Jobs: Penn St University Libraries Hires Copyright Office; University of Kentucky Library Looking for Director of Digital Scholarship
Karl served as a fellow at Stanford Law School’s center for Internet and Society and Fair Use Project. She has also been an attorney extern at the Federal Communications Commission’s Office of Strategic Planning and Policy Analysis. Karl has her master of laws from Georgetown University Law Center and her juris doctor from Boston University School of Law.
The University of Kentucky is seeking a Director of Digital Scholarship (librarian) for its Lexington, KY campus. Will lead a program that engages faculty, staff, and students in initiatives to maximize the dissemination, preservation and impact of the university’s scholarship and research. Will oversee UK Libraries’ institutional repository, UKnowledge, a Digital Commons based initiative. Will continue the development of repository and library publishing policies, procedures, and services. Engage with faculty and students to secure content and develop partnerships. Create promotional materials, actively advertise UKnowledge to the university community, and develop the UK Libraries’ scholarly communications and open access website. Collaborate with UK Information Technology on the development of an enterprise repository for campus.
Position requires an ALA accredited MLS degree.
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.