| Scholarly Subscriptions Adjunct Librarian Swirbul Library (10-20 hours a week M-F) |
Adelphi University Libraries is seeking an experienced knowledgeable and service-oriented Scholarly Subscriptions Adjunct Librarian to manage the periodical (print and online) ordering and maintenance processes. The incumbent will report to the Dean of Libraries with day-to-day supervision by the Acquisition Strategies Librarian. The position is available immediately for 10-20 hours per week between the hours 9:00-5:00.
Duties include but are not limited to:
Manage the annual periodicals renewal process which includes collaborating with selectors and confirming subscription and access details.
Be experienced with integrated library systems (Sierra preferred).
Supervise claiming and checking-in of print periodicals and online availability checks for subscribed e-journals.
Supervise payment of periodical invoices.
Assist with periodicals inventory projects and ILS holdings record maintenance.
Monitor publisher/platform changes and initiate periodical change workflows to ensure continued access to subscriptions and accuracy in our ILS.
Assist with usage statistics and metrics reporting.
Other duties as needed.
Master?s degree from an ALA-accredited program
Demonstrated understanding of scholarly resources including awareness of issues from the perspective of vendors publishers and aggregators and that relate to platforms and licensing
Experience working with periodicals in an academic library.
Knowledge of copyright and willingness to work on projects related to Adelphi?s new institutional repository.
Knowledge of MS Word Excel and Google products.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.