Position Announcement: Digital Resources and Metadata Librarian

Digital Resources and Metadata Librarian

Available: July 1, 2012.

Terms of Employment: Regular full-time 12-month non-tenure track position with current university benefit package. Salary is $35,000 annually. Position is based on NWOSU Alva campus. Travel to other campuses will be required. Position open until filled.

Duties and Responsibilities: Primary responsibilities include: the creation and maintenance of cataloging, classification, and metadata records for all library materials; the development and maintenance of all digital resources including those purchased through vendors and those created in-house. Faculty responsibilities include serving on university committees, keeping abreast of new developments in library service through study and reading, attending professional meetings and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: Master of Library and Information Studies from a library school accredited by the American Library Association. Working knowledge of cataloging standards required.
Send Information to:

Tami Cooper
Human Resources Director
Northwestern Oklahoma State University
709 Oklahoma Blvd.
Alva, OK 73717
E-mail: apply@nwosu.edu

Applicants should send: 1) Letter of interest; 2) NWOSU application for faculty employment (http://www.nwosu.edu/Websites/NWOSU/Images/Forms-Docs/appprof.doc ); 3) Vita; 4) Transcripts (unofficial acceptable with application – official needed if invited for visit); 5) Names, titles, phone numbers and e-mail addresses of three professional references. Only persons who are authorized to be employed in the United States need apply. Employment is contingent upon acceptable results of a criminal background check.

Northwestern Oklahoma State University is an equal opportunity employer.


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