Electronic Resources Librarian, Nashua Public Library, Nashua NH

Starting salary:  $39,842 - $53,020 depending on education / experience

                                                               

This full-time (40 hour) position in the public library includes some evening and weekend hours. The person in this position manages all library electronic resources including database subscriptions and all web-based services. This includes coordinating installation, setup and any necessary technical support. Acts as a vendor liaison for electronic databases and software.  Works in conjunction with the Outreach Coordinator on the library's web presence and use of social media outlets.  Designs and maintains the library website and blog, supervises library assistant for up to 5-10 hours per week for this work. Provides direct customer service 15 hours per week at one of our service desks. 

 

As a member of our professional staff this person will also stay informed of innovations in the use of technology in library settings and recommends, plans, and implements those that are appropriate. 

 

Education and experience requirements:

 

MLS from an ALA accredited school, 2-3 years of experience in a public library setting managing electronic resources. Possess an understanding of technological trends and developments relevant to public libraries and have the ability to troubleshoot hardware and software problems.  Experience using content management software, Wordpress is preferred. The successful candidate will also have experience providing reference service to the public and have proven success in communicating with database and software vendors.

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Submit cover letter, applications/resume, and three professional references at:  http://applitrack.com/nashua/onlineapp/

 

APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED ONLINE BY 5 PM ON August 30th, 2013.

 

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