“… Reporting to the Dean of Libraries as a member of the as University of Arkansas Libraries’ senior administrative team, the Associate Dean for Content and Digital Initiatives leads the Libraries’ programs that support discovery, preservation, and access to content and collections. The initial portfolio of responsibilities includes oversight for technical services, research data management, scholarly communication, the integrated library system and other enterprise systems, desktop support, management of the library website, and digitization…”
- Continue to position the School of Information at San José State University as a global leader in the 100% online delivery of education for the information professions.
- Ensure continued American Library Association accreditation and re-accreditation of the MLIS program.
- Provide leadership in strategic planning, future program growth, student success, and assessment to ensure that current and future directions are articulated with clear goals and key success factors.
- Lead and foster the development and recognition of faculty through recruitment, appointments, and equitable promotion and tenure processes…
“The Assessment-Data Management Librarian is a catalyst for positive change in all areas of library services. With an eye to campus engagement, the individual designs and coordinates innovative projects that reimagine and expand the Library’s role in the 21st century university…”
“… Reporting to the Head of Technical Services for Special Collections, and under the general supervision of the Senior Rare Book Cataloging Librarian, the McGehee Rare Book Cataloging Librarian will be responsible for performing original and copy cataloging for a diverse range of materials in a variety of formats covering six centuries to full DCRM, RDA, and AACR2 original and complex copy cataloging standards…”
“The Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education (OML) at the University of Southern Maine seeks a … Cartographic Reference and Teaching Librarian to provide cartographic and geographic reference services and consultations both onsite and online; facilitate teaching, learning, and research with our special collections materials by university students and public patrons by reinforcing the significance of primary source materials as curricular resources in all formats; and assist in the maintenance and development of OML’s website content, including metadata…”
“The UConn School of Pharmacy seeks a Pharmacy Librarian to serve as a central partner in supporting and advancing research, teaching, and learning for School of Pharmacy students, faculty, and staff. Founded in 1925 as the Connecticut College of Pharmacy, the UConn School of Pharmacy enrolled 492 students in 2019 and has 42 full time faculty. The School of Pharmacy offers undergraduate (BS in Pharmacy Studies) and graduate (Pharm.D./Ph.D) degree programs…”
“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 using the electronic resource management system (ERMS), …”
“The Director of Library and Learning Commons will collaborate with the Associate Dean to provide leadership and direction for the Bristol Library and Learning Commons, as well as assist in the overall administration and day-to-day operation of the Bristol Library and Learning Commons in the Attleboro, New Bedford, and Taunton locations…”
Librarian – Department Head of Library Systems and Technology – University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX
“Librarian – Department Head of Library Systems & Technology provides vision and leadership in development and management of all libraries systems, networks, and information technology services to ensure a robust information technology infrastructure within the Libraries…”
“… Reporting to the Assistant Director for Research and Education, this position is responsible for planning, promoting, and providing a broad range of information services, grounded in evidence-based practice, including research support to faculty, staff, students, and researchers. As liaison to the College of Nursing, the successful candidate will actively engage with users to develop and deliver course content to support teaching and learning in curriculum-integrated and library instruction settings…”
“The University of Arizona Libraries (UAL) seeks an experienced, engaged and imaginative Director to lead our University of Arizona Health Sciences Library (UAHSL). The Director serves as the key administrator responsible for coordinating UAHSL programming and initiatives, facilitates a shared vision for the library, and provides leadership for the role of the library in support of University of Arizona Health Sciences strategic initiatives. The Director has administrative responsibility for all of UAHSL, and reports to the UAL Associate Dean…”
“The University of Mount Union (UMU) seeks a dynamic and engaged professional to lead the Main Library and Sturgeon Music Library as the next director of libraries. This new leader will collaborate with campus constituents on initiatives that increase access to meaningful learning resources and support student success. Duties encompass administration of staffing, planning, budgeting, and policy for Main Library and Music Library…”
Cataloging and Metadata Services/Senior Assistant Librarian – Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY
“… Under the direction of the Director of Collection and Resource Management, the Head of Cataloging and Metadata Services is a full-time, tenure-track position providing leadership, guidance, and expertise to the department, including supervision of faculty librarians and professional staff…”
“… The Assessment-Data Management Librarian is a catalyst for positive change in all areas of library services. With an eye to campus engagement, the individual designs and coordinates innovative projects that reimagine and expand the Library’s role in the 21st century university…
“Working collaboratively, the University Librarian develops and articulates the strategic mission of the library into concrete objectives for the students, faculty, University, and the local community. The University Librarian advances the implementation of innovative approaches to library management and services and demonstrates a deep commitment to diversity and intercultural goals of the institution…”
“Torreyson Library at the University of Central Arkansas is seeking an innovative and collaborative individual to become the Head of Special Collections/University Archivist. This person will be responsible for all aspects of the administration and development of the department. He or she may also participate in library reference and instruction services and will be expected to integrate the special collections and archives with broader library service programs…”
“The Fulton Library at Utah Valley University is searching for an innovative and team-oriented librarian to oversee the operations of the library technical services staff and manage the technical aspects of cataloging, receiving and serials activity. The technical services librarian will also provide professional reference, conduct information literacy instruction sessions to the diverse campus community, and represent the library on regional or university committee or task forces and in campus outreach liaison roles…”
“The Sonoma State University Library seeks a … librarian to join our team. This new tenure-track position will provide leadership and direct the creation, implementation, and assessment of online learning services and programs that support the Library in research services, instruction, and outreach, as well as University goals for student success…”
“The University of Northern Iowa’s (UNI) Rod Library seeks a … individual to serve as Associate University Librarian, Content Discovery. Rod Library, located at the heart of campus, serves more than 12,000 students, faculty, and staff at one of three public universities in Iowa. The Library includes the UNI Museum and the HNI Corporation Instructional Resources & Technology Services (IRTS), which is located in the Schindler Education Center…”
“The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library seeks a creative, student-oriented librarian to provide leadership in the area of business librarianship. The Entrepreneurship Librarian will collaborate with librarians, teaching faculty, and campus administrators and staff on the development of innovative services and support for instruction and research in the College of Business. This is a newly created, 12-month tenure-track faculty position…”
“… Reporting to the University Librarian and working closely with academic Programs and other departments, coordinates and communicates the adoption, procurement, and distribution process of print and online curricular materials as well as major program level curriculum changes…”
Clark College is currently accepting applications for two tenure-track Reference and Instruction Librarians. Clark librarians engage with other faculty to deliver information literacy instruction through active learning to students at multiple campus locations as well as online. These positions will actively contribute to current and future Open Educational Resources (OER) efforts as they continue to be developed at Clark College, including advocacy for OER adoption, fostering partnerships and collaborative opportunities, and campus engagement… These positions begins September 11, 2020…”
“The University of Idaho Special Collections and Archives specializes in the acquisitions, preservation, and use of research materials that document the cultural and environmental history of Idaho and the region. It is also the home of the International Jazz Collections and the University Archives. The collection contains manuscripts, recordings, photographs, maps, monographs, and some artifacts… Faculty status, rank negotiable, 12-month appointment. This position offers the successful candidate an excellent career opportunity as a university faculty member and academic librarian.”
“East Carolina University’s Joyner Library is seeking a collaborative, innovative, and creative leader to serve as the Head of Library Technology Services (LTS) department. Reporting to the Assistant Director for Discovery and Technology Services, the Head of LTS supervises a team of programmers and technology professionals which supports the digitization, web, hardware, and software application development needs of ECU Libraries…”
“California State University, Bakersfield (CSUB) invites applications and nominations for the position of Dean of the University Library. The person selected for this position will serve as the university’s administrative leader for the library and library services and will report to the Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs…”
“… Reporting to the Dean of Libraries and as a member as University of Arkansas Libraries’ senior administrative team, the Associate Dean for Research and Learning leads the Libraries’ programs supporting teaching and learning, research and reference support, access to the physical collections, public spaces, and anticipated digital scholarship offerings. The initial portfolio of responsibilities includes oversight for User Services, Interlibrary Loan and Document Delivery, Instruction and Liaison Services, as well as three branch libraries (Chemistry and Biochemistry, Fine Arts, and Physics)…”
“The Ferris Library for Information, Technology, & Education (FLITE) at Ferris State University (Big Rapids, Michigan) seeks a Systems Librarian to ensure that library systems and services support and enhance student learning. Primary responsibilities include system administration of the main library management system, other enterprise applications, and seamless integration of all electronic library services for both FLITE and Kendall College of Art and Design Library…”
“The Ferris Library for Information, Technology & Education (FLITE) at Ferris State University (Big Rapids, Michigan) seeks a … user-focused First-Year Experience librarian. FLITE is a teaching library where librarians are engaged in library instruction and information literacy skill development…”
“… The University of Kentucky Libraries is vital to fulfilling the goals of enhancing and expanding the university’s research enterprise, and we are looking for a creative, collaborative, and engaged library professional to provide innovative services in the position of Research Data Services Librarian…”
Chemical and Physical Sciences Librarian and Assistant Professor, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS
The University of Mississippi Libraries seeks an … user-focused professional to join the STEM team. This position will serve as the library subject specialist for chemical and physical science information and data. The successful candidate will play a key role in expanding the breadth and depth of research support offered to the STEM disciplines by engaging with researchers on their work, data, and information needs and articulating the role the Library can play…”
This position is a 12-month tenure-track faculty appointment at the Assistant Professor level. This is a calendar year appointment with an expected start date of August 2020. This position reports to the Chair, Technical Services and Dean, University Libraries.
Library Services seeks an … professional for the position of Cataloging and Metadata Librarian. This is an MSCA tenure-track, library faculty position. The successful candidate will manage the Technical Services unit and will provide access to library resources, in support of the University’s missions for teaching and learning, research and creative endeavors, and student success and achievement. This position reports to the Director of Library Services.
“Reporting to the Director of Library Information Technology and Digital Services, the Assistant University Librarian for Metadata Services provides leadership in all areas related to descriptive metadata and supervises approximately 50 staff, including six direct reports. They participate in setting the strategic direction of the Library IT, Imaging, and Metadata Services department, and collaborate with colleagues in Special Collections to set metadata policies across the Library…”
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.