||Digital Services Librarian and Events Coordinator
||Learning Resource Center
||The Digital Services Librarian and Events Coordinator of the Learning Resources Center will support digital learning services, aid in student success initiatives and provide outreach events to meet the needs of the community.
The nation's most prestigious recognition of Community College Excellence, the Aspen Institute's Aspen Prize, awarded Odessa College its Rising Star Award in 2017, which ranked Odessa College among the top five in the nation for improving and advancing student achievement out of 1100 eligible institutions.
||1. Master of Library Science, Master of Library and Information Science, or related field required;
2. Engaging for audiences through events, workshops, and instructional sessions;
3. Strong interpersonal communication and writing skills;
4. Able to produce effectively under tight deadlines on multiple projects;
5. An enthusiasm for learning and ability to engage others in utilizing the educational resources available through the Learning Resources Center.
|Specific Position Duties:
||Coordinate with and provide outreach to other OC departments and community organizations/individuals;
Develop, advertise, execute, and monitor events, workshops, displays, and instructional sessions;
Create strategies for the preservation and dissemination of digital archival materials, evaluate the feasibility of implementing new versions of digital platforms, and provide recommendations for the use and distribution of open-access textbooks and open educational resources;
Provide backup for circulation and SIRSI management and coordinate with OC faculty on collection development inclusive of Open Education Resources (OER) and "Textbook-less" materials;
Introduce new technologies to the SLR department and OC community that facilitate learning;
Support in the hiring and training of tutors, part time workers, and student workers;
Identify, apply for, and oversee departmental grants;
Oversee day-to-day management of circulation through the supervision of circulation clerks and library student workers;
Provide backup for the circulation desk;
Respond to reference questions from the Odessa College community;
Assist with and lead projects in support of the Student Learning Resources (SLR) department strategic plan;
Coordinate with Executive Director in annual budget creation, justification, purchasing, and reconciliation;
Perform other duties as required;
||Evening and weekend work will be required.
|Special Instructions to Applicants:
|Required Applicant Documents:
Unofficial Transcript 1
|Optional Applicant Documents:
||Unofficial Transcript 2
Unofficial Transcript 3
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