Resources Librarian, Subscriptions and Open Access

Twickenham, United Kingdom
£30,046 per annum
08 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
20 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Library Services

Starting Salary: £30,046 per annum
Hours: 36 hours per week
Term: Permanent
Annual Leave: 23 days plus University Closure days

Since 1850, St Mary’s mission has been to provide a high quality professional environment, inspired by its distinctive ethos and values. The University is an inclusive academic community, where everybody is welcomed.

St Mary’s is on an exciting journey of transformation and growth, to benefit students, staff and the wider St Mary’s community. As the University builds on its proud heritage, it will be looking for exceptional people to help shape its progressive future.

Library Services aims to enable members of St Mary’s community to engage in scholarly activity and realise their personal potential

We are seeking a professional librarian to work with both library subscriptions and open access publishing. You will co-ordinate the provision of subscription based library resources and related services in support of taught programmes and research activity. You will also oversee the operation of the university’s research repository and assist our academic staff with the open access requirements of the REF

The successful candidate will have a professional qualification in a library/information related subject or be appropriately qualified by experience. They will have an interest in and an understanding of library e-content access management technology, library subscriptions and licensing and open access publishing.

For further details about the role please click here.

Informal enquiries about the role should be directed to Martin Scarrott, Library Director at

Closing date: 20 October 2019

Interviews are likely to be held on Tuesday 5 November 2019