Health, Dental, Life & Disability; Sick, Vacation & Holiday
Pay; Personal Business; Harper Tuition Waivers; and Professional
Work is primarily indoor and sedentary in nature.
Duties of Position
Responsible for updating and exporting records for library
materials in all formats.
Uses standard bibliographic data, internationally established
rules, and local or current cataloging practices to edit and update
bibliographic records for Library materials in all formats.
Verifies the accuracy and maintains the integrity of the
bibliographic and authority records in the OCLC and Harper Library
databases. Works with all Library departments to maintain Harper
Library database consistency.
Exports edited bibliographic records (copy cataloging) from OCLC to
Harper Library database using a computer interface. Inputs
bibliographic data devised as original cataloging by
Performs bibliographic searches for materials in all formats using
OCLC and the Harper Library database.
Oversees and verifies the physical processing of all
Does extensive authority work to maintain uniformity in the
database, searching and loading authority records for all new
Stays knowledgeable of cataloging practices. Provides new
information to appropriate staff, as needed.
Provides assistance to students, librarians and faculty, as
Performs related duties as assigned.
Library Technical Assistant certificate required.
Two years library cataloging experience required. Working knowledge
of RDA, Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH), MARC formats
and cataloging standards preferred.
Application Review Date
Applications are accepted until the position is filled though
priority will be given to applications received on or before: July
***A resume and cover letter are required to complete the
* Official transcripts required upon hire
* Employment is contingent upon Criminal Background Check.
* Employment sponsorship is not available.
Advertised: July 01, 2021 Central Daylight Time Applications close: