Description: The successful candidate will provide management and leadership in planning, implementing, maintaining and improving Library systems and digital services. The librarian will identify emerging technologies and develop programs and best practices for the Rowan Universities Libraries on all three campuses [Libraries] and will work collaboratively to support Library faculty and staff to improve library services.
Primary job Responsibilities: * Provides expertise in identifying, evaluating, and making recommendations concerning the use of new and emerging technologies available to support the delivery of services and resources * Provides leadership and coordination for planning, implementing, and training for the adoption and integration of new technologies * Participates in the ongoing development and evolution of digital asset management in support of The Libraries' Digital Repository including relevant technology applications and metadata development * Oversees responsibility for the development, maintenance and upgrade of the integrated library system (currently Voyager) and additional library applications (e.g. ILLiad) * Evaluates user-side applications and their significance in systems design and resource delivery * Provides technical assistance and support to ensure the provision of timely data for measurement and analysis * Coordinates departmental efforts in resolving technical problems including library equipment and applications * Assures the necessary infrastructure for the effective delivery of locally provided resources and content * Acts as primary library technical contact in communication with Information Resources (University computing) and University Web Services department on the coordination of services
Preferred: * Work experience in an academic library * Experience providing technology support in a complex university library environment * Experience supervising staff and student employees * Experience with creating documentation * Experience in training in technology based services * Experience with ADA requirements * Experience with image and/or text based digital repositories and best practices in digital projects
Start Date: June 1, 2014
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Published: Thursday, March 27, 2014 08:43 UTC
Last updated: Tuesday, February 28, 2017 23:43 UTC