UPDATED: Job Posting: Open Content and Digital Publishing Librarian (Cal Poly San Luis Obispo)

Anna Gold akgold at CALPOLY.EDU
Tue Jul 14 15:50:05 EDT 2015

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*UPDATED: Open Content and Digital Publishing Librarian -  LIBRARIAN -

Cal Poly’s ACRL award-winning Kennedy Library is seeking an enthusiastic,
collaborative, and innovative individual for a unique tenure track library
faculty position.  The Open Content and Digital Publishing Librarian will lead
and coordinate library programs in open education, open content, and
digital publishing. As a member of the library faculty they will contribute
to instruction, outreach, and other programs that help students acquire and
practice critical digital literacies.  As the library’s digital publishing
coordinator they will support students and faculty in using digital
platforms for publishing and sharing their work.   They will also
contribute to the library’s role in maker programs, and support digital
media creation.

The successful candidate will sustain, develop, promote, and assess a
responsive suite of services for Cal Poly faculty, administrators, and
students that meet the library’s strategic goal of contributing to the
increased democratization of information.  Measures of success will include
the impacts on effective use of open access content and open culture by Cal
Poly students; and active participation by Cal Poly students and faculty in
sharing their creative and scholarly work in ways that increase their
impact and enhance their opportunities for collaboration.

Reporting to the Associate Dean for Academic Services, the Open Content and
Digital Publishing Librarian will collaborate with colleagues and
departments across the library, including college librarians, our Data
Services team, the Digital Commons Coordinator, the Information Resources
department, Special Collections and Archives, and the Library Information
Technology team.

They will lead the library’s campus collaborations in relevant areas,
partnering with faculty from all six colleges, with the University Store,
and with the Center for Teaching, Learning, and Technology (CTLT).  They
will participate actively in national and regional professional communities
of practice related to open content, open education, and digital publishing.

*Required qualifications:* MLS from an ALA accredited program or equivalent
education and library experience; three years relevant experience in a
library, museum, or open content organization, developing and providing
instruction and outreach in support of open digital educational resources,
open content, and digital publishing.

*Salary and rank:*  Appointment is at the Senior Assistant Rank, and salary
will be commensurate with qualifications and experience, with an
anticipated hiring range of $66,000-$67,000.

*To apply:* visit WWW.CALPOLYJOBS.ORG <http://www.calpolyjobs.org/> and
complete a required online faculty application, applying to requisition
#103741.  Review begin date is: August 10, 2015. Cal Poly’s commitment to
diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention.
California Polytechnic State University is an affirmative action/equal
opportunity employer.



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