Open Access Collection Strategist -- University of California, Santa Barbara

Post date: November 28, 2022

The Library of the University of California, Santa Barbara, seeks an innovative, forward-looking, service-oriented, and collaborative professional for an exciting opportunity to serve as Open Access Collection Strategist.

Reporting to the Director of the Collection Strategies Department, the position will be one of a team of three Collection Strategists, three Area Studies librarians, and an Analytics Coordinator. The mission of the Collection Strategies Department is to implement strategic approaches that effectively steward the library’s investment in research collections and scholarly content and to increase the impact and reach of UCSB’s scholarship by actively supporting, innovating, and advancing open and sustainable models for knowledge generation, dissemination, and publishing. The Open Access Collection Strategist will work collaboratively and closely with other Library departments and with campus faculty and students in a highly interdisciplinary research community renowned for its academic excellence and global impact.

Applications received by Monday, Jan 16, 2023, will receive first consideration. Inquiries regarding the Open Access Collection Strategist position may be directed to Lidia Uziel, the Associate University Librarian for Research Resources and Scholarly Communication (

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