Acquisitions and Cataloging Librarian

Feb 15, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Full Time/Part Time: Full-Time

General Summary of Responsibilities: Odum Library seeks to hire a tenure-track Acquisitions and Cataloging Librarian at the rank of Librarian Assistant Professor. Reporting to the Collection and Resource Services Coordinator, this position is responsible for coordinating the ordering of all monographs and serials(print and electronic), tracking departmental spending, and performing complex copy and original cataloging using OCLC and Alma. Duties include the supervision of two acquisitions support staff. For more information contact Dr. Ken Smith, Search Chair via email or phone 229-245-3734.

Required Qualifications: ALA accredited Master of Library Science degree or equivalent. (Degree requirement must be fulfilled by anticipated start date of 7-1-18) Minimum of two years' experience in Technical Services in an academic library environment. Thorough knowledge of bibliographic utilities, preferably OCLC, and other vendor services.

Preferred Qualifications:

Physical Requirements: Ability to perform the essential functions of the position with reasonable accommodation. Ability to communicate with reasonable accommodation.

Education, Experience, and Certification/License Qualifications:

Special Applicant Instructions: Degree requirement must be fulfilled by anticipated start date of 7-1-18. Please answer yes to the educational requirement if you will received an appropriate graduate degree by this date. Note: Completion of all degree requirements will be evaluated by Academic Affairs.