Manager, Shared Resources & Print Policy

Join OhioLINK, an internationally recognized leader in resource sharing and shared print management, as a senior staff member responsible for charting the direction of shared print among OhioLINK’s 91 member institutions. OhioLINK has five regional high-density storage facilities serving the public universities in Ohio, a shared depository union catalog running Innovative, Inc ILS software, and a shared ILLIad system for digital article delivery.  See attached flyer for more information about working for OhioLINK.

Major Responsibilities

In conjunction with the member libraries of OhioLINK, the Manager of Resource Sharing and Print Policy provides a strategic direction for existing OhioLINK shared print initiatives as well as analyzing and recommending new programs, partnerships, and initiatives, including initiatives at the intersection of digital and print. This position serves in a leadership role for member libraries in the development of policies and procedures for shared print programs, both the regional depository system and among member libraries. The manager coordinates data gathering and provides analysis of print collections across the consortium to aid decision making both on the local institutional level and at the consortial level. This position is responsible for investigating, recommending, and supporting OhioLINK participation in regional and national shared print initiatives as appropriate. The Manager of Resource Sharing and Print Policy supervises the Systems and Technical Services unit, which includes the Coordinator of Catalogs, the Continuing Resources and Database Management cataloger, the Metadata and E-resource librarian, and the Electronic Serials Clerk.


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