Job Posting -- Head of the Electronic Resources & Serials Department, University of Nevada, Reno Paoshan Yue
10 Mar 2008 22:41 UTC
Please excuse cross-postings.
The University of Nevada Reno Libraries seeks a Head of the Electronic
Resources and Serials Department to join us during a period of
unprecedented growth and excitement. The University Libraries will move
into a beautiful new facility opening in August 2008. The Mathewson-IGT
Knowledge Center (www.knowledgecenter.unr.edu) will be one of the most
technologically advanced libraries in the country. Computing and
information technologies and support, combined with the latest
multimedia tools and the resources of the University Libraries, will be
housed in a physical environment designed for comfort, efficiency, and
This position manages, coordinates, and supports the acquisition,
processing, and access of electronic resources and serials in all
formats to be responsive to user needs and the libraries' goals and
objectives. Minimum qualifications include an M.L.S. or equivalent from
an ALA accredited program, two years of experience in purchasing,
acquiring or providing access to electronic resources and serials,
experience with an integrated library system and knowledge of current
trends and issues in managing electronic resources and serials.
This is a tenure-track, academic faculty position with a salary between
$56,733-$87,281 DOE and includes 24 annual leave days, generous sick
leave and full benefits packages. The University accepts only electronic
applications. A letter of application, addressing the requirements of
the position, resume, and three professional references are required.
For more information about the position responsibilities,
http://www.library.unr.edu/jobs/kcprojobs.html. To assure consideration,
applications must be received by Monday, April 21, 2008.