Library Systems & Technology Specialist

Job Details

The University of North Alabama is accepting applications for the position of Library Systems and Technology Specialist.  This position is a proactive and service-centric position that oversees library information and discovery systems, as well as other specialized library systems, in a highly-collaborative environment. This position provides broad support for all aspects of library systems, software, and technology. Primary responsibilities include management, configuration, maintenance, implementation, and troubleshooting of the library’s systems and website to ensure optimal performance, and serving as the primary liaison to technology vendors and the campus ITS department. 

Minimum qualifications for this position include: Bachelor’s degree is required; MLS or equivalent from an ALA-accredited program or advanced degree in Computer Science or Information Technology is preferred; and two years of successful library technology experience supporting library software applications, such as integrated library system, library services platform, institutional repository, etc. is preferred.

To view the complete job description and/or apply for this position, please visit our Online Employment System at http://jobs.una.edu/postings/6476.  Applications will only be accepted via this system.  Please be prepare to upload a cover letter and resume at the time of application, as well as provide contact information for at least three professional references. For questions, please email [email protected] or call 256.765.4291.

UNA is an equal opportunity employer committed to achieving excellence and strength through diversity. UNA seeks a wide range of applicants for its positions so that one of our core values, ethnic and cultural diversity, will be affirmed.  UNA is a smoke-free campus. We welcome applicants who are committed to working at a university that values diversity, equity, and inclusion for faculty, staff, and students.

Organization

Established in 1830 as LaGrange College, the University of North Alabama has a rich history including the distinction of being the first state-supported teachers college in the South. The school's 130-acre campus is located in the historic district of Florence, Alabama, on the Tennessee River. Students come from around the country and world, but UNA is largely a regional university with about 70% of students coming from Alabama. Students can choose from more than 60 majors with professional fields in business, education, and nursing being most popular. Academic programs are supported by a 23 to 1 student / faculty ratio and an average class size of 25. On the athletic front, the UNA Lions compete in the NCAA Division I ASUN Conference. If you visit campus, be sure to check out Leo II, the campus's resident African lion.

"As a regional, state-assisted institution of higher education, the University of North Alabama pursues its Mission of engaging in teaching, research, and service in order to provide educational opportunities for students, an environment for discovery and creative accomplishment, and a variety of outreach activities meeting the professional, civic, social, cultural, and economic development needs of our region in the context of a global community."

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Telephone
256-765-4291
Location
One Harrison Plaza
UNA Box 5043
Florence
Alabama
35632-0001
United States

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