One more new opening: East Asian and Web Development Librarian in an Outstanding College Library

by Jing Liu ~ November 1st, 2006. Filed under: Recent Career Postings.

At the Oberlin College Library, Oberlin OhioEast Asian and Web Development Librarian in an Outstanding College Library

The Oberlin College Library, recipient of the 2002 ACRL Excellence in
Academic Libraries Award, invites applications for East Asian and Web
Development Librarian. Incumbent coordinates collection development and
bibliographic control for growing 26,000+ volume Chinese and Japanese
collection and develops web-based services for the library.

Required: ALA-accredited MLS; written and spoken fluency in Chinese or
Japanese; demonstrated knowledge of AACR2/MARC21 and modern markup,
scripting, and database protocols; effective communication skills;
positive record of working well with others. Preferred: fluency in both
Japanese and Chinese; experience with OCLC CJK and integrated library
systems; experience with East Asian book and serials trade; experience
designing and implementing web-based databases.

Salary competitive, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Generous benefits. Full position description at:

Review of applications will begin on January 1, 2007 and will continue
until appointment is made. Send letter of application, resume, and
names of three references to: East Asian Librarian Search, Main
Library, Mudd Center, 148 West College St., Oberlin College, Oberlin
Ohio 44074. Oberlin College actively seeks a racially, ethnically, and
culturally diverse staff and student body. AA/EO.

Leave a Reply

Spam prevention powered by Akismet