Job: Digital Services Librarian

General Information
Position:
Digital Services Librarian

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
Negotiable

Job Category:
Networking & Automation

ALA:
Position REQUIRES a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:

The Warren Library announces the search for a well-qualified Digital Services librarian to fill an open position within its team of librarians.  The Digital Services Librarian collaborates in the planning, implementation, and monitoring of digital projects to enhance user experience and improve workflows within the library.  The primary focus of the position is administering core library systems including the library discovery interface (Primo), library management system (Alma), and other digital service tools (LibGuides, ArchivesSpace, Contentdm, etc.) ensuring successful delivery of integrated services that provide seamless user access to resources.  This individual will work closely with the Collection Management Team in supporting the management and troubleshooting of the Library’s digital resources, including e-books, journal subscriptions, databases, and other digital assets. This position will also participate in scheduled reference and instructional services including evening and weekend rotation.  This is a faculty position with support for promotion and opportunities for broader University service.


Education:

This position requires a graduate degree in library science from an ALA-accredited institution and additional experience in an academic library.  The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate experience in managing the complexities of contemporary library systems and digital services.  Proficiency in the general research skills required in academically rigorous and technologically sophisticated libraries is essential.  The successful candidate must have the oral, written, and interpersonal skills required to be effective in a demanding team-based organization.  Qualified candidates must also demonstrate strong Christian commitment as evidenced by local church involvement and the ability to integrate faith with day-to-day job performance.  An additional advanced degree within a discipline of the university’s academic program is strongly desired.


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
12-02-2016

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
http://www.pba.edu/faculty-administration-positions

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
West Palm Beach

Job Location:
Southeast Florida

Address:
901 South Flagler Dr.

Address 2:
P. O. Box 24708

City:
West Palm Beach

Zip:
33416-4708

County:
Palm Beach


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Palm Beach Atlantic University

Address:
901 South Flagler Dr.

Address 2:
P. O. Box 24708

City:
West Palm Beach

State:
Florida

Zip:
33416-4708

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Steven Baker

Contact Email:
steven_baker@pba.edu

Contact Phone:
561-803-2223

Contact Fax:
561-803-2235

How to apply

Applications for faculty/academic administration positions must include:

  • A letter of application
  • Your resume or curriculum vitae
  • Unofficial copies of all transcripts
  • Three letters of professional reference or a list of three professional references
  • Your statement of your teaching philosophy
  • Your statement indicating how you have previously or intend to intentionally integrate a Christian theistic worldview in the teaching/learning process
  • Completed Faculty/Administrative Questionnaire (Go to http://www.pba.edu/faculty-administration-positions  for the link to questionnaire in the upper right corner)

Only applications containing all seven documents will be forwarded to the appropriate search committee for review.

Applications may be submitted via e-mail, fax or correspondence.

Mail: Palm Beach Atlantic University
Human Resources
P.O. Box 24708
West Palm Beach, FL 33416-4708
Fax: (561) 803-2179
E-mail:
Faculty_Employment@pba.edu

The application process remains open until the position is filled.

Additional questions about the position, application process, or the university may be directed to Steven Baker, Dean of the Warren Library.


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