[Metadatalibrarians] Position available: Electronic Resources Librarian at Georgetown University

Shana McDanold sm2827 at georgetown.edu
Tue May 5 12:25:31 PDT 2015

Come work with me!

Job Number: 20142130
Job Title: Electronic Resources Librarian
Department: Electronic Resources
Date Posted: 24 APR 2015
Location: Washington, DC

Under the general direction of the Head of the Electronic Resources &
Serials Unit, this position is responsible for managing and maintaining the
complex functions of the Library’s electronic resources, including e-books,
and its services. This includes acquisitions, cataloging, technical
support, OpenURL technical configurations, management of an Electronic
Resources Management System, vendor relations and usage statistics. This
position will also contribute to the development and implementation of
plans, policies and procedures for the acquisition, management, discovery
and technical maintenance of electronic resources, including the evaluation
and implementation of new systems and customizing public interfaces of
those systems.

Master’s in Library Science or equivalent degree. Minimum of two years’
experience working with electronic resources and/or serials in an academic
library environment. Experience with mainstream Electronic Resources
Management systems (e.g. Serials Solutions, SFX, Verdi, etc.). Experience
with electronic resources linking technologies (360Link, OpenURL) and
knowledge bases. Experience with electronic resources usage statistics
standard (COUNTER), protocol (SUSHI) and WSDL technologies. Experience with
AACR, MARC and national cataloging standards. Experience with LC
Classification and LC Subject Headings. Experience with a bibliographic
utility and an integrated library system, preferably OCLC and III.

Other Skills: Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communications
skills; Superior problem-solving and organizational skills; Strong
analytical skills as demonstrated in previous work assignments are
essential;Demonstrated ability to adapt to rapid change and to exercise
creativity and initiative.



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*Shana L. McDanold*
Head, Metadata Services
sm2827 at georgetown.edu

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