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Thursday, August 23, 2018

Interim Director Library Technology (Pro Libra)


Urban community college located in Hudson County is seeking an interim director of technology asap for approximately 6 months with the possibility of direct hire.

The interim will report to and work with the Dean of Libraries to implement and maintain a wide variety of emerging student-centered technologies for the college’s libraries. Promote technology use among staff and students; provide assistance and training to bolster student success. Coordinate technology related initiatives within the College libraries and facilitate training for staff members. This position also supervises and assigns work to the library’s Technology Associates.

Other responsibilities include staying current with technology trends relevant to delivery of library services and providing expert advice on future technologies to enhance library services. Develop new modalities using technology to enhance bibliographic instruction and information literacy. Work with team of librarians to coordinate effective use of existing and new library information systems as well as troubleshoot and provide support where needed. Learn new applications and deepen knowledge through professional development. Create a variety of workshops for staff and students on technology and related topics, and serve as departmental liaison to an academic division.

This position also manages access to electronic resources, including website development and maintenance, and serves as administrator for our clients library systems including LibGuides, Serials Solutions, EZproxy, and WordPress, as well as co administrator of the college’s Koha Integrated Library System. 

A Master’s Degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited university is required, as is experience managing support staff, along with experience with database creation, web design, website maintenance, knowledge of educational applications for mobile devices, experience with PC and Mac platforms and software, and experience managing library electronic resources. Prior experience with Ellucian (formerly Datatel) and Business Objects or other higher education software preferred.

Send resume and references to:
Angela Dzikowski Pro Libra Associates, Inc.
Fax: 908-918-0277  
Phone: 800-262-0070