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Systems & Discovery Librarian

Posted: March 25, 2022
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Library, Information and Technology Services (LITS) at Mount Holyoke College seeks a diverse pool of applicants for the full-time position of Systems & Discovery Librarian. This position is a member of the Discovery & Access team, which works to connect the Mount Holyoke Community to the many information resources available to them virtually and in person.

Working in a collegial and service-oriented environment, and in close collaboration with colleagues in LITS and the Five Colleges Consortium, this person strives for optimal systems’ integration in support of exposing the broadest range of information resources to our users with the overarching goal of providing seamless, user-friendly library services within the Five Colleges environment. The Systems and Discovery Librarian will join LITS at a time during which the Five Colleges Libraries, as beta-partners of EBSCO, is in the process of migrating from Ex Libris’ ALEPH ILS to the open source library services platform FOLIO hosted by EBSCO. The consortial undertaking offers us a unique opportunity for collaboration as we work to implement, refine, and imagine the possibilities of our new single tenant FOLIO instance together.

If you: have a passion for discovery and access; are an enthusiastic and fearless user of technology with the skills and curiosity to learn more; are committed to creating a welcoming, inclusive, accessible, and user-centered environment in which a diverse population of students, faculty, and staff can thrive; are eager to apply your creativity, flexibility, and sense of humor to our exciting and challenging initiatives, then we encourage you to apply.

The salary range for this position is $60,000 - $62,000. Mount Holyoke College is pleased to provide a comprehensive, highly competitive benefits package that meets the needs of staff and faculty and their families. Benefits are an important part of our overall compensation, so it is critical that you review all of the options to ensure it meets your total compensation requirements. Information on benefits can be found here: https://www.mtholyoke.edu/sites/default/files/hr/docs/Know_Our_Benefits_21-22_edited.pdf

You can find a full description, including qualifications, for this position and apply online at:
https://careers.pageuppeople.com/1024/cw/en-us/job/492865/systems-discovery-librarian.

Application review will begin on April 18, 2022.

Please see full job description.

Please see full job description.

Mount Holyoke College is committed to enriching the educational experience it offers through the diversity of its faculty, administration and staff members. Mount Holyoke seeks to recruit and support a broadly diverse team who will contribute to the college's excellence, diversity of viewpoints and experiences, and relevance in a global society. In furtherance of institutional excellence, the College encourages applications from individuals from underrepresented groups, including faculty, staff and administration of color, diverse gender identities, first generation college students and individuals who have followed non-traditional pathways to college and individuals with a demonstrated leadership commitment to including diverse backgrounds and perspectives.

Description

Library, Information and Technology Services (LITS) at Mount Holyoke College seeks a diverse pool of applicants for the full-time position of Systems & Discovery Librarian. This position is a member of the Discovery & Access team, which works to connect the Mount Holyoke Community to the many information resources available to them virtually and in person.

Working in a collegial and service-oriented environment, and in close collaboration with colleagues in LITS and the Five Colleges Consortium, this person strives for optimal systems’ integration in support of exposing the broadest range of information resources to our users with the overarching goal of providing seamless, user-friendly library services within the Five Colleges environment. The Systems and Discovery Librarian will join LITS at a time during which the Five Colleges Libraries, as beta-partners of EBSCO, is in the process of migrating from Ex Libris’ ALEPH ILS to the open source library services platform FOLIO hosted by EBSCO. The consortial undertaking offers us a unique opportunity for collaboration as we work to implement, refine, and imagine the possibilities of our new single tenant FOLIO instance together.

If you: have a passion for discovery and access; are an enthusiastic and fearless user of technology with the skills and curiosity to learn more; are committed to creating a welcoming, inclusive, accessible, and user-centered environment in which a diverse population of students, faculty, and staff can thrive; are eager to apply your creativity, flexibility, and sense of humor to our exciting and challenging initiatives, then we encourage you to apply.

The salary range for this position is $60,000 - $62,000. Mount Holyoke College is pleased to provide a comprehensive, highly competitive benefits package that meets the needs of staff and faculty and their families. Benefits are an important part of our overall compensation, so it is critical that you review all of the options to ensure it meets your total compensation requirements. Information on benefits can be found here: https://www.mtholyoke.edu/sites/default/files/hr/docs/Know_Our_Benefits_21-22_edited.pdf

You can find a full description, including qualifications, for this position and apply online at:
https://careers.pageuppeople.com/1024/cw/en-us/job/492865/systems-discovery-librarian.

Application review will begin on April 18, 2022.

Skills

Please see full job description.

Education

Please see full job description.

Company Description

Mount Holyoke College is committed to enriching the educational experience it offers through the diversity of its faculty, administration and staff members. Mount Holyoke seeks to recruit and support a broadly diverse team who will contribute to the college's excellence, diversity of viewpoints and experiences, and relevance in a global society. In furtherance of institutional excellence, the College encourages applications from individuals from underrepresented groups, including faculty, staff and administration of color, diverse gender identities, first generation college students and individuals who have followed non-traditional pathways to college and individuals with a demonstrated leadership commitment to including diverse backgrounds and perspectives.

Position Overview

Company

Mount Holyoke College

Location

South Hadley, MA

Job Type

Full time

Salary

$60,000 - $62,000

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Listing Contact

Krista Denno Bader

kdenno@mtholyoke.edu 4135382797

Position Details

Description

Library, Information and Technology Services (LITS) at Mount Holyoke College seeks a diverse pool of applicants for the full-time position of Systems & Discovery Librarian. This position is a member of the Discovery & Access team, which works to connect the Mount Holyoke Community to the many information resources available to them virtually and in person.

Working in a collegial and service-oriented environment, and in close collaboration with colleagues in LITS and the Five Colleges Consortium, this person strives for optimal systems’ integration in support of exposing the broadest range of information resources to our users with the overarching goal of providing seamless, user-friendly library services within the Five Colleges environment. The Systems and Discovery Librarian will join LITS at a time during which the Five Colleges Libraries, as beta-partners of EBSCO, is in the process of migrating from Ex Libris’ ALEPH ILS to the open source library services platform FOLIO hosted by EBSCO. The consortial undertaking offers us a unique opportunity for collaboration as we work to implement, refine, and imagine the possibilities of our new single tenant FOLIO instance together.

If you: have a passion for discovery and access; are an enthusiastic and fearless user of technology with the skills and curiosity to learn more; are committed to creating a welcoming, inclusive, accessible, and user-centered environment in which a diverse population of students, faculty, and staff can thrive; are eager to apply your creativity, flexibility, and sense of humor to our exciting and challenging initiatives, then we encourage you to apply.

The salary range for this position is $60,000 - $62,000. Mount Holyoke College is pleased to provide a comprehensive, highly competitive benefits package that meets the needs of staff and faculty and their families. Benefits are an important part of our overall compensation, so it is critical that you review all of the options to ensure it meets your total compensation requirements. Information on benefits can be found here: https://www.mtholyoke.edu/sites/default/files/hr/docs/Know_Our_Benefits_21-22_edited.pdf

You can find a full description, including qualifications, for this position and apply online at:
https://careers.pageuppeople.com/1024/cw/en-us/job/492865/systems-discovery-librarian.

Application review will begin on April 18, 2022.

Skills and Experience

Please see full job description.

Education

Please see full job description.

Company Description

Mount Holyoke College is committed to enriching the educational experience it offers through the diversity of its faculty, administration and staff members. Mount Holyoke seeks to recruit and support a broadly diverse team who will contribute to the college's excellence, diversity of viewpoints and experiences, and relevance in a global society. In furtherance of institutional excellence, the College encourages applications from individuals from underrepresented groups, including faculty, staff and administration of color, diverse gender identities, first generation college students and individuals who have followed non-traditional pathways to college and individuals with a demonstrated leadership commitment to including diverse backgrounds and perspectives.

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