Electronic Resources/Serials Management Librarian – Caldwell University

Caldwell University invites applications for a full-time Electronic Resources/Serials Management Librarian. The Librarian will be responsible for serial and electronic resources and collections, participating in reference and instructional services, and functioning as the departmental liaison to faculty and students, including but not limited to Business, Science, Math and Communication.
Specific job duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Being responsible for serials, standing orders, and electronic resources management.
  • Providing technical support and troubleshooting for acquisitions, managing and delivering of e-resources; integrating with library discovery systems; collaborating with campus network and website personnel; and managing vendor relations.
  • Managing serial & standing order information resources in all formats, including selection, collection development, and processing.
  • Supervising student workers assigned to material management.
  • Helping shape policy, goals and procedures for serials and electronic resources.
  • Developing assessment strategies and conduct ongoing assessment based on usage, usability, overlap and value to inform management decisions and improve library services.
  • Developing and collaborating on electronic resource access and integrating projects with consortium and campus technical colleagues.
  • Providing reference and instruction and serving as liaison to academic departments as assigned.
  • Managing social media accounts for the library.
  • Covering one evening shift per week and Saturday on weekend staff rotation.

Master’s degree in Library and/or Information Science from an ALA accredited institution is required. Knowledge of Integrated Library Systems, Learning Management Systems, Content Management Systems, FTP, HTML, and electronic resource platforms plus high-level skills using Microsoft Excel, Access or other database management software is also required. Computer knowledge necessary to perform technical support related tasks is also required. Must be able to work evenings and weekends as needed. One to three years of academic library experience with knowledge of a variety of existing and emerging electronic resources is strongly preferred. Experience providing instruction and reference assistance in an academic library is also preferred. The successful candidate will be a dynamic, forward-thinking professional dedicated to proactive, user-centered service with the ability to innovate and thrive amidst rapid organizational and technological change. This person will have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills and the ability to work effectively with minimal direction both independently and on teams. Candidates must be willing to support the Dominican Catholic, liberal arts mission of the University

Believing that diversity contributes to academic excellence and to rich and rewarding communities, Caldwell University is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student body. Candidates from historically under represented groups, whose work furthers our diversity and inclusion efforts, and who bring to campus varied life experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply.

Applicants must submit a resume, cover letter specifying position, and a list of three professional references including complete contact information.

Caldwell University is a private, Catholic coed four-year university with a strong liberal arts core curriculum that enhances critical thinking and analytical reasoning. Caldwell offers 31 undergraduate and 31 graduate programs, including doctoral, master’s, certificate and certification programs, as well as online and distance learning options that prepare students for today’s global marketplace. The university has 15 NCAA Division II athletic teams and numerous clubs, fraternities, sororities and activities on a beautiful 70-acre campus located in the suburbs of Caldwell, New Jersey. Caldwell was founded by the Sisters of Saint Dominic of Caldwell. Its core values of respect, integrity, community and excellence influence academic and campus life.

Caldwell University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is strongly committed to diversity and inclusion within its community.

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Electronic Resources Librarian, Assistant or Associate Professor, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Electronic Resources Librarian, Assistant or Associate Professor

This position provides leadership, management, and technical expertise for the Libraries’ dynamic collection of electronic resources. Leading and managing an e-resources team, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing the lifecycle of the Library’s electronic resources, including acquiring, renewing, licensing, preserving, and activating access. The ERL will undertake their efforts with attention to how social and structural inequalities are manifest in collections and in e-resource creation, acquisition, and dispensation.

Follow the link to apply!  https://employment.unl.edu/postings/67478

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Electronic Resources Specialist at UCSF

Library Professional III

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Library is seeking a user-oriented, enthusiastic Electronic Resources Specialist to join the Collection Management unit. This position is primarily responsible for the timely and accurate representation of electronic resources access points in the integrated library system, discovery tool, link resolver, and A to Z list. This position will also manage online resource usage data in support of Collection Development.

UCSF is a research university and medical center with professional schools in dentistry, medicine, nursing, and pharmacy, and Master’s and PhD programs. Our programs consistently rank among the best in the country. https://www.ucsf.edu/about/ucsf-overview   UCSF students embody our passion for improving the human condition and pushing health care forward. https://www.ucsf.edu/about/education-overview

The UCSF Library is committed to a culture of inclusion and respect. We encourage you to apply if you thrive in an environment which celebrates and serves diverse communities. See more about our commitment to diversity and inclusion at https://www.library.ucsf.edu/about/diversity-and-inclusion/.

Electronic Resources Specialist will be appointed in the Library Professional series, level 3. Salary will be commensurate with experience. This is a full time one year contract position starting from the date of hire.

To apply, please see the full job description and application here:


The University of California San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

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Assistant Professor / Electronic Resources Librarian, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

Assistant Professor / Electronic Resources Librarian

Kansas State University Libraries invite applications and nominations for an energetic, creative, and committed individual to serve in the position of Electronic Resources Librarian with a focus on serving as a team lead for electronic resources acquisitions and content management for Hale Library and the three specialized branches. Master’s degree from an ALA-accredited program as well as two years’ experience managing electronic resources in an academic library required.  Visit https://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/508329/electronic-resources-librarian-kstate-libraries for the full position announcement and instructions for applying.

Kansas State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Background check required.

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