Special and Digital Collections Librarian - Hunter Library, Western Carolina University

Description:

Support the university and the community by building, preserving & providing access to historically significant collections that represent the region’s history, culture, literature and geography. Coordinates the planning, implementation, maintenance, expansion and promotion of digital content, including the creation of new digital collections & digital preservation strategies. Engages students with archival collections, including teaching class groups & coordinating digital humanities projects.

Qualifications: Master’s degree in library or information science from an ALA-accredited program or equivalent; demonstrated customer service orientation w/ strong collegiality and communication skills; demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with colleagues; demonstrated ability to provide outreach to donors and members of the community; demonstrated ability to provide prompt and thorough reference services to patrons; demonstrated potential to meet the library’s requirement for scholarship and service.