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    If you have experience managing scientific databases and information systems with broad knowledge of scholarly publication and communication issues and you want to play a significant role in a dynamic organization, then consider joining the National Library of Medicine, Division of Library Operations, Technical Services Division, Collection Development and Acquisitions Section!

    For more information: https://www.nlm.nih.gov/tsd/tsdhome.html

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    Responsibilities

    • Serve as a Technical Information Specialist responsible to coordinate the review and selection of materials, develop and maintain related processes, and contribute to policy formulation for a premier biomedical citation database and journal archive.
    • Interpret and communicate NLM policies to high level publishers' representatives, organizations, and information centers in the U.S. and worldwide.
    • Provide technical consultation and support to facilitate the provision of biomedical information through NLM services.
    • Serves as a technical expert on journal publishing trends and scholarly communication issues .
    • Independently prepare written correspondence, reports, and news announcements to explain or publicize NLM's policies for the review, selection, indexing and archiving of biomedical literature.
    • Coordinate and actively contribute to the meetings of the Literature Selection Technical Review Committee (LSTRC), a U.S. government federal advisory committee responsible for reviewing and recommending journals for inclusion in MEDLINE.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

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