“Davidson College seeks a collaborative, flexible, and forward-thinking individual to provide leadership in the development of transformative collection initiatives. The Assistant Director for Collections Strategies reports directly to the Leland M. Park Director of the Davidson College Library, and is responsible for the strategic leadership, development, management, and data-driven analysis of the library’s collections, resource sharing, and acquisitions services. This position directly supervises a team currently comprised of one Collections Strategist, one Interlibrary Loan Coordinator, one Acquisitions Specialist, and student assistants. In addition to providing teaching and learning support to students and faculty, the Assistant Director for Collections Strategies serves on the Library Leadership Team, and helps develop, lead, and implement strategic initiatives…”
“The Electronic Resources Librarian provides leadership, knowledge, and operational management in a team-based environment for license negotiation & acquisition, access, and technical support of all electronic resources. As a library member in the Interlibrary Loan & Acquisitions (ILLAS) unit of the Resource Acquisitions & Discovery (RAD) program, the Electronic Resources Librarian takes a leadership role toward unit goals and seeks to uphold service, system standards, and best practices that ensure high quality patron access to electronic resources and discovery of library collections…”
“The Colby College Libraries [The Libraries] seek a dynamic, engaged, innovative and enthusiastic individual for the position of Technical Services & Metadata Librarian…
Reporting to the Assistant Director for Collections Management, the Technical Services & Metadata Librarian is responsible for overseeing content management, cataloging, authority control, and metadata of the Libraries’ electronic, digital, and print collections. Colby College Libraries currently add approximately 8,000 individual print monographs and scores per year; while most items are processed prior to arrival, some require original cataloging. Colby uses Serials Solutions to load and track Electronic Resources’ MARC records, and this work is managed by our Electronic Resources Librarian…”
Reporting to the Associate Director for Library Academic Strategies, the Online Learning and Instruction Librarian contributes to the development and curation of the library’s online learning program, and participates in instruction and engagement initiatives that advance the teaching and research missions of the library and the university.
The Librarian partners with colleagues to support instruction librarians in the creation and assessment of online Open Educational Resources (OERs) and environments, and will be the library’s expert on e-learning technologies that support the provision of online, asynchronous/synchronous information literacy instruction and research assistance.
“Reporting to the Associate Director for Library Academic Strategies, the Librarian for Core Systems and Digital Repository Administration has primary responsibility for the daily management, configuration, and support of the library’s core systems, principally the library’s discovery and Integrated Library System [ILS] services, currently Ex Libris Primo and Alma. The Librarian has responsibility for maintaining optimal system performance for users and the development of services based on the functionality and capabilities of Alma and Primo. The Librarian will provide leadership and management of the integrated modules of Alma and Primo, focusing on system configuration, troubleshooting, training, analytics, and documentation. The Librarian will also lead the support for Alma (monthly) and Primo (currently quarterly) releases. Other core services supported include EZproxy and ILLIAD…”
“The Acquisitions Librarian is a member of the Acquisitions team within the department of Access & Discovery. The team provides stewardship in sustaining the library’s acquisition budget and “in-time” access to all information resources that the library has purchased and leased.
Provides leadership in acquisition and collection management operations. Coordinates library resource reviews, licensing, and vendor negotiations. Adheres to pertinent laws and regulations to practices sound internal control of University property.
Provides leadership in data driven decision making. Coordinates efforts to demonstrate return-on-investment for library resources. Collaborates with Subject Librarians to proactively respond to campus teaching and research needs. Assists users in discovering and accessing library resources. Troubleshoots collection access and discovery related issues. Safeguard legal and ethical use of library resources. Promotes Open Access and Fair Use. Participates in cross functional campus or Library teams. Participates in professional growth activities…”