Electronic Resources Librarian
Main Campus (Memphis, TN)
This non-tenure track, full time faculty position provides leadership and direction for the development, delivery, and assessment of the University Libraries’ (UL) collection of electronic resources. As a member of the University Libraries’ faculty, the Electronic Resources Librarian participates in the University Libraries’ collection development program, serves as subject liaison to assigned departments, and may participate in the Libraries’ user instruction program.
Combining their theoretical and practical knowledge of library principles and practice with their technical expertise, they provide advice and guidance on the management and support of electronic resources to other Libraries’ faculty and staff. They take steps to incorporate new and emerging techniques and technologies into the program. The Electronic Resources Librarian is a faculty member in Information Access Services (IAS) department and participates fully in the programs and services of that department. Along with the Head and other faculty in the unit, they participate in planning and determining strategic directions for IAS.
Minimum Position Qualifications
This is a 12-month, full-time, exempt, non-tenure track, faculty position that requires an ALA accredited M.L.S. and appropriate, relevant library work experience including strong technical expertise. Faculty members are expected to participate in collection development, provide professional service, perform liaison activities with one or more subject discipline departments on campus, as well as conduct relevant professional research and publish their work in appropriate professional publications.
This is a full-time, permanent position requiring a minimum 37.5-hour workweek, commonly 8:00AM to 4:30PM. Workday and workweek schedules may vary and some evening and/or weekend work may be necessary. A variant schedule might be needed at times to accomplish specific projects.
Open Until Screening Begins
Full-Time: Benefits Eligible
Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicant must submit a cover letter, CV, and contact information for at least
Apply Here: https://workforum.memphis.edu/postings/36264
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Published: Thursday, May 18, 2023 17:32 UTC
Last updated: Thursday, May 18, 2023 17:32 UTC