permanent ( open to all ) Deputy Law Librarian for Collections (Vacancy #: VAR000820)

  • Opening Date: March 11, 2019
  • Closing Date: April 24, 2019
  • OPM Control Number: 526925100
  • Vacancy Number: VAR000820
  • LC Organization Unit: Law Library
  • Grade: SL-00
  • Series: 1410
  • Minimum Salary: $126,148.00
  • Maximum Salary: $189,600.00
  • Availability: Open to All

The Deputy Librarian is responsible for the acquisition, organization and preservation of the Law Library's collection, ensuring the quality of the collection and rapid and effective access to it. The incumbent oversees the planning, development, management and usability of digital legal and legislative information resources hosted on site from the Law Library's physical materials and from remotely-hosted digital materials collaboratively developed with Law Library partners worldwide. Serving under the Law Librarian of Congress, the incumbent assists with achieving success on matters related to building and sustaining a preeminent portal to a world-class repository of global legal information that includes all levels of government from local governing bodies to transnational governing institutions. The incumbent ensures that Law Library collections and services meet the statutorily mandated requirements of the Law Library of Congress to serve the foreign legal research and analytical needs of the U.S. Congress. The incumbent develops and maintains relationships to further local, national, international and transnational partnerships. The incumbent also works collaboratively with senior Library of Congress managers to ensure integration of Law Library virtual services with Library of Congress digital priorities. The incumbent coordinates efforts with information entities in the U.S. Congress and other legislative branch agencies on Library legislative information initiatives.

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