Cataloging Librarian - Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Library - Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Library & Archives

Posted on March 16, 2017


Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Library & Archives is presently seeking a part-time Cataloging Librarian.


Responsibilities will include the following: • Perform original cataloging for monograph collection against the Library’s existing collections; • Interpret and apply Library of Congress subject headings and the Online Computer Library Center manuals in cataloging and classifying library materials; • Catalog ebooks, primarily those on the SpringerLink platform; • Download name and subject authority records from the LC Authorities.


Position Requirements • ALA accredited MLS or MLIS • Minimum 1 year recent experience in library cataloging; • Knowledge of current cataloging procedures in MARC using AACR2R, LCSH and LCC; • Experience using MarcEdit; • Experience searching and downloading records from OCLC; • Experience using the cataloging module of an ILS, preferably, SirsiDynix Symphony; • Demonstrated problem solving ability; • Must be extremely detail oriented; • Must possess good interpersonal skills.

Position reports to the Executive Director, CSHL Library & Archives This is a part-time position with flexible hours.


Cold Spring Harbor, NY, USA


To Apply

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Company Information

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory 1 Bungtown Road Cold Spring Harbor NY 11724 United States

Contact Information

Marjorie Ryan [email protected]