Come work in the library! The library has posted a full-time, benefits-eligibleNon-Exempt (bi-weekly) Staff position, Library Resource Sharing Associate, to the ISU hiring site.
Job Summary:Assists in all phases of the Interlibrary Loan Unit. Responsible for the appropriate sorting, distribution, and packaging of all Interlibrary Loan and Statewide Remote Circulation System incoming and outgoing mail. Implements and maintains procedures and policies. Ensures quality library services and resolves related problems. Serves as the Resource Sharing Associateand participates in the supervision of student assistants. Participates in goal setting and planning objectives.
The posting is now active and electronic applications are being received. For a complete position description, including qualifications, see http://jobs.indstate.edu.
The Library’s exterior building sealing project started May 17. A perimeter fence has been set up around the library, but the entrance and exits will remain usable. The portico [covered walkway] is closed.
THE REGULAR LIBRARY ENTRANCE IS STILL ACCESSIBLE. At some point in the project, the entrance will be closed in order to do a total re-build, and people will enter/exit from the south door. We will make announcements when this begins.
The project completion date is August 11. Staging areas for construction equipment include the front patio area. Work will begin on the front (East) side of the building. This will include caulking removal, re-seal and cleaning. This must be done before work on new curtain wallsand storefront window can begin.
Migration from eBrary (one of our 2 main e-book suppliers) to ProQuest Ebook Central will take place the afternoon of Wednesday January 11, 2017 (midday pacific time) NO DOWNTIME IS EXPECTED. The new interface is very similar to the old with all the features of eBrary: custom bookshelves, tagging, highlighting, citations, sharing, etc. Registered users should find their previously saved titles and links all working and redirected.