OER and Emerging Technology Librarian Job Opening in Terre Haute, Indiana - ALA JobLIST | Jobs in Library & Information Science & Technology
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"Position designs and works with open educational resources (OER), web applications, social media, and mobile interfaces. Identifies, implements, and evaluates current and emerging technologies for the delivery of library services, with special focus on social networking applications, mobile services, and instructional technologies; plans, develops and evaluates the Cunningham Memorial Library website and works with Reference faculty to ensure that library instructional resources are easy to use. Provides leadership and has responsibilities in identification, assessment and implementation of emerging technologies that further the library’s mission and increase and enhance access to library resources and services. Works with users to improve access to Library technology services through outreach and instruction, makes recommendations to improve online access. Tracks changes in technology, resource platforms and related tools that impact library users. Uses social media and online communication tools to ensure that changes in technology are well advertised to university community. Responsible for college-wide administrative support of Indiana State University’s OER initiatives, with emphasis on professional development, identification of OER course content and overall support for adoption of OER. Charged with creation and curation of OER content at ISU. As part of Systems department team, provides assistance to students and wider community to ensure full access to library technology services. ISU Librarians are expected to progress successfully along the tenure and promotion track and participate fully as members of the library faculty. Position Reports directly to the Chair of the Systems Department...."