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Discovery Services Librarian

Library Services

Salary:   £25,728 to £31,604
Closing Date:   Sunday 15 July 2018
Interview Date:   Friday 27 July 2018
Reference:  PERM-106-2018


Bishop Grosseteste University is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and committed professionally-qualified librarian to join our small, friendly team.

The successful applicant will be responsible for managing all of the Library’s discovery services including online catalogues and resources, resource authentication, reading list management, our research repository, and scanning services. The post holder will also be responsible for postgraduate research support, service statistics and data analysis and some subject liaison duties, including cataloguing and classification. 

For an informal chat about the role contact Emma Sansby on 01522 583793 or email

For recruitment enquiries email

Interviews for this post will include a 10-minute presentation, the purpose of which is to assess candidates’ communication and ICT skills.  Each candidate is expected to introduce to the panel up to three websites or apps related to postgraduate research and/or postgraduate research support, explaining their purpose, features and functionality and why they have chosen them.  Candidates are expected to prepare for any unscheduled technical failure on the day (e.g. a website being down).    

The closing date for this job vacancy has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

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