Career opportunities at: University of Montana; Clemson University, YBP Book Services; and the Univ. of California, Irvine.
Acquisitions and Electronic Resources Management Librarian – University of Montana at Missoula
“Reporting to the Head of Bibliographic Management Services, this position provides expertise and leadership in the procurement, licensing, management, and support of ongoing access to electronic and print information resources purchased by UM libraries as well as the shared consortial resources purchased for the Montana University System and affiliated institutions. Collaborating with administration, Collection Development Group Chair, library faculty and staff, this position contributes to the planning, development, coordination and implementation of departmental initiatives; acquisition and implementation of collection management technologies; and the insurance of bibliographic data quality… Application review will begin on February 3, 2012 and continue until the position is filled. Applications received after 2/2 may be considered.”
This position is “responsible for developing and implementing a strategy to rebuild the library’s online presence, which includes redesign and migration of current main library web site (and related web sites) from Cascade to open-source content management system such as Drupal. Reporting to the Head of Digital Initiatives and Information Technology Unit, develops methods and web applications to market and deliver library services online, and implement user interfaces for a number of projects designed to interpret digital objects in Clemson’s institutional repository. Works with library public services to plan and conduct user surveys on experience and usability features and to future design…The position closes on January 27, 2012.”
Responsible for maintaining and expanding current customer base by identifying and selling all academic products and services offered by the Company within an assigned geographic territory. Through a consultative sales process, provide library workflow solutions designed to increase library efficiency, retain current sales, generate and pursue new business opportunities, and build customer loyalty. This is a field-based position… apply Online at: www.baker-Taylor.com. Scroll to the Bottom of the page and click on The “careers” section.”
Librarian Assistant V, Electronic Resources & Serials Acquisition – Univ. Of California, Irvine
Under the general direction of the Head of Electronic Resources and Serials, provides leadership in the acquisitions and cataloging activities related to electronic resources. These responsibilities include the evaluation, editing and loading of records and data into Millennium, including the Cataloging and Electronic Resources Management modules; ensuring stable access for electronic resources; communicating with vendors regarding access and licensing issues; and resolution of electronic resource error reports. Serves as liaison with cataloging units regarding cataloging and processing of e-resources. Performs staff supervision of Electronic Resources Library Assistants… Salary: Annual $45,012 – $52,326″ Full job description
Tom is originally from Brooklyn N.Y but has spent his entire professional career in South Carolina, most recently as Head of Reference Services at the College of Charleston. As part of the Against the Grain and Charleston Conference team, he serves as the associate editor of the print ATG as well as the co-editor of the webpage. Tom’s conference duties include coordinating the Penthouse Suite interviews as well as the conference poster sessions.
He received his MLS from the University of Buffalo, SUNY and a second master’s in public administration from the College of Charleston and the Univ. of South Carolina. His wife Carol and he live in downtown Charleston and she is an artist and a tour guide offering historic walking tours of the city.