Music and Dance Catalog Librarian -- Brigham Young University

Post date: May 6, 2022

Job Title: Music and Dance Catalog Librarian

Job Classification: CFS-Professional

Posting close date: 6/6/2022

Start date of this position: 12/1/2022

Required Degree: MLS from an ALA-accredited institution including training in cataloging.


Additional degree in an allied discipline such as music education/musicology preferred.

• Reading knowledge of multiple languages preferred.

• Knowledge and skills in applying cataloging and classification standards.

Demonstrated interest in technical services and music library issues on the regional, national, or international level.


• Performs cataloging and catalog maintenance in both the local integrated system and OCLC. Creates and enhances OCLC master records as necessary and contributes original cataloging directly to OCLC.

• Performs descriptive cataloging (according to the cataloging standard Resource Description and Access [RDA]), subject/genre cataloging, and classification of materials in all formats for HBLL General and Special Collections.

• Publishes significant and original contributions relevant to the library profession and/or individual’s discipline of expertise.

• Contributes subject authority work as needed through the SACO program.

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Information required at the time of application – Please list the individual contact information for each of your three recommenders on the faculty application. At some point during the selection process they may be contacted to submit their letters of reference electronically

Document(s) required at the time of application - Please attach your updated Curriculum Vitae and cover letter to the faculty application.

Equal Opportunity Employer: m/f/Vets/Disability

Brigham Young University is an equal opportunity employer. All faculty are required to abide by the university’s Honor Code and Dress & Grooming Standards. Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Successful candidates are expected to support and contribute to the academic and religious missions of the university within the context of the principles and doctrine of the affiliated church.


Interested applicants should apply to our YJobs faculty posting #109562 at or contact for instructions on how to apply to this position.