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Temporary Library Assistant (Western European Languages), Harvard University / Harvard College Library

Harvard College Library’s Judaica Division is currently looking for a Temporary Library Assistant (Western European Languages). Appointment dates are January 2018-June 2018. This is a less than half time appointment, working less than 17.5 hours per week. 

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Position Description

Supervised by the Lee M. Friedman Judaica Technical Services Librarian, the Library Assistant assists in a variety of activities to help prepare Judaica Division data for migration to a new online system in July 2018.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Updates bibliographic, holding, and item records and may assist in the processing of invoices. Performs related duties as required.

Basic Qualifications

Reading knowledge of Spanish, French, or German. Familiarity with other Western European languages highly desirable. Facility in learning new computer programs. Ability to work independently, with good judgment as to when to consult a supervisor.

EEO Statement:

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

Reading knowledge of Spanish, French, or German. Familiarity with other Western European languages highly desirable. Facility in learning new computer programs. Ability to work independently, with good judgment as to when to consult a supervisor.

Full/Part Time

Part Time

Education

NA

Salary

Closing Date

How to Apply

To apply, send your cover letter and resume to juddiv@fas.harvard.edu. 

Posted

2018-01-11

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