Saturday, October 16, 2010

UW Position -- Libraries, Monographic Services

Student job opportunity -- University of Washington Libraries, Monographic Services

Duties include:
- Searching OCLC database for matching records to U.S. government documents.
- Uploading records into local catalog and creating item records.
- Creating minimal-level original bibliographic records for U.S. government documents.

This is a significant, valuable, real-world opportunity to learn the intricacies of descriptive cataloging. Previous students having worked in this position have gone on to careers with organizations such as the University of Washington Libraries, Serials Solutions, and the Washington State Library.

Minimum 1-year post high school library experience required.
Previous experience cataloging books or updating library catalog preferred.

For more information, and to apply, see:

Erik Dahl
Program Coordinator – Student Employment
University of Washington Libraries
482 Allen Library
Box 352900
Seattle, WA 98195-2900

t: 206-685-1820
f: 206-685-8727