Position Announcement: Serials/ILL, Delta State Univ., MS Margaret Evans 30 Nov 1998 19:31 UTC

Serials/Interlibrary Loan Librarian (Search reopened).  Delta State
University seeks applications from energetic, service-oriented
individuals for the position of serials/interlibrary loan librarian.  The
library system is composed of four units with construction underway on a
$9 million addition to and renovation of the main library.  A variety of
technological and new service initiatives are also now in progress.

RESPONSIBILITIES:  Coordinates all serials-related activities, including
acquisitions, using the GEAC ADVANCE Serials Control subsystem, binding,
managing a current public service desk, assisting with the management of
electronic journals.  Supervises two staff members; oversees microform
collection and services. Coordinates all interlibrary loan related
activities and supervises one staff member in that area.

REQUIRED:  MLS from an ALA-accredited program; excellen oral, written,
and interpersonal communication skills; working knowledge of serials
management and interlibrary loan operations.

HIGHLY DESIRED:  Professional experience with serials control using an
integrated automated library system, interlibrary loan using OCLC as
required, and supervision of others.  Relevant experience in an academic

12-month position with faculty status and excellent fringe benefits.
Salary revised and commensurate with qualifications.  Applications will
be reviewed beginning January 20, 1999.  Send letter of application,
resume, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of 3 professional
references to:  Terry S. Latour, Director of Library Services, W.B.
Roberts Library, Delta State University, Cleveland, MS 38733.  An Equal
Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.

                       e-mail: mevans@merlin.deltast.edu
Margaret C. Evans                                    W.B. Roberts Library
Assistant Director of Library Services               Delta State University
Phone: 601-846-4447; Fax: 601-846-4443               Cleveland, MS 38733