The Cataloguing and Metadata Librarian, as a specialist, plays a key role in the investigation and application of metadata standards at UWaterloo. In addition to theoretical knowledge, they are responsible for managing a cataloguing unit of Library Associates, by providing staff training, quality control, procedural documentation, and guidance on emerging technologies and standards. The Cataloguing and Metadata Librarian enables the discovery and access to unique and complex resources through the creation, maintenance, and management of bibliographic records. As a metadata expert, they will consult and collaborate with other library units, campus partners, and across institutions within a consortial environment.
Management and leadership
Record creation and maintenance
Communication and outreach