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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 apply knowledge of library protocols, procedures, and operations to maintain physical collections. ** Applied knowledge of library protocols, procedures, and operations to maintain physical collections, including receiving, sorting, arranging, shelving, and weeding monographs and periodicals. This includes having performed the following tasks: 1) identified gaps, duplicates, and at-risk materials; 2) recommended replacement, withdrawal, or digitization to keep materials relevant and accessible to users; 3) maintained circulation and loans systems and performed inventory of materials; and 4) identified institutional materials for retention, archiving, and/or preservation. Answer to this question is required
  • As a librarian with a degree (e.g., MLS, MIS, MLIS, MSLS) or equivalent experience and knowledge, demonstrated expertise in executing ALL OF THE ABOVE tasks to process and maintain library materials and collections.
  • As a librarian with a degree (e.g., MLS, MIS, MLIS, MSLS) or equivalent experience and knowledge, demonstrated expertise in executing ONE THROUGH THREE OF THE ABOVE tasks to process and maintain library materials and collections.
  • In a professional library setting, demonstrated experience in executing ONE THROUGH THREE OF THE ABOVE tasks to process and maintain library materials and 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 Search Bibliographic Databases, including Library Catalogs, and to Understand Bibliographic Information in Relation to Physical and/or Digital Items in Hand.** Searched library catalogs and bibliographic utilities to research and analyze a library collection. This includes identifying the relationship of the item in hand to the collection as a whole; and correcting problems, inconsistencies, and errors in print runs and availability. Have performed the following tasks: 1) searched bibliographic databases; 2) analyzed relationships between bibliographic records and the items in a collection; 3) researched coverage and gaps between print and digital formats of the same title; and 4) presented the results of bibliographic research to inform the replacement, withdrawal, or digitization of materials.                                                                                                                             Answer to this question is required
  • As a librarian with a degree (e.g., MLS, MIS, MLIS, MSLS) or equivalent experience and knowledge, demonstrated expertise in executing ALL OF THE ABOVE tasks to research and analyze a library collection.
  • As a librarian with a degree (e.g., MLS, MIS, MLIS, MSLS) or equivalent experience and knowledge, demonstrated expertise in executing ONE THROUGH THREE OF THE ABOVE tasks to research and analyze a library collection.
  • In a professional library setting, demonstrated experience in executing ONE THROUGH THREE OF THE ABOVE tasks to research and analyze a library collection.
  • 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 Ability to build and maintain digital collections.  Built and maintained digital collections and created, organized, and maintained digital files as part of a library collection. This includes having performed the following: 1) digitized print materials; 2) applied metadata to digital materials; 3) organized digital materials to facilitate retrieval; 4) determined copyright restrictions and obtained clearance or permission to use rights-protected works. Answer to this question is required
  • As a librarian with a degree (e.g., MLS, MIS, MLIS, MSLS) or equivalent experience and knowledge, demonstrated expertise in executing ALL OF THE ABOVE tasks to create, organize, and maintain a library digital collection.
  • As a librarian with a degree (e.g., MLS, MIS, MLIS, MSLS) or equivalent experience and knowledge, demonstrated expertise in executing ONE THROUGH THREE OF THE ABOVE tasks to create, organize, and maintain a library digital collection.
  • In a professional library setting, demonstrated experience in executing ONE THROUGH THREE OF THE ABOVE tasks to create, organize, and maintain a library digital collection.
  • 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 interact collaboratively with others.  In a complex professional organization, worked well and cooperated with a variety of individuals (e.g., co-workers, supervisors, managers) to accomplish the work of an office and to ensure administrative deadlines and requirements were met. Answer to this question is required
  • Routinely worked collaboratively with others inside and outside an organization to collect, share, and present information needed to complete projects and assignments.
  • Frequently worked collaboratively with others inside an organization to collect and share information needed to complete assignments.
  • Worked with others inside an organization to collect and share information on established office procedures and requirements.
  • 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 How did you hear about this job opening? (You may select multiple responses.)
  • Congressional Referral
  • Academic Journal
  • Newspaper
  • LATPRO
  • Diversity Jobs
  • HACE
  • USAJOBS
  • Personal Reference
  • Other
11 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