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    Summary

    NLM is seeking to hire a Supervisory Librarian. The successful candidate for this position will serve as the Head of the Collection Access Section in the Public Service Division (PSD), of the Division of Library Operations (LO). The Collection Access Section is responsible for managing a document delivery network serving over 2,200 biomedical libraries in the United States, Canada and abroad which controls the distribution of approximately one million interlibrary loan requests annually.

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    Responsibilities

    • Plans, organizes and controls activities of a staff of professional librarians, technical information specialists, library technicians and contractors.
    • Collaborates with heads of other Library units and divisions to negotiate and coordinate interrelated matters.
    • Manages subordinate employees effectively, including conflict resolution, development, and implementation of performance evaluation plans.
    • Develops and interprets interlibrary loan policy statements and definitions for management and NLM customers.
    • Oversees the planning, development and implementation of a comprehensive computer-based system for the management and delivery of biomedical information and documents.
    • Represents the Collection Access Section (CAS) in matters pertaining to the development and application of integrated library systems, electronic books, and journals as applied to public services.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    14

  • Job family (Series)

    1410 Librarian

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/548879500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.