Posted: Nov 16, 2023

Cataloging and Metadata Librarian

GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY - Allendale Charter Township, MI
Salary: $51,000.00 - $58,000.00 Annually
Application Deadline: N/A

Grand Valley State University (GVSU) Libraries are seeking candidates for a Cataloging and Metadata Librarian, a tenure-track faculty position. The position is for an inclusive, user-focused, and collegial librarian. The Cataloging and Metadata Librarian will report to the Head of Systems and Discovery and be located in the Mary Idema Pew Library on the Allendale, MI Campus.

The Cataloging and Metadata Librarian will lead the Libraries’ efforts to enhance and promote the discovery of library resources in all formats. The Cataloging and Metadata Librarian will be responsible for original and copy cataloging, authority control, leading cataloging projects, training others on cataloging functions, and exploring new standards related to bibliographic description. This position will also assist with the development and implementation of policies, procedures, and documentation related to resource discovery and metadata standards.

The projected start date for this position is April 2024.