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Tuesday, May 19, 2009

F/T - Catalog Lib - LIU CWPost

Cataloging Librarian

Long Island University
Campus: C.W. Post

Position Description: The candidate must demonstrate personal initiative in applying relevant technologies to teaching, learning and bibliographic control; Must be able to meet changing user needs; to learn, to critically evaluate, and to troubleshoot new technologies; Must collaborate and communicate with Library administration and faculty, and have research and cataloging skills needed to support faculty research and teaching initiatives; Must have expertise in an online medium and have the vision to translate traditional library services into online media, including digital information and management of knowledge.

Qualifications: MLS/MLIS from an ALA accredited library school and at least 2 years of cataloging experience, preferably in an academic library; excellent interpersonal, organization, communication, and presentation skills; an ability to interact and work with a diverse group of patrons and co-workers; an ability to work both independently and in a team environment; Should be acquainted with services such as OCLC, ILLiad, SFX, MARC and metadata standards for the representation of library information in electronic format.

Special Information: Preference will be given to a candidate with a second subject Master’s degree or 30 additional graduate credits, and knowledge of foreign languages.

FLSA Status: Exempt
Salary: Negotiable
Date to be Filled: Immediately
Closing Date: June 19, 2009

Contact: Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and a resume to: Personnel Office, Long Island University, 720 Northern Blvd., Brookville, NY 11548 or call 516-299-2253/2254 or email cover letter and resume to:

Long Island University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer