OSU Libraries and Press (OSULP) is looking for an enthusiastic, collaborative and detail-oriented individual to join the Acquisitions Unit. This person will steward the print portion of the library serials collection, while also seeking to improve discovery of our electronic serials resources. The ideal candidate will have prior experience processing invoices and credits, as well as experience with tracking and reporting on budget-related data. This position will collaborate regularly with stakeholders both within and outside of OSULP through proactive communication and problem-solving.
This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Library Technician 3 position for the OSU Libraries and Press at Oregon State University (OSU).
The Library Technician 3 (LT3) for Oregon State University Libraries and Press (OSULP) resides in the Acquisitions unit based in Corvallis, OR. The primary responsibilities include managing OSULP’s serial resources lifecycle (print and electronic serials, standing orders, and other media) for the Resource Acquisitions & Sharing Department (RAS). The lifecycle includes setting up trials, ordering, canceling, processing invoices, and maintaining related records in the Integrated Library System (ILS).
The LT3 position will also collaborate with relevant Valley Library departments to align workflows; create and revise documentation and procedure manuals; work collaboratively with other staff, taking primary responsibility for coordinating workflows related to collection management. They will have the opportunity to work with the electronic resources LT3 staff member to address technical and service related issues to ensure the library’s online resources are accessible by patrons. They are expected to cross-train, participate and/or lead projects, and grow in a team-oriented environment.
As a member of RAS, the employee in this position must be sensitive to the needs of an inclusive and diverse community at Oregon State University and fulfill the relevant duties in support of the University’s core values in promoting a welcoming, respectful and accessible environment in engaging with members of both the University and OSULP.
|Minimum Qualifications||Bachelors degree plus two years of current (within 5 years) experience in a Library; OR 4 years of current library experience. AND Advanced proficiency in multiple library specific computer applications, e.g., integrated library systems, database applications, institutional repository; content management systems. Some positions may also require in-depth knowledge of specialty area(s), e.g., original cataloging, complex copy cataloging, serials management, ILL management, government documents, image resources, music.|
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OSU offers great benefits<https://hr.oregonstate.edu/benefits/prospective-employee> for their employees such as tuition reduction, medical /dental/vision insurance, and retirement savings options.