Licensing and Electronic Resources Librarian (University of Notre Dame)

The Licensing and Electronic Resources Librarian serves as the Hesburgh Libraries primary contact with the University’s General Counsel. Regarding resource licensing and interpretation; advising the Unit Head and other colleagues by reviewing and recommending approval or changes in terms that align with evolving service needs and campus requirements.

Entidad : University of Notre Dame
Lugar :
Indiana, EE.UU
Plazas :

Requisitos principales

  • MLS degree from ALA-accredited program or non-U.S. equivalent.
  • 1-3 years negotiating library resource license agreements and document management.


  • Experience supporting the electronic resources lifecycle.
  • Strong understanding of or experience coordinating the full electronic resource life-cycle.
  • Ability to take a leadership role in group activities. Knowledge of systems that support electronic resource management, access and discovery.
  • Proven success in communicating with stakeholders and team members, patrons and content providers.
  • Commitment to the divisional values.
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to balance multiple projects and set priorities in a time-sensitive environment.


  • Review and negotiate license agreements with publishers/vendors; and in consultation with University Counsel, library stakeholders, and ILLAS.
  • Ensure proper maintenance of license records.
  • Provide support for inquiries related to interpretation of terms; regarding use and access of electronic resources.
  • Provide training and support in the management for all areas of the electronic resources lifecycle.
  • Oversee electronic resources support service; refer issues as appropriate to ensure account, content and systems service stability.
  • Establish proactive processes to identify electronic access issues before they become obstacles for users.
  • Work collaboratively with stakeholders to effectively integrate electronic resource tools, services, and metadata into the larger discovery ecosystem.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of local workflows to support the management of electronic resources. Write documentation that reflect the Libraries’ best practices for support, licensing, and functional areas.
  • Monitor trends and best practices in library electronic resource use, access, discoverability, data harvesting, and preservation.
  • Ensure the accuracy of the discovery service, knowledge base, and link resolver holdings.
  • As a Library Faculty librarian in RAD, serves as a leader in support of unit to library-wide goals.

Jornada : Completa
Contrato : Indefinido

Candidaturas fecha límite :Nov 12, 2018 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

Fuente e información :

A %d blogueros les gusta esto: