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Indiana State University,
Terre Haute, Indiana

Salary: $50,000 to $60,000
Status: Full-time
Posted: 08/29/14
Deadline: 10/15/14

Electronic Resources Librarian

12-month, tenure-track position. Responsible for electronic resources: manages purchasing, licensing/negotiation, assessment, archiving of electronic materials. Leads efforts to optimize technologies to publicize e-collections, provide services for information access/discovery. Liaison to vendors regarding trials, acquisitions, licensing, pricing, technical issues. Works with database providers, vendors, publishers, consortium partners to resolve problems with accessing e-resources. Manages technical changes, preempts resource access problems; responds to end-users’ issues. Maintains data about e-resources in link resolver, discovery tool knowledge base (Serials Solutions). Must be intellectually curious. Aptitude to identify, track changes/trends in technology, business models, organizational structures, user culture that may impact management of e-resources. Internal coordinator regarding use, creation and dissemination of copyrighted works. Reports to Chair of Library Systems Department.

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