Along with the government documents librarians, this Librarian 1/Government Documents position supports government document collections through processing and cataloging new materials, and collection maintenance. This position supports the Patent and Trademark Resource Center program at the State of Arizona Research Library. This includes providing consultation services, facilitating public programs, and assisting outreach efforts. This position manages interlibrary loan for the Research Library.
Assist the Patent and Trademark Resource Center program. Provide consultation and training services in-person and via telephone. Participate in ongoing training opportunities.
Facilitate and attend public programs related to the Patent and Trademark Resource Center. Plan and design outreach activities and programs to meet patrons' needs and attract new patrons. Promote PTRC program through social media and other marketing efforts. Make connections with local business and entrepreneurship resources.
Support the government documents collection. Provide shelf/file maintenance oversight, including shelving of materials and assistance with the planning and execution of weeding and collection maintenance projects.
Manages the Interlibrary Loan process for the Research Library. This includes researching and finding requested titles and articles, as well as the processing and fulfilling of requests via mail and scan.
Other duties as assigned as related to the position.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES
Expertise and ability to administer the library automated system.
Knowledge and expertise in meta-data work, the new RDA standards, ability to correct errors.
Understanding of Authority Control work.
Knowledge of software used for the Arizona Memory Project.
Expertise in computer usage, such as word processing, spreadsheets, PowerPoint, email, social media.
Good written and oral communication skills.
Good technology skills.
Customer service work and attributes of excellent customer service.
Handling of various materials, lifting, pushing carts, and climbing stairs.
Master’s in Library Science.
Arizona Driver’s License
The State of Arizona provides an excellent comprehensive benefits package including:
Top-ranked retirement and long-term disability plans
Affordable medical, dental, life, and short-term disability insurance plans