Project Catalogers (Short-Term Contract)

The Donohue Group, Inc. (DGI) has immediate FULL- and PART-TIME contract positions available (up to 37.5 hours/week) for a short-term cataloging project in the Boston area. Project is expected to begin in February 2019 and continue into July 2019.

Duties: Perform copy and original (brief record) cataloging on a variety of materials.

Required qualifications:

  • MLS (ALA accredited) OR equivalent combination of education and relevant work experience; fluency in English. Candidates must have recent experience in original and copy cataloging. Familiarity and recent work experience with RDA, AACR2, LC classification, LCSH, OCLC and MARC editing.
  • Extreme attention to detail, a willingness to ask questions, and the ability to adapt to changing project specifications. Productivity and accuracy will be monitored and must be maintained.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment, get up to speed quickly and navigate smoothly through various software programs.

Compensation: $17.50 per hour. Those with the ability to commit to the full project timeline will be given preference.

Note: This project includes materials in a variety of languages. Applicants with experience cataloging in languages other than English are encouraged to apply.

Contact: Please email cover letter and resume to: Pat McCurdy-Crescimanno, MLS, Manager, Business Development, The Donohue Group, Inc. at

 Address: The Donohue Group, Inc., 41 Mechanic Street, Windsor, CT 06095.