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1 Indicate which of the following statements accurately describes your professional background. If more than one of the statements is accurate, choose the one closest to the top of the list which is still accurate. Answer to this question is required
  • I have one year of experience, at least at the federal GS-7 equivalent level, maintaining one or more library collections.
  • I have completed at least two (2) full years of progressively higher-level graduate education in library science.
  • I have completed a total of at least five (5) years of college-level education, training, and experience in librarianship, combined.
  • None of these statements accurately describes my professional background.
2 Which of the following describes your experience in using online bibliographic systems and searching procedures? Answer to this question is required
  • I have no experience in using online bibliographic systems to enter or retrieve data.
  • I have experience in using online bibliographic systems to enter or retrieve data.
  • I have experience in using online bibliographic systems and searching procedures with foreign language publications.
  • I have experience in using online bibliographic systems and searching procedures to search for obscure publications.
3 Which of the following have you used to perform literature searches? Answer to this question is required
  • Specialized art history databases
  • General humanities sources
  • Visual/digital databases
  • Other sources and databases not listed here
  • None of these
4 Do you have reading knowledge of at least two of the following languages: German, French and Italian? Reading knowledge means that you can read and translate a document from those languages to English for yourself, with some (but not complete) fluency. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Have you worked in a library that specialized in fine arts? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 Select your level of experience in answering reference inquiries using reference tools published in Western European languages. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
7 Have you spent more than one year overseeing the work of others, in a professional environment, without direct supervision over them? This oversight can include formal, or informal, team lead responsibilities. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
8 Have you researched the history and work of a major 20th-century American or European artist? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
9

I have experience developing policies for the processing, use, and access of library collections.

Answer to this question is required
  • True
  • False
10

Have you catalogued monographic materials using standards in machine-readable cataloging (MARC) format and Library of Congress cataloging rules?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
11 Have you applied the digital preservation provisions, specifically, of the Federal Agencies Digital Guidelines Initiative (FADGI)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
12 Have you ever created use-specific derivative files, from master files? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
13 Choose those software applications, if any, that you have used on a daily basis for at least a month, during your career. Answer to this question is required
  • Lightroom
  • Portfolio
  • Cumulus
  • MediaBin
  • Phase One Media Pro
  • Media Management 7
  • NetX
  • Adobe Photoshop CC
  • Other applications not listed here
  • None of these
14

Choose the statement(s) that accurately describe your work assignments involving physical ephemera.

Answer to this question is required
  • Sorting through ephemera to determine the best way to file for future retrieval
  • Identifying duplicate materials, and disposing of them
  • Preparing materials for archiving
  • Administering and overseeing a filing system for use by multiple project managers within an office
  • Other assignments not listed here
  • None of the above assignments
15 Can you perform all of the following functions in MS Excel without assistance or research? 1) Create a spreadsheet from scratch; 2) Format a spreadsheet to be attractive to the eye in print form; 3) Insert a simple SUM or PRODUCT equation; and 4) Insert a row or column. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
16 Do you have experience using a digital asset management system to organize and retrieve digitized materials? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
17 Choose the application(s) that you can use proficiently at this time, if any. "Proficient" means that you can use the software daily, to complete a wide variety of tasks, with only occasional consultations of peers, supervisors, or reference manuals. Answer to this question is required
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Outlook
  • Microsoft Visio
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Project
  • Other applications not listed here
  • None of the above applications
18 Have you been trained in the use of a Digital Transitions DT BC100 book scanner, or had to use it on a regular and recurring basis? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
19 Have you been trained in the use of a Konica Minolta PS7000 book scanner, or had to use it on a regular and recurring basis? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
20 Indicate which statement most accurately describes your level of experience assisting patrons in original research in art history. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
21 In which of the following languages have you had to locate at least 10 library items? Answer to this question is required
  • English
  • Dutch
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • German
  • None of these
22 Have you worked full-time at the reference desk of a research library? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
23 Have you worked full-time at the reference desk of an art research library, specifically? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
24 Which of the following tasks have you performed as a regular part of your job? Answer to this question is required
  • Answering questions received by phone
  • Answering questions received by mail
  • Answering questions received in person
  • Assisting readers with research needs
  • Performing basic literature searches
  • Performing literature searches for rare and obscure material
  • None of these
25 My resume shows that I have provided customer service to a variety of clientele. Answer to this question is required
  • True
  • False
26 I have worked with clients and customers to assess their needs, provide information or assistance, resolve their problems, or satisfy their expectations. Answer to this question is required
  • True
  • False