The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University Library seeks a
creative, forward-thinking, innovative individual for the position of
Digital Scholarship Librarian in the Carolina Digital Library and Archives
(CDLA) <>. The Digital Scholarship Librarian will
provide sustainable and scalable services within the Library and on campus
that facilitate the creation and dissemination of online digital content
and new knowledge in digital form, focusing heavily on the humanities

The successful candidate will bring a sense of inquisitiveness and strong
problem-solving skills to the position, along with an aptitude for
strategic thinking and sustainability planning, and a commitment to
advancing the state of the art in digital scholarship in the humanities.
The Digital Scholarship Librarian will manage a portfolio of digital
scholarship (including digital humanities), digital collections, and
library technology projects, in close collaboration with faculty, campus
partners, and within the Library. Within the Library, the Digital
Scholarship Librarian will actively partner with other CDLA staff, subject
librarians, and staff from other Library departments such as Library and
Information Technology and Special Collections.

The individual in this position will work with department and Library
colleagues to grow, enhance, and manage a suite of tools and services that
promote sustainable and scalable digital scholarship and digital
collections. Activities performed in support of these tools and services
may include development and management of faculty digital research
projects and library digital collections; teaching workshops on technology
tools that support the research process and dissemination of research
products; contributing to the design and implementation of library
technology infrastructure for digital scholarship; participating in the
identification of content and preparing data for ingest into digital
repositories in use within the Library using appropriate data processing
technologies; working with subject librarians and faculty to bring digital
scholarship methods and digital library collections into courses through
instruction and other means; engaging with professional and campus
initiatives to advance new and emerging modes of digital scholarship and
scholarly communication; and assessment and evaluation of campus digital
scholarship needs and implemented services and projects. This individual
will also keep up with developments in the digital library and digital
scholarship fields and strategically apply these developments to his or
her own work, and seek ways of sharing that work with others on campus and
in the profession.

For qualifications and application instructions, please visit

Jenn Riley
Head, Carolina Digital Library and Archives
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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