Professional Career Opportunities at: University of Oregon (2 positions); Mount Holyoke College, Massachusetts; Grand Valley State University, Michigan; and the University of California, Merced
The University of Oregon Libraries seeks a knowledgeable, creative, and service-oriented colleague for the position of Authorities and Special Collections Cataloging Librarian. Applicants should be bring excellent technical and interpersonal skills to provide leadership for special collections cataloging of all formats; for authority control practice in the university libraries; and participate in departmental administration…
“The University of Oregon Libraries’ Digital Scholarship Center (DSC) collaborates with faculty and students to transform research, instruction, interpretation, and scholarly communication using new media and digital technologies. The DSC provides workshops, consultations, and tools for digital scholarship based on a foundation of access, sharing, and preservation…
Duties and Responsibilities:The Digital Applications Librarian is responsible for providing leadership and expertise for the Libraries on existing and emerging technologies including digital repository, discovery and preservation systems…”
“The Library, Information and Technology Services (LITS) Division at Mount Holyoke College seeks an enthusiastic, creative, collegial, and service-oriented recent ALA-accredited-MLS graduate to help in the acquiring and managing of licensed and subscribed content for discovery and access. The new E-Resources and Serials Access Librarian’s position is intended to give an entry-level librarian the opportunity to quickly gain a broad and experience-based understanding of the diverse area of Discovery Services as well as to bring fresh ideas and new perspectives to LITS…”
Grand Valley State University Libraries seeks… applicants for a Scholarly Communications Outreach Coordinator position, responsible for the overall management and direction of the Libraries’ scholarly communication program and repository services. The person in this position provides outreach to GVSU community on scholarly communications issues and services and leads the Libraries’ efforts to support new models of scholarly communication.
The University of California, Merced, … seeks to hire a … University Librarian (UL). Founded in 2002, the University of California, Merced is the first new University of California campus in 40 years, and the first American research university of the twenty-first century. Reporting to the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, the new University Librarian will help move this unique institution into an exciting new era by leading the Library to support the rapid growth and academic development of this campus…”
Tom is originally from Brooklyn N.Y but has spent his entire professional career in South Carolina, most recently as Head of Reference Services at the College of Charleston. As part of the Against the Grain and Charleston Conference team, he serves as the associate editor of the print ATG as well as the co-editor of the webpage. Tom’s conference duties include coordinating the Penthouse Suite interviews as well as the conference poster sessions.
He received his MLS from the University of Buffalo, SUNY and a second master’s in public administration from the College of Charleston and the Univ. of South Carolina. His wife Carol and he live in downtown Charleston and she is an artist and a tour guide offering historic walking tours of the city.