Job: Scholarly Communication Librarian

General Information
Position:
Scholarly Communication Librarian

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Job Category:
Special Collections

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

Description:

The Scholarly Communications Librarian will promote the university’s institutional repository. Plan, implement, and assess FGCU’s scholarly communications program. Partner with FGCU faculty and staff to collect, describe, and make accessible the university’s intellectual assets. Provide outreach and consultations on depositing content, publishing options, author rights, copyright, and Open Access. Develop tools, guides, web resources, and services. Creates metadata for institutional repository and digital collections. Engages in service and scholarship; participates in assessment and continuous improvement of operations and services; and helps to shape department policy, goals, and procedures.


Education:

MLS/MLIS degree from an ALA-accredited program or foreign equivalent.

Experience working with institutional repositories and/or scholarly communications issues.

Outstanding interpersonal, oral and written communication skills with the proven ability to develop and foster communication and teamwork.

Knowledge in copyright law as it relates to fair use and author’s rights, public access, Open Access, new modes of scholarly communication, intellectual property and academic publishing.

Working knowledge of rights management and academic publishing practices, and familiarity with one or more major descriptive metadata standards (Dublin Core, EADMETSMIXMODSPREMIS, or others).


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
05-11-2017

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
https://jobs.fgcu.edu/postings/4039

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Florida Gulf Coast University

Job Location:
Southwest Florida

Address:
10501 FGCU Boulevard South

City:
Fort Myers

Zip:
33965

County:
Lee


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Florida Gulf Coast University

Address:
10501 FGCU Boulevard South

City:
Fort Myers

State:
FL

Zip:
33965

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Human Resources

Contact Email:
hresources@fgcu.edu

Contact Phone:
239-590-1400

Contact Fax:
239-590-1011

How to apply

Online applications only - https://jobs.fgcu.edu/postings/4039 


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