Reference Librarian (part-time) - LAC Group

Location: USA - MD - Greenbelt

LAC Group seeks a Reference Librarian for a part-time assignment with a prestigious government library located in Greenbelt, MD. This is a 10-week assignment, for 24 hours each week, starting on May 20th. The selected candidate must be able to work onsite Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays for the duration of the role. 

RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Providing reference assistance, library instruction for print and electronic resources, collection development and the creation of bibliographies.

QUALIFICATIONS
  • Master’s degree in Library/Information Science from an institution accredited by the ALA; or degree in progress
  • Experience working in a customer service capacity
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills – ability to work well in a team
  • Experience in providing reference services through regular duty at the reference desk and by responding to virtual information requests using a variety of databases
  • Ability to learn quickly, be adaptable, and take on new tasks 
  • Thorough knowledge and experience in cataloging workflows; Experience with RDA, OCLC, MARC21 and other standards used in cataloging preferred
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • Attention to detail; demonstrated organizational skills.

LAC Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Affirmative Action Employer who values diversity in the workplace.