To:
Provide technical and administrative supportfor medical library reference
and information services.
Perform on-line da...
standards (MARC, Subject Headings, AAC2R, DDC, Library of Congress
and NLM) for implementation at DUHS Libraries.
Control ...
Searching Strategies
Searchstrategiesusedfor retrieving information from electronic/online
databases.
Answers reference qu...
of 3

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  • 1. To: Provide technical and administrative supportfor medical library reference and information services. Perform on-line data searches and implements various computer systems utilized by the department Conductthe orientation programs of library operations. Work for continuous improvement of library services. Catalog bookand non-book materials using classification and coding schemes. Delicate work to library technical and clerical staff. Assist Dean of Librarianship in planning the library collection development programs, goals and policies and procedures. Train library staff Evaluate, select, and make accessible both online and print resources for Dow University of Health Sciences faculty and students and staff and its constituent institutional libraries. Conducta bookinventory of the Library’s collection annually. Provide individual and group instruction on using medical and healthcare online resources. Obtain copies of journal articles via online resources or interlibrary loans with other medical libraries. Promote library collection and services to the faculty and students. FOLLOWING TASKS COMPLETED Library policies. ISO Certification to the Library Library web page. Working on Open sourceintegrated library management system such as LIMS, Koha, including international cataloguing and classification
  • 2. standards (MARC, Subject Headings, AAC2R, DDC, Library of Congress and NLM) for implementation at DUHS Libraries. Control and manage the overall library administration of both libraries. Prepare job descriptions of library staff. Train technical and non-technical staff for providing better services to the readers. Participate in the Director’s and Library Committee meetings. Supportand work with the Director and Library Committee at a strategic level, in order to enhance and expand the range and quality of library and information services. Play active role in automation of the IBA Libraries. Prepare annual library progress report and budget. Acquire online databases / electronic resources for IBA libraries. Supervise, plan, recommend, analyze and coordinate the automation, communication and on-line systems within the Libraries. Provide leadership and direction towards the improvement of Library services. Keep abreast of developments in electronic resources. Make plan for technical and readers’ services and storage management. Introduce Inter Library Loan system and professional development with National and International Libraries and Resource Centers. Provide reference and other library services for the scholars, researchers, teachers, Provide bibliographic instruction, full-text articles and reports and other material, which includes use of the Internet, computerized databases (OPAC), CD-ROM databases, online databases, indexes, directories and other print and online reference sources.
  • 3. Searching Strategies Searchstrategiesusedfor retrieving information from electronic/online databases. Answers reference questions via telephone, mail, and e-mail covering a wide range of variety and conductthe needed research involved. Assist in the selection and evaluation of electronic and print reference sources and deliver them in a form appropriate to the situation. Provide formal training and instruction in the effective use of electronic resources for the staff, faculty, students and targeted audience. Circulation To manage circulation, reference service activities. To perform bookordering, cataloging, periodicals subscription, CD-Rom ordering, and subscription of online resources. Prepare Power Point presentations. MasterDegree in Library and Information Science Diploma in Librarianship

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