Electronic Resources and Discovery Librarian, Nevada State College, Henderson, NV

Nevada State College invites applications for an Electronic Resources and Discovery Librarian. This position reports to the Director of Library Services and will join the College during an exciting period of growth and development.

The Electronic Resources and Discovery Librarian will work collaboratively to provide vision and direction for the life cycle of electronic resource access, discovery, and assessment. The ideal candidate will be inspired by the prospect of working in a new and growing college that values active learning, the integration of technology, and the importance of community.

For more information and to apply, visit https://www.nscjobs.com/postings/1659

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Digital Initiatives Librarian, Kansas State University Libraries, Manhattan, KS

Kansas State University Libraries, Manhattan, KS, invite applications and nominations for the position of Digital Initiatives Librarian.  MLS or other related terminal graduate degree and minimum two-years’ experience supporting and developing digital collections required.  For a complete position description and application procedures, visit our website:  www.lib.k-state.edu/jobs.

Main Responsibilities

  • Coordinate, develop, maintain, and execute digital initiatives, workflows, and policies as they pertain to the Libraries’ digital program
  • Provide technical expertise in the application of methods used to grow, develop, and manage digital collections
  • Employ best practices and standards for digital programs
  • Lead the cross-departmental Digital Projects Team to effectively plan, prioritize, manage, assess, and preserve the Libraries’ expanding digital collections
  • Collaborate internally and externally to develop a digital collections infrastructure
  • Enhance the user experience for the digital collections
  • Identify grant opportunities and work collaboratively to create proposals in support of digital initiatives
  • Engage and stay current on digital library trends, developments, applications, and industry standards in order to ensure K-State adopts appropriate changes in digital collection management activities
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Electronic Resources Licensed Content Librarian, Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, Baltimore, MD

The Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries invite applications and nominations for the Electronic Resources Licensed Content Librarian position. The successful candidate will be an innovative, collaborative, service oriented librarian having experience with the eresources life cycle including licensing, procurement, eresources management and problem resolution.

To view the full posting and to apply, please see https://hrnt.jhu.edu/jhujobs/job_view.cfm?view_req_id=62269&view=sch

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Head of Acquisitions, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas

The University of Texas Libraries (UT Libraries), The University of Texas at Austin, seeks an experienced and service-oriented colleague for the position of Head Librarian, Acquisitions Services. The position oversees and coordinates the operations and processing phases of acquisitions resources for the UT Libraries. The Head Librarian, Acquisitions Services, serves as a member of the management team within the Collections and Technical Services division of the UT Libraries. Working hours are Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm, or as arranged with the supervisor, for a total of 40 hours per week.

For more information and to apply, visit https://utdirect.utexas.edu/apps/hr/jobs/nlogon/140530010084.

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Electronic Resources Librarian, American University, Washington, D.C.

American University Library invites applications for an Electronic Resources Librarian at the rank of Assistant or Associate Librarian.  The successful candidate will be an innovative, user-focused, collaborative Electronic Resources Librarian to provide vision and leadership in managing the Electronic Resources Management (ERM) Unit.

Responsibilities: The Electronic Resources Librarian reports to the Director of Technical Services and manages the ERM Unit within the Technical Services Division of the University Library.  This Unit is responsible for acquiring the library’s electronic resources which includes databases, datasets, e-journals, and aggregator packages, negotiating license agreements, compiling and analyzing usage statistics, troubleshooting access problems, managing the library’s various electronic resource platforms and delivery systems.  Manages the electronic resources/serials collection budget of $4.2 million.
The Electronic Resources Librarian supervises 3 FTE unit members. Supervisorial duties of this position include developing and implementing unit goals and projects, establishing policies and procedures as well as hiring, training, and evaluating staff.  As a member of the Collections Management Team, this position participates in collection development activities and provides support for digital initiatives.  As a member of the Technical Services management team, this position serves a leadership role within the division.

For more information and to apply, visit http://www.american.edu/hr/Ft-Faculty.cfm#LIB2.

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Serials/Electronic Resources Librarian, Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi, Texas

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi seeks a serials/electronic resources librarian.  This position provides leadership for the Periodicals Department including training; formulating, implementing, and reviewing policies and procedures. Provides oversight for the department’s workflow and processes. Supervises and evaluates the work of periodicals staff and reports  activities, includes reports related to usage statistics, service/resource provision, vendor evaluation and other related assessment activities. Develops and delivers the library’s e-resource and print/microform serials collections. Participates in professional and scholarly activity. Serves on library and university committees. Provides outreach for electronic resources and works up to 4 hours weekly at the reference desk. Responsible for collection development and library instruction in subject liaison area(s).

For more information and to apply, visit https://islanderjobs.tamucc.edu.

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E-Resources and Serials Access Librarian, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts

The Library, Information and Technology Services (LITS) Division at Mount Holyoke College seeks an enthusiastic, creative, collegial, and service-oriented recent ALA-accredited-MLS graduate to help in the acquiring and managing of licensed and subscribed content for discovery and access. The new E-Resources and Serials Access Librarian’s position is intended to give an entry-level librarian the opportunity to quickly gain a broad and experience-based understanding of the diverse area of Discovery Services as well as to bring fresh ideas and new perspectives to LITS. To be successful in the small, dynamic, continuously metamorphosing Discovery Services Department, the incumbent will need to be able to learn new technologies with ease, enjoy solving puzzles and resolving discrepancies, not be afraid to ask questions, view mistakes as learning opportunities, and, while admiring the trees, never lose sight of the forest.

For more information and to apply, visit http://jobsearch.mtholyoke.edu.

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