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2 Challenging Job Listings - USMC, GAO

  • 1.  2 Challenging Job Listings - USMC, GAO

    Posted 05-04-2022 10:42
    Colleagues,   Below are two job listings that have been posted on FEDLIB, etc.  The first is a USMC Library, San Diego, the second with GAO.  Both challenging!  Always keep your resume updated.  You never know when your "dream job/location " will be posted!


    Supervisory Librarian - San Diego - Marine Corps Library
    NF-4 Supervisory Library Director position at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San
    Position closes 11 May 2022
    Salary: $75,000-78,000

    Please apply here:

    Or here:
    Click on Prospective Employees
    Search: Librarian
    Job ID56567

    This library building is on the Historic Register and faces the Basic
    Training Graduation Parade Ground.  MCRD Library has been recently renovated
    and uses the Semper FindIt bookstore model of non-fiction classification.
    There is also a Youth Services Librarian on staff.

    Enjoy the beautiful year-round weather of San Diego and the beautiful
    beaches.  There are two other MCCS Libraries in San Diego County; MCAS
    Miramar Library and MCB Camp Pendleton Libraries also provide library
    services and programs to Marines, Sailors and their families.

    MCRD Library has a robust programming schedule throughout the year and
    welcomes the families of Marine recruits on Liberty Sundays.
    There is a dedicated Makerspace room and a large youth services programming

    Facebook page: MCCS MCRD San Diego/WRR - Library
    I can answer any questions.
    My best, Cynthia

    Cynthia Shipley, MLS
    Library Program Director
    HQMC, Marine and Family Division
    Personal and Professional Readiness Branch (MFR)
    3280 Russell Road
    Quantico, VA  22134


    Acquisitions Librarian ($87,791 - $139,534 annual salary) in Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Georgia, or Seattle, Washington

    Ready to join an elite team of librarians? The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), Center for Library Science (CLS) is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Acquisitions Librarian. Candidates with acquisitions experience in government, academic, or special libraries are encouraged to apply.

    This position will serve as an Acquisitions Librarian providing support in the management, coordination, and acquisition of information sources and data used by mission teams and offices for engagements.  This position serves as a Contracting Officer Representative (COR) and supports the Senior Acquisitions Librarian in making purchases of legal, business, news, financial and other information and data sources, completing complex acquisitions of information and data for the agency while meeting budgetary targets.

    For more full position details and to apply, use the links below.

    Open to the public:

    Open to federal employees:

    The announcement is open 05/3/2021 to 05/17/2021.

    Please share this information with anyone who might be interested in applying. Additional information about working at GAO is available at:

    All the best,


    Meg Tulloch, DLS (she/her)

    Director, Center for Library Science

    Applied Research and Methods

    U.S. Government Accountability Office

    441 G Street, NW,  Washington, DC 20548

    202-512-8535 |

    Sharon Lenius
    [Federal Librarian - Retired]
    'Tolle Lege!' ('Take up and read')