Two Positions- Virginia

Position: Community Branch Manager (Librarian III)
Location: Fairfax County Government, Fairfax, VA
Salary: $57,165.00 – $95,276.00 (Yearly Salary)

Full vacancy announcement available at ALA Joblist.

Manages community library branch. Ensures that members of the public receive courteous and efficient service. Works with library branch coordinator to develop long-range plans for the branch ensuring consistency with system goals. May serve on system-wide or community project teams as necessary.

Note: This job announcement will be used to fill vacancies at Patrick Henry Community Library in Vienna VA and Great Falls Community Library in Great Falls. VA.

Schedule: The schedule includes evening and weekend hours as assigned. The schedule may also vary depending on the needs of the library. The library retains the ability to transfer employees to any location where coverage is deemed necessary.

Position: Trademark Librarian
Location: ASRC Federal Space & Defense- Alexandria, VA

Originally posted on University of Maryland blogMLIS.

Under the direction of the Director and Senior Librarian, plans, organizes, and coordinates work activities involved in obtaining and making library resources available to the trademark attorneys and other customers.

Primary duties for this position are reference assistance and research using a wide range of materials. Performs research using on-line search techniques, automated tools, print material, and other resources as necessary. Analyzes search requests, interviews requesters when needed, develops search strategies, and reviews and provides search results.

Other tasks may encompass one or more of the following: Provides information and updates for content of library web pages. Makes recommendations for collection development. Assists with updating and maintaining both physical and electronic collections. Performs cataloging of new materials. Performs check-in and management of serials.

Follows guidelines for the security of library collections and equipment. Assists in user training efforts and in the development of documentation for new staff and USPTO employees. Assists with marketing efforts for promoting the library and its available resources. Processes and fills requests for full text literature from internal and external resources. Assists with compilation of library statistics. Works independently under overall project objectives and requirements. Apprises supervisor about progress and unusual complications.

To Apply: Please send Resume and Cover Letter to Amanda Dendor at

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