Head, Information Resources Management

at University of Massachusetts Libraries (view profile)
Location Amherst, Massachusetts
Date Posted October 24, 2018
Category Academic
Job Type Full-time
Apply Here Apply online at http://careers.umass.edu/amherst/en-us/job/496023/head-information-resources-management
Twitter Handle @umasslibraries

Description

The UMass Amherst Libraries seek a dynamic and innovative Head, Information Resources Management to provide innovative leadership and strategic direction for the Information Resource Management department. Oversee the following departmental functions: comprehensive acquisition and ingestion of scholarly materials in all formats, comprehensive metadata services, collections assessment, and discovery & resource management systems. In collaboration with the Associate Dean for Content & Discovery, actively manage the Libraries’ annual collections investments of over $8 million dollars. Provide leadership in implementing new resource management systems, including the FOLIO Library Services Platform, as well as content management strategies including evolving digital strategies. Formulate departmental goals and objectives and ensure they support the mission and goals of the Library and the University