Job Description and Jobs
- 1) Compiles records, sorts and shelves books, and issues and receives library materials, such as books, films, slides, and phonograph records: Records identifying data and due date on cards by hand or using photographic equipment to issue books to patrons.
- 2) Inspects returned books for damage, verifies due-date, and computes and receives overdue fines.
- 3) Reviews records to compile list of overdue books and issues overdue notices to borrowers.
- 4) Sorts books, publications, and other items according to classification code and returns them to shelves, files, or other designated storage area.
- 5) Locates books and publications for patrons.
- 6) Issues borrower's identification card according to established procedures.
- 7) Files cards in catalog drawers according to system.
- 8) Repairs books, using mending tape and paste and brush, and places plastic covers on new books.
- 9) Answers inquiries of nonprofessional nature on telephone and in person and refers persons requiring professional assistance to LIBRARIAN.
- 10) May type material cards or issue cards and duty schedules.
- 11) May be designated according to type of library as Bookmobile Clerk; Branch-Library Clerk; or according to assigned department as Library Clerk, Art Department.
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