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    The incumbent collaborates with the CfA and external partners to define, implement, and continuously support: services, programs, and collections that enhance research, teaching, learning, and access to resources at Wolbach. The community served by the Wolbach Library includes Smithsonian staff, Harvard faculty and staff, students, post-docs, the international astronomy community, and the public.

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    Duties include but are not limited to: 

    • Responsible for preparation, coordination, execution and assessment of collaborative projects, programs, and events 
    • Develops collaborative project objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility; reports and escalates to management as needed.
    • Ensures that projects are delivered on-time, within scope 
    • Creates, maintains, and shares comprehensive project documentation with library staff 
    • Maintains current knowledge of emerging trends in learning science, research methodologies, and research services
    • Conducts outreach and collaborates with current library stakeholders (e.g. NASA/SAO ADS), as well as stakeholders who are infrequent users or nonusers of the library and its services
    • Strives to provide equitable delivery of library services through the development of programs, practices, and behaviors which allow the library to actively support all members of the library’s community
    • Contributes to Wolbach’s monthly reports as required
    • Participates in daily circulation desk staffing

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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    1410 Librarian

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/513469500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.