permanent ( open to all ) Librarian (Manuscript-Historian) - (Vacancy #: VAR000386)

  • Opening Date: May 17, 2018
  • Closing Date: June 18, 2018
  • OPM Control Number: 499894300
  • Vacancy Number: VAR000386
  • LC Organization Unit: Library Services
  • Grade: GS-13
  • Series: 1410
  • Minimum Salary: $96,970.00
  • Maximum Salary: $126,062.00
  • Availability: Open to All

The Librarian (Manuscript Historian - Specialist) position has primary or shared curatorial and acquisition responsibilities for a wide range of collections in the field of American women’s history held by the Library of Congress Manuscript Division.  Included are such luminaries as reformers Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucy Stone, Alice Stone Blackwell, Clara Barton, Margaret Sanger, and Mary Church Terrell; First Ladies Dolley Madison, Lucretia Garfield, and Edith Bolling Wilson; Supreme Court justices Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg; legislators and government officials Clare Boothe Luce, Patricia Harris, Pamela Harriman, Patsy T. Mink, and Alice Rivlin; anthropologist Margaret Mead; journalists and newspaper publishers Ruby Black, Janet Flanner, Katharine Graham, Helen Thomas, Nancy Dickerson, and Mary McGrory; and countless other both notable and uncelebrated women represented in the division’s vast holdings.


This position is located in the Manuscript Division, Collections and Services Directorate, Library Services. 

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