Job Vacancy - Univ of Colorado-Denver Elaine Jurries 24 May 1995 16:18 UTC

                        JOB ANNOUNCEMENT
                 Serials Acquisitions Librarian
                         Auraria Library

     The Auraria Library seeks a Serials acquisitions librarian
with primary responsibility for the management of the serials
budget, check-in, claiming and control of all periodical
subscriptions and continuations.  Additional responsibilities
include management of a staff of six library technicians, some
public service in the Periodicals Reading Room, and participation
in other serials projects.

REQUIRED:  ALA-accredited MLS; three years experience in serials
work, two of which are in serials acquisitions; at least two years
of managerial/supervisory experience; excellent written, oral and
interpersonal communication skills; demonstrated success in a team

PREFERRED:  Experience with serials cataloging strongly preferred;
experience in periodicals public service desirable.

BACKGROUND:  The Auraria Library occupies a unique position as the
central point of information services in support of the programs of
the University of Colorado at Denver, Metropolitan State College of
Denver and the Community College of Denver.  The combined student
population is approximately 35,000 with 2800 faculty and staff.
This is an urban campus that reflects the multicultural population
of the Denver metro area.  The staff of the Auraria Library is
committed to a service-oriented approach.  The Library is a member
of the Colorado Alliance of Research Libraries (CARL) sharing the
CARL online information system.

SALARY/BENEFITS:  $29,900 minimum for a 12 month faculty
appointment, negotiated depending on education and experience.
Tuition benefits, sick leave, 22 vacation days, a retirement plan.

TO APPLY:  Please send a letter of application, resume, and names,
addresses and telephone numbers of three references to:

     Elaine Jurries, chair
     Coordinator of Serials Services
     Auraria Library
     Lawrence at 11th Sts.
     Denver, CO  80204

Search committee will begin reviewing applications on July 1, and
continue until position is filled.  Position available September 1,

UCD is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and
staff and encourages applications from a broad spectrum of people,
particularly women and minorities.  Alternative formats of this ad
are available to persons with disabilities upon request.

Duke University, June 1-4, I will be conducting informal
preliminary interviews with librarians interested in this position.
Please contact me via e-mail or phone, by May 31, 1995, so we can
arrange a time and place to meet during the conference.

Elaine F. Jurries, Coordinator of Serials Services
          telephone:  (303) 556-2622   (work)
                      (303) 727-8465   (home)