Acquisitions and Licensing Librarian, Villanova University, Villanova, PA

Acquisitions and Licensing Librarian I/II

Position Summary: The Acquisitions and Licensing Librarian leads the acquisition and licensing of information resources at Falvey Memorial Library. Core responsibilities include management of all acquisitions activities, including licensing for library electronic products, ordering and receiving of library materials in all formats, coordinating with the library’s finance team to ensure the payment of all acquisition-related invoices; creating and maintaining tools and services for managing resource acquisition lifecycle.

For more information: https://www.latinosinhighered.com/job-details/acquisitions-and-licensing-librarian-1449278731#.WDyaefl_qbg

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Head, Electronic and Continuing Resources, University of California, Berkeley, CA

Head, Electronic and Continuing Resources
Responsibilities
Leads a team of staff library professionals and/or assistants in managing the operations of the Electronic and Continuing Resources Unit. This position ensures adequate staffing, prompt processing of materials and activation of new e-resources, efficient resolution of access problems and print subscription claims, and the management of an Electronic Resources Management System. Recommends Unit staffing numbers and classification levels, implements Unit personnel actions: determines Unit procedures, workflows, schedules, goals, and priorities. Manages Unit GA and student budget and recommends training, software, and tools for staff use.
Serves as Berkeley’s Acquisitions Liaison to the California Digital Library. Serves as project manager for Berkeley’s openURL link resolver instances. Resolves electronic access problems; complex problems with serial and electronic orders and invoices; and performs other project-based work as needed. Also serves on Library-wide committees helping to develop policy relating to serials and electronic resources.
Analyzes, evaluates, interprets and revises or proposes revisions to established print and electronic serial processing guidelines within scope of assigned responsibilities.
Serials Processing: Oversees the Creation of documentation for serials processing procedures and functions, in both print and electronic format, setting goals and priorities for area of responsibility. For more details: http://las.lib.berkeley.edu/lhrd/jobs/staff-jobs/head-electronic-and-continuing-resources-22453

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Scholarly Communications Librarian, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA

Kennesaw State University Library System seeks applications for a 12-month, non-tenure track, faculty librarian position: Scholarly Communications Librarian, Graduate Library Services Unit, Librarian Associate Professor rank, which begins March 1, 2017. Reporting to the Director of Graduate Library Services, the annual salary will have a negotiated range depending upon qualifications from $50,000 – $54,000 prorated to start date. The successful candidate will serve as a member of the Graduate Library Unit and help guide the library system to meet the challenges of today’s complex higher education organizations with an emphasis placed upon providing excellence in research, scholarship, digital publishing, and related intellectual property issues. In addition to specific job duties listed in the advertisement, this position also requires collection development, library liaison, and instruction duties. This position may be required to work evenings and weekends and from various KSU learning sites. Continue reading

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Electronic Resources Librarian, Loyola Notre Dame Library, Baltimore, MD

The Loyola Notre Dame Library seeks an energetic and inquisitive librarian with experience in electronic resources to join our Acquisitions Unit. The Electronic Resources Librarian will manage the life cycle of electronic resources and work collaboratively with units throughout the Library to provide accurate access to electronic content. Under the supervision of the Acquisitions and Resource Management Librarian, the successful candidate will be a creative problem solver and proactively incorporate new and emerging practices and technology into the electronic resources environment. The Electronic Resources Librarian will be interested in continual learning and the application of expertise developed through work experience and professional development opportunities. The individual must have the ability to deal with change, ambiguity, and complex problems that occur in an academic library. The full job description is at www.loyola.edu/library/admin/ElectronicResourcesLibrarianLNDL2016.pdf.

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Electronic Resources and Research Librarian, Birmingham-Southern College, Birmingham, AL

Birmingham-Southern College invites applications for the position of Electronic Resources and Research Librarian. This 12-month non-tenure-track faculty position bears responsibility for the implementation and maintenance of library technology platforms and for ensuring timely and reliable access to holdings via the library’s Discovery tools. The Library currently uses OCLC WMS as its integrated library system and EBSCO Discovery Service, and maintains LibGuides. In collaboration with other librarians, the person in this position will also support academic research for students and faculty by participating in instruction and reference, the creation of library guides, and collection development activities. Additional responsibilities include academic advising and service on College committees. Continue reading

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Assistant Librarian, University of Arkansas, Monticello, AR

The University of Arkansas at Monticello (UAM) (www.uamont.edu) is seeking applications for the position of Assistant Librarian. This is a 12-month, tenure-track, faculty position. UAM, one of eleven campuses of the University of Arkansas System, is located in southeastern Arkansas in beautiful timberlands. UAM is a comprehensive undergraduate institution also offering select master’s degree programs.

Responsibilities: Candidate must be able to coordinate subscriptions and access to journals and indexes, both print and electronic; provide reference and instruction; maintain library webpage; administer library’s ILS Sierra; assist UAM’s IT staff in maintaining library computers; serve as liaison with academic departments; and participate in library planning and university governance. Some evening and weekend hours are required. Continue reading

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Electronic Resources Librarian, Loyola Notre Dame Library, Baltimore, MD

The Loyola Notre Dame Library seeks an energetic and inquisitive librarian with experience in electronic resources to join our Acquisitions Unit. The Electronic Resources Librarian will manage the life cycle of electronic resources and work collaboratively with units throughout the Library to provide accurate access to electronic content. Under the supervision of the Acquisitions and Resource Management Librarian, the successful candidate will be a creative problem solver and proactively incorporate new and emerging practices and technology into the electronic resources environment. The Electronic Resources Librarian will be interested in continual learning and the application of expertise developed through work experience and professional development opportunities. The individual must have the ability to deal with change, ambiguity, and complex problems that occur in an academic library.  The full job description is at www.loyola.edu/library/admin/ElectronicResourcesLibrarianLNDL2016.pdf.

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