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1 I certify, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all the information submitted by me with my application for employment is true, complete, and made in good faith, and that I have truthfully and accurately represented my work experience, knowledge, skills, abilities and education (degrees, accomplishments, etc.). I understand that the information provided may be investigated and or verified through reference checks. I understand that misrepresenting my experience or education, or providing false or fraudulent information in or with my application may be grounds for not hiring me or for firing me after I begin work. I also understand that false or fraudulent statements may be punishable by fine or imprisonment (18 U.S.C. 1001). Answer to this question is required
  • I have read and understand this information and attest that, to the best of my knowledge, the information I have provided is true and complete.
  • I have read and understand this information and do not wish to continue the application process.
2 Ability to provide reference services.** Advise and orient persons inside and outside of the organization in the use of collections. Answer to this question is required
  • Advised and oriented a variety of people, including scholars, practitioners, organizations and government agencies in use of a library‚Äôs collections in the fields of documentary photography and photographic history.
  • Advised and oriented general users in use of collections in the fields of documentary photography and photographic history.
  • Responded to basic research requests for specialized collections.
  • None of the above.
3 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
4 Ability to provide research services** Provided research services examining publications, electronic resources and trends. Researched collections to: 1) provide reference services; 2) complete cataloging; 3) establish provenance; 4) answer inquiries; 5) provide research support for exhibit/publication and 6) compile background materials to inform researchers of resources. Answer to this question is required
  • Conducted research using established methods performing AT LEAST FOUR (4) of the above while providing accurate research guidance on the use and technical aspect of visual materials collections in the fields of documentary photography and photographic history.
  • Conducted research using established methods performing THREE (3) of the above while providing accurate research guidance on the use and technical aspect of visual materials collections in the fields of documentary photography and photographic history.
  • Conducted research using established methods performing AT LEAST THREE (3) of the above in a library, archival or collegiate-level academic setting.
  • None of the above.
5 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
6 Knowledge of library principles, concepts, and techniques. Applied professional knowledge of library principles, concepts, and techniques to manage library functions including: 1) collection development (acquisitions), 2) preservation, 3) digitization, 4) processing and cataloging, and 5) public program activities in the fields of documentary photography and photographic history. Answer to this question is required
  • Used knowledge of library principles, concepts and techniques to manage library functions and support researchers, including ALL of the above.
  • Used knowledge of library principles, concepts and techniques to manage library functions and support researchers, including THREE (3) or FOUR (4) of the above in any subject field or specialty.
  • Used knowledge of library principles, concepts and techniques to manage library functions and support researchers, including TWO of the above in any subject field or specialty.
  • None of the above.
7 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
8 Ability to communicate effectively in writing. Wrote clear, cogent, accurate, well-organized, and understandable work products related to documentary photography and photographic history. Examples include: (1) acquisition documents, (2) reports, (3) informal and formal correspondence, (4) blogs, 5) finding aids, and (6) public presentations. Answer to this question is required
  • As a principal author or co-author, wrote or contributed to TWO (2) or THREE (3) of the above documents in any subject field or specialty.
  • As a principal author or co-author, wrote or contributed to FOUR (4) of the above documents.
  • As a principal author or co-author, wrote or contributed to FIVE (5) or SIX (6) of the above documents.
  • None of the above.
9 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
10 Ability to analyze and solve problems related to visual and documentary materials in photographic collections.** Provided appropriate strategies to analyze and solve problems related to visual and documentary materials in photographic collections. Functions performed include 1) collection development (acquisitions), 2) preservation, 3) reference and research services, 4) exhibit preparation, and 5) publishing activities. Answer to this question is required
  • Took a lead role in developing strategies to analyze and solve problems related to visual and documentary materials in photographic collections by performing FOUR (4) or FIVE (5) of the functions listed above, including 1) and 3).
  • Took a lead role in developing strategies to analyze and solve problems related to visual and documentary materials in photographic collections by performing THREE (3) of the functions listed above, including 1) and 3).
  • Developed strategies to analyze and solve problems related to visual and documentary materials in photographic collections by performing AT LEAST THREE (3) of the functions listed above, including 1) and 3).
  • None of the above.
11 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
12 Knowledge of the fields of documentary photography and photographic history. ** Demonstrate knowledge of documentary photography and photographic history, including the literature in books and periodicals and electronic resource databases. Answer to this question is required
  • Applied thorough knowledge of documentary photography and photographic history working with library collections of more than 10,000 original drawings, pictures, books, and periodicals.
  • Applied thorough knowledge of documentary photography and photographic history working with library collections of 1,000 items to 9,999 original drawings, pictures, books, and periodicals.
  • Applied knowledge and/or collegiate level coursework pertaining to documentary photography and photographic history for library collections of books, periodicals, and original visual materials or reproductions of visual materials.
  • None of the above.
13 How did you hear about this job opening? (You may select multiple responses.) Answer to this question is required
  • Congressional Referral
  • Academic Journal
  • Newspaper
  • LATPRO
  • Diversity Jobs
  • HACE
  • USAJOBS
  • Personal Reference
  • Other
14 If you have heard about this position from another source other than those listed above, please indicate the source. Maximum length of 50 characters. Answer to this question is required