Bachelor's DegreePreferred Education:
M.L.S. from an ALA accredited-institutionRequired Experience:
3 years of performing unrevised original cataloging across all formats in the majority of Western European languages in an academic library, including responsibility for interactions with librarians, technologists, and managers across departments and affiliated institutions.Preferred Experience:
Training and supervision of various levels of staffRequired Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Excellent oral and written communication skills; ability to work with and motivate a large, diverse staff. Knowledge of standard office software (Microsoft Office, Google Apps) and working knowledge of the OCLC Connexion Client. Knowledge of Library of Congress policies, and Library of Congress online resources, such as the Library of Congress Subject Headings, Classification Web, and Cataloger's Desktop. Have expert knowledge of AACR2 and Resource Description and Access (RDA) cataloging codes and RDA Toolkit navigation.Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Familiarity with Authority Control, and Program for Cooperative Cataloging (PCC) MARC standards, working knowledge of presentation and statistical software programs, and skilled experience with Special Collections cataloging of rare and unique materials.