ATG Job Bank 7/4/16

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Summary of Position:

Working collegially with the library faculty, the Electronic Resources Librarian will develop and manage electronic resource collections, including acquisition, licensing and access; keep current with emerging technologies and developments in electronic products and services; serve as a liaison between library public and technical services to facilitate the effective integration of electronic resources to support the teaching and learning mission of the University; and design effective assessment strategies for electronic resources and services.

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First Review date: 9/23/16

University of Tennessee, Knoxville (4 positions)

The Online Learning Librarian provides leadership and vision in the development, implementation, and assessment of the University Libraries’ online learning program. In collaboration with the Libraries’ faculty and staff, the successful candidate will design, implement, and assess a cohesive suite of online learning tools to support research, information literacy, and academic integrity skills at all levels of the university.

“… Reporting to the Head, Acquisitions and Continuing Resources, the successful applicant will work as a member of a collaborative team where innovative thinking and creative problem solving are highly valued. The Electronic Resources Librarian will play a critical role in the development, implementation, and evolution of strategies and workflows relating to the acquisitions and management of electronic resources…”

“…Reporting to the head of Cataloging & Metadata Services, the Metadata Librarian enhances resource discovery and improves access to collections by implementing and supporting metadata strategies associated with digital scholarship and special collections. Working closely with colleagues in the digital library program, the Metadata Librarian will develop workflows to improve efficiency and metadata quality…”

“…Reporting to the Associate Dean for Research, Collections, & Scholarly Communication, this individual provides leadership in the creation and maintenance of descriptive metadata for items and collections purchased, subscribed, and created by the University of Tennessee Libraries. This position is responsible for ensuring accuracy and consistency of metadata in all formats and for developing strategies for improved discoverability of the Libraries’ resources…”

Millsaps College Library seeks an Acquisitions and Serials Librarian responsible for selecting and ordering library materials and serials management, with additional duties in reference, interlibrary loan, and library instruction.

This professional position reports to the College Librarian and works closely with other Library staff. The Acquisitions and Serials Librarian also consultswith faculty and library staff to select and order library materials; accepts and evaluates gift books; manages print and electronic journals; works with vendors and processes invoices for payment; monitors the acquisitions budget; and prepares reports as needed. The Acquisitions and Serials Librarian serves on the library instruction team and coordinates Interlibrary Loan services. All librarians serve at the reference desk one night per week and rotate weekends and other times as needed…”

“The Electronic Resources Acquisitions and Licensing Librarian plays a key role in developing collection development strategy and negotiating student and faculty access rights to thousands of electronic resources.

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books-14148726655IP“…Under the general direction of the University Librarian, the Head of Collection and Processing Services directs and coordinates the activities of the Collection and Processing Services Unit (CPS), which includes Acquisitions and Database Management, Cataloging, Collection Development, Government Documents, and Serials and Electronic Resources. Oversees the 2.4 million dollar materials budget. Manages personnel matters, librarian work assignments, and overall supervision of staff and students. Oversees inventory, acquisitions, and digital resource workflows in the library management system and other integrated information technologies…”

“The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Library seeks a …  professional for the position of Collections Initiatives Librarian in the Library’s Collection Services Department…

Reporting to the Head of Collection Services, the Collections Initiatives Librarian will assist with day to day operations across the department, take the lead in our new scholarly communication initiatives, and lead departmental projects as needed. As a tenure-track position, the Collection Initiatives Librarians holds responsibilities in three core areas…”

“Rice University is seeking a … Database & Metadata Management Coordinator. The successful candidate will provide leadership in performing and managing bibliographic data quality control, database maintenance and problem resolution. The position reports to the Head of Cataloging and Metadata Services in Technical Services…

“The Director will lead a progressive library that is central to the UAFS mission, including sustainability, civic engagement, global competency, and faculty-student collaborative research activities.  Will perform professional and administrative duties in planning, implementing, directing, and evaluating all services provided by the library; be accountable for all library activities, programs, and services; develop, manage, and maintain a print and non-print collection which supports academic and research programs; develop policies, procedures, and evaluation strategies for building and managing collections;…”

The Amherst College Library seeks an … archivist to join a collaborative and dynamic team as thebooks-614711_1280

College Archivist…

You will work with a cross-departmental team to (a) to develop and implement an overall strategy for bringing the College Archives and other manuscript and archival collections in line with professional archival standards and best practices, and (b) to support and expand the department’s teaching and outreach program. The College Archivist plays an active role in collection development, records management, digital projects, exhibitions, donor relations, grant writing, and the overall direction of the department…”

“The Manager, Research & Discover, Research Subject Librarian provides leadership and management for the GSB Library’s research and discovery services, and the outreach programs. This position also serves as a research subject librarian and assists library patrons (faculty, students, researchers and other library users) with identifying and locating sources of information. Responsible for an expert bibliographic function, managing a library unit or program, or for planning and executing the integration of library programs and personnel…”

“…Under general supervision of the Library Director, this position oversees the overall operation of the circulation department of the North Idaho College’s Molstead Library including interlibrary loans, stacks and equipment maintenance. This position also provides information desk assistance, and supervises and trains part-time employees and work study students…”

“The appointee will be responsible for the Systems section of the network of libraries at The USP. She/he will provide excellent leadership, support, and advice in all areas relating to the utilisation and implementation of ICT in a regional and global context, in consultation with the University Librarian and professional library staff. Areas include Library Management Systems, Internet and online services (including web and mobile technologies), Database development, Word processing, Desktop publishing, and Digitisation…”

“The Director of Marketing and Communications will provide strategic leadership for developing and executing an integrated communications and marketing plan for University Libraries (UL). Serve as the media contact for UL and design a proactive media relations program, including social media. Formulate and execute UL promotional strategy, in concert with the Libraries administration and University Communications…”

modern-library“The Z. Smith Reynolds Library seeks a … library professional with the passion and ability to provide innovative services through their position as Instruction and Outreach Librarian. The successful candidate will teach several sections a year of our for-credit elective information literacy course, LIB100. In addition, they will coordinate and teach library instruction for other classes, with a special emphasis on courses for first-year students. Outreach duties will include helping to plan and coordinate the library’s outreach effort for First Year Students, including, but not limited to welcome activities, summer programs for entering students, drop-in research help sessions, orientation activities, instruction and more…”

“Position works collaboratively with a team of librarians to deliver an extensive array of curriculum-integrated instruction classes on the medical campus; provides instruction to students, faculty, residents and staff; creates online tutorials in support of the education program; provides reference services; participates in development and maintenance of Library’s website; completes special projects; oversees Library services on Saturdays (circulation and computing); participates in professional duties and responsibilities….”

“The University of Virginia Library is seeking a … professional to be the Research Librarian for Music and Performing Arts. The successful candidate will serve as a liaison to the McIntire Department of Music and the Department of Drama, including the Dance Minor program, providing in-depth research and teaching support for faculty and students as well as general support for the performing arts across the curriculum…”

“The MIT Libraries seek a program manager to advance a next-generation instruction program that is aligned with MIT educational initiatives, innovative and interdisciplinary scholarship, and the “learn by doing” culture at MIT…  The T&L Program Manager and Liaison will collaborate with partners throughout the MIT Libraries and across campus to advance the abilities of scholars to work effectively in the evolving networked information landscape as well as help shape it…”

This position will “collaborate with library systems, digital resources, electronic resources, and public service librarians, as well as library and university IT, to identify, design and/or configure technologies to deliver user-centered library services. Conducts ongoing studies to determine if the web presence meets the needs of the users in discovering and accessing library collections, services and instruction; develops assessment strategies and manages studies to measure user experiences in collaboration with the Research and Instruction Librarians. Oversees library’s website. Administers technical aspects of library’s Springshare suite, including LibGuides, LibAnswers, LibCal, etc…”

“Reporting to the Director of Information Services, this is a 12 month full-time, non-tenured, faculty librarian position. The Access Services Librarian is responsible for the provision of excellent service and the efficient operation of all access services functions including oversight of circulation, course reserves, and interlibrary loan services, stacks management, and building access…”

(Hat Tip to HigherEDJobsALA Joblist; ARL Job ListingsSimmons Jobline and NASIG Jobs Blog)

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