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”

Des Moines, IA: Instructional Design and Student Engagement Librarian, Grand View University Library

The Grand View University Library is seeking an energetic, creative, user-focused, and highly collaborative person, with a strong interest in student success and instruction, to fill the position of Instructional Design and Student Engagement Librarian. This is a 12 month, full-time position and with a schedule that includes one night per week and occasional weekends. Continue reading “Des Moines, IA: Instructional Design and Student Engagement Librarian, Grand View University Library”

Des Moines, IA: Instructional Design and Student Engagement Librarian, Grand View University Library

The Grand View University Library is seeking an energetic, creative, user-focused, and highly collaborative person, with a strong interest in student success and instruction, to fill the position of Instructional Design and Student Engagement Librarian. This is a 12 month, full-time position and with a schedule that includes one night per week and occasional weekends. The Instructional Design and Student Engagement Librarian provides leadership in the development of student-centered instruction and … Continue reading Des Moines, IA: Instructional Design and Student Engagement Librarian, Grand View University Library

Decorah, IA: User Experience Librarian, Luther College

Luther College seeks a creative, collaborative, and user-oriented colleague as User Experience Librarian for the 2019-2020 academic year, focusing on user needs relating to library resources and services. A primary project of the year will focus on improving the discovery and use of library resources via the LibGuides platform.

A master’s degree in library or information science from an ALA-accredited program is required. Familiarity with LibGuides or other library guide systems, current trends in information architecture, web design, and experience working with library materials for instruction and outreach is preferred. Continue reading “Decorah, IA: User Experience Librarian, Luther College”