Systems Librarian

  • Job Reference: 0321-21
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2021
  • Recruiter: University of Derby
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  • Location: Derby
  • Salary: £32,871 to £35,622
  • Sector: Higher Education
  • Job Type: Contract, Full-time

Job Description

About us

Challenging, interesting and constantly changing, the University of Derby is an extraordinary place to learn and an incredibly rewarding place to work.

Financially strong and seriously ambitious, we offer our employees a family-friendly, rewarding career with lots of opportunities to progress.

The role

As an integral part of our Library team, you will be responsible for the management and development of library systems that support the needs of our University.

You’ll support the maintenance of online library resources and systems relative to Library operations and services.  You will also specialise in discovery and access to eResources, ensuring that staff and students gain maximum benefits from the systems.


To be successful, you’ll have knowledge and experience of library technologies including Discovery services, Library Management Systems, holdings management tools, online catalogues, and authentication standards.


As well as competitive pay scales, we offer generous holiday entitlement. We also offer opportunities for further salary progression based on performance, and the opportunity to join a contributory pension scheme.

For more information and to apply, please click the “Apply” button below.

Closing date: Sunday 26 September 2021

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect everyone who works for us to also share this commitment and to treat people with courtesy and respect.