Head of Acquisitions & Collections Services, Ohio University Libraries

Ohio University Libraries in Ohio

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted August 19, 2014
Type Administrative
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The Ohio University Libraries seeks applications and nominations for an innovative and collaborative professional to provide leadership and direction as Head of Acquisitions & Collections Services.   The successful candidate will bring expertise to services supporting the acquisition and deliverability of the Libraries collections with the vision of the Libraries as being a dynamic gateway for the discovery, creation and exchange of knowledge, which enables students, faculty and staff to realize their promise and to achieve excellence.



Reporting to the Assistant Dean for Collections & Digital Initiatives, the Head of Acquisitions & Collections Services and promotes a collaborative and healthy work environment. The department includes acquisitions, acquisitions accounting, binding, electronic resource management, ILL, licensing, processing, and reserves.  The department head collects and evaluates data that supports collection development and management, promotes financial responsibility, and produces effective workflows.  The person in this position will work closely with fellow department heads, subject librarians, and other staff to ensure the effective and timely delivery of resources to all users.  The successful candidate will demonstrate the capacity to thrive in a dynamic and changing environment.


For full details, and to apply, please visit: http://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/10709

How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at http://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/10709