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

The Donohue Group, Inc. (DGI) has immediate contract positions available (30-37.5 hours/week) for a short-term (est. 6 months) cataloging project in the Boston area. 

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 should have 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: $19-23/hour, depending on experience. 

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

One project position is located south of Boston in an area not easily accessible via public transportation. 

Those with the ability to commit to the full project timeline will be given preference. 

 

Contact: Please email cover letter and resume to: Pat McCurdy-Crescimanno, MLS, Manager, Business Development at dgijobs@dgiinc.com. 

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

Web Site: https://www.dgiinc.com/careers/

 

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