Technical Services Librarian - Ashland University - OH
Ashland University (AU) is aligned with the Brethren Church and guided by its Christian heritage as a comprehensive, private university that provides a transformative learning experience, shaping graduates who work, serve, and lead with integrity in their local, national, and global communities. AU affirms Christian values as a core element of the University’s institutional identity, emphasizing faith in God, moral integrity, and respect for the diversity of values and faith of each person in a community of learning.
The Technical Services Librarian is responsible for maintaining the Integrated Library System (ILS - currently Innovative Interfaces "Sierra" platform). This position is also responsible for cataloging resources being added to the ILS. The Technical Services Librarian serves as library liaison to several academic departments, working to develop the collection to support the curriculum of assigned departments and to facilitate faculty awareness of library resources and services. Ashland University librarians are non-tenure track faculty members who participate in faculty governance.
EDUCATIONAL / EXPERIENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS
A Master's degree in library or information science from an accredited institution is required, with emphasis on computer literacy and experience with an integrated library system (ILS), preferably III Sierra. Experience in and knowledge of cataloging practices and experience cataloging with OCLC.
JOB APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
Apply through the Ashland University website.