Current Openings

  • permanent
    Supervisory Librarian, History and Genealogy(Vacancy#:VAR001363) The Head of the History and Genealogy section along with the Head of the Humanities and Social Sciences section (HSS) is responsible for the daily operation of the reading rooms and the administration of reference and reader services to Library patrons and to researchers who are assigned research facilities at the Library of Congress. The users include Members of Congress and their staff, librarians,...
    • Opening Date: November 10, 2020
    • Closing Date: November 25, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1410
  • summer 10 - week internship
    Junior Fellows 2021, 2021 Junior Fellows Summer Intern Program The Library of Congress Junior Fellows Summer Intern Program enables undergraduate and graduate students to experience the integrated analog and digital collections and services of the world's largest library. Working under the direction of Library curators and specialists, fellows increase access to and engagement with collection materials. United States citizens currently enrolled in undergraduate or graduate school are invited to apply for consideration as...
    • Opening Date: November 4, 2020
    • Closing Date: November 30, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-03
    • Series: 0303
  • permanent
    Supervisory Copyright Specialist (Registration)(Vacancy#:VAR001399) Copyright is a form of legal protection provided by the laws of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code) to authors of literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and other works. The Copyright Registration Program is responsible for the examination of copyright claims, the creation of public records, and the issuance of certificates of registration. This position serves as Supervisory Copyright Specialist (Registration) in the Performing...
    • Opening Date: October 30, 2020
    • Closing Date: November 30, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1210
  • permanent
    Supervisory Reference Librarian (Vacancy#:VAR001388) The incumbent serves and the Head, NLS Reference Section in the Network Division. Exercising a high degree of independence, the incumbent is responsible for planning, formulating and recommending policy, and establishing priorities of activities for a group of employees performing technical and professional work.
    • Opening Date: November 9, 2020
    • Closing Date: November 30, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1410
  • permanent
    Technical Information Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001389) The Federal Research Division (FRD) is the principal fee-for-service, cost-recovery research and analysis service of the Library of Congress. FRD administers the Federal Research Program, which provides research reports, translations, and analytical studies for entities of the Federal Government and the District of Columbia.AGENCY EMPLOYEES - CONSIDERATION UNDER THIS VACANCY IS LIMITED TO THE STAFF OF THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS, TEMPORARY NOT-TO-EXCEED (NTE) AND...
    • Opening Date: November 20, 2020
    • Closing Date: December 4, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1412
  • permanent
    Financial Manager (Vacancy#:VAR001404) The incumbent in this position serves under the general direction of the Executive Director of FEDLINK. The incumbent is responsible for planning, developing and administering Federal Library and Information Network (FEDLINK) financial activities, a cost recovery revolving fund. Duties include formulating and tracking the annual budget, cost accounting, revenue tracking, and expenditures. The incumbent serves as the technical expert on financial matters and must...
    • Opening Date: November 5, 2020
    • Closing Date: December 7, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0505
  • permanent
    Senior Knowledge Services Librarian (Vacancy#:VAR001417) The Congressional Research Service (CRS), Knowledge Services Group (KSG) seeks a Senior Knowledge Services Librarian to join its Knowledge Management Section. The selectee will collaborate with CRS analysts, attorneys, librarians, information technology professionals, and management to identify requirements and plan, develop, and implement information and knowledge management projects. The selectee will also provide reference and instructional services to internal and external clients.AGENCY EMPLOYEES -...
    • Opening Date: November 24, 2020
    • Closing Date: December 8, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1410
  • nte 2 years
    Innovation Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001346) The position serves as a Senior Innovation Specialist in the Digital Strategy Directorate within the Digital Innovation Lab (LC Labs) service unit of the Library of Congress. The position reports directly to the LC Labs Chief who provides administrative and policy direction concerning overall project priorities and objectives.This role is one of two Innovation Specialists who will support the Library in providing computational access...
    • Opening Date: November 24, 2020
    • Closing Date: December 9, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 0301
  • temporary
    Law Librarian (CRS Graduate Recruit Program) The Congressional Research Service (CRS) American Law Division is accepting applications under its 2021 Graduate Recruit Program for a Research Librarian. These positions will be filled at the GS-09 level.Initial appointments under the Graduate Recruit Program will be made for a period up to 120 days. Initial appointments are expected to convert to permanent, contingent upon the participant’s successful performance, completion of all degree...
    • Opening Date: November 16, 2020
    • Closing Date: December 15, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-09
    • Series: 1410
  • Job Posting
    Procurement Analyst (Vacancy#:VAR001400) The incumbent serves as a Procurement Analyst at the National Library Service for the Blind and Print Disabled (NLS). The incumbent is responsible for providing procurement liaison advice and administrative assistance to NLS Managers. The incumbent assists NLS Contracting Officer Representatives (CORs) and Technical Point of Contact (TPOCs) in contract administrative functions, such as reviewing procurement actions in their entirety for accuracy, adequacy, appropriateness,...
    • Opening Date: November 16, 2020
    • Closing Date: December 16, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1102
  • temporary
    SPP-Register 2020 - Selective Placement Program (Noncompetitive Appointments for Applicants with Disabilities) - SPP Register The Library of Congress is accepting applications from people who wish to be considered for employment at the Library under its Selective Placement Program (SPP). It is the policy of the Library to recruit and hire qualified applicants with targeted disabilities by assisting these individuals in obtaining employment consistent with their level of skills and abilities and their capacity for safe and efficient job...
    • Opening Date: January 10, 2020
    • Closing Date: December 30, 2020
    • Grade Level: GS-01 - GS-15
    • Series: 1411
  • temporary
    Information Technology Specialist (SYSANALYSIS) (Vacancy#: VAR001148) This is an open continuous vacancy announcement. Applicants may submit or update their application before the closing date. Applicants will be referred after the first cutoff date, and subsequent referrals will be made at the manager’s request. The announcement may close earlier or at the request of the selecting official or after the job is filled.Serves as a recognized technical authority for new or...
    • Opening Date: January 7, 2020
    • Closing Date: January 6, 2021
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 2210
  • leadership development program
    Leadership Development Program (LDP)  Position: LDP Fellow Duration: LDP is scheduled to begin in April 2021. Training sessions will be held for one week per month (five consecutive business days) from April 2021 to February 2022 (no December sessions). Fellows will serve in an acting supervisory detail from March 2022 to June 2022 not to exceed 120 days. Specific start/end dates will be determined by LDP Program Manager...
    • Opening Date: November 2, 2020
    • Closing Date: January 8, 2021
    • Grade Level: GS- 11/12/13
  • permanent
    Lead Contract Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001324) The incumbent serves as a contract specialist for the Library of Congress programs. This position will be utilized throughout the Office of the Chief Operating Officer. The incumbent awards and administers a wide range of contract actions for the various library service units. The incumbent serves as a Contracting Officer and Team Leader.This is an open continuous vacancy announcement. Applicants may submit or update...
    • Opening Date: July 29, 2020
    • Closing Date: July 28, 2021
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent
    Contract Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001326) This is an open continuous vacancy announcement. Applicants may submit or update their application before the closing date. Applicants will be referred after the first cutoff date, and subsequent referrals will be made at the manager’s request. The announcement may close earlier or at the request of the selecting official or after the job is filled.As a Contract Specialist at the Library, you will...
    • Opening Date: August 3, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 2, 2021
    • Grade Level: GS-07
    • Series: 1102
  • Job Posting
    Contract Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001347) This is an open continuous vacancy announcement. Applicants may submit or update their application before the closing date. Applicants will be referred after the first cutoff date, and subsequent referrals will be made at the manager’s request. The announcement may close earlier or at the request of the selecting official or after the job is filled.The first cutoff for receipt of applications under this...
    • Opening Date: August 4, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 3, 2021
    • Grade Level: GS-12
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent
    Supervisory Contract Specialist (Vacancy#:VAR001325) This position serves as a Supervisory Contract Specialist within the Office of the Chief Operating Officer, Library of Congress, Washington, DC. This position will be utilized throughout the service unit. The incumbent will serve as a first line supervisor for a diverse contracts staff, and manage day-to-day operations of the award and administration of purchase orders and contracts for the Library of Congress. The...
    • Opening Date: August 6, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 5, 2021
    • Grade Level: GS-14
    • Series: 1102
  • permanent
    Criminal Investigator (Vacancy#: VAR001214) This position is located in the Office of the Inspector General (OIG), an independent office within the Library of Congress (Library) as established under the Library of Congress Inspector General Act of 2005, as amended, 2 USC § 185. The primary purpose of this position is to plan and conduct investigations involving violations of laws and regulations that affect Library of Congress programs and...
    • Opening Date: August 27, 2020
    • Closing Date: August 26, 2021
    • Grade Level: GS-13
    • Series: 1811