Head of Collection and Technical Services (Library)

Athens State University
Location (City, State): 
Athens, Alabama

Under general direction, the Head of Collection and Technical Services plans, organizes and directs the ordering, cataloging, and processing of library materials and the automated functions of the library system. This position supervises the work of librarians and staff members. Work involves placing orders for library materials and receiving and checking shipments from publishers, cataloging materials, and making materials shelf-ready, and maintaining the library's automated system. This position also provides some public service desk work and library and research instruction in online and/or face-to-face classes consisting of traditional and non-traditional students. The university offers a for-credit library course for each college. This is a twelve-month tenure-track position with faculty rank of Assistant Librarian. The position reports to the Library Director. Start date: January, 2018