Position: Electronic Periodicals Librarian -- Erika Ripley Stephen Clark 19 Sep 2002 13:14 UTC

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Subject: Position: Electronic Periodicals Librarian
Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2002 15:49:49 -0500
From: "Ripley, Erika" <eripley@post.cis.smu.edu>

Fondren Library Center, Central University Libraries, Southern Methodist
University-  (Salary: $30,000 minimum.) - This position within
Collection Development reports to the Periodicals Librarian and has
responsibility for the management of electronic journals in Fondren
Library Center. The management of these resources includes participation
in their selection, licensing, and maintenance. This librarian serves on
the Electronic Resources team and provides reference services.
Required: ALA-accredited MLS degree. Degree must be awarded by
01/31/2003. Knowledge of print and electronic resources.  Must have
strong computer skills including searching, database design, web
authoring, and basic office applications.   Candidates must demonstrate
strong organizational, analytical, interpersonal, and written and oral
communication skills. Must also demonstrate the ability to work
independently and in a team environm!
ent with a strong commitment to serving library users. Preferred:
Knowledge of a subject sufficient to assist in Collection Development,
preferably within a science or engineering discipline. Experience
working with electronic resource management, licensing, or collection
development.  This position has some weekend and evening reference
services responsibilities.  See full job description at
http://www.smu.edu/cul/joblistings/eperios.html for additional information.

DEADLINE TO APPLY: October 25, 2002.  Please use our Resume Builder at
http://www.smu.edu/hr/R&R/Phase%20II/ResumeSubmittal.asp to apply or
submit resume and cover letter and contact information for 3 references
to: Search Committee, 008209, PO Box 750232, Dallas, TX, 75275-0232.
Southern Methodist University is an independent, doctorate-granting
university of approximately 10,000 students.  SMU has a strong
commitment to undergraduate education in the liberal arts and provides
graduate and professional education in selected fields.  SMU's web
address is http://www.smu.edu.

SMU offers a comprehensive benefits package including retirement plan
with immediate vesting and tuition benefits for employees and their
families.  SMU is an AA/EOE/Title IX Employer.