Learning Commons Digital Resources Manager - Hultquist Library, Jamestown Community College, Jamestown, NY
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Learning Commons Digital Resources Manager

Full-time. Responsible for managing and evaluating assigned digital and online services for the libraries and learning commons operations. Recommends, licenses, renews, and manages online resources. In collaboration with learning commons leadership, plans and facilitates the effective use of technologies.

Essential Functions:

  • Trains learning commons assistants in the circulation and technical services area and establishes related guidelines and procedures.
  • Administers, maintains, and upgrades the library’s online management system (ExLibris’ Alma & Primo) college-wide as part of SUNY Connect (modules include public online catalog, circulation, cataloging, serials, acquisitions, and reports functions).
  • Manages and implements assigned SUNY and non-SUNY library and learning commons digital content initiatives, including the SUNY-wide catalog and interlibrary loan services.
  • Collaborates with ITS in the maintaining and updating of learning commons computers, software, and other services, as assigned.
  • Provides support and training for learning commons digital resources and assists users with connecting to those resources, as assigned, and assists with the coordination of online services for remote users.
  • Insures accessibility of learning commons digital resources in collaboration with internal and external partners.
  • Works with learning commons members to design and present college-wide training sessions for staff and faculty.
  • Collaborates with the learning commons leadership and MARCOM to maintain web pages and social media content.
  • Represents library and learning commons interests at college-wide technology and computer committees.
  • Responsible for implementing and supporting online database subscriptions and services and working with associated software/hardware providers and consortia.
  • Assists learning commons leadership with reports, statistics, library budgeting, along with learning commons initiatives.
  • Travels to campuses and extension centers as appropriate.
  • Regular attendance.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Required: M.L.S. from an ALA-accredited institution with demonstrable knowledge and mastery of automated library systems, academic librarianship, OCLC systems, and web design experience. Three years college library (or equivalent) experience in library automated management systems. Must possess: excellent written, oral, and interpersonal/human relations, commitment to providing excellent customer service, problem solving, budget management, supervisory and organizational skills. Must be able to plan, prioritize, and coordinate multiple projects in a team setting. Attention to detail and accuracy.

Additional Information:

Salary: $42,212 - $56,018. Excellent benefits package, including medical and dental insurance, paid vacation and sick leave, and NYS retirement.

Final candidates are subject to a pre-employment criminal background investigation.

Please note that Jamestown Community College does not sponsor H-1B Visas.

Review of applications will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

To apply, complete the required online application and submit a cover letter, resume, proof of graduation, and a list of three professional references to: www.sunyjcc.edu/jobs