Tuesday, October 16, 2012

George Washington Univ: Japan Librarian

The George Washington University Libraries announces a Search 
for a Japan Resource Center Librarian

The George Washington University Libraries invites applications for the position of Japan Librarian. The incumbent will join a dynamic, multidimensional program whose members actively engage in shaping distinctive collections and services that reflect the University’s growing, rapidly evolving international focus. The Japan Resource Center (JRC) librarian is responsible for developing, planning and managing the services and collections of the JRC. Applicants must have a Master’s Degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited institution, or in a humanities or social sciences discipline, with coursework relevant to the study of Japan; experience working with students and faculty in a college or university setting; reading and writing fluency in Japanese. For more information about this position and to apply, please visit http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/11052. Review of applications begin on October 29, 2012 and continues until the position is filled.

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

Ohio State: Chinese Cataloger

The Ohio State University Libraries is currently seeking applications for a Chinese Cataloger - Library Associate 1 within our Cataloging Department. Successful candidates will possess excellent written and oral communication skills, exceptional reading comprehension, strong attention to detail, and Reading knowledge of one or more non-English language preferred.

The Cataloging Department provides and maintains access to the collections of The Ohio State University Libraries and its regional campuses. In addition to its routine cataloging duties, the department provides support in the areas of catalog maintenance as well as authority control. For additional information about the Cataloging Department please visit: http://library.osu.edu/staff/cataloging/

The Chinese Cataloger is responsible for cataloging materials, primarily in Chinese, in various formats using national, international and The Ohio State University Library rules and standards. Posting Number: 370878.

Select Qualifications
·         High school diploma or equivalent certificate required.
·         Previous library experience preferred.
·         Copy cataloging experience preferred.
·         Proficiency in reading and writing both in Traditional and Simplified Chinese preferred.
·         Familiarity with Chinese Romanization system (Pinyin) preferred.
·         Knowledge of Japanese and/or Korean languages preferred.
·         Basic computer skills preferred.

The University offers competitive benefits, see: http://hr.osu.edu/hrpubs/ben/fs-bensummaryreg.pdf

For complete details and to apply for this posting, please visit: https://www.jobsatosu.com/ from September 29 – October 14, 2012.

To build a diverse workforce Ohio State encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women. EEO/AA employer.

Kelly Rose, SPHR
The Ohio State University Libraries Human Resources
305B Thompson Library, 1858 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH, 43210
614.292.5917 / rose.900@osu.edu / library.osu.edu