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  • Professional Cataloger - 2 Immediate Openings

    PermaBound Books

  • Library/Organization Address

    617 E Vandalia Road
    Jacksonville, Illinois 62650
  • Employment Type


  • Hourly Wage/Salary Range

    Salary based on experience and qualifications

  • About the Organization

    Perma-Bound, a division of Hertzberg-New Method Inc. has been a leader in the book rebinding industry for over 65 years.

    Hertzberg-New Method Bindery opened in its current location in South Jacksonville, Illinois on June 17th, 1954. In the mid 1960's Hertzberg-New Method began a new division of reinforced paperback books that would become known as Perma-Bound Books, and thus started the line of products that schools and libraries nationwide view as, "the strongest books you can buy."
  • Job Description and Responsibilities

    Perma-Bound Books is seeking 2 full-time professional Catalogers for our Cataloging Services Department in our Jacksonville, Illinois office location.
    This position requires a thorough knowledge of cataloging, classification procedures, and bibliographic resources.
    Candidates will be required to possess a working knowledge of cataloging standards to include AACR2, Dewey, LCSH, MARC formats, as well as being familiar with RDA.
    Duties will consist primarily of general cataloging work, dealing with a variety of materials, formats and subjects. Cataloging of digital resources and unique materials will be important aspects of the position.
    • Coursework in cataloging or equivalent cataloging work experience
    • Health, dental, and vision insurance programs
    • Life insurance
    • 401(k) and 401(k) matching
    • Paid time off
    • Monday - Friday
    Salary will be based on experience and qualifications
    To Apply:
    Please submit letter of interest and resume to
  • Minimum Requirements to Apply

    Coursework in cataloging or equivalent cataloging work experience
  • Benefits Offered

    Health insurance, Dental insurance, Vision insurance, Life insurance, Retirement plan, Paid time off

  • Position Start Date

    2 Immediate Openings
  • How to Apply

    Please send resume and letter of interest to
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