ATG Job Bank 5/29/19 – Librarians

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The Iowa State University Library is seeking applications for the Head of Collections and Open Strategies. The successful candidate (Librarian II or III) will lead a newly created department that will increase the impact and reach of ISU’s research and scholarship by actively supporting, innovating, and advancing open and sustainable models for knowledge generation, dissemination, and publishing…”

The Brandeis Library is currently seeking candidates for the position of Acquisitions Librarian. At Brandeis University, our mission and history are rooted in the pursuit of social justice, thus we aim to include this value in all that we do. We are seeking candidates with a variety of social identities, including those who have been underrepresented in higher education, who possess skills that spark innovation and who are committed to building, engaging with, and sustaining a pluralistic, unified, and just campus community…”

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries seeks a pro-active and innovative librarian to provide leadership and expertise for acquisition functions across all subject areas, formats and channels of delivery. This new position, in the Collections, Acquisitions and Discovery (CAD) division will report to the Head of Continuing Resources and Collections (CRaC), and will play a lead role as the CRaC department evolves and expands its acquisitions activities. The incumbent will have direct supervisory responsibility for operations, workflows and special projects involving ordering, payment, receipt, processing and access to information resources of all types…”

McGill University Library & Archives seeks a …  individual for the temporary position of Digital Collections & Copyright Librarian. The ideal candidate will have an excellent command of technology in general, and possess specific systems-related talents such as finding opportunities to automate repetitive tasks and understanding the difficulty level for implementation of different technical design options…”

“The University of Colorado Boulder Libraries seeks an Applied Sciences Librarian to support research and teaching and provideliaison services to departments in the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences (assignments determined based on experience and education of the incumbent). This position will provide innovative, responsive services to the assigned departments and the college as a whole. This position reports to the Director of the Sciences Department, and is part of a team of liaison librarians in the Libraries Sciences Department…”

“…Under the direct supervision of the Coordinator of Serials, the essential duties and responsibilities include collaboration with relevant personnel and departments in the cataloging of electronic resources; contributing to the development of a virtual research database by performing original and copy cataloging of electronic resources and cataloging of other materials representing all levels of difficulty, all subjects and languages, and all formats according to RDA, AACR2, LCRIs, LCSH, LC classification and MARC formats…”

“… The AUL for Research will be responsible for leading the library’s Research Division and will clearly and effectively create, articulate and implement strategic directions and objectives for the library with an emphasis on inclusivity and interdependence. We are seeking a leader who demonstrates a deep understanding of and enthusiasm for the evolving role of a leading research library as we continually transform services in fulfillment of our mission…”

“… As the Librarian for Geospatial Data and Systems you will have the opportunity to work with our students and faculty while providing meaningful research and guidance that’s tailored for geospatial approaches across disciplines. This newly designed role is perfect for someone with a Master’s degree in library and information science, geospatial information systems, geography or related field. Preferred candidates will also have experience with open source GIS software and tools, including Leaflet, Grass, QGis and GeoServer to name a few…”

“Reporting to the Metadata Management Librarian, the Cataloging & Metadata Librarian will perform original and complex copy cataloging for materials in all formats including print, video, special collections and rare books, digital files, streaming video, and electronic resources. The position will strengthen the discovery of the Libraries’ collections by creating original MARC metadata records following RDA and AACR2 standards, as well as other non-MARC metadata related formats (e.g., Dublin Core, MODS, METS)…”

The University of Texas Libraries invites applications for the position of Liaison Librarian for Biosciences. This position will provide innovative services to faculty and students in the life sciences. They will serve as a key member of the STEM and Social Sciences Engagement Team within the Research Support and Digital Initiatives department of the Academic Engagement division, collaborating with colleagues to advance and transform our liaison program in response to new modes of scholarship, teaching and learning…”

Data Services Specialists play a critical role in academic research and instruction at Princeton University. We are looking for a Data Services Specialist to help our world class researchers. Princeton juniors and seniors are required to conduct substantive independent research including a senior thesis. While faculty and graduate research is a substantial part of our service, undergraduate assistance forms the bulk. The DSS provides direct assistance in a lab environment. For more detail on Data and Statistical Services, see

‘…The Head of the Digital Scholarship Services (DSS) Department is responsible for planning, implementing, and managing an active, comprehensive digital scholarship program that meets the needs of a growing campus and the evolving environment of scholarly communication. Within the UCI Libraries, the Head of DSS and team members often partner with library managers, research librarians, and staff on initiatives and services…”

The University of Texas Libraries invites applications for the position of Liaison Librarian for Communication. This position will provide innovative services to faculty and students in the Moody College of Communication and the School of Information. They will serve as key member of the STEM and Social Sciences Engagement Team within the Research Support and Digital Initiatives department of the Academic Engagement division, collaborating with colleagues to advance and transform our liaison program in response to new modes of scholarship, teaching and learning.

“…Reporting to the Assistant Director, the ILR Research and Data Librarian will provide targeted research support and instruction to the ILR School and broader disciplinary communities in labor and employment relations, with a focus on social science data discovery, analysis, and management. The incumbent will work with a cohesive team of reference staff and collaborate with other data support stakeholders within CUL and across the university…”

Cornell University Library’s department of Research and Learning Services (R&LS), Olin & Uris Libraries, is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Research Services Lead.

The Research Services Lead has primary responsibility for developing forward-looking strategies and services to support research in the humanities and social sciences. The incumbent contributes to planning, providing and assessing a wide range of traditional and innovative collection development and selection services, in addition to instruction, outreach and reference/consultation services…”

“The Harvard Law School Library (“HLSL”) seeks a skilled, innovative, and collaborative professional to join the team as its Librarian/Archivist for Digital Projects. Reporting to the Manager of the Digital Lab, this position will work cooperatively between the Harvard Law School Library Digital Lab and Historical & Special Collections (HSC) teams. The split of responsibilities is expected to be 70% Digital Lab and 30% HSC-related activities. However, these activities are in many instances cross-departmental…”

“… Reporting to the Head of the Research, Outreach and Instruction Department (ROI), the Data Services Coordinator will support the data needs of faculty, staff, and students at UNCGreensboro by coordinating data service initiatives across the libraries. The Coordinator will also provide oversight for government information. The UNC Greensboro University Libraries are a selective Federal Depository and a North Carolina Depository…”

‘… Reporting to the Associate Chief Librarian of Special Collections, the incumbent will provide leadership for the overall operation and administration of the University of Toronto Archives and Records Management Services (UTARMS). Established in 1965, the University Archives is responsible for the preservation and use of University records as well as the records of University-related individuals and organizations…”

“… Reporting to the Director of Collections & Discovery, the Electronic Resources Librarians share in the responsibility for the acquisition and management of electronic and subscription resources for the USF Library System. Responsibilities will include: vendor negotiations, management of e-resources (including serials), collecting and analyzing data and preparing reports, reviewing workflows for efficiency and effectiveness, managing discovery and access, serving on relevant library and university committees, and participating in professional organizations that focus on e-resources…”

“John J. Burns Library, Boston College seeks an experienced, professional archivist to fill the new position of Accessioning Archivist. Reporting to the Head of Archives, the Accessioning Archivist will oversee and shepherd materials through the special collections acquisition process. This person will focus on documenting, stabilizing, and assessing unique archival acquisitions, improving workflows, and creating documentation. This work includes coordinating with internal and external stakeholders, particularly related to agreements, preservation, and shipping…”

“William Paterson University invites applications for a twelve month tenure-track position as a Systems Librarian. Under the direct supervision of the Head of Library Information Systems, the Systems Librarian is primarily responsible for the administration of all components and delivery of technical support for the library’s library services platform/integrated library system. The successful candidate participates in departmental planning and projects, as well as the User Education and Liaison programs.  Serves on Library, University, regional and national committees as appropriate…”

“The collections & processing archivist works collaboratively to ensure preservation of and access to archival and special collections that document and support Hampshire College’s mission… Reporting to the director of the library, the collections and processing archivist creates better access to the College’s unique collections by assessing needs and priorities for the archival & art collections and provides leadership on digital projects. Priority will be on processing collections and developing good collections stewardship and relationships with donors…”

Reporting to Director of the East Asia Library, the Japanese Cataloger/EAL Serials & E-Resources Librarian provides original, enhancement and complex copy cataloging for Japanese materials in all formats, including Japanese classic and rare books, historical maps and media materials. The position provides original, enhancement and complex copy cataloging for electronic resources and serials including electronic journals, e-books, and databases in the CJK languages; and maintains cataloging records received from vendors…

Reporting to the Head of Reference, Outreach and Instruction (ROI) in the Healey Library, the Reference and Instruction Librarian provides in-depth library research and instructional support at the University of Massachusetts Boston.  This entry level full-time position will collaborate with colleagues in the library and across campus to instruct, engage and support the nearly 17,000 students, and 1,100 faculty in the full range of library resources and services, on and off campus…”

“… The Social Science Liaison and Reference Librarian supports the teaching and research activities of the University by developing and managing–in all relevant formats–the Library’s collection in Psychology, Education, Communications and other subject areas as assigned; by providing research, reference, and instructional services; and by coordinating the content and organization of appropriate Web pages. The incumbent also supports geospatial and quantitative research in the social sciences more broadly…”

The primary assignment of the Reference and Instruction Librarian is to provide reference, instruction, and collection development, with particular emphasis on resources and services that support international students and the University`s programs in public affairs and related disciplines, such as political science, criminal justice, public administration, and homeland security.


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