Digital Initiatives Librarian

at VCU Libraries (view profile)
Published November 17, 2022
Location Richmond, Virginia
Category Academic  
Job Type Full-time  
Apply Here https://www.library.vcu.edu/about/jobs/digital-initiatives-librarian/
Cover Letter Requirements Required
Education Requirements ALA-accredited graduate degree or accredited graduate degree in another appropriate discipline.
Minimum Compensation in Local Currency 60,000
Hourly or Salary? Salary

Description

The Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries invites applications and nominations for the position of Digital Initiatives Librarian. This newly created position works in a collaborative environment in the Digital Libraries and Publishing Department to advance the VCU Libraries Digital Collections and contribute toward other open publishing initiatives. The successful candidate will join a culturally and academically diverse faculty of the highest caliber.

The Digital Initiatives Librarian is responsible for leadership and vision to digitize and share items of enduring value from the library collections and partner organizations. The Digital Initiatives Librarian also works with colleagues in the department to publish scholarly and creative expressions from the university and wider community, and increase student success through promotion of open and affordable course content.