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    Summary

    This position is located in the Bureau of Administration, Information Services Branch, (A/GIS/IPS/LIBR/IS) performing developmental duties providing comprehensive reference and
    related research advice, training, publicity, collection management and information retrieval Library services in support of the Department’s foreign policy mission requirements.

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    Responsibilities

    • Develops the ability to analyze, evaluate and recommend the most effective search strategies and methods for researching information resources that include books, newspapers and journals, databases and other electronic content.
    • Responds to a wide range of requests for information received by the Library's Information Desk, as well as to other requests received via email, telephone and in writing.
    • Provides scheduled and impromptu specialized instruction and guidance to patrons regarding their use of the Library's catalogs, database and other holdings.
    • Analyzes and evaluates the Library's holdings for their strengths, weaknesses and trends, and recommend potential new resources in all formats for their inclusion in the Department Library.
    • Assists in the development and maintenance of the Library's online research guides and compiles customized collections.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12

  • Job family (Series)

    1410 Librarian

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