Scholarly Communication Librarian and Research Services Coordinator

The University of Minnesota Libraries invites applications for an innovative and collaborative librarian to serve in a key role in scholarly communication and research services for engineering and the physical sciences.  This position will be part of the Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE) department, one of five units that comprise the University Libraries’ Research and Learning Division.  The position will report to the Physical Sciences and Engineering Director.

Primary responsibilities include serving in a Libraries lead role for scholarly communications services, assuming the leadership role in PSE in coordinating and educating liaisons and staff in areas of research support services, working closely with faculty and students to enhance their changing workflows and patterns of research, dissemination, and management and preservation of research data, actively engaging with a diverse community of faculty, students, and staff in select departments, developing strong working relationships, building and managing library collections in select subject areas, partnering with faculty and graduate teaching assistants to integrate information literacy concepts and skills into the curriculum, and contributing to the goals and strategic initiatives of the Libraries through leadership of and/or active participation in committees, working groups, and task forces.

This is a full-time, 12-month, continuous-appointment track, academic professional position with probationary appointment at the Assistant or Associate Librarian level.

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Scholarly Communications Librarian

The Harriet F. Ginsburg Health Sciences Library at University of Central Florida College of Medicine in Orlando, Florida is seeking a Scholarly Communications Librarian. This is an entry-level, non-tenure seeking faculty position.

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E-Resources Librarian at the University of Texas at Arlington

E-Resources Librarian
University of Texas at Arlington

Your job with us…
Provide leadership in managing the life cycle of electronic resources. Work collaboratively with the Content Delivery Librarian in supporting liaison librarians for outreach and scholarship.  The incumbent is also responsible for license negotiation and maintaining positive and beneficial professional relationships with vendors.

What you bring…
Requirements: Master’s Degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited program or a related graduate degree; demonstrated organizational, analytical, decision-making, problem-solving and planning skills; computer literate and technologically adept.

Preferred: Professional experience in knowledge management involving electronic resource. Knowledge and ability for license review and negotiation. Knowledge of the new scholarly communication climate and initiatives. Staff supervisory experience. Experience working with Voyager Acquisition module and ProQuest ERM system. Experience creating statistical reports and managing usage data.

Please submit applications at and include a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, and names and contact information for at least three professional references. This job may close at any time.
Finalists will make a formal presentation to Libraries’ staff on a topic to be provided.  The successful candidate will be required to work some evening, weekend and holiday hours.  This is a non-tenure track position.

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Senior Electronic Resources Specialist – Electronic Resources & Serials: Launger Library

Located in a historic neighborhood in the nation’s capital, Georgetown offers rigorous academic programs, a global perspective, exciting ways to take advantage of Washington, D.C., and a commitment to social justice. Our community is a tight knit group of remarkable individuals interested in intellectual inquiry and making a difference in the world.

Senior Electronic Resource Specialist, Electronic Resources and Serials Unit – Main Campus Libraries

The Electronic Resources & Serials Unit is responsible for ordering, invoicing, and maintaining the Library’s electronic resources and print serials. It oversees the checking-in and binding of print serials, standing orders, and government documents.

The Senior Electronic Resource Specialist, under the general direction of the Unit Head, Electronic Resources & Serials, ensures timely access to our entitlements (i.e., purchased library materials in all formats) through the loading of vendor supplied records for e-books, e-journals, digital and print materials into the Library system.

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.  All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Head, Resource Acquisition, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA

George Mason University, University Libraries seek an innovative, enthusiastic and collaborative librarian for the position of Head, Resource Acquisition.


This position serves as an integral part of a forward-thinking, twenty-three-person-strong technical services unit. The Resource Acquisition Office is responsible for efficiently and accurately spending a robust research materials budget of approximately $10 million, roughly 80 percent of which is spent on electronic resources. The successful candidate has an opportunity to be part of a cohesive unit at an exciting time as the Mason Libraries are embarking on a system migration, and are deeply involved in digital scholarship and data management initiatives. The incumbent is also a key member of a four person Technical Services Group management team.

The incumbent provides leadership for the acquisition, access and ongoing maintenance of orders for materials in all formats. This position interacts regularly with key staff in the university’s Purchasing and Accounts Payable Office and serves as an expert resource on state and university financial regulations and guidelines and ensures compliance. The position directly manages seven full-time classified staff members and reports to the Director, Technical Services Group.

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Resource Management Librarian, Central Wyoming College, Riverton, WY

Job Title: Resource Management Librarian

Summary: Under the general supervision of the Director of Library Services, the Resource Management Librarian is responsible for managing the physical and electronic library resources. The Resource Management Librarian also participates in a culture of learning and discovery providing professional reference services, patron assistance throughout the library, and library instruction.

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Discovery Services Librarian, Miami University Libraries, Oxford, OH

Discovery Services Librarian, Assistant/Associate Librarian Miami University Libraries, Oxford, OH

Job Description:  The Discovery Services Librarian will serve in a hybrid position, bridging technical and public services to foster a seamless experience for staff and users in discovering library resources through the development, support, and maintenance of library discovery strategies and services. The ideal candidate will provide leadership in conceptualizing, developing and managing enhancements to internal and public-facing commercial and locally-developed library discovery applications, and in creating and maintaining the Technical Services Department’s automated workflows. This position will also work closely with the Libraries’ IT staff.  The Discovery Services Librarian reports to the Head of Technical Services.

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