Western Connecticut State University is pleased to announce that applications are currently being accepted for a full-time, tenure-track Cataloging and Metadata Librarian position in the Ruth A. Haas Library. The Cataloging and Metadata Librarian focuses on the creation, maintenance, and enrichment of metadata representing the library’s digital, physical, and virtual collections. The Cataloging and Metadata Librarian manages the ongoing work of the Cataloging Department and is responsible for the cataloging of materials in all formats, including print and digital resources. Works closely with colleagues to evaluate and document policies, procedures and workflows for cataloging, database maintenance and non-MARC metadata creation within the library. Position includes departmental liaison and collection development responsibilities, and general reference duties.
The Cataloging and Metadata Librarian collaborates with Acquisitions, Archives & Special Collections, and other departments to help establish metadata policies and procedures for digital projects. The individual selected for this position will serve as a forward-thinking leader within and beyond Library Technical Services on matters of resource description and metadata management.
For more information about the position and application procedures, please visit http://www.wcsu.edu/hr/employment/LibraryServices_AssistantLibrarian_09-26-14.asp.