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Special Collections Librarian, Augusta UniversityPosted by: Augusta University
Posted date: 2017-Mar-20
Location: Reese Library, Augusta University
The successful candidate will accomplish the following:
Manage all aspects of Special Collections including arranging, describing, preserving, digitizing, and promoting manuscript and archival materials.
Provide research assistance to all users of its holdings via walk-in, phone, and/or e-mail, maintaining high customer
Plan, develop, and enforce policies for the department.
Pursue grant and other funding opportunities related to collection acquisition, processing, preserving, digitizing, and promoting, including programming to highlight Reese Librarys various collections.
Collaborate with the Curator, Historical Collections and Archives at Greenblatt Library.
Compile and report statistics for institutional, state, and national reports.
Serve as a liaison to one or more academic units.
Participate in and make recommendations in collection evaluation projects.
Participate in the weeding/withdrawal of items from the librarys collection.
Develop and maintain online research guides for assigned liaison area(s).
Actively engage in professional development by conducting scholarly research relevant to areas of responsibility,
contributing to the professional literature based on research results.
Actively engage in service to the profession, university, and community, including committee service.
Supervise one or more student assistants.
The Special Collections Librarian will serve as liaison librarian to one or more academic units and will serve on library and institutional committees as a faculty member.
The Special Collections Librarian is expected to be active professionally in local, regional, and national associations and will contribute to the professional literature.