The Hesburgh Libraries at the University of Notre Dame seek a collaborative, resourceful, and dynamic professional to serve as the Unit Head of Continuing and Electronic Resources (CER). The CER Unit is one of three units reporting to the Director of the Collection Strategy and Acquisitions (CSA) Program. The Unit Head provides leadership for the procurement, assessment and management of continuing resources in both print and electronic formats, including individual and package journal subscriptions, databases, streaming services, and the management of data-driven acquisition models. The incumbent works collaboratively with the Unit Head of Resource Acquisition & Access (RAA) to provide training and support in the management of the electronic resources lifecycle (trials, acquisitions, license review, knowledge base management, troubleshooting, authentication and cancellations). They also work with the Program’s three Scholarly Resource Assessment Librarians, who collectively facilitate discussions across the Libraries regarding library collections. The CER Unit Head exercises vision, sets goals, and guides the work of four direct reports. The Unit Head works closely with all members of the CSA Program to develop a unified strategy, best practices, and workflows for managing fee-based and open access scholarly resources that incorporate key stakeholders.
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