Job Requisition Number: 27295. The Northern Regional Library Facility (NRLF) is a cooperative high-density shelving facility for library materials belonging to the UC libraries in California. It is one of two shared facilities developed to store, preserve, and provide access to low-use library collections. It is administered by the UCB Library. The Deposit Services and the Access Services units are administrative units at the NRLF.
This position supports the following activities at NRLF: book digitization projects; remote lending, electronic document delivery and onsite access services; technical processing of new deposits, shared print activities and database maintenance projects.
•Retrieve material from NRLF stacks; inspect books per established preservation criteria to determine if items are suitable for digital scanning or for remote lending; package material for transport; receive, process and reshelve returned material.
•Assist library users at the public service desk: perform basic bibliographic checking for material requested by library users and find the corresponding NRLF barcode numbers in the database; check-in/out library materials; answer questions.
•Technical processing: accession new deposits arriving at the NRLF into the local database; assist the Shared Print Library Assistant as needed; physically prepare & shelve incoming material.•Relevant library experience. •Familiarity with an Integrated Library System (ILS), preferably with Innovative’s Millennium. •Familiarity with bibliographic searching. •Aptitude for accuracy and detailed work. •Good interpersonal and communication skills. •Ability to organize and handle heavy workloads to meet the daily deadlines; ability to work with interruptions. •Ability to work in the stacks and at the computer for extended periods; work effectively both independently and in a team-oriented environment. •Ability to move carts & book trucks loaded up to 480 lbs.; lift & bend with boxes or volumes weighing up to 40 lbs.; climb and reach on stepstools and rolling ladders.
The University of California was chartered in 1868 and its flagship campus - envisioned as a "City of Learning" - was established at Berkeley, on San Francisco Bay. Today the world's premier public university and a wellspring of innovation, UC Berkeley occupies a 1,232 acre campus with a sylvan 178-acre central core. From this home its academic community makes key contributions to the economic and social well-being of the Bay Area, California, and the nation.