University of Maryland Libraries
TITLE: Metadata/Electronic Resources Librarian
CATEGORY: Non-Tenured Faculty, Full-Time (12 Month Appointment)
SALARY: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Comprehensive Benefits.
The University of Maryland Libraries is looking for an innovative and dynamic individual to work in a team environment to provide access to digital collections and electronic resources. The University of Maryland, ranked 17th among national public universities, is the flagship of the 13-member University System of Maryland. For more information, visit the UM Libraries’ web site: http://www.lib.umd.edu
Responsibilities: As a faculty librarian, helps plan and develop digital projects for the Libraries. Applies metadata schema for digital objects and advises on digital project parameters. Coordinates provision of bibliographic control and access to digital collections. Catalogs electronic resources, and other formats as needed, to national standards. With team members and team leader, plans, develops, and implements ongoing activities, policies, and special projects. Provides leadership through active
participation on teams and committees at the production group, division, and Library level and within the profession.
Qualifications and Experience:
· ALA-accredited Master’s degree in Library or Information Science or equivalent combination of degrees and experience.
· Two years relevant cataloging experience in an academic, research, or special library.
· Experience with metadata standards
· Familiarity in creating and/or managing digital objects in various formats
Applications: For full consideration, submit cover letter, resume, and names/addresses of three references by September 15, 2004. Applications accepted until position is filled.
Send to: Ray Foster, Library Personnel, McKeldin Library, University of Maryland,
College Park, MD 20742-7011. Fax:301-314-9960 or email to [log in to unmask]
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