Position: Librarian (Acquisition)
Location: Library of Congress – Washington, D.C.
Salary Range: $64,650.00 to $84,044.00 / Per Year
Closes: Monday 6/13/2016
Full vacancy announcement available at USAJOBS:
The Librarian (Acquisition) will serve as Special Collections Coordinator to oversee acquisition of material in all formats via purchase, exchange, transfer, gift or deposit for addition to the collections of the Library of Congress. Examples of material formats include online and electronic publications, databases used for reference and research, manuscripts, recordings, prints, photographs, maps, and rare books. The position manages acquisition of library materials through direct gift as well as through formal agreements of gift and deposit, which the Coordinator will prepare with Library subject specialists and the Office of the General Counsel after negotiating with donors. In regards to gifts and deposits, the Coordinator will also determine the best method to use in the packing and shipping of the gift or deposit material into the Library’s custody.
This position is located in the U.S. Monographs Section, U.S. /Anglo Division, Acquisitions & Bibliographic Access Directorate, Library Services.