Head of Borrowing Services and Assessment


The Colgate University Libraries seek a collaborative, experienced, forward-thinking leader as the Head of Borrowing Services and Assessment.  Reporting to the University Librarian and serving on the senior management team, the department head provides vision and strategic leadership for Borrowing Services, and works closely with and supports the Borrowing Services Manager.

Colgate University
Hamilton, NY
Application Deadline: 
Review will begin on August 14, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.
More Information: 

The individual serves as the campus copyright resource person and liaison to general counsel in matters of library copyright compliance.  The incumbent leads the libraries’ Assessment Committee and assessment activities.  This includes oversight and, working in collaboration with library administrators and managers, coordination of library statistical data collection across all library departments that informs standard library and institutional surveys.

 This person provides significant support for the libraries’ research and instruction services, serving as a liaison to academic departments, providing reference and research consultation services and teaching library information literacy instruction sessions.  The department head supports the University Librarian in vetting new ideas, initiatives, and strategic plans.

Additional information about Colgate University, the Colgate Libraries, and the full job description can be found at http://cul.colgate.edu/joinus.html.