Job Posting: Resource Planning Analyst, OhioLINK

OhioLINK seeks a Data Analyst to support the overall mission of the group and in particular to work with OhioLINK and OH-TECH staff to collect, analyze, and report relevant data related to OhioLINK services.

Currently the managed content includes one of North America's largest collections of electronic journals, an electronic book collection, a shared electronic theses and dissertations collection for 30 Ohio colleges and universities, and a digital resources center that includes a shared music and video collection.

Role and Responsibilities

The Data Analyst will develop processes for capturing, analyzing, and reporting usage data, collections data, and other data in both OhioLINK and third party services and applications. This includes eTutoring platforms, the Electronic Journal Center, journal publisher entitlements and cost per use analyses, to broadly support access, assessment, and decision-making for the OhioLINK consortium. The Data Analyst works with the OhioLINK department staff and staff at member institutions to collect and integrate data from multiple sources, including electronic resources reports from collection assessment products (e.g. library Electronic Resource Management (ERM) products). The Data Analyst is adept at data visualizations and representations, report-writing, and the development of a variety of data communications.

The Data Analyst will report to the Collections Analyst at the Ohio Technology Consortium main office, located on Ohio State University’s West Campus. The Consortium functions as an umbrella organization for Ohio’s statewide technology infrastructure that includes: The Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC), the Ohio Academic Resources Network (OARnet), OhioLINK and eStudent Services.


The Ohio State University offers competitive benefits, see:


For a complete position description of the above job and to apply, please visit (keyword "OhioLINK"). Preference will be given to applications received by the posted end date. All applications should be submitted through the website listed above.