Chicago, IL: Research Impact Librarian, Northwestern University

Are you interested in using your search skills in new and exciting areas? Do you appreciate connecting with faculty to show how the library can support their work? Galter Health Sciences Library & Learning Center<https://galter.northwestern.edu/&gt; at Northwestern University in Chicago is looking for a librarian who enjoys outreach with faculty, staff and students, and who is interested in applying their literature searching skills to the area of … Continue reading Chicago, IL: Research Impact Librarian, Northwestern University

Chicago, IL: Clinical Library Resident, University of Chicago Library

Reporting to the Director of Library Research in Medical Education, and as a member of the John Crerar Library, the Clinical Library Resident provides point-of-need services and information support to medical professionals at the University of Chicago, in the clinical setting at UChicago Medicine (the academic medical health system), and at other affiliated clinical and community sites. The librarian cultivates partnerships between the library and assigned liaison areas in the health sciences through outreach, instruction, research support services, and collection development. The librarian provides innovative services to support research, teaching, and clinical services. Continue reading “Chicago, IL: Clinical Library Resident, University of Chicago Library”

Chicago, IL: Metadata and Digital Resources Librarian, University of Chicago

Responsible for the creation of metadata in the library catalog, the library website, and through other discovery platforms. Responsible for creating access to the library’s digital resources by ensuring accurate URLs and enhanced discoverability of purchased and subscribed resources. Provides expertise and performs batch loading of vendor supplied records. Manages projects that support the work of the Collection Services Department and the D’Angelo Law Library. … Continue reading Chicago, IL: Metadata and Digital Resources Librarian, University of Chicago

Chicago, IL: Director of Imaging, Art Institute of Chicago

Leads, supervises, and mentors a team of imaging technicians in all phases of photography, digital asset management, metadata creation, and repository ingest. Optimizes, develops, documents, and oversees digitization workflows throughout the department. Develops department standards and documents them. Follows technical standards and best practices for adhering to these standards. Familiar with current and emerging international standards (FADGI, ISO, Metamorfoze, etc.) and devoted to adhering to … Continue reading Chicago, IL: Director of Imaging, Art Institute of Chicago

Highland Park, IL: Library Archivist, 4S Bay

Link to job posting. Provides vision, focus, and leadership for preservation activities. Surveys current documents and records in a variety of formats and medium. Develops and documents policies, workflows, and procedures for accessioning, processing, describing, preserving, and providing access to records in archives collections. Organize archival records and develop classification systems to facilitate access to archival materials. Design information storage and retrieval systems and develop … Continue reading Highland Park, IL: Library Archivist, 4S Bay

Lincolnwood, IL: Library Director, Lincolnwood Public Library District

Link to job posting. The Lincolnwood Public Library District in Lincolnwood, Illinois (north suburban Chicago) is looking for its next Director. With a first-rate staff and forward-thinking culture, the library serves a diverse and vibrant community of 12,600 residents located just 10 miles north of downtown Chicago. Residents enjoy a mix of suburban amenities plus all the cultural, historic, and entertainment options of Chicago. The … Continue reading Lincolnwood, IL: Library Director, Lincolnwood Public Library District

Chicago, IL: Digital Archivist, Art Institute of Chicago

Link to job posting. Responsible for developing a sustainable infrastructure for collecting, processing, and preserving digital materials across the museum, and making digital materials accessible to staff and researchers; deploying that infrastructure to bring historically important digital institutional records into the AIC Institutional Archive; and preserving, processing, and making accessible other digital materials currently in the library’s archival collections as well as newly acquired digital … Continue reading Chicago, IL: Digital Archivist, Art Institute of Chicago

Des Plaines, IL: Executive Library Director, Des Plaines Public Library

Link to job posting. The Des Plaines Public Library in Des Plaines, Illinois (suburban Chicago) is looking for its next great Executive Director. This opportunity is open due to the retirement of the previous Executive Director. This is a beautiful library known for its outstanding art collection, the generous and welcoming spirit of its staff, and its focus on serving all members of its diverse … Continue reading Des Plaines, IL: Executive Library Director, Des Plaines Public Library