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Job Posting: Electronic Collections and Document Delivery Librarian (Philadelphia)

Thomas Jefferson University
Electronic Collections and Document Delivery Librarian

Thomas Jefferson University, a health sciences institution, seeks 
an energetic and experienced individual to fill its position of 
Electronic Collections and Document Delivery Librarian. The 
Electronic Collections and Document Delivery Librarian plans, 
implements, manages and evaluates the operational aspects of 
serials and electronic resources and oversees the daily operation 
of interlibrary loan activity.  As a key member of the Collection 
Management staff, the person in this position evaluates existing 
services, plans and develops new services, and supervises three 
technicians. The ECDDL serves on the Library's management team 
and reports to the Director of Collection Management.

The Scott Library is a unit of AISR, which is focused on the 
development and transmission of knowledge resources for the 
university and its hospitals. AISR develops educational software, 
manages three public access computer labs, a simulation center, 
media production services and has responsibility for the learning 
infrastructure of the University.  Please visit JEFFLINE, AISR's 
knowledge management resource, at

<http://jeffline.jefferson.edu/> for more information.

Located in the center of Philadelphia, Thomas Jefferson 
University is comprised of: Jefferson Medical College (one of the 
ten oldest and largest medical colleges in the country), 
Jefferson College of Graduate Studies (offering masters and 
doctoral programs in biomedical sciences and public health), and 
Jefferson College of Health Professions (offering programs in 
nursing, physical and occupation therapy, and lab sciences). 
Its main campus includes Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, a 
major teaching hospital with over 700 residents/fellows and 
significant clinical research. It is close to important 
historical and cultural institutions. In addition to the main 
campus, the Scott Library maintains service agreements with 
several other hospitals within the region.  Thomas Jefferson 
University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Qualifications: Master of Science/Information Science, 
ALA-Accredited MLS is required. A minimum of three years 
professional managerial experience in serials librarianship 
(preferably in an academic environment) using automated library 
systems and related databases (e.g. OVID, OCLC), proven 
organizational abilities, and effective oral and written 
communication skills.  Must have a strong commitment to service.

Salary minimum: $45,000. Excellent benefits package.

Please send a letters of nomination or application to:

James Wooten, M.B.A.
Thomas Jefferson University
Scott Memorial Library
1020 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Telephone:  215-503-8848
E-mail:  James.Wooten@jefferson.edu