Part time South Branch Patron Assistant position available. This position is responsible for providing basic information services: ready reference, reader’s advisory and information and referral. Position includes staffing the public service desk, library instruction, compiling/assembling patron aids, developing bibliographic aids, maintaining files, performing circulation/registration functions, and providing basic computer/office equipment troubleshooting. Help with planning and presenting youth programs, assisting with collection development. There is extensive … Continue reading Mount Prospect, IL: Patron Assistant (p/t) – South Branch, Mount Prospect Public Library
Come join our team! The University of Pittsburgh Health Sciences Library System (HSLS) invites applications for the newly created position of Data Services Librarian. The main roles of this position will be to populate and promote the Library’s Data Catalog by creating and curating metadata to describe datasets generated by researchers in the schools of the health sciences (Medicine, Dental Medicine, Pharmacy, Nursing, Health and … Continue reading Pittsburgh, PA: Data Services Librarian, University of Pittsburgh Health Sciences Library System (HSLS)
The University of Georgia Libraries seeks a Learning Commons (LC) Research and Instruction Librarian who will be responsible for assisting students, faculty, and staff in making effective use of library resources through virtual and in-person reference assistance, class instruction sessions, and one-on-one consultations. The LC Research and Instruction Librarian provides research assistance in all subjects with a special focus on cultivating and maintaining strong relationships with faculty and students in assigned outreach departments within the College of Public Health. The LC Research and Instruction Librarian also teaches EndNote and develops research guides for faculty members who wish to incorporate library resources into their curriculum. The LC Research and Instruction Librarian reports to the Head of the Research and Instruction Department. Continue reading “Athens, GA: Learning Commons (LC) Research and Instruction Librarian, University of Georgia Libraries”
Link to job posting. Application Deadline: August 25, 2017 Continue reading Urbana, IL: Research Data Specialist, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Link to job posting. Deadline: August 7, 2017 Continue reading Madison, WI: Reference and Instruction Librarian, Wisconsin State Law Library
Seeking an experienced Public Services Supervisor (Librarian IV) to join our library leadership team. The Public Services Supervisor is actively involved in leading the reference, outreach, literature searching, circulation and interlibrary loan services that are coordinated through the Plummer Library, the Mayo Clinic’s largest library, located in downtown Rochester, Minnesota. This position reports to the Associate Director for the Mayo Clinic Libraries and supervises both professional librarians and support staff.
Responsibilities: The Public Services Supervisor (Librarian IV) serves as an integral member of the Mayo Clinic Libraries’ Leadership team. He/she demonstrates initiative, resourcefulness, originality of thought and approach in problem solving; investigates and proposes implementation of new methods, techniques, procedures, and services. A forward-thinking, outreach-minded person who focuses on excellence in customer service is the kind of leader we seek. A professional who offers friendly, encouraging, mentoring, and collaborative supervision while championing innovation and proactive performance will fit this position well.
Contributes to the profession, either by working in professional organizations or through involvement in research, writing, publishing, teaching or another relevant creative activity. Continue reading “Rochester, MN: Public Services Supervisor – (Librarian IV), Mayo Clinic Libraries”
Performs daily operations of library services including literature searches, reference interviews and questions, current awareness services, library instruction and reference desk operation and staffing. Ensures information needs of our constituents are met.
* Disseminates biomedical information and library services throughout Carolinas HealthCare System (CHS) and the Charlotte AHEC region through outreach visits, library services, technology, and training programs.
* Contributes to CHS, AHEC, and AHEC Library publications, newsletters, and/or calendars.
* Serves on CHS and AHEC committees as assigned.
* Represents the AHEC Library at local, regional, and statewide AHEC meetings pertinent to its operations and goals.
* Participates in outreach activities in compliance with the North Carolina AHEC mission.
* Assists with AHEC Library orientations. Continue reading “Charlotte, NC: Medical Librarian, Carolinas Healthcare System”
Are you our new librarian? We’re looking for a positive, dedicated librarian with top-notch programming skills, an affinity for working with older adults, and a passion for cataloging. The Monroe Public Library in Monroe, Wisconsin, has an opening for our Programming and Senior Outreach Librarian. This professional position serves patrons directly through programming and outreach and provides cataloging for part of the Library’s collection. The … Continue reading Monroe, WI: Programming and Senior Outreach Librarian, Monroe Public Library
The Johnson Creek Public Library is accepting applications from qualified candidates to fill the position of library director. This position is open due to the retirement of the current director. Applicants should be enthusiastic supporters of public libraries with a passion for cultivating learning and literacy, and engaging the community. A strong candidate will have an understanding of 21st Century skills with ability to triage basic problems; excellent communication skills; the ability to remain positive and flexible; and a demonstrated ability to lead people. Continue reading “Johnson Creek, WI: Library Director, Johnson Creek Public Library”
The Indiana University Bloomington Libraries seek a forward-thinking, motivational, and experienced librarian to lead the Libraries’ Research and Learning Services division. Depending on the qualifications and experience of the selected candidate, this hire may be at the tenured or tenure-track Associate Librarian or Librarian level. Reporting to the Dean of Libraries, the Associate Dean is a member of the Libraries’ senior leadership team and will join a vibrant, energized, and successful research library at a moment of exceptional opportunity and excitement. Recent significant investments in physical spaces have attracted students and scholars to the libraries in new ways. Investments in strategic areas such as teaching and learning and assessment are beginning to affect both the libraries’ effectiveness as well as campus strategies. Long-term close collaborations with critical campus partners, including the Provost’s office, University Information Technology Services, the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education, the Vice Provost for Research, the Council for Arts and Humanities, and the new Schools of Global and International Studies and Art + Design, are hallmarks of a campus culture that supports many successful services and collections. Continue reading “Bloomington, IN: Assoc. Dean for Research & Learning Services, Assoc. Librarian/Librarian, Indiana University Bloomington”