Position Information

The position information for this posting is listed below. Please double check the position description and follow any links to the original job posting in order to apply for this position.
Head of Technical Services Librarian
Assistant/Associate Professor - Head of Technical Services Librarian
Illinois State University’s Milner Library seeks an innovative, forward-looking, and collaborative librarian for the exciting opportunity to serve as Head of Technical Services. This individual will direct the operations of the Technical Services Department and provide strategic vision and leadership. For a complete description and to ensure full consideration, please apply no later than December 1, 2021 at https://jobs.illinoisstate.edu/ job number 512425. 
Illinois State University is an EOE/AA employer.  Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Position: Head of Technical Services Librarian
Organization: Illinois State University
Location: Normal,  IL 
United States
Salary: commensurate with experience
Posting Start Date: 10/28/2021
Date Posted: 10/28/2021
Requirements Required Qualifications:
  • Master’s degree in library or information science from an ALA-accredited program or ALA-recognized foreign equivalent.
  • Experience in one or more technical services units, such as acquisitions, electronic resources, metadata management, or monographic/serials cataloging.
  • Technical knowledge of and experience working in a unified library services platform or integrated library systems, and other applications used in libraries.
  • Familiarity with best practices and trends in library technology and systems related to acquisitions, electronic resource management, or knowledge organization.
  • Demonstrated aptitude for project planning and management.
  • Written communication skills, as evidenced by submitted materials.
  • Evidence of research activity or commitment to continued professional development.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience leading, supervising, and mentoring personnel.
  • Demonstrated experience managing the workflow of one or more technical services units, such as acquisitions, electronic resources, metadata management, or monographic/serials cataloging.
  • Experience with the library services platform Ex Libris Alma and Primo VE discovery system.
  • Strong analytical and assessment skills, with a preference for demonstrated experience using Alma Analytics.
Status: This listing expires on: 1/26/2022
Send to a Friend  Send to Friend
   Print Job
Return to Job Search  Return to Job Search
Post a Position  Post a Position
Organization Information
Name:
Illinois State University
Address:
Campus Box 8900

Normal,  IL 61790-8900
United States
Email:
lajanss@ilstu.edu
Phone:
Fax:
Contact:
Leta Janssen