Alan Cockerill - Library Technologies Specialist

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Alan is adopted by a restaurant cat in Pedoulas, Cyprus.

B Inf & Lib Science UC PGrad Dip Prof Writing UC

Phone: +61 7 4232 1737
Fax: +61 7 4057 4200
Email: Alan.Cockerill@jcu.edu.au
Location: 1st floor Library Building (B1) – Cairns

Role of Library Technologies Specialist

The Library Technologies Specialist leads the planning, implementation and evaluation of library-wide technology projects and initiatives, identifying and communicating key information and communication technologies (ICT) opportunities and emerging issues.  The incumbent ensures that the Library operates in a sophisticated ICT environment and is responsible for liaison with the University’s Information & Communications Technology staff responsible for local application, infrastructure and desktop support services. 

The Library Technologies Specialist is a key contributor as part of the Library and Information Services (LIS) management team, in establishing and leading the Directorate’s strategic direction in library information management and discovery systems, overseeing the information architecture and maintenance of the Library website and LIS staff intranet.

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Other Roles

  • Heritage Document Management System administrator
  • QULOC-ICT Representative
  • Library Web Site Administrator
  • ILMS Administrator
  • Discovery Layer Administrator
  • Link Resolver Administrator
  • Browzine Contact
  • LibAnswers Administrator
  • LibCal Administrator
  • Intranet Coordinator
  • Lynda.com Administrator
  • Electronic Reserve Administrator