Johnston, IA: Youth Services Assistant Librarian, Johnston Public Library

The Johnston Public Library is seeking a full-time Youth Services Assistant Librarian. The Youth Services Assistant Librarian designs, presents, and promotes programs and outreach initiatives for children and assists with selecting and maintaining the library’s children’s collections. (Please see the job description for a complete list of responsibilities.) Applicants should have at least two years of library experience and a degree or certification in one … Continue reading Johnston, IA: Youth Services Assistant Librarian, Johnston Public Library

Oxford, OH: Electronic Resources Librarian, Miami University Libraries

Miami University Libraries seeks an innovative, tech-savvy, and detail-oriented colleague for the role of Electronic Resources Librarian in the Access & Borrow Department (A&B). The position will provide leadership for electronic and continuing resources. Applications from early career librarians welcome. Link to job posting. Continue reading Oxford, OH: Electronic Resources Librarian, Miami University Libraries

Seattle, WA: Senior Lecturer Full-Time/Faculty Director of the MHCI+D Program, University of Washington – Information School

The University of Washington seeks applications for the Faculty Director of the Master of Human-Computer Interaction + Design (MHCI+D) program. The successful applicant will work independently as Faculty Director while also having an academic appointment as a Senior Lecturer, full-time, in the University of Washington Information School (iSchool) for three years, with the possibility of renewal. This is a full-time, year-round position for an 11-month academic program. The ideal start date is on or before June 16, 2020. This position includes faculty voting rights in the iSchool but is not tenure eligible. Compensation will be commensurate with applicant qualifications and reflects the dual role of both Faculty Director and Senior Lecturer.
The successful candidate will be housed in the broad-based, inclusive Information School that offers multiple degree programs and is committed to the values of excellence, leadership, innovation, and diversity. We welcome all candidates from any discipline or background related to human-computer interaction and design. Continue reading “Seattle, WA: Senior Lecturer Full-Time/Faculty Director of the MHCI+D Program, University of Washington – Information School”

Bloomington, IN: Neuro- and Health Sciences Librarian, Indiana Universtiy Bloomington Libraries

The Indiana University Bloomington Libraries seek a creative and innovative librarian to liaise with the students and faculty in several neuro- and health related academic units on the Bloomington Campus: Cognitive Sciences, Optometry and Vision Science, Nursing, Psychological and Brain Sciences, and Speech and Hearing Sciences. The person in this position will serve as a primary contact and resource for these constituencies and will work in close collaboration with library and campus colleagues to support research, teaching, and learning needs.

This position reports to the Libraries’ Head of Sciences department. This department includes four librarians who are responsible for research and learning support services across multiple locations. The successful candidate will join a department that embraces innovation and new services in partnership with campus academic centers and institutes, various IT departments, and colleagues across the Libraries, particularly in the Research Data, Scholarly Communication, and Social Sciences areas. Continue reading “Bloomington, IN: Neuro- and Health Sciences Librarian, Indiana Universtiy Bloomington Libraries”

Delafield, WI: Adult Programming and Outreach Librarian, Delafield Library

The Delafield Library is seeking an individual for the position of Adult Programming and Outreach Librarian. This part-time position (between 20-30 hours/week) will work closely with the Adult Programming and Outreach Coordinator as well as the Circulation Supervisor, and will report directly to the Library Director.

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Geneseo, NY: Research Instruction Librarian, SUNY Geneseo

Milne Library at SUNY Geneseo is excited to notify your current students and recent graduates of a tenure-track Research Instruction Librarian (Education & Psychology Liaison) position at our institution that may be of interest. This opportunity is open to students who will have their degree in hand by May 2020. The guaranteed consideration date for applications is January 4, 2020. Link to the job posting … Continue reading Geneseo, NY: Research Instruction Librarian, SUNY Geneseo

Seattle, WA: Assistant, Associate, Full Professor, University of Washington – Information School

The University of Washington Information School seeks a truly outstanding scholar to broaden and deepen our research and scholarship in areas including, but not limited to: studies of misinformation and disinformation, including computational, mixed-methods approaches, etc.; information access and data literacy; information flow in sociotechnical systems; the role of information in the formation and dynamics of values, beliefs, or identities (race, gender, class, ability, etc.); and the role of researchers, educators, librarians, and policy makers in supporting healthy information environments and fostering a more informed and equitable society.

This position will demonstrate excellence in research and education, and welcome individuals who are excited by, able to thrive in, and eager to contribute to our diverse, intellectually stimulating, multi-disciplinary environment that respects a wide variety of research traditions and methods, and is open to new areas and methods. Continue reading “Seattle, WA: Assistant, Associate, Full Professor, University of Washington – Information School”

Roanoke, VA: Digital Initiatives and Metadata Librarian, Wyndham Robertson Library at Hollins University

The Wyndham Robertson Library at Hollins University in Roanoke, Virginia is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Digital Initiatives and Metadata Librarian. Early career librarians are encouraged to apply.

The Digital Initiatives and Metadata Librarian has the following responsibilities:
• Administers the library’s digital content initiatives by establishing and managing repository policies, standards, and workflows for digitization, metadata creation, metadata and digital asset management, and preservation of those objects and data.
• Creates, normalizes, and maintains original metadata records for analog, digitized, and born-digital objects.
• Leads the library metadata team in developing a consistent approach to metadata creation, organization, and normalization in order to improve findability of library resources across platforms.
• Promotes the library’s digital initiatives, including the institutional repository and digital exhibits, and builds partnerships across campus to embed digital projects within curriculum and scholarship through teaching and consultation.
• Actively participates in and fosters an environment that supports diversity and inclusion.
• Serves as a liaison librarian to 1-2 academic departments with responsibility for teaching students to critically engage in the discovery and use of information, connecting faculty and students with resources to advance their scholarship and creative work, and collaborating with faculty to strengthen the academic community. Continue reading “Roanoke, VA: Digital Initiatives and Metadata Librarian, Wyndham Robertson Library at Hollins University”

Wausau, WI: Librarian, Marathon County Public Library

Apply by 12/2/19 Currently there is an opening for a Librarian at the Marathon County Public Library – Wausau location. This is a full-time position which can include days, evenings and weekends. Additional hours to attend meetings, workshops or to fill in for other staff may be required. This position demands a dynamic, energetic and creative individual to provide extraordinary service to our customers and … Continue reading Wausau, WI: Librarian, Marathon County Public Library