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Grade: 06

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Grade: All Grades

1 I have one year's experience, at least at the federal GS-5 equivalent level, providing information about bibliographic materials and circulation services in a research environment. Answer to this question is required
  • True
  • False
2 I have one year's experience maintaining the order and physical integrity of a bibliographic collection. Answer to this question is required
  • True
  • False
3 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
4 Have you worked for a month or more in any full-time, reader services role? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 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
6 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.
7 Have you had any experience in dealing with microforms? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
8 Have you had any experience with inventorying library collections? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
9 Have you had any experience with setting up library reserve shelves? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
10 Have you worked in a library that specialized in fine arts? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
11 Have you been in charge of re-shelving more than 100 library or retail books in a single shift? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
12 Have you had to locate missing library or book store materials upon request? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
13 Which of the following tasks have you performed as a regular part of your job? Answer to this question is required
  • Preparing statistical reports
  • Gathering and analyzing statistical information
  • Verifying the accuracy of invoices
  • Maintaining expense receipts or reports
  • None of these
14 Choose the statement that most accurately describes your experience using an automated database to enter data. 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.