Western Carolina University‘s Hunter Library seeks an enthusiastic librarian with an interest in digital projects, institutional repositories, traditional MARC based cataloging and supervision.
The Metadata Librarian will participate in planning and implementing digital projects including exploring new technologies in metadata applications; metadata schema adaptation; developing standards, policies and procedures; training library staff to create and apply metadata; and project management. The metadata librarian will create MARC and non-MARC metadata. The ideal candidate will work well with diverse stakeholders, be able to manage complex workflows and participate in the creation of digital projects that have both immediate appeal and lasting significance. This position will report to the Head of Content Organization and Management, but will work in close collaboration with other library units.