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Series Description: Library Support Series

Series Description: LIBRARY SUPPORT SERIES

SERIES DESCRIPTION:

Positions in the Library Support Series perform the full range of routine to specialized collections maintenance functions and provide library service, holdings and reference information and assistance to internal and external patrons in support of the University library system.

Examples of work include: perform end processing functions, maintain and edit library holdings and records, perform bibliographic searches, provide reference and circulation assistance and access to library collections through specialized resources, coordinate and oversee functional library areas, and assist in developing operating policies and procedures.

ALTERNATE CAREER PROGRESSION JOB STANDARDS:

Library Support Assistant

Library Support Generalist

Library Support Senior


Career progression positions, distinguished by the nature and scope of responsibilities and minimum education and experience, are summarized below. For detailed information, please refer to the specific Distinguishing Characteristics matrix.

Library Support Assistant - Perform routine collections maintenance functions in support on the University library system. Use detailed methods and established procedures and a familiarity with library policies and procedures. Influence short-term processes. May provide functional supervision to designated employees and/or affiliates.
High school diploma, one to two years' related experience, and basic computer skills required. Occasional lifting of 25-50lbs.

Library Support Generalist - Perform general and specialized collections maintenance functions
in designated service areas in support on the University library system. Use judgment in prioritizing work tasks and in determining work methods based on a general knowledge of library policies and procedures. Influence specific processes.
May provide functional supervision to designated employees and/or affiliates.
High school diploma, two years of college coursework, one to two years' related experience, and knowledge of computer applications and hardware required. Infrequent lifting of 25lbs.

Library Support Senior - Provide operational oversight and perform specialized collections maintenance functions in designated service areas in support of the University library system. Use judgment in prioritizing work tasks, coordinating processes, and in application of departmental procedures based on a comprehensive knowledge of library policies and procedures. Influence specific processes and operations. May provide functional supervision to designated employees and/or affiliates.
High school diploma, two years of college coursework, two to three years specific experience, working knowledge of computer systems and standard applications software required. Knowledge of a foreign language may be required.

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