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The California Digital Library is housed under the University of California Office of the President (UCOP).

Information Services Analyst

The Information Services Analyst will provide user support for a range of CDL-managed services, included but not limited to the Melvyl Catalog, Request, UC-eLinks, the Online Archive of California, and Calisphere. A primary responsibility of the position is serving on the CDL Helpdesk, including staffing the Helpline, triaging and troubleshooting problems with CDL services and UC-licensed resources, and identifying issues with policy implications for CDL programs and services. Ideal candidates will have a commitment to excellence in customer service, are technically adept and able to learn and support new and quickly-changing technologies; and have the ability to research solutions or information regarding technical issues.

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Manager, Shared Print Programs

The California Digital Library (CDL) seeks a committed, creative, and energetic leader for the position of Manager, Shared Print Programs. This is an outstanding opportunity to help chart the future of academic library print collections, ensure the preservation of the scholarly record, and play a leading role in regional and national programs to coordinate print collection development and management at scale. The Manager, Shared Print Programs is responsible for two major shared print efforts that have their home at CDL: collaborative leadership of shared print initiatives across the ten campus libraries of the University of California (UC) system, and program management for the Western Regional Storage Trust (WEST), a large scale collaboration of 60+ libraries to build a distributed print journal archive across the western United States. The successful candidate will also cultivate new partnerships and represent CDL/UC and WEST in a variety of extramural initiatives, including the Rosemont Shared Print Alliance, a cross-program initiative that seeks to foster even greater scale in print journal archiving, and the HathiTrust Shared Print Program.

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Licensing Analyst

As a member of the Licensed Content Group within the CDL’s Collection Development and Management Program, the Licensing Analyst provides services in the area of license management, including drafting, editing and redacting complex licensing contracts to secure advantageous terms that meet UC Libraries service goals and ensure compliance with University policies, collaborating with colleagues and legal staff on license development and interpretation, interpreting license provisions in the electronic resource management system (ERMS) for use by UC Libraries staff, communicating about license information with vendors and campuses, and maintaining the department’s central license archive including obtaining signatures and digitally storing and posting licenses. The Licensing Analyst also assists with related functions and works on special projects as assigned, such as collecting and analyzing usage data, producing reports or announcements for the UC library community, and participating in the life-cycle management of electronic resources.

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OAC/Calisphere Service & Outreach Manager

The California Digital Library (CDL) is hiring a Service & Outreach Manager to promote access to and awareness of a world-class collection of historical and primary source digital materials, aggregated at the statewide and national level through our services. As a member of the CDL’s Publishing & Special Collections group, the Service & Outreach Manager will support a product portfolio comprised of the Online Archive of California (OAC), Calisphere, and associated services such as the UC Shared DAMS. We are committed to helping institutions of varying sizes and technical infrastructure leverage these services in order to expand access to their collections within California and beyond. Working within cross-functional development and operations teams, the position will: serve as a product and service liaison with contributors, end-users, and other constituents; design and coordinate marketing and outreach programs to promote broad awareness of the portfolio; and provide technical consultation and support for users of the products/services.

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The University of California is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.

Last updated: July 09, 2018
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