“… Reporting to the Dean of University Libraries, the Collection Development Librarian (CDL) will lead the development, assessment, and maintenance of Healey Library’s collections in order to strategically support the teaching, research, and learning needs of the UMass Boston community…”
“Kimbel Library at Coastal Carolina University welcomes applications for Head of Collections & Resource Management. Reporting to the University Librarian, this position provides leadership and direction in the development, management, and maintenance of library collections. In conjunction with acquisitions and cataloging specialists, the Head oversees departmental workflows, maintains collections budgets, and manages department’s initiatives. ..”
“… The Binghamton University Libraries seeks an experienced librarian to provide leadership for Cataloging/Metadata Services by providing bibliographic access and control through both metadata and traditional cataloging. Cataloging/Metadata Services is closely integrated with all other departments within the Libraries…”
“Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, is seeking conscientious and results-oriented Digital Library Specialists (2) for a grant-funded position working with the New Jersey Environmental Digital Library (NJEDL) and the University Libraries in a department of the Scholarly Communication and Collections unit. This position reports to the Digital Data Curator and is based out of Alexander Library located on the College Avenue campus. As part of Scholarly Communication and Collections, this position will provide support to the NJEDL project and train student workers…”
“The American Library Association is seeking a Director for the Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services (ODLOS).
ODLOS drives and supports activities around three focus areas which collectively support equity and inclusion through a lens of social justice as fundamental values of the Association: diversity, literacy and outreach to underserved populations…”
“Georgia Tech is currently recruiting for a Continuing Resources Librarian. This position will will plan, implement, and manage all aspects of the continuing resource lifecycle for serials in both print and electronic formats. This position is responsible for acquisitions, receipt and processing of print and electronic serials, holding maintenance and binding operations…”
Associate University Librarian for Scholarly Resources and Services – Georgetown University Main Campus
“… The Associate University Librarian provides leadership and direction for a division that includes the departments of Research Services, which is responsible for collection development, instruction, and research services; Copyright and Scholarly Communications; Library Assessment; the Bioethics Research Library; the School of Continuing Studies Library; and the Woodstock Theological Library. Over 27 FTE report directly or indirectly to this position.
“… Reporting to the Head Conservator, the Conservator for Special Collections, with a focus on the conservation of bound material, will contribute to the preventive care and conservation treatment of the special collection holdings of Cornell University Library, including the Rare and Manuscripts Collection, Kroch Library, the Kheel Center for Labor Management Documentation and Archives and the Albert R. Mann Library for Agriculture and Life Sciences, and other special collections at unit libraries…”
“… As a member of the public services and reference teams, provides research and reference services to all LRC patrons. Presents training and instruction in the use of legal research tools in all formats, including teaching legal research in the first year Legal Writing and Research (LWR) classes, seminars, clinics, and advanced legal research courses. Creates and updates training materials, tracks new developments in legal education and practical skills training, and actively participates in the reference team’s efforts to provide excellent legal research instruction…”
The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library seeks an …individual to provide leadership in the area of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) librarianship. Under the general guidance of the Faculty Director for Instruction and User Services, the STEM Librarian will develop, deliver, and assess library instruction to students; collaborate with teaching faculty to determine collection needs and to implement information literacy initiatives;…”
‘… Serves as a research and instruction librarian and as liaison and subject specialist to the departments and programs of Allied Health, Audiology, Speech Language Pathology, Deaf Studies, Health Science programs and minors, Nursing, Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science, Physician Assistant Studies, and other disciplines as assigned. Plans and teaches information literacy in liaison area and other disciplines…”
“The University of Northern Colorado Libraries seeks a … leader, … and a strong communicator for the position of Music Librarian (Assistant/Associate Professor). Reporting to the Dean, the Music Librarian will provide leadership of the Skinner Music Library, a branch of University Libraries, that supports the curriculum, scholarship, and creative endeavors across the School of Music, from undergraduates to faculty…”
“The Resource Management Librarian provides leadership and support for the acquisition, assessment, accessibility, maintenance, and promotion of print, online, and electronic resources at Parkland Library…”
“Wright State University Libraries seeks a full time Humanities and Social Sciences Librarian. This position serves as the liaison to the Humanities programs and several Social Science programs in the College of Liberal Arts, along with the University Identity Centers. The ideal candidate will have strong outreach and communication skills; ability to work with diverse constituents, including students, faculty, staff, and community; and strong instructional skills…”
“… Drexel University Libraries is seeking an online resources and acquisitions librarian. The librarian manages the Online Resources and Acquisitions program and coordinates support of access to the Libraries’ owned, licensed, and other selected resources with other programs…”
“This position exists to help our faculty effectively use the suite of instructional technologies provided by the institution, in particular the online learning management system. This position is also responsible for assessing and responding to changing faculty technology needs and researching and recommending emerging instructional technologies. While this position lives in Library Services and Online Education, the incumbent will work closely with individual faculty, academic departments …”
“The Assistant Library Director will be part of a three person leadership team that includes the Library Director and the Associate Library Director. The Assistant Library Director will lead reference, instruction (information literacy and digital literacy) and subject-liaison services in a highly collaborative and collegial environment, and will have a key role in reassessing instruction, reference, and liaison roles to expand beyond traditional models. This is a 12-month, full-time tenure track librarian faculty position with administrative responsibilities at the rank of Associate Librarian…”
“… The Systems Librarian will participate in a team in addressing aspects of discovery including cataloging, metadata, access, problem resolution, and evaluation of the user experience. As a member of the library faculty, the librarian will demonstrate not only content expertise relevant to this position but also understanding of interrelationships within the library unit’s work and its relevance to institutional goals. Furthermore, the Systems Librarian will analyze and employ data to support and inform library practice…”
“The STEM/Emerging Technologies (ET) Librarian supports teaching, learning, and research in natural sciences, technology, engineering, and mathematics, working with faculty, staff, and students to identify, evaluate, and adopt new technologies that enable or enhance those activities. This position also serves as the library contact for faculty in any discipline seeking to work with augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR), 3D scanning and printing, data visualization, or interdisciplinary application of these technologies…”
Shenandoah University is seeking applications for an Electronic Resources Librarian to join the staff of the Alson H. Smith, Jr. Library in August 2020. This is a full time, 12-month benefited position…”
“The Australian College of Kuwait (ACK) is one of Kuwait’s leading academic institutions that offer learning opportunities in the disciplines of Engineering, Aviation, and Business studies… The University Librarian is responsible for the management and development of the ACK’s Library facilities and services. As a member of the senior leadership team, the University Librarian reports to the Vice-President Academic Affairs and provides support to the ACK’s teaching, learning and research programs to enhance the long life learning of our students and research programs of the ACK’s faculty….”
“Samford University’s Beeson Law Library invites individuals interested in serving in a Christian university environment to apply for the position of Electronic Resources & Serials Librarian. The position will manage all aspects of electronic resources and serials including original and complex copy cataloging; maintaining print and e-resource holdings in the ILS…”
“The University of Texas Libraries invites applicants for the position of User Experience Librarian (Assistant Librarian). This position is a key member of the Assessment & Communication team, focused on integrating user need and experiences in all aspects of the UT Libraries’ current and future online and in-person services and spaces…”
“… A regular, full time, 12-month professional position providing leadership for technical services and electronic resources management. This librarian manages the technical service areas of the library, including: Acquisitions, Serials, Cataloging, and Government Documents. Responsible for the maintenance of the Integrated Library System in coordination with the Carroll Library Partnership. Maintains the library website, discovery service, proxy, and related systems…”
“Stanford Libraries seeks a change agent to lead our rapidly evolving resource sharing program. The Librarian for Resource Sharing plans, develops, implements, and maintains interlibrary services and document delivery to support teaching and research at Stanford University. The Librarian for Resource Sharing for Stanford Libraries will help re-imagine user services, evaluate and implement efficiencies, technology, and processes to optimize customer experience…”
“Under the supervision of the Head of Technical Services of the East Asia Library, the Chinese Technical Services Librarian is responsible for cataloging Chinese language materials in all formats, and supervises the technical services team of Chinese materials. The Librarian should bring to this position a thorough understanding of latest cataloging rules and tools. She/he should be knowledgeable about all aspects of the acquisitions workflows in a research library setting and be capable of supervising acquisition workflows, including ordering, receiving, claiming, serials check-in, outsourcing management and reports.
Instruction and Outreach Librarian – Assistant/Associate Professor, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
“The University Libraries at Western Michigan University seeks candidates for the position of Instruction & Outreach Librarian. This entry-level liaison librarian position will build collaborative partnerships between the libraries and social science departments in the College of Arts and Sciences, primarily history, gender and women’s studies, and political science, plus other social sciences disciplines as assigned. Liaison librarians support Western Michigan University’s commitment to being a learner centered, discovery driven, and globally engaged institution by providing high-quality library instruction and research support to our diverse campus community…”
Digital Archivist, Centre Canadien d’Architecture / Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal, Canada
‘… The responsibilities of this job include the supervision, coordination and monitoring of the archival collection and projects, and specifically the born-digital archives. The incumbent oversees and develops local practices for managing born-digital material held and acquired by the CCA and assists in the strategic direction of acquisition, preservation, and access to born-digital and paper-based archives and contributes to the curatorial projects related to born digital archives….”
“… This position will be expected to engage in outstanding research that broadens and deepens our scholarly and social impacts in areas such as: civic media, civic engagement, information literacy, media literacy, information and communication technologies and development (ICTD), community informatics, digital democracy, digital geographies, digital youth, open data, misinformation, and public interest technology, among others. We are particularly interested in scholars willing to apply these areas of study to the context of public libraries…”
“… Recently embarking on a historic $2.1 billion campaign, the University of Kentucky set an ambitious path to be a destination for students, scholars, and healthcare providers to forge new discoveries and arrive at world-class outcomes. University of Kentucky Libraries is vital to fulfilling the goals of enhancing and expanding the university’s research enterprise, and we are looking for an Assessment and Organizational Effectiveness Librarian to develop, implement, and lead a comprehensive assessment program…”
“… Reporting to the Medical Center Library Director, this Librarian serves as part of a team of librarians, support staff, and library partners to meet the needs of the six health professional Colleges, which includes medicine, dentistry, health sciences, pharmacy, nursing, and public health. This position will provide innovative services to a range of health sciences subject areas including information, education, and research activities using a variety of methods and technologies…”
Online Learning and User Experience Librarian, Assistant or Associate Professor (FY20-089) – Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
” … Reporting to the Dean of the Library this position leads the creation and implementation of best practices and guidelines for learning object creation and assessment, including instructional design and accessibility principles as they relate to online learning…”
“The Metadata Analysis Librarian is an entry-level position that focuses on the creation, maintenance, analysis and enrichment of metadata representing the Library’s collections. The Librarian also works on high priority, unique projects, such as: analysis of themes relevant to diversity, inclusiveness, and equity within the Library’s collections; recommendations for increasing the ability of the Library’s collections in service of its most marginalized communities; and development of policy to enhance the accessibility of metadata creation processes. ..”
“Southern New Hampshire University’s traditional campus is seeking an eLearning Librarian. This faculty position will contribute to the formulation, production, and advancement of initiatives that support Southern New Hampshire University’s academic programs. Working collaboratively with the eLearning team, faculty, and staff, the successful candidate will implement and support innovative student-centered solutions and integrate the appropriate technologies to support instructional and research activities for learners…”
Librarian II Reference (business title: Reference & Instruction Librarian) Loyola Marymount University – Los Angeles, CA
Loyola Marymount University seeks an … Reference and Instruction Librarian to serve on a team that provides high-quality reference, instruction, collection development, and outreach services to the LMU community. This Reference and Instruction Librarian also assists in coordinating the library instruction program and will be the library liaison to selected departments in the School of Science and Engineering, providing information literacy instruction and collection development. This position reports to the Head of Reference & Instructional Services.
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.