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Grade: 06

No specific questions.

Grade: All Grades

1 Do you possess one year of specialized experience at the next lower grade level as described in the vacancy announcement?
  • Yes
  • No
2 I have experience in: (please check all that apply)
  • Searching electronic library systems and cataloging records following established procedures.
  • Preparing and arranging shipping and receiving of library material.
  • Using scanning equipment and bibliographic systems for digitization projects.
  • Making use of social networking and web applications for library communications.
  • Verifying bibliographic citations for books, periodicals, government documents and other materials.
  • Developing and maintaining bibliographic databases using commercial software such as Mendeley or Zotero.
  • Utilizing web technologies to automate library tasks.
  • I have no experience in performing these tasks.
  • Interacting with IT staff to create and maintain library web resources.
  • I have no experience in performing these tasks.
3 Have you used web publishing and graphics software to create web content, pages and sites?
  • Yes
  • No
4 I have experience in the following: (select all that apply)
  • Creating and maintaining library web resources.
  • Monitoring and reporting library trends to library staff and management.
  • Providing research services to patrons, both internal and external.
  • Offering training to patrons on the use of library systems.
  • Maintaining and adding to a knowledge base such as a taxonomy or thesaurus.
  • Using an automated database or spreadsheet management program (such as Excel) which required entering and extracting data for the tracking and formulation of (statistical) reports.
  • None of the above.
5 Please indicate your experience with the acquisition and processing of library materials. (select all that apply)
  • Making recommendations and selections for the acquisition of new content.
  • Participating in collections development policy creation and/or maintenance.
  • Renewing subscriptions and preparing current cost data and forecasts.
  • Communicating with publishers and vendors and maintaining timely access to paid content such as claiming missing material.
  • Cataloging and labeling material for inclusion into digital and physical collections.
  • Maintaining updated information for materials regarding their accessibility in both electronic and physical formats.
  • Physically processing library materials, such as labeling and bar coding, for circulation and shelving.
  • Maintaining activities such as taking inventory and weeding older material and duplicates.
  • I have no experience.