The Montana State University Library invites applicants for Electronic Resources and Discovery Services (ERDS) Librarian, a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor.
The ERDS Librarian has primary responsibility for acquisition and maintenance of electronic resources and for providing access to these and other resources through the Library’s Discovery Services, currently Primo from Ex Libris. Additionally, the Montana State University Library recently migrated to Ex Libris’s Alma unified resource management system along with 15 other academic libraries in Montana.
The ERDS Librarian serves as a member of the Collection Development Department and reports to the Head of Collection Development. The ERDS Librarian supervises staff member time in support of ERDS, and will participate in collaborative statewide electronic resource development, help the public troubleshoot access issues, and coordinate across library departments. As a member of the Library faculty, the ERDS Librarian is expected to meet the University’s research and service requirements for promotion and tenure.
Screening of applications will begin on February 22, 2017; however, applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.