Portage, WI: Library Director, Portage Public Library

The Portage Public Library seeks a well-organized and energetic leader to direct its operations. This position requires an MLS from an ALA-accredited university, eligibility for a Wisconsin Grade 1 public library certification, and five years progressively responsible library experience. Previous experience as a public library director is strongly desired. Successful candidates will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, interest in current library technology, fiscal knowledge, and ability to work effectively with a library board, library employees, and the community. Continue reading “Portage, WI: Library Director, Portage Public Library”

Seattle, WA: Data Visualization Librarian, University of Washington

THE POSITION
Under the direction of the Assistant Director of Systems, the Data Visualization Librarian is a creative and forward-thinking individual that can develop a program of support in data visualization. The Data Visualization Librarian will help assist in managing the HSL Translational Research and Information Lab (TRAIL) that includes a six-panel data wall. The Data Visualization Librarian will serve as an expert consultant to our faculty and researchers on visual thinking and data visualization techniques and software. Candidates who exhibit excellent communication skills, aptitude with technology, and the ability to work in a collaborative, team environment will be given serious consideration. This is a full-time position. Continue reading “Seattle, WA: Data Visualization Librarian, University of Washington”

Bloomington, IN: Public Health Librarian, Indiana University Bloomington

The re-imagined Indiana University School of Public Health needs an Excellent Librarian Liaison; someone interesting in taking risks on creating new services in an environment that welcomes creativity. The posting is here: https://libraries.indiana.edu/job-postings-librarians#Public Consideration of applications is very soon – April 13 deadline. The position will report to the Sciences unit of the IU Libraries in the terrific town of Bloomington, IN. Continue reading Bloomington, IN: Public Health Librarian, Indiana University Bloomington

Sun Prairie, WI: Library Media Specialist, Sun Prairie Area School District

The Sun Prairie Area School District is seeking 2 future-ready librarians to serve our community of future-ready learners! Sun Prairie prides itself on providing innovative, relevant and engaging learning experiences and is host to an amazing range of student clubs, activities and access to the very best learning resources available accessible through any media imaginable. The library media specialist is the hub for this access. Continue reading “Sun Prairie, WI: Library Media Specialist, Sun Prairie Area School District”

Allendale, MI: Liason Librarian, Grand Valley State University

Grand Valley State University Libraries seeks inclusive, user-oriented, and collegial applicants for a liaison librarian position. The incumbent will partner with undergraduate and graduate programs in the departments of Biomedical Sciences, Biology, Cell and Molecular Biology, Chemistry, Movement Science, Physics, and Robert B. Annis Water Resources Institute (AWRI). These departments are housed in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Liaison librarians at GVSU provide library instruction, collection development, and scholarly communications outreach in their assigned areas. They offer consultations for instructional and research services tailored to the needs of diverse students and faculty in liaison departments. They will demonstrate a commitment to student success, an understanding of the liberal education mission and the ability to work collaboratively and independently within a dynamic team-based organization. Continue reading “Allendale, MI: Liason Librarian, Grand Valley State University”

Carson, CA: Online Learning Librarian, California State University Dominguez Hills

12-month, tenure-track

California State University Dominguez Hills is seeking an instructional design expert to provide leadership for our online information literacy instructional materials in our Reference, Instruction, and Outreach Services (RIOS) department. Here are some quick answers to questions you might have about the position:
What is the official description for the job?
We’re looking for a librarian who will provide leadership in designing, delivering, and assessing online learning objects and other instructional materials. All the librarians in RIOS are also responsible for providing high-quality research assistance, serving as a liaison to assigned academic departments, teaching information literacy sessions, and participating in outreach activities. Continue reading “Carson, CA: Online Learning Librarian, California State University Dominguez Hills”

Springfield, IL: Librarian I – Adult Services, Lincoln Library, The Public Library of Springfield, IL

Lincoln Library is seeking an individual to assist customers in making the most effective use of materials and information available in the library through a variety of ways, including assisting customers with electronic searches, handling difficult reference questions using specialized tools and providing readers’ advisory services. Conduct
programs for the public on topics of interest and prepare informational displays. Requires professional judgment in choice of methods and tools used. This position requires a Master’s degree in Library Science. Evening and weekend hours required. Continue reading “Springfield, IL: Librarian I – Adult Services, Lincoln Library, The Public Library of Springfield, IL”

Tuscaloosa, AL: Coordinator of Creative Media and Instructional Design-Assistant Professor, University of Alabama Libraries

The University of Alabama Libraries seeks a creative and experienced librarian to coordinate creative media and instructional design. Reporting to the Head of Gorgas Information Services, the Coordinator of Creative Media and Instructional Design will supervise operations of the Sanford Media Center and coordinate and facilitate Instructional Design projects for Gorgas Information Services and the University of Alabama Libraries. In addition to performing assigned liaison, instruction, and reference duties, the successful candidate will work independently and collaboratively with multiple departments within and outside the University Libraries to focus on three major areas of responsibility: (1) supervision of media production, instructional operations, outreach, and continual development of the Sanford Media Center
(2) supervision and coordination of instructional design efforts and major projects within the University Libraries
(3) facilitating and assisting relevant stakeholders with the production and dissemination of relevant media assets in line with the Libraries branding and messaging goals. The successful candidate will be committed to continual learning and development of expertise in emerging areas of creative and academic technologies, along with their related best practices in a higher education context, through both regular work-related experience, industry monitoring, and via professional development opportunities. Continue reading “Tuscaloosa, AL: Coordinator of Creative Media and Instructional Design-Assistant Professor, University of Alabama Libraries”