Cataloging Bibliographer, YBP Library Services, Contoocook NH
posted November 8, 2013 4:45 PM
Perform subject analysis for a broad range and depth of academic library materials, both print and digital. Assign LC & Medical Subject Headings as appropriate. Assign LC, NLM, Dewey, and Canadian Classification numbers. Create full level cataloging records using MARC (or other metadata format) following AACR2 or RDA as appropriate. Supply library-specific cuttering and shelflisting as required. Verify headings against the LC Authority File. Upgrade LC CIP and other less-than-full-level records.
BA/BS degree required and equivalent library/vendor knowledge preferred. MLS degree preferred. Ability to work in a production environment and spend the majority of the day working at a PC. Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills. Ability to prioritize and work independently and as part of a team. Experience in cataloging is preferred, but we will train the right person with the aptitude and skills. Practical and theoretical knowledge of Dewey and/or LC Classification scheme, MARC 21 Bibliographic and/or AACR2r is desirable. PC skills, OCLC experience or experience using automated library systems for cataloging or acquisitions is preferred.
YBP Library Services
a Baker & Taylor Company
999 Maple Street
Contoocook, NH 03229
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