Full-Time Cataloger, Art Center College of Design Library

The Art Center College of Design Library seeks a full-time cataloger with
the following qualifications:

Characteristics:
Energetic
Problem-solver
Creative
Excellent communication skills

Duties/Responsibilities:
Use Innovative Interfaces, OCLC Connexion Client, DDC, LCSH to catalog materials in both print and electronic formats, in a variety of subject areas, focusing on art and design. Perform both copy and original cataloging. Create authorities by individual downloads from OCLC or originally. Work to convert legacy non-OCLC/LCSH authorities to these forms.
Follow national standards of MARC 21, and AACR II and revisions, along with customized departmental standards. Develop policies and procedures.
Supervise one Book Processing Assistant.
Prepare book materials for bindery and process upon return.
Work collaboratively with Systems Administrator and other staff to improve access to database.
Establish policies for tracking and reordering lost materials.
Keep abreast of new cataloging policies and trends.

Required:
MLS.
Experience using an automated library system; Innovative Interfaces highly preferred.
Bibliographic knowledge of one Romance and one Germanic (German preferred) language.
At least three years of cataloging experience.
Ability to lift 10-15 pound boxes.

Preferred:
Working knowledge of DDC.
Experience cataloging electronic resources.
Background in art history and design.

To apply, submit cover letter, resume and salary history to hr@artcenter.edu

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