Thursday, July 12, 2012

Library Serieals Manager Job @ Gustavus Adolphus College

Serials Manager

The Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library at Gustavus Adolphus College seeks
a full-time (11.5 months) serials manager (starting salary range $31,000
- $35,000, depending on qualifications) to oversee the acquisition and
handling of electronic and print subscriptions as well as to maintain
and troubleshoot access to materials through the catalog, link resolver,
proxy server, and library website. The serials manager also keeps
abreast of trends and best practices in scholarly publishing and access,
pulls data for collection analysis from multiple systems, trains and
mentors student employees, and participates in library-wide planning and

The library is looking for candidates with strong organizational,
problem-solving, and communication skills, a capacity to take initiative
and respond effectively to change, and enthusiasm for technological
innovation. A bachelor's degree is required. Supervisory experience in
an academic library setting is highly desirable.

Applicants should send cover letters and resumes to Jeannie Peterson
( Review of applications will begin immediately
and continue until the position is filled with an anticipated start date
of July 25th.

Gustavus Adolphus College is a coeducational, private, Lutheran (ELCA),
residential, national liberal arts college of 2500 students. It is the
practice of the College to provide equal educational and employment
opportunities for all. We specifically encourage applications from
women, minorities, and persons with disabilities. EOE.