Three Library Positions – Washington, D.C. and Maryland

Position: Dean, Library & Learning Center Services
Location: National Defense University – Washington, D.C.
Salary Range: $149,337.00 to $165,000.00 / Per Year
Closes: Thursday 5/4/2017

Full vacancy announcement available at USAJOBS:

NDU is recruiting for a Dean, Library and Learning Center Services in the National Defense University Library who will provide vision and leadership to unite a variety of campus-wide services which promote student learning. The Dean reports to the University Vice-President, Academic Affairs and has full managerial responsibility for planning, programming, budgeting, and operation of the Library & Learning Center.
The NDU Library supports National Defense University by advancing education through teaching information fluency; collecting, organizing, making accessible, and preserving recorded knowledge and products of human creativity.
National Defense University (NDU) develops joint warfighters and other national security leaders through rigorous academics research and engagement to serve the common defense.

This is a Title 10 Excepted Service Appointment. Appointment is not to exceed 3 years with the possibility for extension.

The President has ordered a government-wide hiring freeze subject to certain limited exemptions. This position is subject to the hiring freeze. Although we are moving forward with the consideration of candidates, we will not make a selection for this vacancy announcement unless and until the position is no longer subject to the hiring freeze.

Position: Metadata Services Librarian

Location: The George Washington University – Washington, D.C.
Salary: $47,000.00 (Yearly Salary)

Full vacancy announcement available at ALA Joblist:

Metadata Services Librarian

GW Libraries and Academic Innovation (GWLAI) is a catalyst, a spark to generate new ideas and new possibilities. Responsive to the changing landscape of information and education, being sensitive both to traditional and emergent modes of communication, we bring together diverse constituents of faculty, students, and staff in a highly collaborative, dynamic, and deeply engaged intellectual community to support research, teaching and learning. As part of the larger George Washington University, we are a nexus where exciting things happen, where change happens, where growth happens.

Reporting to the Resource Description Coordinator, the Metadata Services Librarian works within the Division’s Resource Description Group (RDG). The RDG is responsible for describing and providing access for library collections in all formats. The Metadata Services Librarian is primarily responsible for creating original metadata, complex metadata revision, and authority work for the library’s general and special collections. The Metadata Services Librarian will help shape the identity management work for the library’s collections and is expected to collaborate with colleagues from functional areas across GW Libraries and beyond, in service of the GW Community and the profession.

This is a full-time 12-month Librarian I appointment.

Position: Library Technician

Location: Army Installation Management Command – Fort Meade, MD
Salary Range: $11.00 to $11.00 / Per Hour
Closes: Thursday 4/13/2017

Full vacancy announcement available at USAJOBS:


The FMWRC mission is to create and maintain “FIRST CHOICE” MWR products and services for America’s Army, essential to a ready, self-reliant force.

Location: Medal of Honor Library, Fort Meade, MD.

The Medal of Honor Library offers a wide range of services worldwide. At the libraries, you and your family have access to books, audiobooks, movies, computer stations with internet, events, classes, story times, summer reading clubs and books discussion groups, meeting or study groups, copy and print services.

About this position: This is a Regular Part Time position with a minimum 20 hours per workweek.

Schedule: Applicants must be able to work days, evenings, weekends and holidays as required.


Provides Technician Support by performing a wide variety of direct services to the public:
1. Register patrons.
2. Charges/discharges materials.
3. Processes over dues and reserves.
4. Ordering/receiving/processing and de-acquisitioning of library materials.
5. Assists with interlibrary loans and reserves, shelves library materials.