Colgate University Libraries seeks
a creative and user-oriented librarian to serve as Systems Librarian.
Reporting to the Head of Digital Initiatives and Resources, this person
will share leadership and responsibility for planning, developing, integrating,
implementing, and maintaining the digital systems and services through which
the Libraries support users in finding and using information. The primary focus
will include (but not be limited to) the Librariesâ€™ integrated library system
(currently Innovative Interfaces/III), interlibrary services system, the
Dematic Library Automated Storage and Retrieval (LASR) system, and digital
The successful candidate will collaborate with librarians, staff, technologists, and faculty in a cutting edge library and technology facility. The person will have a strong philosophical and functional grounding in library services and the provision of technical and patron support in a library setting.
Qualifications: An ALA-accredited masterâ€™s degree or an equivalent masterâ€™s degree, plus two years' experience working in a library setting. All librarians are expected to lead and work in a collaborative environment, to possess a strong public service orientation, to communicate effectively, to manage projects efficiently, and to work some evening, weekend, and holiday hours. Other qualifications and a position description are available athttp://exlibris.colgate.edu/joinus.html
Application procedure: please apply online at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/2515 Letters of application should contain a discussion of candidateâ€™s interest in developing as a teacher in an undergraduate, liberal-arts college that emphasizes close student-faculty interaction.
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