Grinnell, IA: Collections Manager, Grinnell College

Grinnell College Museum of Art (GCMoA) seeks a Collections Manager/Registrar responsible for the preservation, documentation and care of all GCMoA collections objects, to support the pedagogical use of the collection, and to ensure the proper management of an active temporary exhibition program. The Collections Manager/Registrar handles collection care for over 5,500 objects, manages the collection database, and works directly with faculty and students who use … Continue reading Grinnell, IA: Collections Manager, Grinnell College

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

Ames, IA: Digital Preservation Librarian, Iowa State University

The Iowa State University Library is seeking a Digital Preservation Librarian to lead the development, documentation, implementation, and management of our digital preservation program. This position will provide expertise and coordinate efforts to safeguard the University Library’s local digital assets, both born-digital and converted, including electronic records, digital objects (text, image, audiovisual, 3D), web pages, and datasets. The Digital Preservation Librarian, at a level of … Continue reading Ames, IA: Digital Preservation Librarian, Iowa State University

Marion, IA: VISTA Volunteer Coordinator, Marion Public Library

In this position at the Marion Public Library, the VISTA member will develop goals for the volunteer program, create an outreach strategy to community partners and low-income youth and adults, track volunteer efforts, and recognize volunteers for their work. The volunteer program will help participants build skills and capacity, which may help them become more employable, marketable, and offer the ability to put skills, work … Continue reading Marion, IA: VISTA Volunteer Coordinator, Marion Public Library

Marion, IA: VISTA Adult Learning Coordinator, Marion Public Library

In this position at the Marion Public Library, the VISTA member will develop instructional sessions and create communities of support for these adult learners, especially as they look to re-enter the workforce. The VISTA member will implement the framework for job hunters’ resilience circles, which will be sustained by library staff after the VISTA project. As a result of the VISTA project, the library will … Continue reading Marion, IA: VISTA Adult Learning Coordinator, Marion Public Library

Webster City, IA: Cataloger/Reference Librarian, Kendall Young Library

Full time Position (40 hours per week includes nights and rotating Saturdays)

POSITION SUMMARY:
Under direct supervision of the Director, the Cataloger/Reference Librarian fulfills the dual role of cataloging library materials and providing direct library services to people of all ages. Cataloging duties include original and complex copy cataloging of print and non-print materials and maintaining the accuracy of the database. Reference duties included assisting adults and teens in selecting library materials, using library resources, providing reading suggestions and research assistance. In addition, reference staff assists patrons with computers, printing, and copying. The Cataloger/Reference Librarian will also help provide technical assistance and support contact for cataloging, circulation and other library based software, and other duties as assigned. Continue reading “Webster City, IA: Cataloger/Reference Librarian, Kendall Young Library”

Dubuque, IA: Reference and Instruction Librarian, Clarke University, Schrup Library

At Clarke University, everything we do is focused on making an impact on students so they can positively impact the world. For students, it means a place where more than facts are studied – it means new ways of thinking are explored. For faculty and staff, it means more than just coming to work every day – it means truly collaborating across the university to put student success first. It also means living and working in a thriving city named one of the “most livable” small cities in the country and one of “Best Green Places” in the country.

Clarke University Schrup Library seeks an innovative and energetic librarian to serve as an instruction librarian to assist our students with research as well as to provide library instruction and information literacy. This successful candidate will have a strong public services orientation. Continue reading “Dubuque, IA: Reference and Instruction Librarian, Clarke University, Schrup Library”