Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Description of Duties: Reporting to the Director of Technical and Access Services, the incumbent will successfully manage the operations for acquiring, licensing and accessing all electronic resources including trials for prospective purchases. In addition, the incumbent will be responsible for electronic resource data analysis and dissemination. While working closely with the staff and faculty in Technical and Access Services, the Electronic Resources Librarian will also collaborate with the subject liaisons in acquiring purchased and Open Access electronic resources.
Terms of Appointment: Assistant or Associate Professor, Fiscal year appointment, academic year tenure-track, continuing contract.
Salary Range: $43,000 - $48,000. Negotiable upon credentials and experience. Excellent fringe benefits.
•M.L.S. from an A.L.A. accredited library school
•Working knowledge of an electronic resource access system preferably SFX and an integrated library system (ILS) preferably Voyager.
•Demonstrated knowledge of acquisitions related to electronic recources and familiarity with selection, budgeting, vendors and other content providers.
•Experience or coursework in licensing and managing access to electronic resources.
•Demonstrated ability to work effectively and collegially in a production-oriented enviornment.
•Strong service commitment, through teamwork and responsiveness to clients.
•Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Closing Date for Applications: Search ongoing; initial consideration of applications will begin on June 15, 2009. Position will remain open until filled.
Submit Nominations, Resumes, or Letter of Application to:
Dr. Regina McBride, Dean, Library and Information Services
Electronic Resources Librarian Search
Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville
Lovejoy Library, Campus Box 1063
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1063