Electronic Resources Librarian -Suffolk County, NY

The Suffolk Cooperative Library System (SCLS) seeks an experienced collection development professional to join the Member Services Department as our Electronic Resources Librarian. 

The Member Services Department provides a variety of support services to the public libraries in Suffolk County. The Electronic Resources Librarian is responsible for providing and maintaining access to electronic resources and digital collections for both member library staff and Suffolk County public library patron use. With an annual budget of over $6 million dollars the Electronic Resources Librarian curates all electronic content for Livebrary.com.

The candidate must have a Master’s Degree in Library Science (MLS/MLIS) and at least three years of collection development/acquisitions supervisory experience. The successful candidate will have a thorough knowledge of electronic/digital resources and the licensing and legal framework in which they reside. Trend analysis, technical support and access troubleshooting are essential functions of this position.

SCLS is a 56-member public library system in Suffolk County, NY.  We are a supportive employer with opportunities to learn and grow in this position. Minimum starting salary for this position is $63,410 (but negotiable based on experience) as well as a generous benefits package. Please see the attached job description for details.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to Suffolk Cooperative Library System Human Resources Office at [email protected]  by Friday, March 31, 2023.