Las Vegas, NV; Visiting Digital Collections Librarian, University of Nevada

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for Visiting Digital Collections Librarian, University Libraries [17104]

PROFILE of the UNIVERSITY
Founded in 1957, UNLV is a doctoral-degree-granting institution of approximately 29,000 students and 3,000 faculty and staff that is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a research university with high research activity. UNLV offers a broad range of respected academic programs and is on a path to join the top tier of national public research universities.

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Nashville, TN; Curator of Born-Digital Collections, Vanderbilt University

Description: The Curator of Born-Digital Collections will lead the University Library’s curation, management, and preservation initiatives for born-digital materials in its three major special collections units: Biomedical Special Collections, Special Collections & University Archives, and the Television News Archive. The Curator of Born-Digital Collections manages the operations of the Television News Archive, the university library’s largest collection of born-digital materials.
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Blacksburg, VA; Art & Architecture Public Services Specialist, Virginia Tech

Position Summary:
Under the supervision of the Art and Architecture Library Assistant, provides circulation and reference support, assisting users with checking out and locating library materials. Oversees shelving and provides collection management support. Manages print architectural drawings collection.

Required Qualifications:
– Experience working in a public service capacity (in a highly public visible environment)
– Experience in Windows-based computer environment and data entry
– Experience in interpreting and explaining library policies to university members and the general public
– Experience using library resources (books, periodicals, reserves, print architectural drawing, etc.) and services (circulation, reference and back up for closing of library).
– Ability to work effectively in a team environment

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Atlanta, GA; Project Digital Archivist, Emory University

Job Description

The Emory Libraries seek a Visiting Librarian to serve as the Project Digital Archivist.  The ideal candidate will manage the Rose Library’s inventory of born-digital materials and develop standards, policies and procedures for the digital archives program.

Position Details:  Full-time, 2-year appointment from date of hire

Position Summary
Reporting to the Rose Library’s Digital Archivist, the Project Digital Archivist contributes to the management of born-digital acquisitions and born-digital components of hybrid collections acquired by the Rose Library, and the development of standards, policies and procedures for the digital archives program. In particular, responsibilities include:

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Gainesville, FL; Metadata Librarian, University of Florida

The Metadata Librarian creates and revises descriptive, administrative, and technical metadata to facilitate access, discovery, and support of digitized collections. The Metadata Librarian works closely with the Cataloging Services Department and various stakeholders across multiple units; plays a key role in largescale projects, such as testing machine assisted indexing as a means of retrospectively enhancing metadata in the University of Florida Digital Collections (UFDC); and collaborates on ontology and metadata schema development as well as on metadata and information organization needs. The Metadata Librarian contributes to local policy and procedure decisions, develops and assesses workflows, and seeks creative approaches for managing metadata.

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New Orleans, LA; Research Support Librarian II, Matas Library of the Health Sciences Tulane University

Posting Summary
The Research Support Librarian II (Health Sciences) provides Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM) and Evidence-Based Public Health (EBPH) resources, tools and training, and research support in general biomedical and public health resources to the departments and programs in the Health Sciences Center at Tulane University. This position is part of the Matas Library’s coordinated team approach to user support services offering research consultations, general or specialized instruction, and programming tailored to the requirements of the clinical, biomedical research, and public health communities at the point and place of need. As part of the Tulane Libraries’ broader scholarly engagement groups, this position will collaborate with colleagues on the uptown campus in instruction and outreach efforts as appropriate to serve the whole of the life and health sciences communities at Tulane.

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Wyocena, WI; Library Director, Wyocena Public Library

The Wyocena Library Board is seeking a Library Director for the Wyocena Public Library.  The position requires a minimum of a Grade 3 library director certification, or working toward certification.  Some in-library experience is preferred.  The position is 10-15 hours per week (schedule is flexible) at the rate of $11-$11.75 per hour.  No residency requirement.  By September 13, 2017, send letter of interest, resume, copy of college transcript and references to

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Santa Ana, CA; Director of Land Development, County of Orange

COUNTY EXECUTIVE OFFICE (CEO), REAL ESTATE

The County of Orange, Real Estate function provides real estate services, analysis, and counsel to County departments and agencies, including lease and license transactions, acquisition and sale transactions, public/private partnership transactions, valuation, and land development services. CEO Real Estate has 33 staff positions and is comprised of the Real Estate Services Teams and the Land Development Team and is directed by the Chief Real Estate Officer (CREO).

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Las Vegas, NV; Design Lab Specialist, UNLV

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas University Libraries seeks applications for a Design Lab Specialist to join a newly-formed department dedicated to facilitating innovative knowledge creation through curricular integration, community-driven learning spaces, and specialized technology. The individual hired will have an opportunity to contribute to this new enterprise and gain valuable experience in a fast-paced and emerging area at the UNLV Libraries. Professionals at all stages in their career are encouraged to apply.
As a key member of the newly-formed Department of Knowledge Production, the Design Lab Specialist will plan, provide, and maintain efficient access to the UNLV Libraries Design Lab. This new, multimillion dollar space will be dedicated to connecting students, faculty, staff, and community users with hardware and software to support knowledge production across disciplines and beyond.

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