Acquisitions Librarian, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS

The Mississippi State University Libraries seeks applicants for the
faculty position of Assistant Professor/Acquisitions Librarian. This
tenure track position collaborates with relevant personnel and units in
order to provide leadership and vision for the Library’s Acquisitions
department. This position reports to the Coordinator of Electronic

The Acquisitions Librarian will be responsible for establishing staff
and unit goals for monographic acquisitions; supervision of the
monograph acquisitions unit, including the supervision and training of
two staff members and student workers in ordering, receiving, and
invoicing monographic materials; manages and provides reports for annual
departmental monographic allocations; instructs library liaisons in the
use of a locally created book request system (Book Orders Online), and
YPB’s GOBI selection system; reconciles various monograph acquisitions
spreadsheets to ensure expenditures are correctly charged to university
accounts; works collaboratively with other librarians to create
solutions to work flow problems; assists the Associate Dean for
Technical Services in collection development activities;  meets library
and university requirements for promotion and tenure in the areas of
librarianship, research, service and collegiality.

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