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Head of Map and Government Information Library and Map and Federal Regional Depository Librarian

Posted by: University of Georgia Libraries

Posted date: 2018-May-24

Location: University of Georgia Libraries

The University of Georgia Libraries is seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Head of the Map and Government Information Library and Map and Federal Regional Depository Librarian. The Head of the Map and Government Information Library reports to the Deputy University Librarian and Director of Library Technology and has responsibility for the reference services, GIS services, technical processing, facilities, and staff of the Map and Government Information Library. This position plans, develops, and delivers cartographic and government information and related services across the university and to the public.

The UGA Libraries is Georgias designated regional depository for U.S. documents received through the Federal Depository Library Program and the official depository for State of Georgia government publications; it is also home to one of the largest academic map collections in the country. Taken together, the map and government documents collections consist of approximately 1.7 million tangible items housed in four locations (the Map and Government Information Library, the Science Library, the Special Collections Libraries Building, and the off-site Repository) and over 3 million microforms.

To view a full description of the position and application instructions please go to
http://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/38 94

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR (facultyjobs@uga.edu). Please do not contact the department or search committee with such requests.
Job Title Head of Map and Government Information Library and Map and Federal Regional Depository Librarian
Start Date
Library/Institution Name University of Georgia Libraries
Salary
Certification Required? No
City Athens
State GA
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Type of Library Job Classification -> Academic
Qualifications Minimum Qualifications

ALA-accredited MLIS or Georgia Board of Regents-approved MLIS.

Five years professional library experience in an academic library.

Two years supervisory experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of issues pertaining to state government information

Knowledge of GIS services in a library environment

Knowledge of digitization best practices and standards
Application Instructions To view a full description of the position and application instructions please go to
http://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/3894
Web Link http://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/3894
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