Librarian Jobs in South Africa

Stellenbosch University

Librarian

Package & Remuneration

  • Department Description/Departement Beskrywing
  • Biblioteek- en Inligtingsdiens
  • Bibliotekaris: Bestelafdeling
  • Universiteit Stellenbosch Biblioteek
  • Werksure: Maandag tot Vrydag, 08:00 – 16:30
  • Library and Information Service
  • Librarian: Acquisitions Division
  • Stellenbosch University Library
  • Working hours: Monday to Friday, 08:00 – 16:30

Duties/Pligte

  • Verantwoordelik vir die bestuur van tydskrifintekeninge.
  • Verantwoordelik vir die administrasie, instandhouding en toeganklikmaking van gedrukte en elektroniese tydskrifte en kleiner elektroniese tydkskrifpakkette.
  • Verantwoordelik vir toesighouding oor operasies soos genoem hierbo en raadgewing met betrekking tot hierdie operasies.
  • Verantwoordelik vir die katalogisering van tydskrifte en databasisse.
  • Mede-verantwoordelik vir die operasionele bestuur van die tydskrifkomponent in die Afdeling.
  • Mede-verantwoordelik vir die bestuur van die tydskrifbegroting.
  • Die bestuur van subskripsie-evalueringsprosesse.
  • Toesighouding oor die Afdeling in die afwesigheid van die Hoof van die Afdeling.
  • Die lewering van kli•ntediens en hantering van navrae met betrekking tot toegang tot elektroniese hulpbronne.
  • Responsible for managing serials subscriptions.
  • Responsible for the administration, maintenance, and making accessible of printed and electronic journals and smaller electronic journal packages.
  • Responsible for overseeing operations mentioned above, and for advising on these operations.
  • Responsible for the cataloging of serials and databases.
  • Jointly responsible for the operational management of the serials component of activities in the Division;
  • Jointly responsible for managing the serials budget.
  • Managing subscription evaluation processes.
  • Supervising the Division in the absence of the Head of the Division.
  • Providing client service and handling queries relating to accessing electronic resources.

Job Requirements/Pos Vereistes

  • ‘n Baccalaureusgraad in Biblioteek- en Inligtingwetenskap, OF ‘n baccalaureusgraad plus ‘n diploma in Biblioteek- en Inligtingwetenskap, OF ‘n BInf-graad.
  • Minstens drie jaar toepaslike ervaring in ‘n akademiese biblioteek.
  • Bewese ervaring in die hantering van finansi•le transaksies en dokumente, die bestuur van wisselkoerse en begrotings.
  • Bewese ervaring in ‘n omgewing wat n ho• vlak van akkuraatheid en aandag aan detail vereis.
  • Ervaring van e-bronne en die toeganklikheidsmaking daarvan.
  • Ervaring in die gebruik van die hulpmiddels om e-bronne toeganklik te maak, bv., Ebsco Full- Text Finder.
  • Uitstekende rekenaargeletterdheid, veral met betrekking tot Excel.
  • Ervaring van ‘n ge•ntegreerde biblioteekstelsel.
  • Uitstekende interpersoonlike en spanwerkvaardighede.
  • A bachelors degree in Library and Information Science, OR a bachelors degree plus a diploma in Library and Information Science, OR a BInf degree.
  • At least three years relevant experience in an academic library.
  • Proven experience in handling financial transactions and documents, managing exchange rates and budgets.
  • Proven experience in an environment requiring a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Experience of e-resources and making them accessible.
  • Experience in using the tools to make e-resources accessible, e.g., Ebsco Full-Text Finder.
  • Excellent computer literacy, especially in Excel.
  • Experience working on an integrated library system.
  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills.

Recommendation/Aanbeveling

  • Ervaring in die gebruik van die Alma-biblioteekstelsel.

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