A unique library with breadth in its functions, bridging with knowledge Qatar’s Heritage and Future
Qatar National Library (QNL) is supporting Qatar on its journey from a carbon-based economy to a knowledge-based economy by providing free information resources to students, researchers and the entire community in Qatar. Resources include a vast collection of exceptional online databases including the latest bestsellers, classical works, concerts, top academic journals and documentaries.
QNL is one of the biggest knowledge hubs under the umbrella of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF). Qatar Nation Library is a non-profit organization that carries out its mission through three functions: National Library, University and Research Library, and a Metropolitan Public Library of the digital age.
When finished, QNL’s state-of-the-art landmark building will be a major physical center for the people in Qatar who share a thirst for knowledge. QNL’s architectural building design symbolizes the library’s vision of bridging with knowledge Qatar’s heritage and future. The library will provide, when it opens its doors, 1.2 million books, 500,000 ebooks, periodicals and newspapers, and special collections.
Qatar National Library plays a key role in supporting Open Access in Qatar and the world, through various information services, including the recent launch of Qatar Digital Library Portal (www.qdl.qa) which presents over half a million pages of precious historical archives and manuscript material.
Qatar National Library (QNL) is pleased to invite you to participate in its Librarian Job Fair to be held from 4 to 6 May 2015 in Zurich.
The purpose of this Job Fair is to promote Qatar National Library current job opportunities and meet with interested applicants. Potential employees will have the opportunity to learn more about QNL and its current vacancies and attend a face-to-face interview directly with the management team.
Qatar National Library is recruiting for the following job opportunities:
|Information Services Librarian||Senior Writing Specialist||Access Officer|
|Copyrights and Licensing Librarian||Senior Program Education Specialist||Head of Digitization|
|Senior Middle Eastern Studies Librarian||Head of Community Learning and Engagement||Digitization Support Technician|
|Cataloging Librarian||Head of Collections||Unix System Engineer|
|Cataloging Officer||Acquisitions Officer||Digital Preservation Specialist|
Job Fair at a glance:
- Location: Zurich Marriott Hotel
- Dates: 4 – 6 May 2015
- Time: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
To register for the Job Fair:
Send your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org mentioning “Zurich Job Fair” in the subject of the email. Upon registration, job seekers will be contacted to schedule a date/time for their interview.
We look forward to seeing you in Zurich!
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