Metadata Librarian, Strategy and Management
Dartmouth College Job Location: New Hampshire Apply By: Open until filled Date Created: 08-24-2021
Dartmouth College (located in Hanover, NH) is seeking applicants for the position of Metadata Librarian, Strategy and Management in the Cataloging & Metadata Services Department of Dartmouth Library. Reporting to the Interim Head of Cataloging and Metadata Services, the person in this position will work collaboratively with other Cataloging & Metadata staff to support the teaching, learning, and research mission of Dartmouth College by defining library metadata strategies and applying them to (1) collaboratively build the information discovery and fulfillment environment for Dartmouth students, faculty, and staff and (2) ensure that Dartmouth information resources are available on, and integrated into, the open web.
Desired qualifications: strong background in standard cataloging tools such as RDA, LCSH, OCLC, integrated library systems (Dartmouth uses Alma and PrimoVE).
Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other legally protected status.
Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged.
Founded in 1769, Dartmouth is a member of the Ivy League and consistently ranks among the world’s greatest academic institutions. The Dartmouth Library is dedicated to supporting teaching, learning, and research and works in partnership with the students and faculty of the School of Arts & Sciences, the Thayer School of Engineering, the Tuck School of Business, the Geisel School of Medicine, and the Guarini School of Graduate and Advanced Studies. Dartmouth Library is supported by a highly committed staff of about 147. The Dartmouth College Library is a member of the Ivy Plus Libraries Confederation, the Association of Research Libraries, CRL, NERL, HathiTrust, CLIR/DLF, and the Library Publishing Coalition.