Royal Holloway, University of London is seeking to appoint an efficient and motivated individual to the role of Senior Information Assistant, Metadata and Discovery.

Reporting to the Metadata and Discovery Coordinator, the Senior Information Assistant, Metadata and Discovery will work closely with staff across the Library to improve the discovery of and access to the Library’s digital and print collections through a variety of activities in metadata creation, enhancement and management.  Specifically the post holder will have responsibility for:

*         Creating and enhancing metadata for a wide range of resources

*         Carrying out appropriate spot checking of catalogue records for new acquisitions

*         Carrying out appropriate review of metadata in the Reading List system, Talis Aspire

*         Undertaking Project Work related to metadata and the improvement of discovery of library resources

Full details including the job description and application form can be found at:

Closing date: 23rd February, 2020
Interview date: 12 March, 2020