librarian

Thompson Career College of Health & Business - Mississauga, ON (30+ days ago)

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Master's degree or equivalent experience

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Computer Experience
Networks
Database development
Data administration
Computer outputs or reports design
Bibliographic standards or open systems interconnection standards
Internet/Intranet/Externet/Freenet
Bibliographic data system
Additional Skills
Supervise staff
Analytical Techniques
Translation
Statistical analysis
Quantitative research
Work Setting
Professional association or organization
University, college or school library
Type of Documents
Technical reports
Special materials (e.g., audio-cassettes, videos, maps, microform, educational kits, etc.)
Serials or newspapers
Government publications
Foreign language materials
Electronic media (e.g., CD, DVD, USB key, etc.)
Security and Safety
Criminal record check
Basic security clearance
Work Site Environment
Air conditioned
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks
Attention to detail
Ability to distinguish between colours
Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Bending, crouching, kneeling
Large workload
Ability to Supervise
More than 20 people
Staff in various areas of responsibility
Work Location Information
Willing to relocate
Method of Classification and/or Cataloguing
Abstracting techniques
Universal decimal classification
Thesaurus development and maintenance
Thesauri selection techniques
Library of Congress (LC) subject headings
Copy and original cataloguing
Canadian subject headings
Library of Congress (LC) classification
International standards bibliographic description (ISBD)
Personal Suitability
Initiative
Effective interpersonal skills
Team player
Excellent oral communication
Excellent written communication
Client focus
Judgement
Organized
Librarians Specific Skills
Provide reference services
Perform manual and on-line reference searches and make interlibrary loans for users
Recommend acquisition of books, periodicals, audio-visual, interactive media and other materials
Select, classify, catalogue and weed library materials
Prepare bibliographies, indexes, reading lists, guides and other finding aids
Develop systems to access library collections
Provide specialized programs for children, seniors and other groups
Conduct library information and orientation training programs and tours
Perform related administrative duties and supervise library technicians, assistants and clerks