Librarian- Technical Services Department (Bibliographic Control)

Librarian- Technical Services Department
(Bibliographic Control)

Salary Scale U4-Lower (7,216,087 – 9,582,418 p.a)

Reporting Relationship:

Reports to the Principal Librarian/Head of TSD

Duties and responsibilities:

i. Deputizing the head of department
ii. Selection and ordering information materials
iii. Classifying, cataloguing and indexing of information materials of the National Library of Uganda
iv. Compiling the National Bibliography of Uganda
v. Compile statistics for Legal Deposit
vi. Allocating ISBN and ISSN to publishers
vii. Ensuring that the processing of information materials of the National Library of Uganda is carried out according to the specifications
viii. Enforcing the legal deposit Act of the National Library of Uganda
ix. Any other duty assigned

Person Specifications:
Bachelor of Library and Information Science (BLIS) from a recognized institution
with a minimum of 3 years working experience in a reputable Library service. Must be computer knowledgeable

Terms of appointment:
Five (5) year Contract (Renewable upon satisfactory performance) for all positions

Applications should be addressed to the Director, National Library of Uganda. Applicants should submit their hand written applications accompanied with academic documents and CV with two names of referees to the above address or delivered by hand to the office of the Director, not later than 25th May 2018