Martin, TN: Public Services Librarian – Tenure Track, University of Tennessee at Martin

The University of Tennessee at Martin, Paul Meek Library, is seeking applications for a tenure-track colleague in the role of Public Services Librarian. The library serves a population of 6,800 on-site and distance undergraduate and graduate students in Northwest Tennessee and five off-campus centers.

The University of Tennessee at Martin (UTM) is a primary campus in the University of Tennessee System. It is located in beautiful, rural Northwest Tennessee, approximately 120 miles north of Memphis and 150 miles west of Nashville. The University’s emphasis is rooted in excellence of undergraduate instruction. The faculty and staff provide a caring and nurturing campus environment for all students. At UT Martin, students have opportunities to engage in over 125 campus leadership and service organizations. The UT Martin campus is recognized as one of the safest in the nation. Continue reading “Martin, TN: Public Services Librarian – Tenure Track, University of Tennessee at Martin”

Memphis, TN: Video Archivist, Memphis Grizzlies

The Video Archivist is primarily focused on organizing, encoding, and archiving video content for use in Grizzlies’ television production, Grizzlies and Hustle event presentation, Grizzlies, Grind City Media, Hustle, Grizz Gaming digital / online / social properties. While the main direction of this position is media management, the person who is chosen for this role will also be an integral part of all facets of … Continue reading Memphis, TN: Video Archivist, Memphis Grizzlies

Cookeville, TN: Digital Access and Discovery Specialist, Tennessee Tech University

Tennessee Tech University Library seeks an innovative, collaborative, and user-focused individual to bring energy, creativity, expertise, and leadership to the position of Digital Access and Discovery Specialist. The Digital Access and Discovery Specialist shares responsibility for the functionality, accuracy, navigation, and user experience of the library’s digital information services, including the library’s discovery tool (ExLibris Primo), e-journal A to Z list, Get It Now service, … Continue reading Cookeville, TN: Digital Access and Discovery Specialist, Tennessee Tech University

Knoxville, TN; Clinical and Research Services Librarian, University of Tennessee

The Preston Medical Library at the University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine in Knoxville, Tennessee, is seeking applicants for a Clinical and Research Services Librarian. Rank shall be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

This is a faculty position which provides medical reference services in the library and clinical setting. Working with assigned departments, the librarian determines information requirements, and plans the delivery of services to support evidence-based practice. This may include attending rounds, department meetings or other forums. This position will represent the library on a Magnet nursing shared governance council by attending meetings and offering other support to nursing staff. Expert searching of the medical and nursing literature using a variety of sources is done as part of general reference services and as part of a systematic review service that will be developed by this position. The systematic review service will offer consultation, literature searching and authoring of the methods sections of manuscripts. Other reference services provided include staffing the reference desk, developing and teaching education programs, developing research guides, using reference software, maintaining reference statistic, outreach to the community and providing information for the Consumer and Patient Health Information Service. This position initiates and participates in research and scholarly activities and will participate in medical library professional organizations locally, regionally and nationally. Other library duties may be required as need is determined.

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Nashville, TN; Curator of Born-Digital Collections, Vanderbilt University

Description: The Curator of Born-Digital Collections will lead the University Library’s curation, management, and preservation initiatives for born-digital materials in its three major special collections units: Biomedical Special Collections, Special Collections & University Archives, and the Television News Archive. The Curator of Born-Digital Collections manages the operations of the Television News Archive, the university library’s largest collection of born-digital materials.
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Nashville, TN; Curator of Born Digital Collections, Vanderbilt University

Description: The Curator of Born-Digital Collections will lead the University Library’s curation, management, and preservation initiatives for born-digital materials in its three major special collections units: Biomedical Special Collections, Special Collections & University Archives, and the Television News Archive. The Curator of Born-Digital Collections manages the operations of the Television News Archive, the university library’s largest collection of born-digital materials.

The Curator of Born-Digital Collections works with library staff, faculty, and external donors to accession, curate, describe, and preserve collections of born-digital materials in multiple formats, including audiovisual formats. The Curator leads the implementation of BitCurator and other digital forensic and preservation tools. The Curator collaborates with the Office of Digital Scholarship to enrich born-digital collections with additional information, creating data visualizations, geospatial analyses, linked datasets, network analyses, and other derivative forms of data.

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Nashville, TN; Electronic Resource Librarian, Vanderbilt University

Description
Vanderbilt University Library seeks an energetic, inquisitive, and service-oriented librarian to support and contribute to learning and discovery by actively participating in the management of the life cycle of Vanderbilt University’s licensed scholarly electronic resources, ensuring continued access through and between all library-supported user gateways.  Reporting to the Manager/Director of the Collections Acquisitions and Eresource Department, this librarian will also work both directly and behind the scenes with students, faculty and staff in a variety of schools and departments across the university to provide access and support for licensed electronic resources.
The person in this position should demonstrate knowledge and understanding of issues and practices related to e-resource access, licensing, acquisitions, use, and management.   A broad understanding of e-resource management is a must in order to recognize and apply emerging trends, make informed day-to-day decisions independently or collaboratively, as needed.  The person should possess evidence of initiative and flexibility in her/his approach to work, relevant experience managing access to scholarly electronic resources, as well as knowledge of related user service issues.

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Nashville, TN; Digital Imaging Specialist, State of Tennessee

Digital Imaging Specialist

Tennessee Department of State

The Tennessee State Library and Archives

Mission

The mission of the Office of the Secretary of State is to exceed the expectations of our customers, the taxpayers, by operating at the highest levels of accuracy, cost-effectiveness, and accountability in a customer-centered environment.

Supervisor: Digital Librarian 3

Summary: The Digital Imaging Specialist works independently and under the general supervision of the Digital Librarian to perform the capture, reformatting, quality control, description, and optimization of digital images.

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