Revs Institute for Automotive Research, Inc.
Job Description: Cataloging Librarian (temporary)


Job Title:  Cataloging Librarian
Date:  November, 2014
Hours:  24 hours per week
Prepared by:  T. Purcell
Position Overview
The Revs Institute research collection includes both a library and an archive.  It contains books, manuscript collections, images, objects, ephemera and serials.  We are currently looking for a cataloging librarian to review the records that describe our serial collection and update them according to professional standards. 
Initially the position has been approved for six weeks.  We offer a flexible schedule and an hourly rate of $25.00.  A background check and drug test are required.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities
Under the supervision of the Special Collections Manager, the cataloger will:

     1.       Review and clean up the existing bibliographic records.
     2.       Add shelf locations to each record.
     3.       Add information to describe our holdings.
     4.       Check to see which periodicals have been digitized for online access, and add the
                URL to the bib record. 
Required Education
MLS, MSLIS or comparable.
Required Qualifications
·         Cataloging experience
·         Ability to work according to an established schedule and meet deadlines
·         Computer literacy
·         Dependable
·         Service orientated
·         Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
·         Ability to work without close supervision
·         Good problem solving skills

·         Possession of a strong sense of teamwork and collaboration