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Project Systems Librarian

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    Knowledge & information management

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    £150 - 400 per day

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  • Duration:

    2 months

  • Startdate:

    2020-01-06 00:00:00

Project Systems Librarian

2 weeks project or 1- 2 days per week for couple of months

Daily rate: Negotiable


About the company

We are presently recruiting for a Project Systems Librarian for a Professional membership body.  This is either a full-time 2-week project or a part-time project 1 to 2 days for a couple of months. The main objective is to investigate integrating an authentication system with the client’s website and CRM which will allow members to use their website username and password to access online subscriptions.

Main Responsibilities

  • Find out how to integrate an authentication system with the CRM and Webpage
  • Work with IT and Webteam to investigate using OpenAthens Local Authentication, EZ Proxy or Shibboleth
  • Investigate options of single sign on (SSO) or IP fixing as a possibility
  • Present, explain and identify the best option to LAMs team

Why you’ll be hired

To be considered for this role you will require:

  • Experience of investigating the kind of authentication you need for the e-resources
  • Experience of supporting some or all the following – OpenAthens Local Authenticaiton, EZ Proxy or Shibboleth
  • Experience of Single Sign On (SSO) or IP fixing
  • Experience of integrating an authentication system with CRM and Webpage


  • Degree or Professional qualification in Librarianship, Computing or Information Science. 


  • Analytical Thinker
  • Flexible
  • Strong Verbal and Non-Verbal communication skills and ability to relate to users and explain technical problems to a non-technical audience
  • Attention to Detail
  • Team orientated
  • Accountable and self-motivated to drive issue resolution through influencing others
  • Able to work with the minimum of supervision
  • Can do attitude and willing to go the extra mile
  • Ability to work under pressure

Why you should apply

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to provide a solutions-based service using IT and library systems knowledge.

If you are interested in learning more: Please get in touch on 020 7378 5468 on 

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