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Project Catalogers (Short-Term Contract), The Donohue Group, Inc., Windsor, CT

The Donohue Group, Inc. (DGI) has immediate FULL- AND PART-TIME contract positions available (37.5 hours/week) for a short-term cataloging project in the Boston area. Project is expected to begin in February 2019 and continue into July 2019.


Duties: Perform copy and original (brief record) cataloging on a variety of materials. 


Required qualifications

  • MLS (ALA accredited) OR equivalent combination of education and relevant work experience; fluency in English. Candidates musthave recent experience in original and copy cataloging. Familiarity and recent work experience with RDA, AACR2, LC classification, LCSH, OCLC and MARC editing. 
  • Extreme attention to detail, a willingness to ask questions, and the ability to adapt to changing project specifications. Productivity and accuracy will be monitored and must be maintained. 
  • Ability to work well in a team environment, get up to speed quickly and navigate smoothly through various software programs. 


Compensation: $17.50 per hour. Those with the ability to commit to the full project timeline will be given preference. 


Note: This project includes materials in a variety of languages. Applicants with experience cataloging in languages other than English are encouraged to apply. 


To Apply: Please email cover letter (highlighting language competencies) and resume to: Pat McCurdy-Crescimanno, MLS, Manager, Business Development, The Donohue Group, Inc. at 


Address: The Donohue Group, Inc., 41 Mechanic Street, Windsor, CT 06095. 


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