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Library Systems Analyst, Boston University Libraries, MA


The Boston University Libraries are seeking a Library Systems Analyst to ensure effective utilization of the core library systems and integrations to provide excellent digital services to our community. This new role will collaborate closely with colleagues in Library Technology & Discovery Services and across library units to continuously improve processes through principles and practices of service design to meet evolving staff and patron needs.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide technical support for Alma integrated library system across functional areas, primarily for system administration and integrations, and coordinate activity across library units on campus.
  • Collaborate with library units on best approaches to services and processes utilizing library systems, integrations with campus IT solutions, and potential new vendor systems.
  • Analyze existing and potential new workflows between internal staff processes and patron services to quality of online services.
  • Advise and implement solutions using appropriate platforms such as ILS, course readings, SpringShare web services, applications and services provided by IS&T.
  • Produce reports, dashboards, and other analyses in collaboration with LTDS and library units to convey impact of usage of library digital resources and collections.
  • Provide insight and guidance around potential new services and systems for libraries based on industry trends and partner organizations.

Application review will commence August 29, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.

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