One Position: Washington, DC

Position: Librarian
Location: Department of State
Salary: $87,198 – $113,362

Full vacancy announcement available on USAJOBS.


This position is in the Information Resources Branch, Ralph J. Bunche Library Division, Office of Information Programs and Services, DAS for Global Information Services, Bureau of Administration (A/GIS/IPS/LIBR/IR), in the U.S. Department of State (DOS). The position is a member of the Library’s Acquisitions Team who serves as the Electronic Resources Librarian in exercising responsibilities to select, acquire, manage, and make available a variety of electronic resources to Library customers.


  • Serves as the Electronic Resources Librarian (ERL) in working with the Systems Librarian to establish, maintain and troubleshoot access to the Library’s online databases, content management system, knowledge bases and electronic services.
  • Performs wide variety of Library acquisitions services for Departmental Bureaus and overseas posts in identifying and procuring their information resources, subscriptions, and electronic resources.
  • Performs liaisons between the Library and numerous internal and external points of contact that are involved in its acquisition’s activities.
  • Develops and implements procedures for the selection and acquisition of the Library’s serials publications.