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Sidley Austin LLP – Digital Resource Analyst

Position Title
Digital Resource Analyst

Position Description
The Digital Resource Analyst is responsible for tracking the firm’s research-related resources, assisting users and working with vendors and the firm’s technology group to ensure accessibility and availability

Duties and Responsibilities
Maintain database of current online resources with descriptions and access information.

Provide metrics and reports about online resource subscriptions to assist with contract negotiations, user training, and budget preparation.

Configure and troubleshoot access to new and existing electronic resources, including managing IP authentication, individual user accounts, and other access methods.

Update the Research and Information department’s pages on the Sidley intranet.

Maintain and update Research Monitor to track resource usage.

Manage the distribution of electronic serials.

Acts as a liaison between IT and the Research and Information department by tracking ongoing projects and technology issues.

Participate in the ongoing assessment and enhancement of library automation and technology.

Other duties as assigned.

Education and/or Experience:

MLS from an ALA Accredited University.
A minimum of 3 years of experience working with digital resources.
Demonstrable computer skills with experience using MS Office, Sharepoint, SQL databases, and managing websites.

Experience with EOS Integrated Library System and Research Monitor
Experience working in a law or corporate research/knowledge services department
Familiarity with a wide variety of legal and business research tools.
Working knowledge of networking, internet and file transfer protocols, markup languages, database management, and other technological tools and standards.
Demonstrated knowledge of current issues and trends related to technology.

Other Skills and Abilities:
Excellent organizational skills
Excellent attention to detail
Good judgment
Good interpersonal communication skills
Well-developed analytical and problem-solving skills
The ability to work harmoniously and effectively with others
The ability to preserve confidentiality and exercise discretion
The ability to work under pressure
The ability to manage multiple projects with competing deadlines and priorities


Apply here: https://careers-sidley.icims.com/jobs/5759/digital-resource-analyst/job



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