Catalogers-Baltimore, MD

LAC Group is looking for two (2) Catalogers to complete a cataloging project in support of a digitization effort. This position is located in Baltimore, MD and will be working with our client, a federal government agency. Please see mandatory qualifications below and apply if interested:

A Master’s degree in Library and information Science from an institution accredited by the ALA;

At least two years of recent employment (within the last five years in a special library in a government, corporate, or non-profit setting in which the primary duties were cataloging (including original cataloging) and processing a variety of materials in hard copy and electronic formats;

Knowledge and experience with current cataloging practices using OCLC cataloging service. Experience with Connexion Client is required;

Proficiency and practical experience in library automation, library systems operations, and the use of an integrated library automation system for cataloging. Experience with the Innovative Interfaces, Inc Sierra system is desired;

Experience with the application of the most current update of the Cataloging Rules for descriptive cataloging, and with the Library of Congress Classification and Subject Headings;

Experience in cataloging public health literature, congressional reports, and legislative histories are highly desirable;

Capability of using MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) or current versions of similar products;

Attention to detail and accurate data entry.

For immediate consideration, apply at:

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