Position Announcement (Mississippi State Univ.) ANN ERCELAWN 19 Oct 1993 15:07 UTC
Date: 19 Oct 1993 09:24:19 -0500 From: "Deborah O. Lee" <dol1@RA.MSSTATE.EDU> Subject: POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT Please excuse any cross listings. ___________________________________________________________________ SERIALS LIBRARIAN Mississippi State University Libraries seek applications for a Serials Cataloger/Librarian. ALA accredited MLS degree and three (3) years professional cataloging experience in a medium to large academic library, one (1) year in-depth serials cataloging experience required. Additional requirements: knowledge of AACR2; LC subject headings and classification; LC rule interpretations; MARC format, experience with a bibliographic utility (OCLC preferred), experience with automated cataloging systems; reading knowledge of at least one foreign language; effective oral and written communication skills and the ability to work effectively with faculty and students. Duties include: cataloging of serial titles in all languages, subjects and formats. Works with other catalog staff in recommending and implementing policies and procedures in the Cataloging Department. Assist with special projects as needed. Serves as subject bibliographer/liaison with one or more academic departments. Faculty rank, tenure track, 12 month appointment. Retirement plan options including state and/or other plans; comprehensive medical insurance coverage; 18 days annual leave; 12 days health care leave per year, plus most university holidays. Salary dependent on qualifications and/or experience. Instructor rank: $21,000 - $23,000. Assistant Professor rank: $23,500 - $25,000. Letter of application, resume and names, addresses and telephone numbers of three work references by November 20, 1993 to Frances Coleman, Assistant Dean of Libraries, Mississippi State University Libraries, P.O.Box 5408, Mississippi State, MS 39762. Applications received thereafter will be considered if the position is still open. Mississippi State University if an AA/EEO Employer.