Core Catalog Management Interest Group

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Purpose: Discusses the various issues involved in cataloging, classification, authority control and metadata application after the initial cataloging has been performed, including its impact on discovery. Provides a forum for exchanging information and discussing techniques, new developments, and problems with managing the data integrity of library catalogs and related discovery tools.

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This interest group is part of Core's Metadata and Collections Section.

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Job Vacancy: Special Collections Cataloging Librarian, University of Washington

  • 1.  Job Vacancy: Special Collections Cataloging Librarian, University of Washington

    Posted Jan 19, 2022 10:14 AM
    Reporting to the Head of the Monographic Cataloging Unit, the Special Collections Cataloging Librarian is responsible for cataloging and providing subject analysis for monographs and archival materials in all formats primarily housed in Special Collections using RDA, MARC, Dublin Core, and other metadata standards. This position serves as the Cataloging and Metadata Services liaison to Special Collections and contributes to the planning and management of the Monographic Cataloging Unit and CAMS. This position leads the formulation of policies and procedures for the bibliographic control and discovery of special collections and archival materials. This is a full-time position with a flexible start date.
    For the full vacancy notice, position description and qualifications, and application instructions, see

    Adam Schiff
    Principal Cataloger
    University of Washington Libraries