Metadata & Systems Librarian

Melbourne, FL
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Created: August 23, 2021


Metadata & Systems Librarian

The Florida Institute of Technology Evans Library ( ) seeks an energetic, collaborative, and user-centered professional to serve as the Metadata & Systems Librarian. Reporting to the Dean of Libraries, the Metadata & Systems Librarian maintains high-quality, robust systems that facilitate search, discovery, and delivery of library services and resources to the entire campus.

To apply complete the form on the Florida Tech website<>. Please include a cover letter and curriculum vitae in your application.

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities:

* Provides technical leadership for and management of library systems, primarily EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS), Koha, EZ Proxy, and DSpace

* Provides leadership, support, and training in metadata creation, maintenance and enhancement for digital collections

* Works closely with appropriate personnel on system interoperability, functionality, customizations, and upgrades, including working with shared projects and initiatives and contributing to the enhancement and evaluation of the library's discovery service (EDS)

* Monitors the market regarding implementation of new and emerging library applications and knowledge systems such as next generation library catalogs, aggregated discovery tools, research and collaboration systems, instructional technology, digital archives, and simulation and presentation tools

* Represents Florida Tech as needed at regional and national conferences and meetings

Experience and Education:

* ALA-accredited Master's degree in Library and Information Science or a graduate degree in a related discipline and relevant experience

* 2-5 years of experience in an academic library

* Excellent organizational skills, demonstrated ability to solve problems and manage complex workflows, and excellent oral and written communications skills

How to apply


Ashley C. Huser, MLIS
Digital Resources Librarian
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Evans Library, 124 | Florida Institute of Technology
150 W. University Blvd. | Melbourne, FL 32901 | (321) 674-7566 |Faculty profile


Published: Monday, August 23, 2021 18:26 UTC

Last updated: Monday, August 23, 2021 18:26 UTC