“… Under the general direction of the Head of Resource Acquisitions & Metadata Services, the Assistant Head of Acquisitions collaborates on strategic vision, leadership, and management of all aspects of the UCLA Library’s acquisitions and shared print services. The Assistant Head leads one of the acquisitions teams and supervises at least one other team leader…”
“This position leads development of the University of Chicago’s growing scholarly communication services and policies; and contributes in meaningful ways to our recently launched (2018) Center for Digital Scholarship. Open access, copyright, research data management and dissemination, institutional repository services, data preservation, and curation, are critical aspects of scholarly communication, from access to archiving…”
“… Under the direction of and working with the Program Director, this position plays a key role in creating an excellent experience for both physical and virtual users of the Libraries. We are seeking a strong collaborator who can carry out user studies, develop methods to examine the changing needs of user communities, and advance innovative plans that are responsive to those needs…”
“The Sojourner Truth Library at the State University of New York (SUNY) at New Paltz invites applications for a tenure-track Senior Assistant or Assistant Librarian position. The candidate will join the Research and Education Team, a collaborative group of librarians who work creatively with the campus community across disciplines, in co-curricular experiences, and within the general education curriculum…”
The Wayne State University Library System (WSULS) seeks an innovative, service-oriented early career librarian to join our team as Librarian-in-Residence. The Librarian-in-Residence will help us serve the University’s mission to create and advance knowledge, prepare a diverse student body to thrive, and positively impact local and global communities…”
“… The Assistant/Associate Dean for Advancement will lead and manage a comprehensive advancement strategy for the iSchool that includes alumni, friends, corporations and foundations which is aligned with the iSchool’s vision, mission, and goals…”
“The Electronic Resources/Systems Librarian at Carroll University is responsible for the overall management, access, and assessment of the library’s electronic resources, discovery layer, integrated library system, and proxy server. All professional librarian positions participate in the library’s liaison program for assigned subject areas (research assistance, information literacy sessions, and collection development) and share in teaching information literacy sessions for the first-year general education program…”
“The Head of Continuing Resources & Database Management has main areas of responsibility for (1) Obtaining, making discoverable, and managing the lifecycle of continuing resources in various formats for the University of Maryland Libraries, (2) Maintaining records in various systems for Libraries collection materials for the purposes of inventory control, bibliographic control, and facilitating discovery, and (3) Providing customer service to Libraries users (whether internal or external) regarding questions of access to, or description of, Libraries Collections materials…”
“The Metadata Librarian performs original cataloging and advanced copy cataloging in all formats. This position is responsible for regularly updating content in the Library’s integrated library system and discovery system. Responsible for the implementation and management of the College’s digital repository…”
“The Southern Asian Studies Librarian is responsible for managing both print and electronic collections for the region in all subjects to support the University’s research and teaching missions. Collection development and management at the University of Chicago Library takes place in a highly collegial manner and the Librarian will consult and collaborate with other subject specialists in building and maintaining collections…”
“… Reporting to the Associate University Librarian for Collection Management & Scholarly Communication, the Head of Conservation & Preservation has overall responsibility for the administration and implementation of the preservation and conservation activities for the UCLA Library’s special and general collections… (Department: Collection Management & Scholarly Communication Rank and Salary: Associate Librarian to Librarian ($61,201 – $101,535) Position Availability: Immediately Application deadline for first consideration: January 16, 2020)”
“Caldwell University invites applications for a full-time Electronic Resources/Serials Management Librarian. The Librarian will be responsible for serial and electronic resources and collections, participating in reference and instructional services, and functioning as the departmental liaison to faculty and students, including but not limited to Business, Science, Math and Communication…”
Reference Librarian – Instructor/Assistant Professor, The Community College of Rhode Island, Warwick, RI
“As a full partner in the educational experience, the CCRI library provides materials, resources, and services which support the curriculum, enhance teaching and learning, and encourage independent and lifelong learning. The library fosters information literacy and critical thinking skills, collaborative learning, and intellectual development. The library offers a welcoming environment and a commitment to support the diverse cultural and intellectual interests of both the college and the local communities…”
“Winthrop University seeks a visionary leader to serve as Dean of Ida Jane Dacus Library and the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections. The Dean serves as chief academic and administrative officer of the library and archives, overseeing twenty-three library faculty and staff members. Through robust collaboration with key constituents, the Dean will develop and implement a vision for the library and archives of the 21st century…”
“The J. Paul Leonard Library at San Francisco State University offers an exciting opportunity for a tenure-track Cataloging and Metadata Librarian position at the rank of Senior Assistant or Associate Librarian beginning July 2020 or sooner…”
“NYU’s Division of Libraries seeks an … Head of Access & Delivery Services to provide strategic leadership for user services that support access to collections and services for teaching, learning, and research. As a member of the leadership team in the Collections & Content Strategy Department, the Head of Access & Delivery Services develops and designs efficient services responsive to user needs and grounded in a holistic approach to collection development and access services…”
“Under the general direction of the Associate Dean, Learning Resources and Academic Support Services, the Executive Director manages the day to day operations of the Hatch Learning Commons, which is comprised of library operations, instructional design services, emerging learning technologies and online learning support for the University…”
“William & Mary invites qualified applicants for the position of Digital Archivist. Reporting to the Director of the Special Collections Research Center (SCRC), the Digital Archivist will lead efforts to acquire, preserve, and provide access to born-digital and digitized archival and special collections materials…”
“Albertsons Library’s Emerging Technologies and Experiential Learning Unit invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor in Fall 2020. This is a new position and would be ideal for any recent graduate looking to develop their skills and join in a highly reputable, nationally-known, academic makerspace environment. The MakerLab is growing partnerships within the university. These exciting partnerships allow for creativity and growth…”
“The Librarian for Conservation and Preservation is responsible for the operation and ongoing development of a library-wide preservation services program. This position oversees the proper handling, protection, and treatment of Carleton College’s Gould Library and Archives collections; selects materials for repair, replacement, reformatting, digitization, or stabilization; plans, manages, and executes in-house repairs and other treatments; … “
“The Indiana University Bloomington Libraries seek a creative and innovative librarian to liaise with the students and faculty in several neuro- and health related academic units on the Bloomington Campus: Cognitive Sciences, Optometry and Vision Science, Nursing, Psychological and Brain Sciences, and Speech and Hearing Sciences. The person in this position will serve as a primary contact and resource for these constituencies and will work in close collaboration with library and campus colleagues to support research, teaching, and learning needs…”
The School of Information Science (SIS) in the College of Communication and Information at the University of Kentucky (UK) invites applications for two tenure-track positions at the Assistant Professor level with an anticipated start date of Aug. 16, 2020. Both positions are nine-month appointments.
Teaching responsibilities for this position include topics primarily in information storage, retrieval, or use. While not required for this position, experience with health information/health librarianship is preferred.
Teaching responsibilities for this position include topics primarily in information technology as related to the information science environment. This could include, but is not limited to, databases, user design/user experience, and web development. While not required for this position, experience with health information/health librarianship is preferred.
“New York University Libraries seeks a subject specialist with primary liaison responsibility to the Steinhardt departments of Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Communicative Sciences & Disorders, and Rehabilitation Sciences, situated on NYU’s Washington Square campus…”
“The University of Southern California (USC) Libraries seek an … information professional to lead STEM Library Programs and Services. The Head leads the Science and Engineering (S&E) Library and reports to the Director of Sciences and Health Sciences Libraries within the Public Services Division…”
HAT TIP TO:
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.