Ann Arbor, MI: Exhibits Librarian, University of Michigan

Manages and coordinates the wide variety of activities associated with the production of exhibits of Special Collections Research Center collection material. Collaborates with curators and others to determine exhibit objectives, develop design and presentation strategies, and ensure that aesthetic and interpretive goals are met. Contributes to the preparation and proofreading of exhibition text; provides design and layout for, and oversees the production of, labels, banners, … Continue reading Ann Arbor, MI: Exhibits Librarian, University of Michigan

Detroit, MI: Digital Collections Librarian I/II/III, Wayne State Libraries

The Digital Collections Librarian works in the Discovery Services Unit under the supervision of the Assistant Dean. In conjunction with the Digital Publishing and Web teams, and especially with the Reuther Library (the largest Labor archive in North America), this individual will work in concert with the Technical Services Archivist to effect access and discovery of a range of library- and archive-curated digital materials. The … Continue reading Detroit, MI: Digital Collections Librarian I/II/III, Wayne State Libraries

Houghton, MI: CLIR Digitization Specialist (1 year term), Michigan Technological University

Provide support for the archives grant-funded digitization project. Scan archival documents using scanning equipment, such as flatbed scanners, large format scanners, computers, and document cameras. EEdit digital content, including cropping, image rotation, contrast adjustment, blurring, and other techniques using Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop) and other software. Maintain order and control in naming and storage of digital files. Create and edit descriptive information about digitized materials … Continue reading Houghton, MI: CLIR Digitization Specialist (1 year term), Michigan Technological University

Kalamazoo, MI: Instruction and Outreach Librarian – Assistant/Associate Professor, Western Michigan University

The University Libraries at Western Michigan University seeks candidates for the position of Instruction & Outreach Librarian. This entry-level liaison librarian position will build collaborative partnerships between the libraries and social science departments in the College of Arts and Sciences, primarily history, gender and women’s studies, and political science, plus other social sciences disciplines as assigned. Liaison librarians support Western Michigan University’s commitment to being a learner centered, discovery driven, and globally engaged institution by providing high-quality library instruction and research support to our diverse campus community.

This is a full-time, 12-month, tenure-track faculty position in the Instruction & Outreach Department of the University Libraries and will report to the Associate Dean for Education and User Services. Primary areas of responsibility include teaching library skills and concepts to undergraduate and graduate students, developing in-person and online learning activities, developing library programs to support student and faculty research, providing in-person and online research consultations, and monitoring the collections for relevance to the assigned curricular areas. In support of our commitment to growth and development, the successful candidate will enjoy many opportunities to develop a professional record, including conference travel and time for scholarly activity. The University Libraries strongly encourages applications from candidates in underrepresented groups, multilingual candidates, and those with a passion for inclusion, accessibility, and related themes. Continue reading “Kalamazoo, MI: Instruction and Outreach Librarian – Assistant/Associate Professor, Western Michigan University”

Detroit, MI: Technical Services Librarian, College for Creative Studies

Create original and copy cataloging and authority work on all types of library materials and collections. Oversee the processing of new library acquisitions. Manage and coordinate workflows related to resource sharing at the library. Manage the integrated library system, KOHA, including writing and running database queries in SQL. Interpret reports from KOHA to aid in the assessment of library collections and services. Participate in collection … Continue reading Detroit, MI: Technical Services Librarian, College for Creative Studies

Gaylord, MI: Public Services Librarian, Otsego County Library

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Status: Full-Time
Pay Rate: $35,000 to $40,0000 (salary commensurate with experience)
Hours per week: 38 or as needed based on business needs
Position Close Date: February 29, 2020
Benefits: The Library offers a competitive benefits package to regular, full time employees that includes: Blue Cross Blue Shield Health Benefits; Dental Care; Vision Care; Vacation Personal and Holiday leave; and MERS Defined Contribution Plan.

The Public Services Librarian performs professional librarian duties providing customer service, program development, training and direction to library patrons, staff members, and volunteers. Works independently under supervision of the Library Director. Continue reading “Gaylord, MI: Public Services Librarian, Otsego County Library”

Ann Arbor, MI: Digitization Technician (three-year term), University of Michigan

Assist in the selection of materials for digitization and assessment of their physical condition. Perform in-house digitization under supervision of curators. Complete post-processing functions such as color correction and cropping. Enter metadata for digital objects to spreadsheets. Prepare shipments for submission to HathiTrust or the Image Bank. Add URLs for digital objects to library catalog records (MARC format) or collection finding aids (EAD format). Track … Continue reading Ann Arbor, MI: Digitization Technician (three-year term), University of Michigan

Detroit, MI: Archivist, Ilitch Holdings

Assist in the management of the Ilitch companies collections in collaboration with internal colleagues and external Archival Services. Play a lead role in the accessioning and processing of new acquisitions and backlogged items from all Ilitch companies. Use professional standards to review, arrange, assess, describe, and preserve archival material, and enter information into the Collections Management System. Play a strong support role in the management … Continue reading Detroit, MI: Archivist, Ilitch Holdings

Allendale, MI: Intranet Architecture Librarian, Grand Valley State University Libraries

Primary Responsibilities: Co-develop digital files policy and assist with the development of information architecture for the University Libraries, including: • Navigation • Folder structure • Cross-link advice Required Skills: • Organization • Understanding of SEO; metadata • Effective communication in both one on one and group settings • Self-starter • Confident humility • Ability to work in both independent and group settings Qualifications: • MLS/MLIS … Continue reading Allendale, MI: Intranet Architecture Librarian, Grand Valley State University Libraries