Calvin College is looking for a part-time Library Assistant. This position is responsible for providing consistent and accurate metadata for library resources in multiple formats to enable their efficient and effective retrieval. Working cooperatively with the other Collection Management staff, they will support the research needs of library users, and problem solve creatively to provide seamless access to the library\u2019s various resources. Schedule: about 15-16 hours per week ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.\u00a0 Responsible for inputting consistent and accurate metadata for periodicals in all formats, electronic, print, and microform so that these resources are accessible by all library users. Assisting the Collection Development librarian, this position will update computer records in several library software platforms, maintaining accurate and up-to-date publisher, holdings, pricing, and other subscription information.\u00a0 Performs simple copy cataloging for both print and electronic books. Works with other department members to solve problems that affect access to library materials; communicates with a variety of library service areas; possesses good organizational and effective time management skills.\u00a0 Helps to supervise student staff members, training them, and reviewing their performance to ensure quality work and service. Assists with creating and implementing new goals, policies, and procedures as part of the Collection Management Department. Improves workflow and contributes to the development of documentation and training materials. Actively maintains knowledge of best practices, current standards, and software through continuing education, workshops, and seminars. Actively participates in department and library-wide committees\/teams\/groups or projects as assigned. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES Responsible for working with multiple student employees, giving direction, training, and overseeing the job functions. -To see more about this job please click the buttom below.
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