Instructor of Library Science/Head of Electronic Resources & Serials Department

Edith Garland Dupr?? Library, University of Louisiana at Lafayette in Louisiana

Deadline June 30, 2012
Date Posted May 1, 2012
Type Non tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

This position reports to the Assistant Dean of Technical, Web & IT Services. The Head of Electronic Resources & Serials Department manages five library assistants; coordinates the purchasing, licensing, and access of electronic resources and print serial publications, including trials, quotes, new orders, annual academic department subscriptions review, renewals, cancellations, collecting and analyzing usage data, and troubleshooting; assists with the implementation and ongoing administration of the Librarys electronic resource management module; maintains catalog records, an A-Z list, an OpenURL link resolver; communicates with vendors regarding the librarys print and electronic subscriptions. The position is hands on, but also gives work direction. This position will serve as liaison and collection development librarian for several academic departments and serve on library and university committees. Qualifications: MLS degree from an ALA-accredited program. Familiarity with serials and/or electronic resources operations in an academic setting; knowledge of integrated library systems. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Faculty rank, status and benefits. Letter of application, resume, and the names and contact information of five references must be received at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette by June 30, 2012, or until position is filled, and should be directed to Dr. Charles W. Triche, III, Dean of University Libraries, Edith Garland Dupre Library, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 40199, Lafayette, Louisiana 70504, or emailed to The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.


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