Scholarly Communication Librarian - Touro College

Posted on October 24, 2018


Touro Library is seeking a Scholarly Communications Librarian (SCL) who provides leadership and support in the growth and maintenance of scholarly communication service at Touro College & University system. The librarian cultivates partnerships within the library and across campus to promote these services and provide outreach and education in areas of scholarly communication.


• Administrates Touro’s IR including collecting and uploading the intellectual output of the Touro community; applying metadata; applying publisher policies on IR; reporting statistics and impact metrics to provost and deans offices

• Maintains the faculty publications database

• Compiles and prints a yearly faculty publications booklet

• Teaches face to face and online workshops as part of the Faculty Development Series, such as Copyright, PlumX, ORCID, etc.

• Works closely with the Open Educational Resources Librarian on promoting Open Resources and Open Textbooks

• Stays current with emerging technologies and research practices relevant to scholarly communication

• Teaches information literacy classes to undergrad students

• Manages the library’s Social Media

• Creates and maintains LibGuides


• Master’s Degree from an ALA-accredited institution

• A minimum of 2 year experience in an academic library setting


Manhattan, New York


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