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Collection Management Services - Student Technician

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Posted 01 October, 2014. Closes 17 October, 2014.

Department:

Collection Management Services (Suzzallo/Allen Libraries)

Job Title:

Student Technician

Date Posted:

01 October, 2014

Closing Date:

17 October, 2014

Number Available:

1

Rate:

$9.45 per hour

Hours:

10-15 hours per week, Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Start Date: Immediately

Duties:

  • Gather electronic resource usage statistics from various sources and update related spreadsheets, web pages, and documentation, contacting vendors as needed
  • Provide support for collection development, such as:
    • searching catalogs and databases
    • maintaining web pages
    • picking up and sorting mail
    • routing incoming purchase requests
    • preparing reports
  • Work on project to complete migration and integration of records to describe license agreements governing electronic resources
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience with MS Office, especially Word and Excel
  • Knowledge of HTML and ability to create and edit web pages
Other Job Details:
CMS is a small department which serves and coordinates with many units in
the Libraries. The unit focuses on the development and management of the
Libraries' information resources, including electronic resource licensing,
evaluation and measurement, support for subject librarians, and budget
management for collection activities.
Collection Management Services (CMS) is a small department which serves and coordinates with many units in the Libraries. The unit focuses on the development and management of the Libraries' information resources, including electronic resource licensing, evaluation and measurement, support for subject librarians, and budget management for collection activities.

Application Process:

  1. Complete a UW Libraries student job application form. To ensure compatibility and consideration, complete the application form using Adobe Reader (some programs, including versions of Mac Preview, are not fully compatible with PDF forms).
  2. Submit the following items by uploading them to the Library student employment online dropbox:
  • Application form
  • Resume

Selected applicants will be contacted for an interview.

For additional information or questions regarding student job opportunities, or for assistance with the application process, please contact the Student Employment Coordinator, UW Libraries:
Erik Dahl
206-685-1820
eadahl@uw.edu