Collection Strategist Librarian Candidates

Collection Strategist Librarian Job Description

Presentation Prompt

Each candidate has been asked to present for 30 minutes using the following prompt:

There are several initiatives that the library is interested in pursuing including: 

  • Building and stewarding distinctive collections  

  • Devising and innovating collection strategy in a rapidly evolving scholarly communication environment 

  • Establishing new models based on local, regional, and national partnerships 

  • Building open access collections 

Select an initiative and demonstrate your approach to that initiative. If you were given this position, what would you hope to accomplish your first week, in six months, and in your first year? How would you gather, assess, and analyze qualitative and quantitative data related to these initiatives? Talk about how you would work to implement the change. 

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