Please join us to learn more about the position and ask questions.
We are offering two identical sessions over Zoom for interested candidates. We will share more information about the university, our library, and the Head, Resource Description position. We would also be happy to answer questions or put you in touch with staff to learn more about working at Duke or living in the Triangle region. No registration is needed – just click the link at the listed date and time. All times are in Eastern Standard Time.
Tuesday, March 9th, 4-5pm EST: https://duke.zoom.us/j/98867422778
Monday, March 15th, Noon-1pm EST: https://duke.zoom.us/j/92953186678
The Head of Resource Description provides strategic direction and operational management of bibliographic metadata and cataloging infrastructure, policies, and practices. The position reports to Dracine Hodges and is a member of the division’s leadership team. You will direct Resource Description production of MARC metadata at all levels, in all formats, and languages reflected in Duke University Libraries’ (DUL) collections strategy. You will lead change initiatives in response to emerging data models (RDF, BIBFRAME, Linked Data), to enhance user-centered resource discovery, and transitions driven by technological innovation (e.g. FOLIO, SHARE-VDE).
Learn more here: https://library.duke.edu/about/jobs/headresourcedescription