Cataloging and Metadata Librarian
Company: Creighton University
Posted on: May 5, 2021
Summary: The Cataloging and Metadata Librarian is responsible
for providing bibliographic access and control through management
of cataloging and metadata operations for a multi-library system.
The librarian will lead planning, evaluation, and implementation of
metadata and cataloging policies, standards, procedures, and
workflows. The incumbent will report to the Head of Academic
Information Resources and collaborate closely with the Electronic
Resource Management Committee. The Cataloging and Metadata
Librarian will support the Creighton University libraries in Omaha
and the digital health sciences library on our new campus in
- Master of Library Sciences (MLS) from an ALA accredited
- Minimum of 2 years of related library experience in an academic
library, 3-5 years' experience preferred Required knowledge,
skills, and abilities:
- Knowledge of current standards for bibliographic and authority
records, such as Resource Description and Access (RDA) and
- Demonstrated experience using cataloging tools, such as OCLC
Connexion, OCLC Record Manager, and MarcEdit to perform original
and copy cataloging within an integrated library system.
- In-depth knowledge of Library of Congress (LC) and National
Library of Medicine (NLM) classification standards.
- Excellent analytical, problem solving, and organizational
- Effective verbal and written communication. Desirable
knowledge, skills, and abilities:
- Experience with Ex Libris Alma integrated library system.
- Knowledge of trends in cataloging and metadata operations.
- Mission and Service orientation.
- Results orientation.
- Adaptability; innovative and creative thinking.
- Strong collaboration, teamwork, and h uman relations skills.
Physical Requirements: Seeing: 75 - 100% Hearing: 75-100%
Standing/Climbing/Mobility: 0-24% Lifting/Pulling/Pushing 0-24%
(pound:15 lbs.) Fingering/Grasping/Feeling: 75-100% Travel: No
Exposure to Blood Borne pathogens: No AAP/EEO Statement: Creighton
University is committed to providing a safe and non-discriminatory
educational and employment environment. The University admits
qualified students, hires qualified employees and accepts patients
for treatment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, marital
status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, sexual
orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or
other status protected by law. Its education and employment
policies, scholarship and loan programs, and other programs and
activities, are administered without unlawful discrimination.
Disclosure Statement: This description describes the general nature
of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of
all duties, skills, or abilities required. Regular, reliable
attendance is an essential function and all employees are required
to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any
other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor.
Employees may also be required to work in excess of normal working
hours as workloads and seasonal activities necessitate. A complete
description is available in the Human Resource office located at
3006 Webster Street Omaha, NE. Creighton University reserves the
right to modify duties, responsibilities and activities at any time
with or without notice.
Keywords: Creighton University, Omaha , Cataloging and Metadata Librarian, Other , Omaha, Nebraska
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