ATG Job Bank 8/23/14

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Professional Career Opportunities 

  • University of Connecticut
  • Mount Holyoke College
  • University of Kansas
  • St. Edward’s University, TX
  • Rochester Institute of Technology, NY (2 positions)
  • University of Nevada. Las Vegas
  • Tufts University
  • Miami University, OH


The University of Connecticut (UConn), … seeks applications for the position of Associate University Librarian Collections and Discovery.

This senior management position, reporting to the Vice Provost for University Libraries, will provide strong leadership and oversight for a new programmatic area that supports the University of Connecticut community’s research, teaching, and scholarship. The Collections and Discovery Area supports acquisitions, metadata services, electronic resource management, document delivery-interlibrary loan resource sharing, and discovery services. As part of the Vice Provost’s Council, the AUL works collaboratively with the Vice Provost and senior administration, responsible for the overall success of the University Libraries in meeting the teaching, learning, and research needs of the University of Connecticut.  Additionally, this position will be actively engaged in the development, implementation and evaluation of Library goals and objectives as well as assist in developing polices and strategic decisions…

Mount Holyoke College… seeks a … chief information officer and executive director of Library, Information, and Technology Services (LITS). LITS is a deeply blended, national award-winning Library and IT organization which has operated as a cohesive information division for over a decade. The next CIO will build on the strengths of the College’s information landscape and the LITS organization, forge a strategic direction for the coming years, and enhance service excellence in support of the teaching and research missions…

The University of Kansas (KU) is looking for a Licensing Rights Management Specialist to provide significant support in the negotiation and management of licenses, copyright, and other digital rights related to the acquisitions and renewal of content for KU Libraries. This position reports to the Interim Head of Acquisitions. Between July-December 2014, the KU Libraries Acquisitions Department will undergo a comprehensive workflow analysis in order to transition into a larger blended department with Resource Sharing…

St. Edward’s University (Austin, TX) is looking for a … person to become our new Electronic and Continuing Resources Librarian. Manage a significant collection of databases, journals (including traditional print serials) and other electronic and continuing resources for a dynamic small university in Austin, Texas. The ECR librarian prepares, implements, and manages the policies, practices, priorities, work-flow, and staff of the Electronic and Continuing Resources Section and also manages the Section’s day-to-day operation. This full-time position reports to the library director. Available immediately.

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The Digital Initiatives Librarian works collaboratively to assess and implement initiatives related to digital content in the library, archives and special collections; develop and implement digital preservation strategies and policies, develop new digital library offerings; outreach to the campus on the library’s digital and open access projects and services; advance infrastructure supporting digital and archival library collections; and identify and help develop technologies for these purposes and in support of digital initiatives across campus…

The Emerging Technologies Librarian is a member of the IT Support and Development Department within The Wallace Center, Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT.) This position will identify and implement innovative uses of emerging information and web technologies to enhance the delivery of online content in a university setting including projects related to libraries, instruction, and student learning…

This faculty position, reporting to the Head, Digital Collections, is primarily responsible for managing digital library workflow as part of a fast-paced and highly collaborative team. The librarian is responsible for coordinating several functional areas of a growing digital library; including: management of a digitization lab and scanning operations, digital file management and digital preservation; metadata and linked open data creation, quality control for large scale production, and administration of specialized digital asset management software (currently CONTENTdm)…

Responsible for collection development and management for science departments:
* Selects materials in all formats, except videos
* Monitors science account funds and creates annual budget allocations
* Monitors science approval plans
* Monitors serials holdings, both print and electronic
* Conducts faculty outreach to science departments, working with research & instruction librarian colleagues
* Collaborates with the librarian for engineering and the medical …

The Miami University Libraries are seeking a …  professional to serve as the Head of Special Collections and Archives, reporting to the Assistant Dean for Technical Services and Special Collections, the Head will supervise a combined department consisting of the Walter Havighurst Special Collections, the Miami University Archives, and the Western College Memorial Archives. The Head of Special Collections & Archives (HSCA) provides leadership and vision for the department and oversees and ensures the maintenance of high standards for all department activities. The Head participates with other library managers in the development and management of customer focused library services…

The Film Preservation & Digitization Librarian is a member of the Media Library in the Special Libraries Division at the University of North Texas Libraries. This position will oversee preservation related activities for a broad range of audiovisual formats within the UNT Libraries’ collections. This position reports to the Head, Media Library but will work closely with other departments and librarians involved in audiovisual collection areas and digital services.

 (A hat tip to Simply Hired and ALA JobList)


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