New Haven, CT; Assistant Director for Access Services, Yale University

Reporting to the Associate Director for Access and Research Services, the Assistant Director for Access Services provides oversight and coordination for a wide range of library services including: information desks, basic reference, circulation, course reserves, resource sharing, and stacks maintenance in a busy, service-focused visual and performing arts library. Participates in hiring, training, supervising, coaching, and evaluating the work of five FTE staff and a corps of student workers. S/he collaborates with other librarians to provide research support to Arts Library patrons using a wide range of superb digital and print resources, instructional and information technologies. Under the direction of the Associate Director for Access and Research Services, initiates and leads access services initiatives and teams comprised of librarians and library services assistants.

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Provo, UT; Physical and Mathematical Sciences Librarian, Brigham Young University

Physical and Mathematical Sciences Librarian
Harold B. Lee Library Job Announcement

Come join the Science and Engineering Department at Brigham Young University’s Harold B. Lee Library!

As the Physical and Mathematical Sciences Librarian, you will be involved with the latest research at Brigham Young University (BYU), working closely with faculty and students in a variety of disciplines including computer science, animation, physics, astronomy, and more. You’ll collaborate with faculty across campus as you teach library sessions for a broad range of courses, and you will work hands-on with emerging technologies like virtual reality.

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Mount Prospect, IL; Circulation Assistant, Mount Prospect Public Library

Full time Circulation Assistant position available. Major duties include staffing service desk and related circulation duties. Customer service experience highly desirable. Computer skills required. High school diploma required. Required to pass a skills exercise on the alphabetical and numerical arrangement of library materials. Bilingual a plus. $24,726 annual pay. IMRF and benefits.

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Philadelphia, PA; Head of Arts, Humanities, and Media, Temple University

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We are searching for a Head of the Arts, Humanities & Media Unit to lead a team of subject specialist librarians who will explore and experiment with new ways to exceed the expectations of our students, faculty and researchers for research, instruction and content-related services. Our new state-of-the-art library building, opening in 2019, is just one reason to explore your future at Temple Libraries. http://www.temple.edu/about/.

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NYC, NY; Digital Archivist and Librarian, American Jewish Historical Society

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Summary: This position is responsible for contributing to the AJHS archives team via technological and cataloging expertise. The position must also contribute to the management of archival and library collections. The successful candidate will combine an interest in archives and special collections with knowledge of metadata (and encoding) schema, website management, and data transformation (and management) skills. The candidate must also have excellent written communication skills, the ability to work in a team facing the challenges of updating outdated systems with limited resources, interpersonal negotiation and communication skills, and the ability to learn needed technologies and systems

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Pueblo, CO; Digitization Coordinator, Pueblo City County Library

Come work where history meets cutting edge technology!

PCCLD is seeking a part-time (20 hours per week) Digitization Coordinator, responsible for coordination of projects that promote the preservation and use of PCCLD’s Special Collections, including items of historical interest, valuable documents and photographs and other materials which preserve the heritage essential to understanding the local community, history, and culture. This position is responsible for converting archival materials to digital format as well as providing administrative support to the Special Collections and Museum Services Department.

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Washington DC; Digital Collections Specialist, Library of Congress

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About the Agency

These positions are located in the Digital Content Management Section, Digital Collections Management and Services Division, Technology Policy Directorate, Library Services.

The position description number for these positions is 349867.

The salary range indicated reflects the locality pay adjustments for the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan area.

The incumbents of these positions will work a flextime or compflex work schedule.

These are non-supervisory, bargaining unit positions.

Relocation expenses will not be authorized for the person(s) selected under this vacancy announcement.

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Plymouth, WI; Librarian, Department of Corrections

The Wisconsin Department of Corrections, Division of Adult Institutions is currently recruiting for a Librarian. This position will be located at our Kettle Moraine Correctional Institution; W9071 Forest Drive, Plymouth, WI (Sheboygan County).

Want to make a positive difference in the lives of others? Consider the Wisconsin Department of Corrections. We are focused on public safety through the custody and supervision of offenders. Employees working in the Department of Corrections have the opportunity to positively impact the lives of those in our custody through careers in a variety of fields. DOC uses cutting-edge research and an evidence-based approach to drive service and program delivery, which allows employees to be part of an agency that has a real impact on the people of Wisconsin.

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New Haven, CT; Catalog/Metadata Librarian, Yale University

Under the general direction of the Head of Rare Book Cataloging, the Catalog/Metadata Librarian creates, enhances, and maintains original and complex bibliographic and authority records for a wide range of special collections materials in various formats for the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Plans, directs, and reviews work of cataloging assistants and/or student assistants. Participates in Library-wide planning and committee activities, and is expected to be active professionally.

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