Access and Discovery Coordinator - Northern Illinois University 

This employee serves as the expert in electronic resource management, bibliographic record loading and maintenance, and in use of the library management system (Ex Libris Alma) within the Technical Services department. They are responsible for developing and administering projects and setting policies that improve or facilitate access to and discovery of library materials. Under the supervision of the Head of Technical Services, the employee works with all in the department. They develop and coordinate projects, provide training, and advise on all types of resource management and library management system issues. This position directly supervises the Maintenance Coordinator. Responsible for loading and maintaining bibliographic records in the library management system and providing software support to staff in the department. Manages access to electronic resources by creating and updating portfolios and collections, troubleshooting problems, and reporting errors to vendors. Provides training and support to Technical Services staff in the use of Alma for cataloging and the provision of access to physical materials and electronic resources. Salary $55,000 - $60,000. For more information and to apply, go to