Library Cataloging Coordinator

Utica, New York
Apr 05, 2017
Institution Type
Community College


Bachelor’s degree and two (2) years of experience working in library technical services; experience using OCLC Connexion, Aleph, or a similar library integration system; knowledge of technical rules and standards for library cataloging (RDA, AACR2, LCSH), Library of Congress Classification and MARC; effective interpersonal, communication and supervisory skills; ability to perform detailed work with accuracy, analyze problems, and formulate solutions; and the continuous knowledge of evolving library standards and procedures are required.



This position coordinates library technical services including copy cataloging, and the processing and maintenance of library materials.

Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

Performs copy cataloging of acquired materials in various formats;

Provides quality control of bibliographic records and materials, edits and updates records;

Records, edits and corrects bibliographic records, holdings, and item records in the College’s integrated library system;

Coordinates the processing and housing of library materials, and database maintenance activities in the College’s integrated library system;

Maintains work statistics, updates and keeps current manuals and procedures, and actively participates in departmental meetings;

Keeps current in new developments in the field of library technical services;

Other duties as assigned by the Director of College Libraries.


Special Instructions to Applicants:

Official academic transcripts are required at time of hire.

MVCC does not discriminate. MVCC is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

MVCC offers a comprehensive employee enrichment program.

Open Until Filled: Yes