional experience in library technical services and/or familiarity with the Horizon library automation system.

Minimum Qualifications: Graduation from a registered college or university accredited by the American Library Association or registered by the NYS Education Department to grant degrees with a Master’s Degree* in Library Science, Information Services or equivalent.

*Minimum qualifications are in accordance with New York State Education Department Division of Library Development.

Special requirement: Eligibility and application for a New York State Public Librarian’s Professional Certificate at the time of appointment.

Work Schedule: Up to 37.5 hours/week, Monday – Friday

Supervisor: Head of Collection Management Services

Salary: $22.35 per hour

Application Deadline: Applications for this position will be accepted until filled.

Apply to: Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, resume and three professional references to:

Human Resources Manager
Albany Public Library
161 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY 12210

Albany Public Library is an AA/EO institution and is strongly and actively committed to increasing diversity within its organization.

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