DC Public Library Seeking Arts Librarian

The District of Columbia Public Library (MLK Branch) is seeking an Arts Librarian.

FUNCTIONS: Under the general supervision of the Chief, Art Division, the incumbent furnishes reference and advisory service to Library customers; guides customers in the use of special catalogs, on-line catalog, automated reference sources, World Wide Web; assists in developing the Division’s visual arts collection, including books, catalogs, periodicals and other visual arts materials as assigned; reviews books and other materials and recommends titles for consideration for branch purchase; makes extensive searches of special sources to locate relevant materials best suited to the collection and the customer needs and interests; prepares paper and electronic handouts and finding guides to help facilitate the use of the Library and its visual arts collection; creates specialized indexes; develops partnerships with the arts community and actively participates in community outreach; plans and implements programs. Performs other related duties as assigned.

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