The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Libraries invites applications for the position of Cataloging and Metadata Librarian. A service-oriented and visionary leader, the successful candidate will support resource discovery and access in a dynamic environment that supports innovation and collaboration.
The Cataloging and Metadata Librarian 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 to ensure accuracy and consistency of metadata in all formats and to develop strategies for improved discoverability of the library’s resources. Reporting to the head of the Discovery and Technical Services Department, this librarian coordinates the work of the Cataloging Unit within the department by supervising, setting priorities, training, and implementing plans, policies, and practices for the unit. The Cataloging and Metadata Librarian works collaboratively with staff in departments across the libraries to develop and enhance workflows for metadata development and to develop and deliver metadata training.
For more information about the position and application procedures, visit http://www.lib.utk.edu/employment/cataloging-metadata-librarian/.