Librarian, ZA-1410-4 (DE/CR)
Location Name: Silver Spring, Maryland
Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Appointment Duration: Permanent
Closing Date: Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Link to job posting: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/459741600https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/459741600
This position is located in the Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research (OAR), NOAA Central and Regional Libraries in Silver Spring, MD.
As a Librarian, you will perform the following duties:
Serve as team lead for the NOAA Central and Regional Libraries (NCRL) public services staff; act as liaison to the NOAA Library and Information Network (NLIN) staff; and provide expert technical support to NOAA administrators and researchers regarding NOAA Central and Regional Libraries’ services and products.
Initiate, develop, administer, and evaluate programs and policies for library services to ensure the clientele has the information resources they require; identify and prioritize information resources and make recommendations for procurement; publish scientific research surveys, bibliographies, and digital environmental literature; implement digital access to publications, e-journals, and databases; and support utilization of the Integrated Library Systems and various other Library software managing access and control.
Coordinate the training and provision of information for library-provided information products, data support, electronic resources, and other information resources available to scientists and others utilizing the Library’s services and resources.
Expand outreach and educational support by identifying outreach opportunities in the NOAA research community; soliciting speakers and presenters; and developing marketing and outreach tools to promote awareness of library services.
Collaborate with national and international partners in oceanographic and atmospheric communities to exchange marine and atmospheric research products and to support special projects and the facilitation of new information technologies and software.