Assistant Librarian for Systems & Technology

  • Full Time
  • Laredo, TX
  • Applications have closed

Website Texas A&M International University

Job Summary
The Assistant Librarian for Systems & Technology will provide support for library systems and leadership in the implementation of new and emerging technologies within the library. A fixed-term, non-tenure-track faculty position, the Assistant Librarian for Systems & Technology will create content for and maintain the library’s website.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities
●     Research, evaluate, recommend, test, and implement new technologies.

●     Plan, develop, troubleshoot, and coordinate digital tools, software, and other library technology.

●     Develop strategies for collaboration, program planning, and support for interdisciplinary digital projects and initiatives.

●     Maintain and update OpenAthens to ensure off-campus access to digital resources.

●     Serve as system administrator for the integrated library system.

●     Maintain various library services platforms.

●     Provide systems support for all library systems, software, and technology.

●     Create content and maintain the library’s website.

●     Maintain knowledge of, and engage in, continuous professional development to keep up with trends in emerging technologies, digital tools, and software solutions.

●     Serve as a liaison to the Office of Information Technology and other academic departments.

●     Participate in special projects and serve on committees relating to the library, the University, and consortia.