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Do you have a passion for health infromation and enjoy being a part of a dynamic, innovative team? If so, apply for one of several Technical information Specialist positions within the National Library of Medicine (NLM)!
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The National Library of Medicine, part of the National Institutes of Health, is the worlds largest biomedical library. The Library maintains and makes available a vast print collection and produces electronic information resources used by millions of people around the globe. It also supports and conducts research, development, and training in biomedical informatics and health information technology. Visit http://www.nlm.nih.gov/ for more information.
The National Library of Medicine is looking to fill 6 vacancies in the following areas:
The Bibliographic Services Division (BSD), MEDLARS Management Section is looking to hire someone to serve as an expert and authority on databases, library and information search systems, bibliographic data, information standards, and internet applications as they relate to organizing, accessing and disseminating information of a highly specialized and technical nature.
The BSD, Index Section, Indexing Unit A is seeking an indexer and reviser to contribute to the development and implementation of technological solutions that enhance indexing quality, increase production, and streamline workflows.
The BSD, Index Section, Indexing Unit B is looking to hire a technical and research support specialist for a variety of initiatives within the Index Section by assisting with the development of automated systems for indexing biomedical literature.
The Medical Subjects Headings (MeSH) section is looking to hire someone to play a role in quality assurance for the Unified Medical Language System (UMLS) production. MeSH is seeking for a candidate with experience with, editing and analyzing medical terminologies from a variety of sources and an ability to work productively and cooperatively.
The National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) is looking for candidate with a comprehensive knowledge of online scholarly publishing, open access principles, and the public access policies of research funders.
The National Network Office (NNO) is seeking a candidate with experience in contract management including writing Statements of Work, coordinating proposal review activities, reviewing annual contract task and budget activities, and providing program assessment and evaluation.