ATG Job Bank 4/4/17

Professional Career Opportunities

“The Director of the Digital Research Commons will be a key leader in UH Libraries expansion of services for advancing the digital research productivity of UH faculty, staff, and students. Reporting to the Head of Digital Research Services, the director will manage the day-to-day activities of the Digital Research Commons. Coordinating with Libraries’ external partners, including the UH Division of Research, the Center for Advanced Computing and Data Services, and colleges, the director will contribute to faculty and student digital scholarship projects by providing services for collaboration, program planning, and interdisciplinary digital projects…”


“…The Campus Libraries Curricular Content Librarian provides leadership in the coordination of library services in support of the provision of curricular content, including traditional reserves services and emerging opportunities such as e-textbooks, open educational resources, and streaming media. Housed in College Library, the Curricular Content Librarian will report to the director of College Library. The librarian will oversee campus-wide curricular content services and coordinate reserves across library locations. As the number of library locations providing physical reserves decreases, the Curricular Content Librarian will manage a transition to a centralized budget and approach to the provision of reserves in a coordinated way…”


“…Reports to the Director of Scholarly Communication and works with her to set priorities, assign responsibilities and direct activities associated with scholarly communication initiatives and services. The Assistant Director of Scholarly Communication and Institutional Repository Manager oversees collections and provides user support for Virginia Tech’s 60,000-item institutional repository, VTechWorks…”


DAVIDSON COLLEGE, a private liberal arts college located 20 miles north of Charlotte, North Carolina, invites applications for a full-time Electronic Resources Librarian. The Electronic Resources Librarian works with all departments within the library and ITS to manage electronic resources and affected systems. This librarian coordinates quantitative statistical analysis, including but not limited to collecting, analyzing and reporting on usage of electronic and print collections…”


“…Reporting to the Resource Description Coordinator, the Metadata Services Librarian works within the Division’s Resource Description Group (RDG).  The RDG is responsible for describing and providing access for library collections in all formats.  The Metadata Services Librarian is primarily responsible for creating original metadata, complex metadata revision, and authority work for the library’s general and special collections…”


“The University of North Texas (UNT) seeks an … candidate for Dean of Libraries. The Dean will provide strategic direction and vision for the library, working with talented and accomplished librarians, staff, faculty, and students to meet the university’s educational mission and ambitious goals for growth. This position reports to the Provost/Vice President for Academic Affairs and is a member of the Dean’s Council…”


“Macalester College DeWitt Wallace Library seeks a collaborative and innovative Electronic Resources Librarian. The Electronic Resources Librarian provides expertise in managing and overseeing the electronic resources collection, coordinating activities related to acquiring and providing access to electronic resources, and strategically planning for the future of the electronic resources collection…”


“The Assistant Director for Stanford’s Science & Engineering Branch Libraries supervises the Terman Engineering Library and the Robin Li & Melissa Ma Science Library, two large branches in the Science and Engineering Resource Group (SERG). The Assistant Director oversees a staff of 7.0 FTE librarians, 6.75 FTE library support staff, and student assistants in developing collections and providing library services to the faculty, staff and students in a variety of STEM disciplines, and participates in the senior management for Stanford’s Science & Engineering Resource Group…”


“…Reporting to the Assistant Director for Access & Information Services, the Access Services Librarian plans, organizes, supervises, and coordinates services and staff for circulation, course reserves, stacks, related patron services such as reciprocal borrowing and coordinates with professional staff who maintain the building. The Access Services Librarian develops and implements policies and procedures for circulation, course reserves, copiers and copyright policies, and coordinates procedures with relevant Library and University units…”


“The University of Virginia Library seeks a Music Metadata Librarian for its Metadata Creation & Organization unit…

Within Collections Access & Discovery, Metadata Creation & Organization facilitates access to library-owned content that is undescribed or under described, participates in partnerships to share expertise and provide innovation in data management, and engages fully in the mission of the University of Virginia. Reporting to the Manager of Metadata Creation & Organization, the Music Metadata Librarian supports that mission by collaborating with colleagues within and outside of the department and Library to ensure appropriate and timely access to music materials, including printed, audio/visual, and digital formats…”


“The University of Wisconsin-Madison, School of Medicine and Public Health invites applications and nominations for the position of Director of the Health Sciences Library…

The library directly “supports the Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy, UW Health, and various departments such as occupational therapy, kinesiology and others. The Ebling Library, along with the Law Library, is independent of, but works collaboratively with, the general library system of the campus. The Health Sciences Libraries advance the teaching and research mission with holdings that exceed 400,000 print volumes and 20,000 ejournals…”


“…The Head of Library and Archives is responsible for administering, planning, organizing, and managing all aspects of the information management policies and procedures of the Auerbach Art Library and the Museum Archives in accordance with ALA and SAA best practices. This includes collection development, professional reference services, bibliographic instruction, preservation management, preparing and monitoring statistics, and budget management…”


“The Executive Director is “responsible for leading, developing, coordinating, and managing all aspects of library resources and services to ensure the Library excels in the provision of support for teaching, learning, and research…”


“Baker Library Special Collections is seeking an innovative and enthusiastic special collections professional who is eager to lead a collaborative reference and public services team in providing outstanding reference and research support to the Harvard University scholarly community as well as visiting scholars from around the world both within the reading room and virtually…”


“The Houghton Library, part of the Harvard College Library, is seeking a Project Archivist. This residency, in partnership with the ACRL Diversity Alliance and Harvard’s Administrative Fellowship Program, strives to attract talented early career librarians, and in particular, members of historically underrepresented groups, to provide meaningful professional working experience and cultivate the professional goals and interests of the fellow…”


“Central Washington University in Ellensburg, WA invites applications for a Scholarly Communications Librarian, assistant professor, tenure-track faculty position. Screening begins April 10, 2017.

For detailed position description & to apply online, visit: https://careers.cwu.edu (Job ID: 1199)…”


“Assistant/Associate Dean for Instruction and User Services will provide leadership and vision for the Sueltenfuss Library’s information literacy program and user services. As a member of the management team, this position will participate in setting the library’s strategic direction and pursue specific partnerships with other campus units to achieve the library’s vision of an omnipresent, integrated, campus-wide knowledge resource for 21st century learning and scholarship…”


“The University of Prince Edward Island invites applications for an … academic librarian, with an aptitude for scholarly repositories and data management, traditional and emerging forms of scholarly dissemination, experience supporting health sciences, and a strong service orientation to fill a permanent-track position. This position is subject to budgetary approval…”


“…Reporting to the Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education, the Inclusion and Accessibility Librarian will guide and support the Libraries’ efforts to promote inclusion and accessibility including goal-setting, planning, assessment, and advocacy. This individual will consult directly with our leadership team and will collaborate widely across our library, within the University, with other academic libraries and throughout higher education. In addition, as the Libraries’ expert on accessibility, this individual will oversee the Libraries’ assistive technology and accessibility services, working directly with Libraries clientele and staff as needed…”


“The Web Services Librarian is responsible for the planning, design, maintenance, and evaluation of the Library’s web presence to improve user experience, and ensure reliable operation of the Library’s web content. This position is also expected to teach library information and research classes to both undergraduate and graduate students, and participate in the development of the Library’s instruction program…”

“…Under the direction of the Direction of Collection and Resource Management, the Head of Serials and Electronic Resources Management provides leadership, guidance, and expertise to the departments, including supervision of faculty librarians and professional staff. The Head of Serials and Electronic Resources Management will be expected to conduct research and scholarship, and participate in faculty governance, committee works, and continuing professional development consistent with University standards for promotion and tenure. As a faculty librarian, the successful incumbent will take an active role in liaison, reference and instruction duties…”


“…Under the direction of the Direction of Collection and Resource Management, the Head of Serials and Electronic Resources Management provides leadership, guidance, and expertise to the departments, including supervision of faculty librarians and professional staff. The Head of Serials and Electronic Resources Management will be expected to conduct research and scholarship, and participate in faculty governance, committee works, and continuing professional development consistent with University standards for promotion and tenure. As a faculty librarian, the successful incumbent will take an active role in liaison, reference and instruction duties…”


This is a 12-month faculty position with responsibilities for management of library systems and infrastructure including the integrated library system and electronic resources platforms. Additionally, this position creates and maintains metadata and bibliographic records for all library materials. Start date is August 1, 2017.
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