Employment: UW Libraries E-Resources Metadata Librarian, Mar 16

Employment: UW Libraries E-Resources Metadata Librarian

Deadline: Applications due by March 16, 2020.

The University of Washington Libraries in Seattle, WA seeks an enthusiastic and proactive E-Resources Metadata Librarian to develop and manage sustainable workflows for providing metadata both individually and at scale for monographic and integrating electronic resources. Collaborates within and outside the department to lead metadata creation and enrichment projects within multiple repositories and systems.

This position reports to the Head of Metadata and Cataloging Initiatives Unit. The successful candidate will have the ability to thrive in an exciting, fluid, future-oriented Libraries environment, and to respond effectively to changing needs and priorities. This is a full-time position with a flexible start date.


$53,000 minimum. Starting salary commensurate with qualifications and background.


Position will be at rank of Assistant or Senior Assistant Librarian, depending on qualifications and background. See the Librarian Personnel Code for librarian rank appointment criteria.


Librarians are academic personnel and participate in the University of Washington Retirement Plan on a matching basis. Vacation is accrued at the rate of 26 working days per year; sick leave at the rate of 12 working days per year. No state or local income tax. This is a full time, 12-month appointment.

For full position description and to apply, please visit https://apply.interfolio.com/73928.

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