Careers in Federal Libraries Event at UNC-Chapel Hill, October 1st

This is just a reminder about this upcoming event. The flier is not attached to this email. It is available in the Documents section in Blackboard.
Jennifer Whicker

Please see the attached flier, and join us in 105 Caldwell Hall from 5-8 PM on Thursday, October 1st for an evening of presentations by and discussions with Federal librarians.  This event is co-sponsored by the UNC-CH chapters of SCALA and SLA.

Our four presenters are:

  • Stephanie Holmgren, Biomedical Librarian at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)
  • Jennifer Manning, Information Research Specialist, Congressional Research Service (CRS)
  • Tamika Barnes, Head, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Library
  • Nellie Moffitt, Navy General Library Program Manager, Dept. of the Navy

Presenters will discuss a variety of topics, including: types of Federal libraries, position titles, series and salaries, typical paths of recruitment at their agencies, life as Federal librarians and Federal contract librarians, and how to apply for Federal positions.

After the presentations, stay for a group Q & A session and informal networking (food and drink provided!)  All students, professionals and alumni are welcome.

See the government’s site of Best Places to Work
Browse open positions at USAJobs

For more details, see attached flier, and RSVP on Facebook, here.

Please direct questions to Josiah Drewry at jdrewry@nationalhumanitiescenter.org

Josiah Mark Drewry
National Humanities Center Library
7 T. W. Alexander Dr., P.O. Box 12256
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
919-406-0106

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