Assistant Librarian

National University of Ireland, Galway
June 20, 2024
Offerd Salary:€ 56,061
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Electronic Resources Librarian, Assistant Librarian, Full Time, Permanent

Applications are invited for the permanent, full-time post of Electronic Resources Librarian at the University of Galway Library.

The Electronic Resources Librarian will lead our E-Resources Team in managing, coordinating, and administering the University Library's diverse range of electronic resources throughout their lifecycle. The Electronic Resources Librarian will play a pivotal role in ensuring the effortless access and discoverability of our e-collections for the University of Galway's community. The Electronic Resources Librarian will collaborate closely with service owners in Collections and other Library departments to maintain the high standard and relevance of our e-resources. Their responsibilities will encompass managing the relevant areas of the Library management system, as well as overseeing other systems crucial for enhancing the secure discoverability of e-resources. They will lead the E-Resources Team in platform administration and resource analysis, ensuring that the Library's electronic resources are seamlessly integrated into our systems, accessible through multiple channels, demonstrating value for money. The E-Resources Librarian will be proactive, comfortable taking the initiative, and dedicated to delivering an exceptional user experience. The successful candidate will scrutinize every aspect of the user journey to guarantee accuracy of information and achieve excellence in service delivery.

For informal enquiries, please contact Ronán Kennedy, Head of Collections, Email: [email protected].

Additional information on the Unit is available at: https: //

Information on the University's Strategic Plan is available at: https: // www.

Salary: Assistant Librarian 1 € 56,061 to € 66,896 p.a Assistant Librarian 11 € 47,676 to € 58,512 p.a Applicable to new entrants effective from January 2011 and in accordance with the terms and conditions of the University's Remuneration policy https: // www. PP-Remuneration.pdf (This appointment will be made on the Assistant Librarian scales in line with current Government pay policy).

The closing date for receipt of applications is 17:00 (Irish Time) on 20th June 2024. It will not be possible to consider applications received after the closing date.

Interviews are expected to take place on campus in the University of Galway on 11th July 2024.

Garda vetting may apply.

For more information and Application Form please see website: Jobs - University of Galway Applications should be submitted online.

Appointments will be conditional on work authorisation validation. Further details are available at www.

Please note that appointment to posts advertised will be dependent upon University approval, together with the terms of the Employment Control Framework for the higher education sector.

University of Galway is an equal opportunities employer.

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