Electronic Resources Officer, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

The Ohio State University Libraries (OSUL) is recruiting a talented and experienced librarian to lead its program for electronic resources acquisition and licensing. As a faculty member in the Acquisitions Department, the successful candidate will leverage their expertise in procuring and integrating electronic resources to manage a diverse, multimillion-dollar portfolio of high-impact content within a complex multi-consortia negotiating environment. The Electronic Resources Officer manages the acquisition and maintenance of continuing online resources, including order and renewal of e-journals, e-books, and other online content along with oversight of waning print serial subscriptions. The position will serve as Electronic Resource Officer for OSUL in the Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC) and OhioLINK’s Cooperative Information Resources Management Committee.

The Electronic Resources Officer is responsible for four staff (potentially five) and reports to the Head of Acquisitions. The Librarian works collaboratively with staff in other units focused on collection strategy, information technology, and cataloging to identify, license, and manage ongoing access to electronic resources. This position is a vital contributor to planning, policy-making, and daily operational decision-making within the department. The position will take the lead in liaising with vendors, negotiating licenses, and troubleshooting electronic resources access issues.

For more information about the position and application procedures, visit https://library.osu.edu/about/jobs/faculty

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Head Librarian – User Experience and Digital Resources, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA

Savannah College of Art and Design’s Jen Library seeks a head librarian to enhance user engagement across online and physical library environments.


  • Work closely with other head librarians and senior director to provide leadership for the university’s library system, supporting institutional objectives.
  • Supervise visual resources center manager and librarians in cataloging, acquisitions, collections, serials, systems, and access services, and be responsible for overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of these areas.
  • Lead implementation and management of digital solutions to meet requirements of library users, administer library’s electronic resource and database acquisitions, and establish an Electronic Resource Management system for databases.

For more information and to apply, visit https://scadjobs.scad.edu/postings/10097

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Electronic Resources Coordinator, Texas State Library & Archives Commission, Austin, TX

The Texas State Library is offering an exciting position for a leader with commitment and initiative to lead the coordination and evaluation of the agency electronic information programs. In addition, this position administers the electronic resources contracts to Texas K12 public school libraries, collaborates with the TexShare database coordinator on e-resources for TexShare, coordinates K12 electronic service needs with the TexShare program, and assists the division director with networked information services policy, planning and development.

For more information and to apply, visit https://www.tsl.texas.gov/jobs/electcoor.html

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Electronic Resources Librarian, University of Wisconsin, Madison WI

The University of Wisconsin Law Library is seeking an innovative, service-oriented individual with demonstrated electronic resource cataloging and management, communication and leadership skills to fill the position of Electronic Resources Librarian. This position is responsible for cataloging and metadata maintenance of all Law Library electronic resources and for ensuring consistent, reliable access to all online resources including acquisitions, troubleshooting and ongoing bibliographic maintenance of electronic resources in a variety of languages. This position reports directly to the Head of Cataloging.

For more information and to apply, visit http://www.ohr.wisc.edu/WebListing/Unclassified/PVLSummary.aspx?pvl_num=82665

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Acquisitions and Electronic Resources Librarian, Caltech, Pasadena, CA

The Caltech Library is recruiting an Acquisitions and Electronic Resources Librarian to provide leadership for materials acquisitions and electronic resources management for the Caltech Library.

The Librarian works closely with subject librarians, Access and Fulfillment staff, and the Library Business Administrator to support data-driven, innovative strategies to maximize the impact of the library’s’ collections budget to provide the needed scholarly research materials for the Caltech community.

The Librarian has primary responsibility for vendor relations and coordinates the full materials acquisitions and management lifecycle. The Librarian plays a leadership role in identifying and implementing opportunities to adapt the traditional library environment to evolving technologies, user expectations, and business opportunities. The Librarian has primary responsibility for identifying and implementing new approaches to electronic resource management; managing usage statistics and other assessment data for electronic resources; and providing internal training and information on electronic resources management best practices and tools.

For more information and to apply, visit https://jobs.caltech.edu/postings/2986

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Associate Librarian-Scholarly Communications, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX

The Texas Tech University Libraries seeks a dynamic, innovative and collaborative individual for the position of Scholarly Communication and Copyright Librarian.  The successful candidate will work with faculty, staff, and students to convey an understanding of the changing modes of scholarly communication, open access and copyright issues, and scholarly publishing.

For more informatino and to apply, visit http://jobs.brassring.com/tgwebhost/jobdetails.aspx?jobId=220013&PartnerId=25898&SiteId=5281&type=mail&JobReqLang=1&recordstart=1&JobSiteId=5281&JobSiteInfo=220013_5281&gqid=475

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Acquisitions & Collections Management Unit Manager, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR

Oregon State University Libraries and Press (OSULP) seeks a collaborative, innovative, and service-oriented librarian to join the Resource Acquisitions and Sharing Department.  Reporting to the Director of the department, the librarian uses his/her knowledge of current and emerging trends to oversee the evaluation, management, and promotion of a wide range of electronic and physical resources. In close collaboration with personnel from other library units, the incumbent coordinates support for the acquisition, processing, and maintenance of physical and electronic resources; is responsible for the daily operations related to licensing, negotiation, and tracking the acquisition process for electronic resources; facilitates communication and coordinates activities with other library units; and acts as liaison with other libraries, consortial groups, vendors, and patrons.

For more information and to apply, visit jobs.oregonstate.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=66756

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