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Job Description:

  • 1) Maintains library collections of books, serial publications, documents, audiovisual, and other materials, and assists groups and individuals in locating and obtaining materials: Furnishes information on library activities, facilities, rules, and services.

  • 2) Explains and assists in use of reference sources, such as card or book catalog or book and periodical indexes to locate information.

  • 3) Describes or demonstrates procedures for searching catalog files.

  • 4) Searches catalog files and shelves to locate information.

  • 5) Issues and receives materials for circulation or for use in library.

  • 6) Assembles and arranges displays of books and other library materials.

  • 7) Maintains reference and circulation materials.

  • 8) Answers correspondence on special reference subjects.

  • 9) May compile list of library materials according to subject or interests, using computer.

  • 10) May select, order, catalog, and classify materials.

  • 11) May prepare or assist in preparation of budget.

  • 12) May plan and direct or carry out special projects involving library promotion and outreach activity and be designated Outreach Librarian.

  • 13) May be designated according to specialized function as Circulation Librarian; Readers'-Advisory-Service Librarian; or Reference Librarian.




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DOT:   100.127-014

Job Number: 5881