14.0763 job at NYU

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                   Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 14, No. 763.
           Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London

             Date: Thu, 22 Mar 2001 07:49:06 +0000
             From: "David L. Gants" <dgants@english.uga.edu>
             Subject: Cataloger position, NYU

    >> From: William Marcotte <william.marcotte@nyu.edu>

    TITLE: Cataloger

    DESCRIPTION: Responsible for cataloging and classifying print and
    microform materials in a wide range of subjects and languages, with
    emphasis on monographs and serials for the Library's special
    collections. Additional assignments include assigning call numbers,
    authority maintenance, and providing subject headings for copy. NYU
    uses AACR2, LC classification and subject headings, and Geac ADVANCE for
    cataloging, and is a member of the NACO and BIBCO programs.

    NEW YORK UNIVERSITY LIBRARIES: Library facilities at New York
    University serve the school's 50,000 students and faculty and contain
    more than 4 million volumes. New York University is a member of the
    Research Libraries Group and serves as the administrative headquarters
    of the Research Library Association of South Manhattan, a consortium
    which includes three academic institutions in Greenwich Village.

    QUALIFICATIONS: Required: ALA accredited MLS, subject master's degree
    required for tenure; working knowledge of at least two European
    languages [Italian or German preferred]; knowledge of current and
    emerging cataloging rules and standards; familiarity with automated
    systems and MARC formats; strong analytical, interpersonal, and
    communication skills; flexible, creative approach to problem solving;
    ability to work comfortably and productively in a complex, dynamic work
    environment; demonstrated interest in new cataloging trends and
    technologies. Preference will be given to candidates with at least two
    years experience cataloging and classifying materials using AACR2, LCC,
    and LCSH in an automated cataloging system using MARC formats.

    SALARY/BENEFITS: Faculty status, attractive benefits package including
    five weeks annual vacation. Salary commensurate with experience and

    Send resume with salary requirements to: Janet Koztowski, Director of
    Human Resources, NYU, Bobst Library, 70 Washington SQ South, New York,


    Will Marcotte * Sr. Human Resources Asst.
    New York University, Division of Libraries
    Library Administration and Human Resources
    Phone: (212) 998-2442 Fax: (212) 995-4070

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