29 Jun Electronic Services Librarian (Electronic Resources and Licensing) Amended posting
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The Library of Parliament is a non-partisan organization providing stimulating and rewarding work. We recognize that our employees are our most important asset and, as such, we offer excellent benefits, a minimum of four weeks’ vacation leave, learning opportunities to support professional and career development, competitive salaries, and more!
Our Information and Document Resource Service (IDRS) provides high-quality, substantive and timely information and documentation to Parliament and its staff by building, managing, preserving and optimizing access to the Library’s information assets.
We are currently looking for candidates to staff the following position: Electronic Services Librarian (Electronic Resources and Licensing).
The Electronic Services Librarian provides expertise in the selection, procurement, licensing and management of electronic information resources purchased for the Library of Parliament’s collection. The incumbent reviews and negotiates license agreements under the leadership of the Director, Collection Strategy and Development, manages the provision of ongoing access to the Library’s electronic resources, analyses and collects usage data to support collection developments, maintains close working relationships with vendors, publishers and partners; and works collaboratively with the team to implement collection development strategies and operations. The position’s highly sought expertise ensures a high-quality of e-resources collection that meet and anticipate the parliamentary client needs.