Caldwell College invites applications for a full-time (temporary) Electronic Resources/Serials Management Librarian. This temporary position is available immediately and will end on or about August 1, 2014. Reporting to the Executive Director, Library, the Librarian will be responsible for serial and electronic resources, participating in reference and instructional services, and functioning as the departmental liaison to faculty and students. Specific job duties include, but are not limited to;
• Managing serial & standing order information resources in all formats, including selection, collection development, and processing.
• Providing technical support and troubleshooting for e-resources, including integration with library discovery systems.
• Providing reference and instruction and serving as liaison to academic departments as assigned.
• Covering one evening shift per week and Saturday on weekend staff rotation.
Master’s degree in Library and/or Information Science from an ALA accredited institution plus one to three years of academic library experience with knowledge of and experience with management of serials and a variety of existing and emerging electronic resources is required. Knowledge of Integrated Library Systems, Learning Management Systems and electronic resource platforms plus high-level skill using Microsoft Excel, Access or other database management software is also required. Experience providing instruction and reference assistance in an academic library is strongly preferred. Science background is preferred but not required. The successful candidate will be a dynamic, forward-thinking professional dedicated to proactive, user-centered service with the ability to innovate and thrive amidst rapid organizational and technological change. This person will have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills and the ability to work effectively with minimal direction both independently and on teams. Candidates must be willing to support the Dominican Catholic, liberal arts mission of the College.
Caldwell College is a private, Catholic, coed four-year college with a strong liberal arts core curriculum that enhances critical thinking and analytical reasoning. Its 25 undergraduate programs, 27 graduate programs and one Ph.D. program, including online and distance learning options, prepare students for today’s global marketplace. Students enjoy 12 NCAA Division II athletic teams and numerous clubs, fraternities, sororities and activities on a beautiful 70-acre campus located in the suburbs of Caldwell, N.J. The college was founded by the Sisters of Saint Dominic of Caldwell. The college’s core values of respect, integrity, community and excellence influence academic and campus life. For more information about Caldwell College, visit caldwell.edu.
Applicants must submit a resume, cover letter specifying position, and a list of three professional references including complete contact information.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.
Send application materials to: firstname.lastname@example.org (preferred)
Caldwell College is EOE