ASRC Management Services is rapidly growing and is seeking a Reference
Librarian in Fort Meade, MD to support our contract with the
Environmental Protection Agency.  The Reference Librarian provides
professional level support for client reference, user access, and
information/library management services in multiple formats such as
e-mail, web forms, paper mail, phone, face to face, etc. This position
has a focus on supporting core library services. The Reference Librarian
is a solo onsite staff member at the location, but is a member of a
larger library and public access team at the client headquarters in
Washington, DC.


Providing professional level library services that include, but are not
limited to: reference support, collection development,collection
maintenance and user access support for both client staff and members of
the public. 
Coordinating and facilitating the use of additional library services for
Ft. Meade based Agency staff that may be provided by the Library, a Lead
Service Center or through other network libraries. 
Supporting virtual reference services for public access to EPA Web sites
and some web site/page maintenance and editing. 
Tracking usage statistics, preparing weekly and monthly reports as
determined by supervisory staff and the client, participating in Library
Network collaborative activities - monthly conference calls, providing
input for information product evaluations, providing professional input
on network procedures and practices, etc. 


Minimum education level - Masters degree in Library Science or
equivalent from an ALA accredited institution.
Minimum 2 years of experience providing professional librarian services.

Strong background working with reference materials and electronic
resources. A focus in the area of environmental science is preferred. 
Demonstrated strong written and oral communication abilities.
Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.
Proficiency with spreadsheets, databases, and office applications.
Proficiency with WWW searching and research.
Proficiency editing web sites using HTML. Other web coding experience is
a plus.
Experience in preparing analytic reports and statistics, use of
applications such as Excel, and development of logical expressions and
database queries.

This is an opportunity that you shouldn't pass up! To view this
opportunity and apply on line, please visit and reference position number 2674.


Susan Westenbarger
Deputy Program Manager
ASRC Management Services
301-837-9073 (phone)
240-423-2901 (cell)
301-837-9618 (fax)
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