Helen Webster

Resource Team Leader

Telephone: 3138 3268
Email: h2.webster@qut.edu.au
Fax: 3138 3994
Office Location: KG-D108 (Kelvin Grove campus, D Block, Level 1, Room 108)

The Resource Team Leader is responsible for the operation of the Resource Team within Library Resource Services (LRS). The Resource Team plays a key role in ensuring the efficient and effective procurement, processing and provision of access to library and repository information resources.

Key responsibilities include:

  • manage the acquisition and cataloguing of all online and print resources
  • in conjunction with the Library Resource Services Manager:
    • develop the annual Library Resource Allocation (LRA) budget
    • monitor financial management of the LRA
    • manage relevant modules of the Millennium Library Management System
    • oversee the assessment and processing of publisher license agreements (and support the Library Resource Services Manager in the negotiation of publisher license agreements)
  • contribute to the Library's strategic selection, management and provision of access to information resources and collections via membership of the Library's Information Resources Committee
  • monitor and keep abreast of trends in library technical services, repository management, publishing and scholarly communication
  • develop and implement procedures, documentation and reports supporting the strategic selection, acquisition and cataloguing of information resources.