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Grade: All Grades
* 1.Ability to plan and carry out digital reference service. ** Demonstrated the ability to plan and carry out digital reference service by developing, planning, implementing and evaluating various new and enhanced digital reference service functions including: 1) online chat, 2) email reference, and 3) current awareness services.
  1. Demonstrated experience providing digital reference service to customers using subscription databases as well as ALL of the above; and providing digital reference service in an accessible manner to patrons using screen readers.
  2. Demonstrated experience providing digital reference service to customers using subscription databases as well as TWO of the above.
  3. Demonstrated experience providing digital reference service to customers using subscription databases as well as ALL of the above.
  4. None of the above.


* 2.In the box below, provide a brief description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your choice to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a brief narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration.
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 3.Ability to create reference products. ** Researched and wrote reference materials for the web and for print distribution.
  1. Had primary responsibility for topic selection, research, writing and posting of reference web pages (bibliographies, circulars, directories, factsheets, finding aids, or indexes).
  2. Had primary responsibility for topic selection, research, writing, and posting of reference web pages (bibliographies, circulars, directories, factsheets, finding aids, or indexes) pertaining to blind and physically disabled individuals.
  3. Displayed experience participating in the research, writing and posting of reference web pages (bibliographies, circulars, directories, factsheets, finding aids or indexes).
  4. None of the above.


* 4.In the box below, provide a brief description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your choice to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a brief narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration.
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 5.Knowledge of the subject areas of the library's collection. Utilized knowledge of the subject area of the library collection to provide library services to customers.
  1. Demonstrated knowledge of information resources in the collection, standard reference and locator tools and general customer information needs pertaining to two or more subjects in a general collection.
  2. Demonstrated knowledge of information resources in the collection, standard reference and locator tools, and general customer information needs pertaining to two or more subjects in a general collection including resources relating to blindness and disabilities.
  3. Demonstrated knowledge of standard reference and locator tools for a general subject area.
  4. None of the above.


* 6.In the box below, provide a brief description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your choice to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a brief narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration.
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 7.Ability to communicate in a group setting. Dem.onstrated the ability to represent the organization at exhibits, give oral presentations to staff and visitors and conduct tours.
  1. Experienced in making oral presentations to visitors, leading tours of a national organization, and representing an organization at an exhibit booth.
  2. Experienced in making oral presentations to visitors and have lead tours of a local organization.
  3. Experienced in making oral presentations to visitors and leading tours of a local or national organization.
  4. None of teh above.


* 8.In the box below, provide a brief description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your choice to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a brief narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration.
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 9.Knowledge of the principles, concepts, and techniques of library science. Applied professional knowledge of library and information management principles, concepts and techniques to manage library functions and execute library programs in the following routine library functions: 1) acquisitions, 2) circulation, 3) reference, and 4) technical services.
  1. Demonstrated experience applying knowledge of the standard principles, concepts and techniques of library and information science to ALL of the above.
  2. Demonstrated experience applying knowledge of the standard principles, concepts and techniques of library and information science to TWO of the above routine library functions.
  3. Demonstrated experience applying knowledge of the standard principles, concepts and techniques of library and information science to THREE of the above routine library functions.
  4. None of the above.


* 10.In the box below, provide a brief description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your choice to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a brief narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration.
Maximum length of 8000 characters.