Information Resources is responsible for acquiring, describing and managing new books and serials in all formats, overseeing the library collections and maintaining the data in library systems including the online catalog and OCLC. Under general supervision, reporting to the Director, Information Resources & Archives this position contributes to the fulfillment of collection management services, as well as contributing to the overall services and programs of Information Resources and the Library. Primary activities of this position include supporting collection development and management activities; supervising the acquisitions, description and management of acquired and licensed resources; assisting subject librarians in collection analysis; overseeing collections projects; planning and implementing workflows for metadata needs across library units and assisting in the collection development budget process.
The Library Services Specialist IV level performs the most complex paraprofessional and/or specialized library functions to support library operations and programs. Incumbents often are responsible for overseeing daily operations of (a) large or significant library unit(s), which may include directly or indirectly providing lead work direction to other library and clerical staff, as well as student workers, assigned to the unit(s). Incumbents often are involved in supporting the unit’s budgetary and/or other administration functions.
To apply, visit WWW.CALPOLYJOBS.ORG to complete the required online staff application and apply to requisition #102968. Applicants will have the option of attaching a Cover Letter, Resume and three Letters of Recommendation via the online employment system. Applicants needing computer/internet access may contact Cal Poly Human Resources at: (805) 756-2236, for information on available resources. Cal Poly is strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity & actively encourages applications of all qualified individuals. EOE