Technical Research Services Librarian in Washington, DC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/10/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Eliassen Group is looking for a Technical Research Services Librarian to support our not for profit DC client. The ideal candidate will provides research synthesis and analysis on a variety of topics to library clients and assists with developing the library’s new CHAT feature.

PRIMARY DUTIES: 

• Provides research synthesis and analysis on a variety of topics to library clients. 

• Creates develops and maintains library resource guides (using LibGuides)

• Monitors and responds to "Ask a Librarian" email information requests 

• Expertise in searching the Web and commercial research databases such as Lexis-Nexis, Westlaw, EBSCOhost, and Factiva 

• Assists with developing the library’s new CHAT feature 

• Assists with Library promotion and postings on Yammer 

• Develops, plans, and implements a variety of library programs 

• Ability to build, author, and update webpages 

• Assists in providing training/orientation and onboarding of library resources 

• Performs routine library collection maintenance and processing including, checking in and shelving books and magazines. Performs copy cataloging 

• Compiles and reports out on department and group level metrics/statistics 

• Participates in special projects and any other duties as assigned 

DESIRED EDUCATION, WORK EXPERIENCE, AND COMPETENCIES: 

• A master's degree in Library Science (ALA accredited). 

• 3+ years’ experience 

• Experience in marketing and promoting library services, outreach and developing new services • Experience working with SharePoint a plus 

• Ability to work both independently and within a team-oriented structure, and in a high-production work environment 

• Ability to prioritize and work well under short deadlines 

• Excellent interpersonal and communications skills 

• Excellent analytical and organizational skills

Job ID: 346676

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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