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SQCC is HIRING a Bilingual Librarian

Thursday, 22 September, 2016

Part-Time Bilingual Librarian (Arabic)

The Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center (SQCC) seeks an experienced bilingual (Arabic/English) librarian to work part-time at two locations in the Dupont Circle area of Washington, D.C.


Qualifications Desired:

  •  Bachelor’s degree in library science; Master’s preferred
  • At least 5 years’ experience working in a library environment


Experience required:

  • Knowledge of library and information services, systems, procedures and current developments
  • Knowledge, skills, and experience in digitizing collections
  • Background in Cataloging and Acquisitions
  • Familiarity with KOHA ILS
  • Well-developed communication and information technology skills
  • Ability to develop electronic library information tools and services for information delivery


  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently under strict deadlines
  • Arabic fluency required

To Apply:

Interested applicants must submit the following materials to jobs@sqcc.org with the subject heading "Librarian"

  • Resume
  • Cover letter


The Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center (SQCC) is dedicated to educating the peoples of the United States and Oman about the breadth and richness of our two cultures.  SQCC promotes mutual respect and understanding between our nations and strives to educate a new generation of culturally sensitive and knowledgeable citizens in each society.  Through outreach programs, scholarships, lectures, educational resources, cultural partnerships, and our Cultural Center in Washington, DC, SQCC brings the culture, history, and heritage of our nations to audiences in the US and abroad.


No inquiries please; no walk-ins. Due to the volume in applications, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

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