The Head of Acquisitions provides leadership and oversight for the serial acquisitions, monographic acquisitions and financial services units of the Libraries’ Acquisitions Department. Reporting to the Associate University Librarian for Collections and Research Services, this position ensures the timely and effective acquisition of library resources in all formats for general and special collections.
“The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries is seeking a strong, diverse candidate pool for this position. The successful candidate will join a culture of diversity which reduces barriers to learning and the pursuit of knowledge, celebrates the University’s student body diversity, and commits to positively impacts our culture of inclusion in the UTA Libraries…”
The Engineering and Science Liaison will connect researchers with the services and resources of the MIT Libraries in support of emerging research methods, open and equitable scholarship, and knowledge creation and dissemination. The position will support research and teaching in engineering and science disciplines
“The Southern Historical Collection in the Wilson Special Collections Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries is seeking a project archivist to support efforts to evaluate, appraise, and improve access to backlog collections…”
“… This Librarian will promote and facilitate adoption of open educational resources (OER) (and other affordable alternatives to commercial textbooks when OERs are unavailable) at UAA through advocacy, outreach, education, and support. They will collaborate with a diverse group of discipline faculty, library faculty, students, staff, administrators, and the local and broader community of open education leaders…”
“… The Resource Sharing Librarian joins the management team in Access Services to set and achieve user-focused, forward- thinking goals and objectives. They collaborate with colleagues throughout the Libraries and academic consortial communities to identify and implement innovative discovery-to-delivery services and service improvements…”
“Brandeis University Library seeks to hire a Data Analysis Specialist for Science. As part of a collaborative team in the library, the Data Analysis Specialist for Science builds relationships with faculty, students, and staff to support teaching, learning, and research on campus. Specifically, the Data Analyst Specialist will connect with science departments and programs to identify existing data analysis and data management needs on campus…”
- Assistant Dean of Digital Strategy & Information Technology Services – University of Colorado Boulder Libraries
CU Boulder University Libraries is seeking an … individual to provide strategic leadership for our digital infrastructure and applications. Most importantly, the Assistant Dean ensures that the technology portfolio of the University Libraries is responsive to the needs of students, faculty, staff and other stakeholders.
“The Cataloging Librarian, under direction, coordinates the catalog department in the cataloging, classifying, accessioning, linking, and labeling of library materials so that they are accessible to library patrons…”
“… Reporting to the Provost, the Dean of University Libraries is responsible and accountable for directing all activities of the institution’s libraries. The University Libraries comprise: Manhattan, Hauppauge, Hudson Valley and Garden City libraries…”
“… Reporting to the Associate University Librarian for Impact and Assessment, the UX Researcher and Designer uses established research and statistical methods to study, analyze, and recommend improvements of the user experiences involved in a range of Penn Libraries services, including library spaces, analog and digital business processes– such as circulation and online access — digital and print collections, and web interfaces…”
The Mary and Jeff Bell Library at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is seeking a … User Experience and Web Design Librarian to provide leadership, vision, and support for the library’s user experience efforts. The User Experience and Web Design Librarian will be aware of trends related to user-centered design and work collaboratively with colleagues to implement projects and programs designed to improve users’ experience of the Mary and Jeff Bell Library…”
“The University of Idaho Library seeks an Access Services Librarian for a tenure-track, 12-month appointment. This position oversees day-to-day operations and provides active leadership of a dynamic unit that is responsible for circulation, reserves, stacks maintenance, and resource sharing. The Access Services Librarian helps implement department goals and initiatives to further user-centered patron services and resources…”
- Metadata Technician and Digital Production Supervisor, Mansfield Library – University of Montana, Missoula, MT
“The University of Montana Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library invites applications for the position of a Metadata Technician & Digital Production Supervisor. This position is responsible for creating and maintaining bibliographic data related to the library’s digital collections and UM faculty publications/creative scholarship…”
This is a three-year, 100%, twelve-month, visiting appointment… The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library seeks a dynamic and collaborative librarian to serve as the Government Information Librarian in the Library’s Research & Information Services unit. Research & Information Services works in concert with a variety of units in the Main and Undergraduate libraries to provide research support, instruction, and outreach to patrons both locally and at a distance…”
Houghton Library, the primary repository for Harvard’s rare books and manuscripts, seeks an innovative, collaborative, and user-centered Research Services Librarian. Reporting to the Associate Librarian for Public Services, this position has primary responsibility for managing and coordinating all reading room activities, including staff training and scheduling…”
“Reporting through the Livermore Library, the Education Resource Librarian manages the Teaching Resource Library (TRL), located in the School of Education, which in turn supports the undergraduate, graduate, and faculty research in the School of Education…”
“The University of Alabama School of Library and Information Studies (UA-SLIS) seeks a faculty member for a full-time, tenure-track position, to begin August 16, 2020 at the rank of Assistant Professor. We are seeking candidates in the area of digital preservation and curation, with preference given to candidates possessing expertise in the preservation and curation of audio and video materials, including the digital transformation of analog formats…”
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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.