ATG Job Bank – 8/5/19 – Librarians

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“… The System Campuses Librarian for the University of South Carolina serves as the cataloging and electronic resources librarian for the libraries of the seven other campuses of the USC System located around the state. This position also coordinates the technical services activities of the System campuses with those of UofSC Columbia and serves as a liaison between the two groups. This position reports to the Head of Cataloging in Thomas Cooper Library…”

The George Mason University Libraries seeks an … individual to lead its Collection Strategy unit. Reporting to the Associate University Librarian for Learning, Research, and Engagement (LRE), the Head, Collection Strategy (HCS) provides leadership in the broadly defined areas of research materials content strategy and collection development. … the incumbent will guide and coordinate the selection and collection development responsibilities of 20 subject specialist librarians (who are organized in three disciplinary subject-based teams and spread across three campuses) as well as those of another dozen staff with selection responsibilities.

The Acquisitions and Appraisal Archivist is responsible for performing a wide range of complex duties to ensure the smooth and safe acquisition of a large amount of collections in all curatorial areas. Working closely with the director, curators, processing archivists, and preservation staff at the Hoover Library & Archives, the Acquisitions and Appraisal Archivist oversees all aspects of managing the acquisitions and appraisal of archival materials: maintains contracts and donor case files, coordinates shipping activities, facilitates visits of donors and appraisers, and prioritizes descriptive projects to ensure a smooth acquisitions workflow.

“… The Associate Director for Collection Services directly supervises the collection services operations, which encompass acquisitions, cataloging, metadata, and collection management (e.g., weeding, collection development, licensing) activities. The Associate Director for Collection Services serves as part of the Georgetown Law Librarys core leadership team, participating in short- and long-term strategic planning…”

“The University of California, Berkeley invites applicants for the position of Resource Acquisitions Librarian. Reporting to the Head of the Acquisitions Department, the successful applicant will have a thorough understanding of and experience with managing one-time acquisitions in all formats, and licensing, and management of approval plans. The Resource Acquisitions Librarian will advise the ordering and receiving unit and will be responsible for assisting in the assessment of approval plan and vendor performance…”

“… This position supports the teaching and learning objectives of the University of Wisconsin – Whitewater through the life cycle management of electronic resources, including purchasing, licensing, discovery, access, maintenance, and evaluation. Duties include processing new orders for electronic resources, assisting with licensing, aiding in the management of electronic content, activating online access for electronic resources, trouble-shooting technical and subscription-related access problems, and collaborating on institutional digital content…”

“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…”

“… Reporting to the University Librarian, the AUL for Research & Learning Services will provide leadership for the subject liaison program, the teaching and learning program, faculty programs, and specialized user services provided in places like the Scholars’ Lab and the Robertson Media Center. The AUL for Research & Learning Services will also guide our information services, including reference, reserves and circulation, and will ensure that our libraries provide a consistent, pleasant, and productive experience to all researchers and library visitors…”

“The Arthur Lakes Library of the Colorado School of Mines invites applications for the position of Scholarly Communications Librarian… This person will lead the implementation and ongoing progression of the Arthur Lakes Library to be the campus nexus for scholarly communications. Working in a highly collaborative, small team environment, the candidate’s leadership responsibilities will intersect with many of the Library’s key strategic initiatives…”

The Director of Library and Academic Support is an administrative position reporting to the Dean for Teaching and Learning. The director provides leadership for the integrated library and academic support center through supervision of full- and part-time staff and work with campus partners for development, delivery, and evaluation of cross-disciplinary, multimodal library and academic support for the diverse needs of students and other campus constituents. The director develops and implements assessment measures in line with federal, state, and Middle States Higher Education Commission (MSHEC) accrediting guidelines. The director serves on institutional, faculty, and ad hoc committees.

The Inter Library Loan (ILL) Coordinator is the primary contact person for all ILL activities (Minuteman Library Network transfers, Commonwealth Catalog, document delivery, and Inter Library Loan) for all students, faculty and staff. This includes assisting library patrons in finding books and other materials at outside libraries, maintaining communication with patrons regarding requests, technical processing of interlibrary loan items, and all circulation functions regarding borrowing and lending through interlibrary loan.

“… The Special Collections Research Center is seeking a Research Services Librarian to provide leadership, coordination, and oversight for the administration and delivery of effective, responsive reference services and research assistance to patrons in person and remotely. Reporting to the Director, Special Collections Research Center, the Research Services Librarian directs all aspects of service delivery in the Reading Room, oversees the fulfillment of requests for reproductions of collection material, and serves as the primary point of contact for inquiries about SCRC collections and services…”

“The Samford University Library is seeking an … individual interested in serving in a Christian university environment to fill the position of User Services Archivist. The archivist in this position reports to the chair of the Special Collection Department, which is composed of three archivists and two staff members. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing access to Special Collection resources through reference and digitization as well as assisting in primary source instruction…”

“…For this faculty position, the Libraries are seeking … a candidate to provide expertise and leadership in procuring and managing electronic information resources (e-resources) including serials and streaming resources; licensing of electronic resources in all formats; and system administration for electronic resource platforms (including link resolvers, electronic resource management systems, and databases).

“Lansing Community College Library is seeking to hire a full time Admin – Manager of Technical Services and Systems to join our team… The Manager of Technical Services and Systems provides overall management, supervision, and coordination of several technical services functions of the library including acquisitions, cataloging, physical processing, journals/serials management, resource sharing, and interlibrary loan services…”

Sarah Lawrence College Library invites applications for a newly created hybrid position of Access Services Supervisor/ Research Services Librarian. This position will oversee the Access Services Department and will report to the Library Director. The Access Services Department includes Circulation, Music Library, Interlibrary Loan, and the Visual Resources Library. Additionally, this position will work with the Research Services Department as a member of the Research Services team.

“… The NWC Library invites applications for a newly created position as Copyright Librarian in the Circulation Department… The Copyright Librarian serves as a knowledgeable and service-oriented licensing and copyright professional who leads the copyright program for the NWC. This includes performing a variety of functions and processes that relate to the implementation of copyright policy, formulation of procedures, licensing negotiation, workflows, and obtaining copyright permissions for all forms of published and unpublished materials requested by all NWC faculty and staff…”

“… Reporting to the University Records Manager, the Digital Archivist manages the university’s efforts to acquire, describe, preserve, and provide access to born-digital university records and papers of IU faculty, staff and alumni. The Digital Archivist must thoroughly understand and make decisions by accurately applying the standards and best practices in digital preservation, archival theory, and digital forensics…”

“The Systems and Web Development Librarian is responsible for implementing, maintaining, supporting, and enhancing a wide range of technologies and systems to provide innovative library services and ensure access to the library’s extensive range of online information resources and digital collections. This position supports library staff and local and remote library users in the use of existing information technology as well as the adoption of new technology…”

Reporting to the Research and Teaching Librarian, Team Lead this position is one of a team of librarians that coordinates research and teaching support for the faculty and students at the GSD. The team integrates technology into teaching at the GSD; develops an ongoing instruction platform that includes traditional research skills, and the use of technology as part of the research process; develops research data management services; provides research consultation across all disciplinary areas of the GSD…

‘… The Librarian for the Arts and Humanities is directly responsible for supporting and adding value to the education Bucknell students receive. This position serves as a central information resource for faculty and students in the arts and humanities, providing research support and instructional services as well as selecting, organizing and providing access to information in the arts and humanities…”

“… The University Librarian reports directly to the Provost, the Chief Academic Officer of the university, and collaborates closely with Information Technology Services (ITS), as well as with other departments and programs including the Center for Teaching and Learning Excellence (CETL). The University Librarian sits on appropriate College-wide committees; participates in local, regional and professional organizations (including “Friends of the Goddard Library”, and the Academic and Research Collaborative (ARC) of Worcester)…”

“… Under the direction of the Associate Director for Resources Management, the Cataloging and Metadata Librarian provides leadership, vision, and expertise for bibliographic description and coordinates with departmental staff on initiatives that enable effective discovery of and access to library resources. The incumbent will also manage and supervise cataloging operations, maintain accuracy and quality control, develop and maintain unit documentation…”

“The Access Services and Outreach Associate, Resource Sharing Team Lead is responsible for overseeing daily operations of interlibrary loan and document delivery services (ILL), accurate maintenance of records, and final disposition of materials; assists at the Information Desk in ensuring high quality services for patrons; and oversees faculty and online student resource delivery services…”

“… Reporting to the Head of the Special Collections and in accordance with Library Special Collections procedures, this position provides administrative, communications, public relations, public service, and project and program management support to Special Collections in order to enhance operational efficiencies, increase special and digital collections use, and facilitate philanthropic contributions…”

The Assistant Resources Librarian (OERs/Info Services) would report to the University Librarian and work in the HU Learning Commons weekdays and some rotating evening or weekend hours.


  • Liaise with faculty to assess and meet information resource needs
  • Select, process, and catalog items
  • Market and promote library resources
  • Provide resources and support to students and faculty conducting thesis, dissertation, project, or other research



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