Work type: Staff Full-time
Location: UMBC Campus
Working in the Library Technical Services Bibliographic and Metadata Services Unit, perform database maintenance for Library collections in several databases for materials including but not limited to serials, monographs, and nonprint materials.
Specific duties include: weeding and transferring materials; creation/editing of holdings statements; working with system reports which entails problem solving, reviewing of regular reports, responding to requests for assistance, and coordinating work with other departments; performing copy cataloging in several databases including Aleph, ContentDM, and OCLC for a variety of materials; creating non-MARC metadata descriptions of a variety of materials and; performing other duties as assigned.
Required Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree and one year of library experience directly related to the primary duties of the position.
- Experience working in Technical Services performing database maintenance work
- Experience with library systems such as ContentDM and OCLC
- Experience working with Ex Libris products preferably Aleph
When submitting your application, please upload a cover letter, a resume or curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three professional references.
Pay Range 10 (starting at $39,732) based on the University System of Maryland Pay Program
Hours: Full-time, Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closing Date: January 1, 2020
FLSA Status: Nonexempt
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