Working directly with OHSU faculty, staff, and students, the Repository Librarian develops and delivers services in support of the library\u2019s digital repositories. As the leader of a growing program with high user demand, the Repository Librarian works collaboratively and proactively with the OHSU community, prioritizing needs and demonstrating results. The Repository Librarian fosters a culture of diversity and inclusion, knowledge sharing, and user orientation. As a member of the Library Faculty, the Repository Librarian conducts teaching, scholarship, and service that contribute to the effectiveness of the Library, the University, and the profession. The position participates in planning, policy formation, and decision-making relating to library services, collections, and technologies.
The position will:
Develop and deliver a robust suite of digital repository services for OHSU. Collaborate with a lively, cross-functional team to research, test, implement, and manage services and technology;
Create and teach classes, workshops, and instruction sessions for the OHSU community on topics such as repository procedures, best practices, research strategies, visual and information literacy, ethics and compliance; provide ongoing, customized consultation, training, and support to users;
Develop an engaged, collaborative community around institutional digital assets; work with the OHSU community to develop shared digital collections;
Lead ongoing, regular assessment of repository services and technologies; work with library and external staff to identify and prioritize support needs and systems improvements;
Contribute to regional, national, and international discourse on digital assets management and institutional repositories; maintain and promote awareness of standards, trends, and best practices;
Manage institutional guidelines for describing, managing, and delivering digital assets; support compliance with HIPAA, FERPA, and local information policies.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and r...esearch. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm