Electronic Resources Librarian-- University of California, Santa Cruz

Post date: Aug 23, 2019

The University of California, Santa Cruz seeks an Electronic Resources Librarian to join the University Library Metadata Services department, which encompasses a host of collection-related work, including electronic resources (ER), acquisitions, cataloging and metadata, and physical processing. We support the core mission of the library by enabling access to materials that support scholarly research and pedagogy.

We seek a motivated individual to take a leadership role in the management of the library’s electronic resources. The Electronic Resources Librarian will develop, recommend, and implement an updated management strategy. This will include purchasing, activation, and record maintenance for the entire complex life cycles for serials, e-books, datasets, and streaming video. The Electronic Resources Librarian will implement and administer tools, features, and programs that enhance and improve electronic resource access and usability including the utilization of electronic resource management functions in Alma, the cloud-based library services platform. The incoming Electronic Resources Librarian will work collaboratively with library staff, vendors, and campus ITS staff to ensure convenient, seamless, and uninterrupted access to electronic resources.


The Initial Review Date is September 16, 2019. All applications received by this date are guaranteed consideration.

This is an Academic position in the Academic Librarian Series, 100% time appointment, and is eligible for full University benefits. The successful candidate will join and serve as a member of the Librarians Association of the University of California (LAUC).

For a complete list of qualifications and competencies, please visit the job posting here: https://recruit.ucsc.edu/JPF00742

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