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Library Technician GS-1411-6/7

National Forest Service Library (NFSL). USDA-Forest Service

Fort Collins, CO

Application Deadline

Apply By Aug 7th, 2021


$43,101.00 to $47,895.00 per Year   Calculate


Fort Collins, CO




Not Required

Minimum Education

Not Specified

Library Experience


Supervisory Experience

Not Required

Type of Library


This job is more than 3 weeks old or the application deadline has passed.

Job Description

  • Responsible for original cataloging and classification of library materials.
  • Performs copy and original cataloging including subject analysis and classification and adapts cataloging records to maintain compatibility with National Forest Service Library (NFSL) collections.
  • Assists other NFSL staff with identifying articles and publications for inclusion in the ILS and the Monthly Alert.
  • Ensures the posting and maintenance of bibliographic entries in the online catalog.
  • Ensures withdrawal of records from the catalogs when materials are no longer available and resolves problems that arise with the cataloging rules as a result of the uniqueness of some of the materials in the collections.
  • Keeps abreast of current rules, changes and procedures implemented by Library of Congress, OCLC, NFSL's ILS vendor, and NFSL staff.

Benefits & Additional Compensation Info

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Additional Info & Requirements

This job will close when 50 applications have been received which may be sooner than the closing date.

The Community

Fort Collins sits in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. “Located a short drive north of Denver, Fort Collins is a vibrant town full of local eateries, pubs, boutiques and home to Colorado State University. With 300 days of sunshine, snow-capped mountains, idyllic lakes and clear-running rivers, it is hard to deny that people like to get outdoors here all year round.”* With a population of 175,000 – Fort Collins has something for everyone. Fort Collins has networks of bike trails throughout town; whitewater, lakes, climbing and hiking trails nearby; a vibrant arts, theater and music scene; and an incredible school system.


HR Info


Posted Aug 4, 2021