Position Title:Library Assistant I Cataloging - Metadata
Reports To:Cataloging Librarian
Purpose of Position
Responsible for cataloging digital content in CONTENTdm software for placement in the Digital Library of Northeast Texas.
- Transfers digital objects from various locations into CONTENTdm.
- Utilizes independent thinking and decision-making skills to create metadata for a digital object and build a record for the object.
- Proofreads and edits metadata created by community partners.
Contributes to the effective team management of all relevant problems, issues and opportunities.
This job description shall include, but is not necessarily limited to, the above duties. May temporarily perform other duties assigned to maintain operations and services.
Marginal Functions will vary with the specific assignment and depend on the particular unit or function for which the person is responsible. Consideration will be given on a case by case basis and reassignment of marginal duties will be made when appropriate.
Knowledge & Skill Requirements
Requires high school diploma or equivalent and one year of library, clerical or direct customer services experience. Thirty or more hours of higher education credit may substitute for experience. Strong communication, interpersonal and computer skills are required.
Supervision of Personnel
May supervise student workers