UNLV Visiting Digital Collections Librarian, in Las Vegas, Nevada


Visiting Digital Collections Librarian, University Libraries [17104]
This is a full-time, visiting faculty, 2-year term appointment.
The salary is $65,000/year.
The position is contingent upon funding

Required qualifications:
ALA-accredited graduate degree in library or information science;
Familiarity with the principles, standards, and best practices in digital asset management, metadata, and cataloging;
Familiarity with principles, standards, and best practices in the management and description of archival materials;
Demonstrated ability to quickly learn new concepts and technologies;
Aptitude for complex, analytical, and technical work with an attention to detail;
Ability to effectively work independently or as part of a team;
Strong verbal and written communication skills;
Ability to manage multiple priorities and competing deadlines;
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with diverse colleagues; and
Evidence of energy, creativity, initiative, and commitment to professional growth

Preferred qualifications
Experience with cultural heritage imaging;
Experience with digital asset management systems and/or digital preservation;
Experience creating metadata (DC, EAD, MARC) using library and archival descriptive standards (RDA, DACS) and controlled vocabularies (LCSH, LCNAF, AAT); and
Project management experience

UNLV is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action educator and employer committed to achieving excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, or any other factor protected by anti-discrimination laws. The University of Nevada, Las Vegas employs only United States citizens and non-citizens lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply