Reference Librarian (American history emphasis)

at Library of Congress (view profile)
Published December 5, 2022
Location Washington DC, District of Columbia
Category Public or Governmental  
Job Type Full-time  
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Minimum Compensation in Local Currency $61,947
Hourly or Salary? Salary
Pay Grade GS9
Twitter Handle @librarycongress


The Library of Congress is seeking a Reference Librarian with an American history emphasis. This position is located in the History and Genealogy Section, Researcher & Reference Services Division, General and International Collections Directorate, Researcher and Collections Services. Staff in this division work in the Main Reading Room located in the Thomas Jefferson Building. The selectee will provide general reference and research service, both onsite and online. The selectee will also serve as an American history specialist providing subject-specific services for researchers and as well as collecting materials in American history for the general collections of the Library. This position is eligible for hybrid telework only, and will provide, along with other librarians in the Researcher and Reference Services division, rotating evening and Saturday services onsite. Please review the official position announcement to apply.