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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 perform technical services.**

The ability to process materials to add to library collections. This includes the ability and/or experience to perform the following tasks: (1) download and rename documents; (2) digitize printed materials; (3) upload materials to databases or repositories; (4) add appropriate metadata; (5) assist in the acquisition and check-in of new materials; and, (6) perform copy cataloging. Answer to this question is required
  • HAVE EXPERIENCE IN A LIBRARY or RESEARCH ORGANIZATION in performing technical services, and in doing so executed ALL of the above tasks.
  • HAVE EXPERIENCE IN A LIBRARY or RESEARCH ORGANIZATION in performing technical services, and in doing so executed AT LEAST FOUR of the above tasks.
  • HAVE EXPERIENCE in performing technical services, and in doing so executed AT LEAST THREE of the above tasks.
  • 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 information services.**

The ability to respond to general requests for information and/or documents using print/electronic resources. This includes the following: (1) ability to conduct a basic reference interview; (2) ability to search library catalogs; (3) knowledge of databases such as ProQuest, Leadership Plus, EBSCO, LexisNexis or Govinfo; (4) ability to identify articles or documents even when presented with incomplete information; (5) ability to retrieve and extract documents from library collections stored in various formats (e.g. print, microform, electronic). Answer to this question is required
  • HAVE EXPERIENCE IN A LIBRARY or RESEARCH ORGANIZATION in providing information services, and in doing so executed ALL of the above tasks.
  • HAVE EXPERIENCE IN A LIBRARY or RESEARCH ORGANIZATION in providing information services, and in doing so executed AT LEAST FOUR of the above tasks.
  • HAVE EXPERIENCE in providing information services, and in doing so executed AT LEAST THREE of the above tasks
  • 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 utilize information technology and online systems.**

The ability to use information technology, tools and online systems. This includes experience in the use of the following: (1) Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint; (2) search engines; (3) digital scanners; (4) information portals/intranets such as SharePoint; (5) data conversion and/or data capture tools; and, (6) cd/dvd duplication systems. Answer to this question is required
  • HAVE EXPERIENCE IN A LIBRARY or RESEARCH ORGANIZATION in using information technology and online systems, and have expert skills in ALL of the above.
  • HAVE EXPERIENCE IN A LIBRARY or RESEARCH ORGANIZATION in using information technology and online systems, and have expert skills in AT LEAST FOUR of the above.
  • HAVE EXPERIENCE in using information technology and online systems, and have used AT LEAST FOUR of the above.
  • 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 maintain library collections.

The ability to maintain research materials following library guidelines and best practices. This includes: (1) labelling materials; (2) sorting, shelving and weeding materials; (3) shifting collections; (4) performing collection inventories; (5) identifying duplicates and gaps in collections; (6) updating holdings information in library catalogs. Answer to this question is required
  • HAVE EXPERIENCE IN A LIBRARY or RESEARCH ORGANIZATION in maintaining library collections, and in doing so executed ALL of the above tasks.
  • HAVE EXPERIENCE IN A LIBRARY or RESEARCH ORGANIZATION in maintaining library collections, and in doing so executed AT LEAST FOUR of the above tasks.
  • HAVE EXPERIENCE in maintaining library collections, and in doing so executed AT LEAST THREE of the above tasks.
  • 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.