Job Opportunities, Claremont Colleges Library
Librarian & staff positions
Original Cataloging and Metadata Librarian
Position Summary: The Original Cataloging and Metadata Librarian will ensure that the Claremont Colleges Library's unique, rare, and distinctive collections in multiple languages and formats are discoverable. The incumbent will serve as the library's lead original and rare book cataloger and metadata creator.
The Claremont Colleges
Located at the foot of the San Gabriel Mountains in the city of Claremont, California (population 36,500), 35 miles east of Los Angeles, The Claremont Colleges are a geographically contiguous set of seven private colleges: five top-ranked liberal arts undergraduate colleges and two graduate institutions. The Claremont Colleges comprise a diverse academic community dedicated to fostering achievement, leadership, and life-long critical thinking and are uniquely configured to support and encourage interdisciplinary study. The Claremont Colleges Library, a member of the Claremont University Consortium, The Colleges' supporting organization, is partners with The Claremont Colleges in learning, teaching, and research. We are committed to fostering intellectual discovery, critical thinking, and life-long learning. Accordingly, the Library ties our academic community to varied cultural and scholarly traditions by offering user-centered services, building collections, developing innovative technologies, and providing an inviting environment for study, collaboration, and reflection.
The Claremont University Consortium is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.