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Posting Date
Position Title
Music Cataloger Contractor
 Alexandria, Virginia
General Information
Alexander Street Press is an award-winning publisher of electronic databases and collections in the humanities, located in Alexandria, VA, recognized by our customers and peers for producing products of outstanding quality. We see understanding customer needs and delivering high quality and innovative products as the root of our success.
Position Details
We have an immediate opening for a full-time cataloging contractor to do copy cataloging of classical, international, and popular music materials (recorded music and sheet music) in our Alexandria, Virginia office.

This is a full-time contract position. We prefer to have staff work on-site.

• Experience with music cataloging, required.
• Experience with MARC21 format, required.
• Experience with LC authorities, required.
• Experience with OCLC cataloging styles, highly desirable.
• Cataloger's familiarity with European languages (French, Spanish, German, Italian, and Portuguese), highly desirable.  This means a practical cataloging familiarity, not a full reading or speaking knowledge: ability to recognize the different languages, recognizing words representing articles (A, An, The equivalents) and numbers, recognition of acceptable diacritics for the language, etc.
• Experience with MarcEdit and MarcReport software, desirable.
Salary and Benefits
Starting hourly rate from $18.00 per hour.
 Please send resumes and cover letters to Mr. Robert Loo at <>. The position is open until filled.


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