Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Electronic Resources Librarian

The University of Connecticut one of the nation’s leading public research universities, seeks applications for the position of Electronic Resources Librarian.  Job Summary: Under the direction of and reporting to the Head of Electronic Resource Services, this position is responsible for performing a variety of duties in the acquisitions, licensing, access management, and analysis of UConn Libraries’ e-resource collections. This position is also responsible for collaborating with library staff to communicate e-resource information, evaluate e-resources, and resolve issues related to e-resource access and management. In conjunction with the Head of Electronic Resource Services and Electronic Resource Services Unit (ERS) members, this position works to develop and communicate best practices, procedures, and strategic directions for UConn Libraries’ e-resources collections and applies fiscal criteria and guidelines to acquire, analyze, and manage those collections. This position works collaboratively within ERS on strategic initiatives, annual planning, and goal setting.  Deadline: September 15, 2015.  A complete job description and further information about the University of Connecticut Libraries can be found at