Tagged with technical services

Q: I want to move into a technical services role, but I’m intimidated by the job postings. How can I become qualified for a systems or cataloging position?

Q: I have been a librarian “on the front lines” for 6 years and I want to switch to technical services. I have taken web (XHTML, CSS) and beginning programming (JAVA, C++) courses and I am currently taking a cataloging course. When time permits, I volunteer in technical services at two area libraries. However, when I … Continue reading

Q: Any advice for breaking into cataloging?

Q: I have a MS in Library and Information Studies, and two years of professional experience, mostly in reference and public services. Two years ago I decided to return to school for a second masters degree in linguistics. During this time I have held a job in the English department as a writing tutor, which … Continue reading