Assistant Librarian for Technical Services -- Hendrix College -- Conway, AR

The Technical Services Librarian manages technical services, including serials, interlibrary loan, cataloguing, e-resource and system management. The successful candidate will work collaboratively, be a creative problem solver, and proactively incorporate new and emerging practices and technology into the technical services environment. The Technical Services Librarian is to participate in professional conferences, workshops, and other academic-related venues to keep abreast of the latest trends and technologies, and will serve on library, college, and professional committees as elected or assigned.

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PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manages Electronic Resources (Online Serials & Databases)
  • Manages Online Library System Including Catalog Content & Access
  • Manages Interlibrary Loan
  • Manages Serials
  • Participates in Reference & Collection Development
  • Supervises Paraprofessionals & Student Assistants
  • Other Duties as Assigned

NECESSARY QUALIFICATIONS
Required qualifications include a Master’s degree in Library Science from an American Library Association accredited graduate program. Preferred qualifications include experience with interlibrary loan, electronic resources management, and cataloguing.

This role is best suited for an individual who is passionate both about making resources available and teaching students, faculty, and staff how to access resources. Further, the successful candidate will have proficiency working with analog and digital resources; excellent written and verbal communication; and have the ability to courteously assist and support others.

This is a 12-month position with faculty status with competitive salary and benefits reporting to the Director of the Library. Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and complete contact information for three professional references.

Hendrix College strives to maintain an environment free from discrimination and harassment, where members of the Hendrix Community treat each other with respect, dignity and courtesy. The College adheres to the principle of equal educational and employment opportunity without regard to age, race, color, religion, gender, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, or national origin.

The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

  • Shawn Goicoechea, Assistant Director of Human Resources & Title IX Deputy Coordinator 1600 Washington Ave, Conway, AR 72032 501-450-1415 goicoechea@hendrix.edu
  • Julie Brown, Director of Academic Success and Section 504 Coordinator, brownj@hendrix.edu (not for applications), 501-505-2954
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