Resources Librarian, Subscriptions and Open Access

Twickenham, London
05 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
17 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Department: Library Services
Salary: £28,936 per annum
Working Hours: 36 Hours (1.0 FTE). Some flexibility to work evenings and weekends may be required.
Term: Permanent
Reports to: Head of Information Resources & Content 
Annual Leave: 20 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 who is looking to develop their career and broaden their experience. This role offers the opportunity 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 help to enable our academic staff to comply 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 more information about this role you can find the job description here.

Closing date: Sunday 17 June 2018 at 23:59.

Interviews are likely to be held: Friday 29 June 2018.

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