Head of Cataloging & Metadata Management

Kansas City, MO
0 other recent jobs
Created: January 14, 2021


The Head of Cataloging & Metadata Management is responsible for managing the Cataloging and Metadata Management department; providing bibliographic access to a wide range of print and non-print formats, including materials for the library’s general collections, and special and distinctive collections from the Health Sciences Library, Law Library, LaBudde Special Collections, Marr Sound Archives, and Music/Media Library; and actively coordinating shared cataloging services. General responsibilities include the creation of original bibliographic records and authority records; management of operations involving MARC cataloging, metadata management, and catalog maintenance­­, processing, and preservation of physical materials; and coordination with other library departments on shared cataloging services and with the University of Missouri (MERLIN) on shared catalog-related development.

This position is a non-tenure track, ranked faculty librarian appointment, has supervisory responsibilities, and reports to the Associate Dean of Special Collections and Archives.

For more information about the position and application instructions, please review the full posting and job description: https://library.umkc.edu/jobs/head-of-cataloging.

Applications received by February 7, 2021 will be given priority consideration.

How to apply


For questions about how applicants apply, please call (816) 235-1621, or if you are experiencing technical problems, please call (855) 524-0002.

You may address your cover letter to: Sandy Rodriguez, Search Committee Chair. For all inquiries about the position, please contact 816-235-1531 or umkcula@umkc.edu.

Metadata Cataloging


Published: Wednesday, January 20, 2021 03:06 UTC

Last updated: Wednesday, January 20, 2021 03:06 UTC