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Department: 250101 - NCSU Libraries
Location: Raleigh, NC
Essential Job Duties:
The Collections and Research Librarian for Humanities, Social Sciences and Digital Media will be responsible for:
Leading collaborative collection management in the social sciences and humanities
Coordinating and managing the portfolio of digital media collections including video, audio, images, games, and streaming content
Providing expert services for faculty, staff, and students in core and emerging areas of scholarship, such as digital scholarship, digital humanities, and bibliometric analysis
Serving as liaison with assigned departments, centers, and clusters
Fostering collaboration and interdisciplinary interactions among faculty and research teams
Participating in ongoing collection assessment and collection management activities
Working closely with library colleagues to provide consultation on the use of digital media tools, services, and spaces
Participating in library planning, serving on library-wide committees, task forces, and teams
Being active professionally and contributing to developments in the field
ALA-accredited MLS or MIS, or equivalent advanced degree.
Understanding of teaching, learning, and research needs in the humanities and/or social sciences
Experience with collection development
Analytical and creative problem-solving abilities
Commitment to fostering a diverse educational and professional environment and demonstration of the ability to work with a diverse population
Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Evidence of potential for ongoing professional development and contribution
Required license or certification:
Position Number: 00007959
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