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Technical Services Librarian - University of the Cumberlands - KY

Job Summary
University of the Cumberlands, Williamsburg, KY, is seeking a full-time librarian who embraces the student-centered focus of an academic library. This position helps to develop an atmosphere where students, both on campus and on-line, are enabled to reach their potential for intellectual, emotional and spiritual development. Moreover, this position contributes to the fulfillment of the mission of the University in offering quality academic programs with Christian values to students of all backgrounds. Responsibilities include: supporting the consortia managed ILS, electronic resource management (including OpenAthens and a discovery service), assist with selection of lelctronic resources, cataloging, reference assistance, supporting the instructional and outreach services of the library through integrating new technologies, serving as Federal Depository Library Program Coordinator, and assist with statistics collection. Evening and weekend rotation is required. MLS or equivalent degree from an ALA accredited program

Job Responsibilities

  • Knowledge of ILS systems and cataloging policies and procedures
  • Experience with using emerging technologies to develop tutorials, resource access tools, and reference services
  • Knowledge of current research tools and awareness of trends in electronic research management
  • Commitment to providing prompt reference services in a variety of formats
  • Experience in using Microsoft Excel and other data processing programs for integrated resource management
  • Familiarity with using, integrating, and managing library discovery services
  • Strong written and verbal skills
  • Experience in providing statistical data and metrics for collection analysis and development decisions
  • Strong commitment to integrating Christian faith and professional responsibilities.
  • Willingness to support the University’s mission and adhere to employee policies

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