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Librarians-in-Residence 2024

About the Librarians-in-Residence program:

The Librarians-in-Residence program offers early-career librarians the opportunity to develop their expertise and contribute to building, stewarding, or sharing the national collection.

During the six-month appointment, the Librarians-in-Residence will gain meaningful experience in at least one of the following core work areas: acquisitions and collection development; archives and special collections; cataloging and metadata; collection preservation; community engagement; digital services; reference and instruction; and systems and standards.

Position: Librarians-in-Residence 2024
Organization: Library of Congress
Location: Washington,  DC 
United States
Salary: $68,405-$88,926
Posting Start Date: 1/9/2024
Date Posted: 1/11/2024

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The program is open to students who earned or will complete their master’s degree in library/information science from an American Library Association-accredited program between December 1, 2022, and June 16, 2024. The program selectees will be expected to report to work on June 17, 2024.

A complete application package will consist of:

  • Your federal style resume.
  • Your responses to a vacancy questionnaire, including a mandatory Candidate Statement of interest.
  • A legible copy of your latest college/university transcripts. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable at the time of application. Official Transcripts will be required if selected for the position. Transcripts must be issued by the college or university, and must include your name, the name of the institution, and the courses and course dates. Screenshots, Word or other text documents, and stand-alone course lists are not acceptable. Failure to submit the required legible documentation at the time of application will result in disqualification.
  • Names and contact information of three references: 1) the dean or director of your library/information science program, 2) a professor in your library/information science program OR a supervisor in your current job, and 3) a reference of your own choosing. References may be contacted by telephone or email and asked about the candidate’s qualifications.
  • Finalists may be required to submit a writing sample on a topic related to library and information science.
Status: This listing expires on: 3/11/2024
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Library of Congress

Washington,  DC 20540
United States