Electronic Resource Librarian

Electronic Resource Librarian

Carroll College, an independent, Catholic, diocesan, liberal arts college located in Helena, MT is seeking an innovative, passionate and collaborative individual knowledgeable about current issues and trends in ERM to manage the electronic resources and serials operations of the Corette Library.   

We seek a skilled librarian for this 11-month benefitted, part-time position (35 hours per week) who will be responsible for:

  • Sharing administrative duties for our library services platform (Alma/Primo) with the Web Services Librarian;

  • Coordinating the evaluation, acquisition, marketing and maintenance of electronic resources and serials, including shared institutional and consortia resources; 

  • Tracking and analyzing usage statistics, along with trends and on-going developments in areas related to the entire life cycle of e-resources, to inform future collections, resource management workflow and budget decisions and for annual reporting purposes;

  • Troubleshooting access issues within discovery service, knowledge base and link resolver;

  • Serving as library liaison to assigned academic departments (including instructional responsibilities);

  • In conjunction with the Reference & Cataloging Librarian, manages collection development for assigned academic departments;

  • Providing user-centered reference assistance and support to students, faculty, staff, and community patrons.

  • Working specified hours providing service at the library's information desk including some evening shifts, which could include a rotating monthly Saturday shift;

Newly degreed librarians are welcome and encouraged to apply. 

Qualified candidates will have a graduate degree in library science from an ALA-accredited degree program; one year of electronic resources work experience in an academic library or similar setting; knowledge of, or experience with, library specific information systems and technologies, such as integrated library systems, content management systems, and institutional repositories; commitment and demonstrated ability to cooperate in a team environment and maintain effective and respectful working relationships with all library personnel; and, excellent communication and interpersonal skills as well as a strong service orientation. Preferred candidates will have knowledge of Primo/Alma software and experience managing electronic resources and/or serials.  

Salary range is $38,965.42 - $40,952.88, commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Candidates must articulate support for Carroll’s mission. For priority consideration, please submit a cover letter outlining your interest in and qualifications for the position, an updated resume, a list of three professional references, and a response to Carroll’s mission statement electronically to employment@carroll.edu by August 22, 2019.  EOE.

Carroll Campus
Dates Posted: 
7/22/2019 to 8/22/2019
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