[Eril-l] Job Posting: Electronic Resources/Serials Management Librarian, Caldwell University, NJ
lsalvesen at caldwell.edu
Fri Oct 11 12:30:53 PDT 2019
Electronic Resources/Serials Management Librarian
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
- Being responsible for serials, standing orders, and electronic
- 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
- 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
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 ability 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
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
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.
For complete information and to apply, visit:
Linda Salvesen, MLIS
*Electronic Resources/Serials Management Librarian*
120 Bloomfield Ave
Caldwell, NJ 07006
Lsalvesen at caldwell.edu <lsalvesen at caldwell.edu>
Book an appointment with me during my Available Office Hours in the
Jennings Library: https://tinyurl.com/y6x36589
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