[Metadatalibrarians] Job Posting: Technical Services Librarian

Michael VanHouten mvanhouten at albion.edu
Tue Jun 26 08:36:58 PDT 2018

*Technical Services Librarian*

Albion College invites applications for the Technical Services Librarian
position. The technical services librarian provides leadership and oversees
all aspects of technical services including resource acquisition,
cataloging, and metadata management within the Alma cloud-based library
services platform.  This position ensures online and print collections are
efficiently acquired, easily accessible, and readily discoverable.  In
addition, this librarian is responsible for overseeing Interlibrary Loan
and Document Delivery services, including DCB and Illiad software.  Duties
may include the supervision of student workers and/or support staff.  Must
exhibit an appreciation of, a sensitivity to, and respect for a diverse
environment, inclusive of students, faculty and staff of many social,
economic, cultural, ideological, racial and ethnic backgrounds.

*Qualifications: *

   - Master’s degree in library or information science from an ALA
   accredited graduate program
   - 1-2 years of experience in library technical services preferred, but
   recent graduates will be considered

*Application Process*:

Using the “Apply Now” button, interested candidates should submit an online
application including a cover letter, resume, and the contact information
for three professional references through Interfolio:


Please contact Michael VanHouten (mvanhouten at albion.edu), Co-Director of
the Library, for questions about the position or search.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted until
the position is filled.

*Albion College is a private liberal arts college of approximately 1400
students. It is situated in a culturally diverse community in south-central
Michigan within an hour's drive of the University of Michigan, Michigan
State University, and Western Michigan University. Albion is dedicated to
the highest quality in undergraduate education and committed to diversity
as a core institutional value. Albion College is committed to a policy of
equal opportunity and nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation,
race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity,
gender expression, age, disability, marital status, or veteran status as
protected by law, in all educational programs and activities, admission of
students, and conditions of employment. We are especially interested in
candidates who will contribute to a campus climate that supports equality
and diversity.*


Michael Van Houten
Library Co-Director
Albion College Library
602 E. Cass St.
Albion, MI 49224
mvanhouten at albion.edu

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