Oversee acquisition, preservation, organization, digitization, and use of collections. Initiate and administer outreach and promotion efforts and special projects. Develop goals and strategies for the Archives. Provide assistance and instruction to patrons and classes, especially for the History Department (https://uca.edu/history). Supervise full-time and part-time staff and student workers. Cultivate relationships with both internal and external constituencies. Link to job posting. Review of applications will begin April 3, 2020. Continue reading Conway, AR: Head of Special Collections/ University Archivist, University of Central Arkansas
The Education and Research Services (E&RS) Department at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Library is seeking an innovative, collaborative health sciences librarian to coordinate education services. This non-tenured faculty position reports to the Head of Education and Research Services and works in a team-oriented environment. E&RS librarians provide research, reference and instructional services to UAMS faculty, staff and students. The general responsibilities of this position include teaching about biomedical information resources, conducting literature searches, consulting on projects such as systematic reviews and liaison/community engagement activities. In addition, this Librarian will coordinate the educational services of E&RS, including needs/program assessments and mentoring of new instructors. As education coordinator, this librarian will promote the integration of information resource literacy into the curricula of all UAMS colleges. As a member of the E&RS team, this librarian works to promote awareness of library services and resources at UAMS and to affiliated institutions including UAMS Regional Programs.
E&RS faculty are strongly encouraged to participate in professional activities. Activities may include service to professional associations, contributions to the profession’s knowledge base through research, conference presentations, creation/teaching of continuing education courses or original publications. The pursuit of expertise and improvement of professional skills are encouraged for all E&RS librarians.
This is a full-time, non-tenured faculty position with rank and salary commensurate with the individual’s education and experience. Continue reading “Little Rock, AR: Academic Health Sciences Librarian, UAMS Library”
The full-time Library Assistant is an important public service position that is responsible for welcoming and assisting guests, community users, scholars and students during the library’s evening and weekend hours. They will assist in organizing library materials and information, and will perform clerical and other technical tasks. This position will support the librarian with cataloging and other duties as necessary to ensure the smooth running … Continue reading Bentonville, AR: Library Assistant, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Library invites applicants for the position of Metadata Librarian. This 75% FTE faculty position reports to the Head of Collection Management. The successful applicant would perform shared and original cataloging, conduct acquisition of print and e-book resources, and aid in the creation of guides for electronic and print resources. Continue reading “Little Rock, AR: Metadata Librarian (75%), University of Arkansas Medical Sciences Library”