Electronic Resources Librarian

Mississippi, United States
Salary Not specified
May 19, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Delta State University

Electronic Resources Librarian

Position Type: Faculty

Department: Library Services

Posting Number: 201201135

Full or Part Time: Full Time

Tenure/Non-Tenure: Tenure Track

Salary Basis: 12 month

Supervises one FTE and provides leadership in the planning, development, and management of a broad range of library electronic services, computing and networking systems, including SirsiDynix, numerous remote databases, and the library's Web pages. Works with several database and software consortia, recommends purchases and maintains hardware and software, coordinates user training and support, serves as liaison with campus Information Technology Services. Assists with collection development and outreach services. This is 12 month tenure track faculty position.

Environment: Library Services includes nine librarians, one archivist, and ten support staff.

Delta State University is a public institution providing a comprehensive undergraduate and graduate curriculum to over 3,500 students. DSU offers 13 baccalaureate degrees in 38 majors and seeks to meet the need for advanced training in certain fields by providing programs of study for 11 master's degrees, the Educational Specialist degree, Doctor of Education degree, and Doctor of Nursing Practice.

MLS from an ALA-accredited program; excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills; demonstrated creative problem solving abilities and initiative; excellent organizational and analytical skills; knowledge of integrated library systems, networking, hardware and software as they relate to delivery of library services; Windows, and familiarity with emerging trends in information technology.

New graduates and Spectrum scholars are encouraged to apply.

Highly Desired: Experience in a library or information technology setting and knowledge of SirsiDynix and Web design.

12 monthCommensurate with experience and qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

Special Instructions to Applicants:
Priority Application Deadline: June 25, 2021

Additional Information:

Open Date: 05/19/2021

Close Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

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Delta State University is committed to a policy of equal employment and educational opportunity. Delta State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or veteran status. This policy extends to all programs and activities supported by the University.