DescriptionWe are seeking a Digital Resources Coordinator to administer and maintain the digital systems of the Frontier Nursing University Library. These systems include the institutional repository, library website, and other web services. The Digital Resources Coordinator will also perform other technical and public services task relative to library operation.
Develop and maintain FNU’s institutional repository software.
Establish and maintain consistent metadata for repository items.
Upload content into repository.
Collect materials for inclusion in repository.
Digitize materials as needed.
Promote and provide access to the repository to all user groups.
Train and support other contributors to the repository.
Monitor repository traffic and growth.
Library Web Services
Administer the FNU LibGuides account.
Coordinate with IT to update and maintain the library’s website.
Maintain the online catalogue.
Catalogue items for all collections.
Assist in optimizing technologies for information access and discovery.
Keep current with trends in digital libraries and institutional repositories.
Assist with maintenance of electronic resources.
Assist with answering online and telephone reference questions.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Qualifications / Experience
Master's degree in Library and Information Science or related discipline
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
Ability to deal with students, faculty and staff in a courteous manner and communicate with a variety of professionals
Knowledge of library operations, services, and activities
Knowledge of HTML, CSS, and other web-authoring tools
Experience with LibGuides
Experience using CONTENTdm
This position will be located in FNU's administrative office in Lexington with occasional travel to the Hyden campus required.
Applications are being accepted until June 26, 2015.
Send a resume and cover letter to Billie Anne Gebb, Director of Library Services, at firstname.lastname@example.org
How to apply
Published: Friday, June 5, 2015 19:47 UTC
Last updated: Tuesday, February 28, 2017 23:41 UTC