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The LPC maintains a list of jobs that incorporate library publishing roles. To be included in this list, the position must be located administratively in a library, or report directly to a library-based supervisor. The primary function(s) of the position must directly engage in the creation, dissemination, and/or curation of scholarly, creative, and/or educational works. Administrative positions that do not directly engage in these functions may be included if they include supervisory responsibility primarily for employees who are performing these functions.

The Ohio State University Libraries is seeking a dynamic, innovative, and service-oriented individual for the position of Copyright Services Specialist within Copyright Services. Copyright Services provides information and resources to The Ohio State University community on topics and activities related to copyright. Reporting to the Head of Copyright Services, the Copyright Services Specialist assists in the development of instruction, guidance, communications, and advocacy on copyright issues for the university and University Libraries.

The Copyright Services Specialist serves as the first line respondent for routine copyright questions and provides information and resources on copyright-related topics to faculty, staff, and students of the university, including consultation services and instructional presentations. The Copyright Services Specialist assists in the research of rights status for materials in University Libraries collections.

The Copyright Services Specialist consistently demonstrates commitment to our values and promotes an organizational culture of Discovery, Connection, Equity, Integrity, and Stewardship ( as well as dedication to advance the work of the Content and Access unit. All other duties as assigned.

Salary: The posting range for this position is $42,700 to $56,900 annually.

Job listing: Please submit cover letter and resume with the online application at of applications will begin on March 18, 2024.