**Temporary DSpace@... Support and Liaison Officer
Salary Range: £23,002-£26,666 p.a.
Limit of tenure: 5 years from date of appointment.
Applications are invited for the post of temporary DSpace@...
Support and Liaison Officer to provide technical support and guidance to
all users of the DSpace@... institutional repository. The
post-holder will develop workflows and procedures for the repository and
will be responsible on a day-to-day basis for ensuring that contributors
are able to deposit files. He or she will oversee metadata standards
within DSpace@..., provide initial advice to users on intellectual
property rights, organise and give training in using the system, and
draw up documentation.
Applicants should be enthusiastic and self-motivated, have a
post-graduate qualification in library and information science or
equivalent, knowledge of metadata schemes currently in use within the
academic community, particularly Dublin Core, and intellectual property
rights issues in the context of scholarly publishing. They should have
an excellent understanding of institutional repository, scholarly
communication and open access issues.
For an informal discussion please contact Patricia Killiard, Head of
Electronic Services and Systems, on 01223 333037.
and an application form can be downloaded or are available from the
Librarian’s Personal Assistant University Library, West Road, Cambridge,
CB3 9DR, telephone (01223) 333045, e-mail: cr267@...
Applications, including a completed PD18 form
<http://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/Vacancies/PD18.doc>, a covering letter and CV,
should be returned to the University Librarian. Closing Date: Friday 25
Head of Electronic Services and Systems Services
Cambridge University Library
West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DR
tel. 01223 333 037
fax 01223 333160
e-mail: pk219@... http://www.lib.cam.ac.uk