The James E. Walker Library at Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) invites applicants for the position of Chair of Collection Development and Management (CDM) at the rank of associate professor or professor (#401520)… The Chair oversees the evaluation of 10 faculty librarians and 8 library support staff and assures the process of tenure and promotion for the department. The Chair will develop policy procedures and set annual goals for the department and coordinate the expenditure of a $4 million collections budget that supports the curricular and research needs of the campus…”
“Provides collection development, management, and reference support for the Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies and the Central Eurasian Studies Collections by assisting in developing and maintaining collections and providing specialized reference services in these subjects. Works intensively with a wide variety of materials in the many vernacular languages of the Middle East and Central Eurasia…”
“The NC State University Libraries invites applications and nominations for the position of Research Librarian for Engineering & Biotechnology* in the Research Engagement department. The department engages with faculty members, researchers, and students across the full lifecycle of research and scholarship, offering dynamic services, spaces, and technologies to enable all forms of research, discovery, and learning, and connecting faculty and graduate students with a full suite of resources for research and teaching productivity…”
“The Print Collections Supervisor supports the teaching, learning, and research of Georgetown University faculty, students, and staff and the Library’s mission as an agile organization providing preeminent service, collections, and spaces to users. S/he supervises all aspects of physical maintenance of 1.6 million items in circulating and periodicals collections at Lauinger, Woodstock, and Blommer libraries, as well as Georgetown University materials housed in the Shared Collection Facility to ensure library materials are readily accessible and available…”
“Responsible for specifying and coordinating the application of appropriate descriptive, administrative, and technical metadata schemas for digitized and born-digital content managed by the UTRGV Library. This position plays a leading role in the library’s efforts to develop and coordinate best practices, ensuring the interoperability and sustainability of metadata in bibliographic systems within the library as well as metadata contributed to external aggregators…”
“Reporting to the Assistant Director for Academic Liaison and Special Collections, the librarian for History and area studies actively engages with faculty, students, and staff to develop strong working relationships with the designated departments and programs, and provides proactive research support and innovative instruction by connecting faculty and students with library resources in both the general and special collections…”
“Reporting to the Assistant Director for Academic Liaison and Special Collections, the librarian for Modern European Languages and Literature actively engages with faculty, students, and staff to develop strong working relationships with the German and Romance Languages and Literature department and the Comparative Thought and Literature department…”
Under the direction of the Rare Materials Cataloging Coordinator and in consultation with the Selector for Jewish Studies, the Jewish Institutional Ledgers Project Cataloger creates bibliographic description of a collection of pinkesim (ledgers) from early-twentieth century immigrant Jewish community organizations. This effort entails the creation of MARC metadata using current content standards (e.g.: DCRM) and controlled vocabularies (e.g.: LCNAF).
The FIU Libraries seek a … individual for the position of Associate Dean for Technical Services, responsible for leading the Technical Services Departments consisting of Cataloging, Acquisitions, Serials, and Electronic Resources… This administrator provides vision and leadership for a comprehensive collections and research support strategy, oversees management of the library’s strategic resource budgeting process, and the development, management, and preservation of the Libraries’ collections…”
William Paterson University invites applications for a twelve month tenure-track position as Access Services Librarian at the rank of Librarian III. Under the supervision of the Assistant Director for Access and Information Services, the Access Services Librarian plans, organizes, supervises, and coordinates services and staff for circulation, course reserves, stacks, and related patron services…”
“… The Librarian is solely responsible for managing the Library at the New York Studio School, providing reference services in art and art history to the School’s students, faculty, and staff. Duties include, but are not limited to: acquisitions; cataloguing; receiving and processing donations; reference services; readers’ advisory, and collection development…”
“The Dean of the Library is a 12-month administrative position with responsibility for the organization, administration, operation, and evaluations of university library services, physical facilities, faculty, staff, collections and budget. The Dean mentors librarians who are part of the university’s unionized tenure-stream faculty, and supports their work with faculty colleagues across campus. Working with faculty and staff, the Dean enables the University Library to support the institutional mission by developing the library’s collections and services, supporting research and scholarship, engaging emergent technologies …”
“The Gregg-Graniteville Library at the University of South Carolina Aiken invites applicants to be the Instruction and Reference Librarian, a tenure track position at the rank of assistant professor. The successful candidate will participate in reference desk staffing, library instruction, and collection development, and they will serve as a librarian liaison to academic programs at USC Aiken…”
“Reporting to the Head of Research Services, the Data Services Librarian will work with stakeholders and researchers within the Libraries, Ohio State, and external partners to address issues related to the discovery, use, and stewardship of research data. The successful candidate will work with colleagues within the Libraries to maintain/improve systems for description, storage, discovery, and access to tabular, spatial, and text-corpus data…”
“The Electronic Resources Coordinator leads an e-resources team responsible for managing the lifecycle of the Library’s electronic resources, including acquiring, renewing, licensing, preserving, and activating access. The incumbent manages and maintains systems and processes for uninterrupted access to electronic resources, including proposing and developing changes to workflows, and works with vendors to negotiate license renewals, troubleshoot access issues, and remain current on vendors’ technologies…”
“The Director of the Clermont College Library provides leadership that supports the unique needs of its vibrant regional campus college community. This individual will ensures the delivery of innovative programs, services and collections in a student-centered environment, both in-person and online. They will be directing the work of he Clermont College Library and supervises librarians and staff…”
“KU Libraries seeks an individual to steward and build collections supporting the research and curricular needs of faculty, staff, and students with a particular emphasis on one or more of the following subject areas: African Studies or English/American Literature. The Humanities and African Studies or English/American Literature Librarian is a member of the Content Development Department, which is dedicated to the stewardship of the University of Kansas Libraries’ collections in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences…”
The Acquisition and Metadata Librarian performs and manages all aspects of the acquisition and receipt of print and electronic library resources. Performs and manages the creation, maintenance and enrichment of metadata representing the University Libraries digital, physical and virtual collections of resources.
“The University of the District of Columbia is currently seeking candidates for the position of Access Services Librarian. This highly visible position supports the mission of the university and division by overseeing all aspects of the library’s circulation and reserves operations (Alma/Primo VE/ILLiad/Springshare). Reporting to the director of the library, the librarian works collaboratively with circulation staff and librarians to enhance existing access services and develop new services, policies, and strategies, with an emphasis on superior customer service…”
“Southern New Hampshire University’s traditional campus is seeking an Associate Dean of Research & Learning who will be responsible for the vision and leadership of the Library’s teaching and learning efforts across the University. The Associate Dean will clearly and effectively create, articulate, and implement strategic directions and objectives for the Library with an emphasis on inclusivity and interdependence…”
“The Vermont State Archives and Records Administration (VSARA) is currently seeking a Records and Information (RIM) Specialist to provide administrative and technical support to the functional operations of the statewide RIM program and public agency RIM programs as assigned… Duties include assisting with the identification, classification and analysis of record-keeping requirements to develop new record schedules or update existing ones and assisting public agencies in the management of public records and information, including data…”
This position is responsible for providing leadership for strategic development and management of the life cycle of new and existing electronic resources, discovery tools, and cataloging for all library resources in all formats. The librarian proactively solicits input from faculty students, and staff, adeptly promotes HSL collections and resources, and skillfully responds to Health Sciences campus resource needs…”
“Simmons University is looking for a Research and Instruction Librarian to join our team in Beatley Library. The Library staff provides exceptional service to a diverse population within a strong liberal arts curriculum and highly ranked professional, graduate programs and is committed to the University mission of providing transformative learning that links passion with lifelong learning ..”
“The Medical Research Librarian provides expert literature search services in support of standards, quality and health policy department with systematic reviews and clinical practice guidelines, research projects and research data management. Under the supervision by Quality and Performance Improvement (QPI) director, serves as the point person for the division for all literature search and research requests…”
“… Reporting to the Head of the Science & Engineering Library, the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) Instruction Librarian will engage and collaborate with faculty, students, library staff, and other stakeholders across the University to support scholarship, teaching and learning, and research within STEM disciplines. Early career librarians are encouraged to apply…”
The University of Kentucky is seeking “a library professional to provide innovative services in the position of Research Data Services Librarian. In this newly created position, the Librarian will facilitate collaboration across UK Libraries through training to propose, plan, implement, and assess workflows and services for the description, preservation, and utilization of research data…”
Kimbrel library at Coastal Carolina University welcomes applications for Head of Collections & Resource Management. Reporting to the University Librarian, this position will provide leadership and direction in the development, management, and maintenance of library collections, including monographs and serials, media, and electronic resources…”
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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.