Digital Preservation Librarian, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Reporting to the Head, Preservation & Conservation Department, the Digital Preservation Librarian explores, adapts, implements, and manages emerging digital preservation policies and strategies for the long-term protection and access to digital materials and advises on all phases of the life cycle of digital content with the aim of long-term retention and access. Works closely with staff in Library Information Technology, Cataloging-Metadata, Digital Research & Scholarly Publication, Preservation, and other library departments, as well as with partners at other institutions.

For details on this position, and to apply, please visit https://jobs.uiowa.edu/pands/view/65250.

Applications must be received by November 2, 2014.

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Head of Acquisition Services, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO

Head of Acquisition Services, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO

The University of Colorado Boulder Libraries seeks a Head of Acquisition Services who will move CU-Boulder forward to meet the challenges of evolving systems and technologies and new ways of envisioning traditional acquisitions functions. This dynamic, experienced, and service-oriented librarian will partner in the development of sustainable acquisitions strategies that keep pace with new forms of scholarly communication and support institutional missions. The successful candidate will have a strong commitment to collaboration, customer service, and innovation. This position provides leadership for acquisitions and manages ordering and payment systems for library materials.

The Head of Acquisition Services is responsible for ensuring fiscal accountability for library materials acquisitions and expenditures. This position leads a team of 7.5 FTE and reports to the Director of the Scholarly Resource Development Department. This is a tenure track position that includes significant responsibilities for research or creative work and service in keeping with the tenure standards of the University of Colorado Boulder.

For more information and to apply, visit http://www.jobsatcu.com/postings/90003.

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Information Technology Librarian, Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dothan, AL

The Information Technology Librarian is responsible as a member of a team for delivering high quality library service in a growing medical school and academic medical center environment. Functions include assisting as a member of a team in identifying new and emerging information resources to support the educational, research and patient care objectives of the institution. The Information Technology Librarian will provide library user and instructional services to all members of the Southeast Alabama Medical Center and the Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine community.

Additional functions include assisting with troubleshooting the systems required to maintain the online catalog, the library website, delivery of library resources using mobile technology, and other functions requiring the appropriate use of technology to deliver reliable and seamless access to library resources and services. The Information Technology Librarian holds non-tenured faculty rank at a level commensurate with the criteria for appointment and promotion of library faculty.

For more information and to apply, please visit http://www.samc.org/index.php/careers/available-positions and select ACOM.

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Head of Acquisitions & Resource Sharing, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

The University of Kansas Libraries seeks a knowledgeable, enthusiastic and highly-motivated individual for the Academic Staff position of Head of Acquisitions & Resource Sharing. Reporting to the Assistant Dean for Content and Access Services, the incumbent provides innovative vision, leadership and management of all staff assigned to content acquisition and resource sharing services.

The successful candidate will lead a staff of twenty-four in the implementation of a newly blended department by merging workflows and applicable skills used for resource sharing and acquisitions. The department head will work closely with others in the Libraries and the University community to advance programs such as open access, scholarly publishing, copyright, and fair use.

For more information and to apply, visit https://employment.ku.edu/academic/1941BR.

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Electronic Resources Librarian, Trinity International University, Deerfield, IL

The Rolfing Memorial Library seeks a service-oriented, versatile, and collaborative librarian with a desire to invest in a Christian higher education environment. The Electronic Resources Librarian will manage all aspects of the life cycle of electronic resources, including acquisition, cataloging, licensing, access, evaluation, and maintenance. The ERL supervises part-time serials staff and interacts regularly with library staff, IT staff, and students. This position reports to the Head of Technical Services.

To apply, please go to www.tiu.edu/hr/. Click on Job Postings (on the right hand side of the page). Set up a profile in ADP and fill out the application for Electronic Resources Librarian. For additional questions, contact the Head of Technical Services, Rebekah (Hall) Luken @ rhall@tiu.edu or 847-317-4007.

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Electronic Resources and Acquisitions Support Specialist, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign seeks an innovative and knowledgeable professional to support electronic resources and acquisitions functions at the University Library.  This is an Academic Professional position for a librarian who possesses the requisite skills, experience, and/or demonstrated knowledge from course work. The Support Specialist will work in the Acquisitions unit within the Technical Services Division of the Library. The successful candidate will work in a team environment with those division faculty and staff responsible for the management of electronic resources and acquisitions work. The position will assist in the maintenance of our OpenURL link resolver, SFX, in troubleshooting access problems, and will also assist in managing the reports and documentation necessary to support electronic resources and acquisitions work. This position reports to the Head of Acquisitions and works closely with the Electronic Resources Librarian.

For more information and to apply, visit https://jobs.illinois.edu/search-jobs/job-details?jobID=45661&job=electronic-resources-and-acquisitions-support-specialist-university-library-a1400501.

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