Electronic Resources Librarian

Memphis, TN
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Created: May 18, 2023


Posting Number


Advertised Title

Electronic Resources Librarian

Campus Location

Main Campus (Memphis, TN)

Position Number



Full-Time Faculty


University Libraries

Position Summary

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.

Special Conditions

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.

Posting Date


Closing Date


Open Until Screening Begins


Hiring Range



Full-Time: Benefits Eligible

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicant must submit a cover letter, CV, and contact information for at least
3 references.


Apply Here: https://workforum.memphis.edu/postings/36264


Published: Thursday, May 18, 2023 17:32 UTC

Last updated: Thursday, May 18, 2023 17:32 UTC