permanent ( open to all ) Librarian (Collections Specialist) (vacancy #: VAR000760)

  • Opening Date: March 20, 2019
  • Closing Date: April 24, 2019
  • OPM Control Number: 528395500
  • Vacancy Number: VAR000760
  • LC Organization Unit: Law Library
  • LC Organization Unit - Specific Office: Collection Services Division
  • Grade: GS-12
  • Series: 1410
  • Minimum Salary: $81,548.00
  • Maximum Salary: $106,012.00
  • Availability: Open to All
The Collection Development Specialist, working under general administrative direction of the Chief, Law Library Collection Services Division, provides leadership, planning, and direction related to growth and development of the Law Library collections, which encompass holdings in all formats and in all languages. The incumbent must demonstrate the ability to analyze collection coverage and needs from a variety of perspectives, taking into consideration the long-term impact of such factors as publication patterns, availability, and budgetary concerns, as well as the needs of many constituencies, first and foremost of which is the United States Congress.  The incumbent, working with the Law Library Global Legal Research Directorate staff, especially with the Foreign Law Specialists, is responsible for the development and maintenance of the foreign law reference collection. The incumbent is responsible for the management of a multilingual foreign law reference collection covering at least seventy countries.
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