Ames, Iowa: Ames Public Library Director, Ames Public Library

Link to job posting. The Ames Public Library Board of Trustees is excited to announce it is accepting applications for the position of Library Director. Applications will be accepted continuously; however, the deadline for the first review of applications is 5:00 p.m. October 1st. Applications received after that deadline may be reviewed as they are received until the position is filled. Under the administrative direction … Continue reading Ames, Iowa: Ames Public Library Director, Ames Public Library

Iowa City, IA: Library Director, Iowa City Public Library

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Application Deadline: September 23, 2018

If the “Center of Community Life” speaks to you, the Board of Trustees of the Iowa City Public Library encourages you to apply to become the City’s next Library Director. Governed by a nine-member Board, the Iowa City Public Library is a vital, vibrant downtown destination on its Pedestrian Mall. Circulating 1.3 million items a year, the Library annually hosts 797,000 visitors in the building and many more virtually. With an innovative, creative staff (63FTE), a $6.8 million annual operating budget, and a Friends Foundation which generates significant financial support, the Library provides stellar services to 99,277 area residents through its single location. Continue reading “Iowa City, IA: Library Director, Iowa City Public Library”

Ames, IA: Project Archivist, Iowa State University Library

Link to Job Posting Application Deadline: August 7, 2018 Iowa State University Library is currently seeking a Project Archivist for a National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) grant funded project to migrate electronic finding aids. This position will perform activities to improve intellectual control over and access to Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA) archival collections, and supervise a student assistant. The NHPRC Project … Continue reading Ames, IA: Project Archivist, Iowa State University Library

Iowa City, IA: Education and Outreach Librarian, Hardin Library, University of Iowa

Hardin Library for the Health Sciences at the University of Iowa is currently seeking an Education and Outreach Librarian. Primary duties include representing Hardin Library and the National Network of Medicine Greater Midwest Region to unaffiliated users across the state of Iowa, as well as serving as liaison librarian to the College of Public Health. Because of the outreach activities, this position requires a valid … Continue reading Iowa City, IA: Education and Outreach Librarian, Hardin Library, University of Iowa

Grinnell, IA: Digital Scholarship and Instruction Librarian, Grinnell College

Grinnell College Libraries, Grinnell, Iowa, seeks a librarian to fill a temporary appointment with rank as Assistant Professor. The appointee will engage students and faculty in a variety of collaborative roles, including providing one-on-one consultations, teaching research literacy classes, supporting undergraduate research, and providing outreach to academic departments and concentrations. The Libraries have an active technology program supporting innovations in scholarly communications, digital liberal arts/digital humanities, patron services, and technical services, and the appointee will participate in providing support in one or more of these areas. The appointee will be an integral part of a collegial team of library faculty and will have the opportunity to define additional responsibilities depending on library needs and the appointee’s interests and skills. The position offers monetary support for relocation and ongoing professional development, structured mentoring as part of a new faculty cohort, and exceptional opportunity for creativity in the practice of librarianship, pedagogy, and scholarship. Continue reading “Grinnell, IA: Digital Scholarship and Instruction Librarian, Grinnell College”