Position announcement NDAY@UMKCVAX1.BITNET 25 Feb 1992 21:51 UTC
----------------------------Original message---------------------------- Linda Hall Library, an independent research library in science and technology, has an opening for a Serials Librarian. Linda Hall Library, a member of ARL and IRLA, is in the initial stages of developing an integrated library system. The serials system will be a major component of the ILS. The Serials Librarian has has responsibility for a collection of approximately 39,000 titles and for the overall operation of the serials division which includes federal documents and preservation. This position reports to the Librarian for Processing Services and has a staff of two professional and seven support positions. Minimum qualifications: ALA accredited degree, five years experience with serials, administrative and supervisory experience, and ability to work with foreign language materials. Candidate must have knowledge of a full range of serials activities, including selection and acquisitions, bibliographic and budgetary control, claiming, binding and use of OCLC. Must also have the ability to respond flexibly to fluctuating workflow and to coordinate a number of diverse activities. Familiarity with the operation of an automated serials control system is desirable. Minimum salary $28,000. Please apply in writing, including a resume of education and relevant experience, and the names and addresses of three references who are knowledgeable about qualifications for this position. Send letter of application to Nancy Day, Librarian for Processing Services, Linda Hall Library, 5109 Cherry, Kansas City, MO 64110.