Acquisitions Librarian / Assistant Professor - Hunter Library, Western Carolina University


Provide leadership and professional expertise in the selection, acquisition, and renewal of print and electronic monographic resources, media, special format materials, and continuing resources (journals and databases). The position will work with the Collection Development Librarian to establish overall priorities for the $1.7M library collections budget and be responsible for the ongoing expenditure and maintenance of the one-time and continuing resources budgets.

Qualifications: Master’s degree in library science from an ALA-accredited institution or equivalent; demonstrated evidence (through experience or coursework) of current acquisitions concepts, trends, and practices for both monographic and continuing resources; potential to meet the library’s requirement for scholarship and service; experience supervising others.

Salary: $53,000+