Metadata Coordinator, Metadata Department, Stanford University Libraries


4 year fixed-term position, Librarian 2/3


Stanford University Libraries is seeking an enthusiastic and resourceful metadata librarian to coordinate metadata policies and standards for resources deposited to the Stanford Digital Repository. Reporting to the Head of the Metadata Department, the Metadata Coordinator will be responsible for the assessment and application of descriptive metadata principles and best practices for digital resources, through the proactive engagement with the Digital Library Systems and Services (DLSS) project managers in establishing appropriate approaches for the creation of descriptive metadata for individual projects. The Metadata Coordinator will also serve as a consultant on metadata throughout the library system and the university, coordinating application of standards system-wide. This position will be a key contributor to preparing SUL metadata policy for the metadata environment of the future.

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