Systems & Knowledge-bases Librarian

8:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday – Friday; 40 hours/week
Cleveland, Ohio
Competitive (Entry Level Position)
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Cleveland State University Michael Schwartz Library


Minimum Qualifications

Have or will obtain a Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited program by start date. Knowledge of current library technology principles and practices. Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications. Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Work experience with an integrated library system (preferably Innovative Interfaces Sierra or Millennium). Familiarity with EBSCO database administration. Knowledge of MARC format. Ability to troubleshoot electronic resource access problems. Familiarity with EZProxy or SAML authentication. Familiarity with APIs. Project management skills. Work experience in an academic library.


Offer of employment is contingent on satisfactory completion of the University’s verification of credentials and other information required by law and/or University policies or practices, including but not limited to a criminal background check.



Responsible for the management of the library’s integrated library system (ILS) and electronic resource configuration. Administers the Library’s integrated library system (ILS), currently Innovative Interfaces Sierra; works with cataloging librarian in managing administrative modules (e.g., EBSCO) and associated knowledge bases; resolves access problems as they arise; contributes to library decision making and serves on teams to carry out library goals as specified in team assignments; keeps up-to-date in librarianship and information technology; engages in scholarly, professional and service activities; interacts professionally with all internal and external customers using strong interpersonal skills.

Contact Information: 

Applications will be exclusively accepted online at Mailed or emailed application materials will not be accepted.

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