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LIS Jobs posting December 23, 2006

Posted by L Wolfe in Job Stuff.

Job Title: Librarian – Cataloger
Organization: St. Louis County Library
Location: St. Louis, Missouri,
Description: The St. Louis County Library is seeking applicants for a full time Cataloging Librarian (MLS) position. The St. Louis County Library has twenty branches, seven bookmobiles, and seven hundred employees. The Library provides both traditional and non-traditional services to a diverse community of more than 870,000 residents in suburban St. Louis County and has a circulation of approximately 9 million.

This position will report to the Manager of Cataloging and will provide original and advanced copy cataloging of all formats with a primary emphasis on electronic resources. The successful applicant will be flexible, work well both independently and with a team, and possess in-depth knowledge of cataloging standards and practices.

Minimum qualifications: Master’s Degree from an ALA-accredited library program; 1 year professional cataloging experience. Working knowledge of AACR2, LCRI, LCSH, MARC21, and Dewey classification. Experience using OCLC Connexion and an ILS.

Preferred qualifications: Previous experience cataloging electronic resources and/or cataloging in a public library environment. Experience with Innovative Interfaces. Working knowledge of at least one foreign language.

The starting salary is $38,178 plus a comprehensive benefits package. Please visit our website. The St. Louis County Library is an equal opportunity employer.

Application Information:If you are interested in applying, please forward a cover letter and resume to: St. Louis County Library, Attn. Manager of Human Resources: Cataloger, 1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63131.



1. apenningster - December 28, 2006

Just out of curiosity, where did you find this posted? I don’t see it on their website (yet). Usually these things show up on Autocat (listserv for catalogers), but I haven’t seen it there or anywhere else! Just curious…

2. lcwk86 - December 28, 2006

I got it at LIS Jobs–I subscribe to the feed.

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