Electronic Resources and Cataloging Assistant (Library Technician 3) (Open until filled)

Portland State University
Portland, OR

The Electronic Resources and Cataloging Assistant is responsible for cataloging and maintaining library information resources, including serials and monographic series. The employee also maintains print serials holdings, including verifying and updating detailed holdings statements and creating serial holdings records in Alma and OCLC Connexion following MARC 21 Format for Holdings Data (MFHD) standards. The employee will organize and conduct highly complex database maintenance processes for electronic resources and perform complex copy cataloging of electronic and print serial and monographic resources for all library collections. Position catalogs library materials according to national, regional, and local standards, rules, and practices. Tasks are mainly done independently with professional help as needed. The employee has frequent email communication with university students, faculty, staff, vendors, and community guests. The employee participates in monitoring, resolving, and answering user-reported access and discovery problems. This employee participates in special projects as assigned.

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