The Olin Library at Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida, is seeking a
talented Discovery & Systems Librarian to lead its implementation of a new URM
(unified resource management) or ILS (integrated library system) and
contribute to the ongoing development and deployment of digital resources and
Located in the heart of a vibrant, 70-acre lakefront campus setting featuring
distinctive Spanish Mediterranean-style architecture and Florida sunshine, the
Olin Library serves as a key component in the intellectual life of Rollins
A recipient of the 2013 ACRL Excellence in Academic Libraries Award, Olin
Library is a successful early adopter of technologies such as Summon and
Sustainable Collection Services. The collaborative and service-oriented Olin
Library has been nationally recognized for its intentional and extensive
integration into the campus community as well as academic programs. Applicants
are invited to view the Library's ACRL award application at
The College is located in Winter Park, Florida, a residential community of
25,000 located in the metro Orlando region. Regarded as Florida's "premier
urban village," Winter Park provides a lively community featuring some of
Florida's finest parks, gardens, museums, theatres, tours, shops, and
As a member of the new Collections & Systems Department, the selected
candidate will join a collaborative, respectful, engaged team, contributing to
the ongoing development and deployment of digital resources and systems,
including administration of Summon and the Sirsi Symphony ILS and their
potential successor systems; and participate in reference service, instruction
and liaison with at least one academic department in a tenure-track faculty
Librarians with faculty status at Rollins College are expected to show a
pattern of growth and development in librarianship, teaching, scholarship, and
service that is expected to continue throughout their career at Rollins. At
Rollins we value excellence and share a common service philosophy: "Together,
we inspire purposeful lives through distinctive, engaged learning and
exceptional service." Regardless of job role and function, librarians are
expected to embrace and model this service philosophy in day-to-day work and
uphold the standards in service to others.
MLIS from an ALA-accredited library school, or an equivalent degree.
At least a year of experience managing a URM or ILS, & knowledge of current
An appreciation for the liberal arts and the role of the library in higher
Strong project management, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
Experience with data interchange and interoperability among library systems
and academic enterprise systems.
Enthusiasm for teaching and information literacy instruction with groups and
The potential to present, publish, or otherwise contribute to the library
Experience managing Summon or another discovery layer.
Experience with Sirsi Symphony.
Experience managing a migration to a new ILS or URM.
Demonstrated knowledge of client server environments, Banner, SQL, HTML, CSS,
Experience with Linux, Apache, and/or MySQL.
Experience with VMware, Hyper-V, or other virtualization platforms.
Experience with writing scripts (Perl, PHP, and/or Python), building APIs, and
Skills in the implementation and administration of a variety of computer
software used in the library; demonstrated knowledge and experience with web-
Familiarity with Windows, Microsoft Office, PC & Mac hardware and peripherals,
and networking protocols.
Experience with access methods such as IP authentication and proxy servers.
Interested candidates must apply online through Rollins' employment website at
www.rollinsjobs.com. Review of applications will continue until position is
Through its mission, Rollins College is firmly committed to creating a just
community that embraces multiculturalism; persons from historically under-
represented minority groups are therefore encouraged to apply.
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