Electronic Resources Librarian, Bard College, New York

This twelve-month position oversees the allocation and management of the Library’s electronic research databases, streaming media, access and discovery tools. The Electronic Resources Librarian collaborates with colleagues, College IT, faculty and
patrons to choose electronic resources that are responsive to the needs of
a dynamic curriculum and a college community with a strong commitment to
social justice and the liberal arts. This position negotiates with vendors
and works with consortia to obtain favorable pricing and terms. The
Electronic Resources Librarian initiates activation of resources, and
maintains licenses, access, payment, and reporting. The position maintains
electronic resource records in III Sierra’s ERM module.

Candidates should have knowledge of software pertinent to the
administrative functions of databases, and familiarity with tools for the
analysis of usage data. Candidates should be aware of trends, standards,
technologies, and other developments in the management of electronic
resources, particularly in the area of open-access resources, librarianship
and copyright issues. Master’s degree from an ALA-accredited program and
three years’ minimum experience is required.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and the names of three
contact references through Interfolio.com at:

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