New – vacancies at SCONUL
The SCONUL Executive Board has approved a new structure for the SCONUL staff, and advertisements for two new posts are now available – a Head of Policy and Member Engagement and a part-time Events Assistant.
The Society of College, National and University Libraries (SCONUL) represents all university libraries in the UK and Ireland, irrespective of mission group, as well as national libraries and many of the UK’s colleges of higher education.
SCONUL promotes awareness of the role of academic libraries in supporting research excellence and student achievement and employability, and represents their views and interests to government, regulators and other stakeholders. It helps academic libraries collaborate to deliver services efficiently, including through shared services, and to share knowledge and best practice.
The Head of Policy and Member Engagement is a new position which will ensure that members are provided with an excellent service through effectively gathering and delivering intelligence regarding developments in academic libraries, contributing to and providing support to various strategic groups, and developing the agenda for SCONUL’s executive board.