Job Bank 11/25/13

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Web/Database Development Librarian, Health Sciences Library – UNC – Chapel Hill

“The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Health Sciences Library (HSL) seeks an … individual to join the Web Development Group as the Web/Database Development Librarian. The Librarian in this position is the primary staff member responsible for design, development, maintenance, testing, and technical management of the ADL database, web applications, user interface, and administrative tools and utilities. The Web/Database Development Librarian is responsible for leading the design and operation of the AHEC Digital Library and other AHEC Program Office systems created to support efficient and effective statewide collaboration on topics and initiatives like patient quality and safety. This position oversees essential processes in the collection, storage, retrieval and communication of information for the purposes of clinical knowledge discovery…

Deadline for Application

Review of applications will begin on December 13, 2013.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but preference will be given to applications received by the begin review date.  Applications from December 2013 and May 2014 graduates are strongly encouraged

To Apply

Please visit and complete the online application. Please include a letter of application, a resume and the name, mailing address, email address, and telephone number of three professional references, one of whom must be a current supervisor.  Additionally, please indicate in your cover letter where you first learned of this position.”

The Dean of Milner Library reports directly to the University’s chief academic officer, the Vice President and Provost, and serves on the Provost’s Advisory Council and other appropriate academic and administrative councils. The Dean of Milner Library has administrative responsibility for library-wide strategic planning and policy direction in the areas of public and technical services, facilities planning, and personnel, policies and plays a university-wide leadership role in the development and implementation of digital library capabilities and represents Milner Library within the University and throughout the state and the nation…

Starting Date: July 1, 2014…

For best consideration, application materials must be received prior to December 31, 2013.

All application materials must be submitted online. Application materials submitted via fax, e-mail, or mail will not be accepted.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, résumé, and the names, addresses, e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers of at least five references. For best consideration, application materials must be received prior to December 31, 2013. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until an appointment is made. Inquiries may be sent to Renée M. Tobin, 309.438.8169; Applications and nominations may be directed to

The person in this position serves as the Head of Metadata and Digitization. Responsibilities include using knowledge of classification systems, subject thesauri, and cataloging rules to catalog print and electronic materials in the library. The person in this position establishes policies and procedures for the section, sets priorities and workflow for the section, supervises 2 FTE, and establishes bibliographic control for all library materials. Additionally, this person is responsible for development and maintenance of the LSUHSC-S Archives as well as the History of Medicine Collection, including content development of the library’s web pages associated with historical collections. The incumbent also establishes procedures and workflows for digital initiatives of the library. Other duties include creating original exhibits and securing traveling exhibits. Duties associated with the archives include creation of finding aids, organizing the materials, coordinating donor relations, and selecting materials appropriate for scanning into digital collections which can be accessed online. The person in this position must provide statistical information for various required reports and for holdings information…

Closing date: 12/17/13 11:59 PM Central Time

…This position serves as a member of the Information Services Department and provides reference services, including regular shifts at the library’s Service Desk, and related tasks assisting library users as needed.

This position also develops and delivers library skills training for on campus and distance education students using current and developing technologies…

Specific Duties

Functions as a liaison to the College of Nursing by building and maintaining strong professional relationships with faculty and students, assessing information needs and responding with appropriate library services and resources, using current technology trends and implementing best practices.

The Liaison will promote Laupus Library services, print and electronic collections, review subject literature, orient new faculty, students, and staff, serve on committees and work groups as needed within College of Nursing.

Is involved with clinical nursing research projects in collaboration with Vidant Medical Center, which is the teaching hospital for ECU and the flagship hospital for Vidant Health.

Creates, publicizes and maintains online support materials, such as tutorials for research databases, short online classes, face to face classes and other training for College of Nursing faculty and students.

East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. In addition to submitting a candidate profile online, please submit online the required applicant documents:
Curriculum Vitae
Letter of Interest
List of Three References (noting contact information)

The incumbent will work on three concurrent ARLIS projects,serving as an assistant cataloger and bibliographer, as follows:
1) Susitna/Watana Hydroelectric Project cataloging: Work will be focused on updating existing MARC records for the Susistna/Watana collection at ARLIS as well as additional hydropower project reports as they are produced by and received from the Alaska Energy Authority. Record maintenance as well as verification, standardization,and accurate recording of report numbering systems will be job factors…
2) Alaska Gas project: Work will be focused on creating descriptive records for electronic documents via the use of MARC tags, in accordance with a pre-established metadata scheme. Involves original cataloging and record modification to meet specific project guidelines that were developed in order to create a database that meets the need of the client.
3) National Parks Service IRMA project: Work will involve bibliographic record maintenance, record selection, and citation checking. The incumbent will be reviewing an existing database for duplicate records,citation errors, and will assure quality control of the records…

Please submit a resume, cover letter and references…”

“Milligan College, a Christian liberal arts college situated in the beautiful foothills of eastern Tennessee invites applications for a full time Digital Resources & Web Development Librarian/Specialist to join our library staff.

This position is responsible for maintaining and developing the Library website and relevant web applications, assuring reliable access to all Library digital resources, assisting in the development and management of the Milligan College digital repository, assisting with data collection and reporting, and participating in the provision of research assistance to Library users…

Send a letter of application, resume, response to the mission statement, and supporting materials to  Review of materials will begin at once and continue until position is filled.  Desired start date is June 1, 2014.”

The University of South Dakota (USD) seeks a collaborative, service-oriented archivist to lead all aspects of the Archives and Special Collections (ASC) department of the University Libraries. The ASC Librarian is responsible for collection development, processing and preservation of collections, research services, and instruction. The ASC Librarian also leads the South Dakota Oral History Center…

Review Date: 12/02/13


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