Professional Career Opportunities
- City College of New York;
- Yale University;
- University of South Carolina;
- Mississippi State University;
- Princeton University;
- Harvard University, Harvard Business School;
- University of Michigan Law Library;
- Wesleyan University;
- Washington State University;
- UC Berkeley;
- Riverside City College, CA;
- Wheaton College, IL;
- Suffolk University, MA;
- Texas A&M University;
- Springfield Technical Community College, MA;
- University of Dayton;
- Framingham State University, MA;
- Cameron University, OK;
- Brown University, RI;
- Fitchburg State University, MA;
“The City College of New York seeks an … Electronic Resources Librarian with experience in acquiring, licensing, accessing and assessing electronic resources. Reporting to the Associate Dean and Chief Librarian, the person will collaborate to support the City College (CCNY) curriculum through effective integration of e-resources into the library website and promote effective use of e-resources to all college users. Good technical as well as customer service skills are essential to this position…”
“Reporting to the Director of Collection Development, the Collection Development Librarian is an operational position with responsibilities for collection funds management, collection development training, and collection assessment. The professional in this position will coordinate and collaborate with colleagues across the Yale University Library system in the implementation of collection development strategies and operations…”
“…The Collection Development Analyst will support the title selection, subject headings, and evaluation processes associated with H.W. Wilson Core Collections, Book Review Digest, and Sears List of Subject Headings. The Analyst applies knowledge and skills to manage and ensure the high quality, completeness, accuracy, and currency of the content included in the products mentioned above and performs competitive intelligence for all related content…”
“Reporting to the Digital Initiatives Librarian, the Digital Collections Librarian is responsible for managing the numerous and varied digitization projects pursued by the Digital Collections unit. He/she will direct a staff of students and part-time employees carrying out scanning, application of metadata and overall digital asset management and collaborate with curators and librarians in the six special collections within the University of South Carolina Libraries as well as other librarians and external partners…”
“The Mississippi State University Libraries is looking for a … colleague to join our team! The Assistant Professor/Thesis-Dissertation Format Review Librarian will supervise the Office of Thesis and Dissertation Review in the Mississippi State University Libraries. This office works with graduate students, faculty, and the MSU Graduate School to assist students in the thesis and dissertation process…”
“Princeton University Library seeks a … library professional to lead the Donald E. Stokes Library for Public & International Affairs, including the Ansley J. Coale Population Research Collection. See: http://library.princeton.edu/stokes
The Head of Stokes Library is the primary liaison to the faculty, students, staff and visiting scholars of the Woodrow Wilson School, including its Office of Population Research (OPR) and 19 centers of excellence in education and multidisciplinary research in public policy and international affairs…”
“…With a team of librarians, researchers, educators, statisticians, journalists, information management professionals, product designers, and archivists, Knowledge and Library Services (KLS) offers unparalleled resources and services to the HBS community. The Research Data Program was created to help Harvard Business School faculty evaluate, acquire, use, manage and archive data for their research.
This position manages the Research Data Program and is a key member of the Baker Library Collections team, ensuring that Harvard Business School and Harvard University have access to premier library collections and information resources…”
“The University of Michigan Law Library seeks a Serials & Collection Management Librarian to join our highly engaged and collaborative team of librarians dedicated to building and preserving one of the most comprehensive law library collections in the country. This opportunity is an excellent one for librarians interested in developing or strengthening their management and administrative skills…”
“…Reporting to the Caleb T. Winchester University Librarian the Associate University Librarian for Research and Access Services. works closely with the Senior Library Management Team and serves as the Librarian-in-Charge in absence of the University Librarian…
The Associate Librarian has responsibility for the overall administration and coordination of the Library’s public-facing services, and will play a vital role in helping implement the vision for the future…”
“As part of a larger functional team, comprised of personnel from the Libraries Systems Office, the Center for Digital Scholarship and Curation, and Manuscripts, Archives and Special Collections at Washington State University, this position will be the primary technical advocate for the creation and curation of sustainable digital collections. This position will support existing digital repository software solutions including: CONTENTdm, Omeka, DSpace, Mukurtu, and Scalar. This position will also take a lead role in molding the overall digital infrastructure and preservation plans at the Washington State University Libraries…”.
The University of California, Berkeley is seeking a Project Archivist to process thirteen Environmentally-focused collections as part of a National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) funded project. This is a temporary, two-year appointment. The successful candidate will have demonstrated skills in arrangement and description of manuscript materials, have strong writing and oral communications skills, and have demonstrated proficiency at meeting goals and deadlines.
This is a two year, temporary appointment available starting July 2017.
“Riverside City College is seeking … candidates for the position of Outreach Librarian/Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will plan, implement, and assess library in-reach/outreach programs across college and community groups to facilitate student information literacy and address the academic support needs of non-traditional, underrepresented, and transfer students…”
“Wheaton College (IL) invites applications for the position of Continuing Resources Librarian. This is a non-tenure-track library faculty position, with rank and salary dependent upon qualifications. Excellent benefits package, including mortgage and tuition assistance programs.
This position manages all aspects of ensuring timely access to continuing resources in all formats, including their receipt and cataloging/metadata, using such platforms as SFX, Voyager, CORAL (an open-source ERM), OCLC’s WorldShare Management System Collection Manager, and EZproxy…”
“Suffolk University is seeking qualified candidates to consider for the Electronic Resources Librarian position. This role provides leadership in the acquisition, evaluation, and management of a wide range of electronic resources including databases, journals and reference sources. S/he is the primary administrator of the integrated library system and provides innovative leadership for technology solutions…”
“Texas A&M University Libraries seeks a … professional to join the team as an Electronic Resources Librarian. The Libraries have a healthy resource budget of nearly $14 million for electronic resources. This is a tenure-track academic appointment, carrying full faculty status and responsibilities including librarianship, scholarship, and professional service to meet both the Libraries’ and University’s requirements for promotion and tenure…”
“Springfield Technical Community College seeks applicants for the position of the Dean of Library Services. The person filling this position is committed to student success in one of the most important and visible departments at the College. Working with and under the supervision of the Vice President for Academic Affairs, this dean is responsible for the overall leadership of and administration of the college’s library with the primary goal of supporting students, faculty and staff…”
“The University of Dayton Libraries seeks an … early-career professional to join the Information Acquisition & Organization Division as the Discovery Services Librarian. This is a full-time (12-month) tenure-track faculty position reporting to the Director of Information Acquisition & Organization.
This position will play an integral role in the development, implementation, and evolution of strategies and services for the seamless discovery of library resources and the continuous improvement of the user experience…”
“… GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: The Access Services Librarian reports to and consults with the Dean of the Library on matters affecting public services and policies, and on all matters pertaining to the security and use of the library building. The Access Services Librarian performs a variety of managerial and operational duties that requires knowledge of library systems and procedures to provide access to the collection and assist patrons in the use of library resources and services. This highly visible position involves actively assisting library patrons and monitoring multiple library functions…”
“The Electronic Resources & Library Systems Coordinator provides leadership for the development of the library’s electronic resources, integrated library system (ILS), and website. The person in this position identifies and evaluates emerging technologies related to the acquisition and maintenance of the library’s electronic resources, ILS, and website, and makes recommendations regarding those technologies to the Director of Library Services. This position requires reference desk work (including occasional evenings and weekends), collection development activities, liaison work, participation in the library’s general assessment and planning activities, teaching information literacy sessions, and other duties as assigned…”
Brown University seeks an experienced… individual for the position of Assistant University Archivist.
Reporting to the University Archivist, the Assistant University Archivist will participate in all aspects of University Archives & Manuscripts with a focus on supervision, acquisitions, arrangement and description, exhibits, technology, and digital projects.
“The executive director will possess the vision and leadership skills necessary to advance the library and its core mission, to expand its role within the university’s curriculum and community, and to lead the development of creative and innovative programming. Experience in library management, including strategic planning and assessment, is essential. The executive director should also have experience with the latest developments in pedagogy, as well as innovative library technologies and initiatives. The ideal candidate will possess understanding of the tenure process and have experience working in a unionized environment…”