Philadelphia, PA: Fisher Fine Arts Library Intern (paid), University of Pennsylvania Libraries

The Fisher Fine Arts Library Intern will be responsible for assisting librarians in research and instruction initiatives. The intern will also identify parts of the arts and design collections for promotion and development. This will include surveying the Fisher’s collections and identifying parts of the collection that could be promoted through physical exhibits and digital Omeka exhibits. By extension, the intern will enrich exhibit documentation … Continue reading Philadelphia, PA: Fisher Fine Arts Library Intern (paid), University of Pennsylvania Libraries

Philadelphia, PA: Digital Scholarship Librarian, Temple University

The Digital Scholarship Librarian combines specialized humanities/social science knowledge with technical expertise in digital research methods to lead research projects, new initiatives, instructional and service offerings, and outreach activities in the Loretta C. Duckworth Scholars Studio. Supports an evolving range of tools and techniques pertinent to scholarly enterprise in the humanities, social sciences, and arts, which may include text mining, 3D modeling and visualization, geospatial … Continue reading Philadelphia, PA: Digital Scholarship Librarian, Temple University

Swarthmore, PA: Cataloging and Metadata Librarian, Swarthmore College

The Cataloging and Metadata Librarian will strengthen the discovery of the Libraries’ collections by creating original MARC metadata records following RDA and AACR2 standards, as well as other non-MARC metadata related formats (e.g., Dublin Core, MODS, METS). The candidate will implement and assist in the development of metadata policies including descriptive, administrative, and technical metadata schemas for the Libraries’ current and future systems including ExLibris’ … Continue reading Swarthmore, PA: Cataloging and Metadata Librarian, Swarthmore College

Gettysburg, PA: Scholarly Communications Librarian, Gettysburg College

Gettysburg College’s Musselman Library invites a librarian with a teaching and outreach orientation to join its Scholarly Communications department. Our library is a dynamic organization where every staff member makes a difference. We serve an increasingly diverse liberal arts community of 2,600 undergraduate students, including 20-25% first-generation college students and over 16% Pell Grant recipients. We recognize that excellence cannot be achieved without diversity, and we seek to recruit and retain a workforce that offers students and colleagues richly varied perspectives and ways of knowing and learning.

The Scholarly Communications Librarian plays a key role in providing and expanding library services related to open access, open education, and library publishing. The successful candidate is an enthusiastic and engaged teacher who can design and deliver outreach and instructional activities and programs, both to promote scholarly communications services and to contribute to an active information literacy program. This position will oversee sustainable growth and management of our established institutional repository, The Cupola, as well as collaborate to develop new open access journals like our undergraduate journals. This librarian will join a growing campus conversation about textbook affordability and work with administrators, faculty, and other stakeholders to improve affordability. They will also provide education and support that enables faculty to adopt, adapt, and create Open Educational Resources for use in their courses. Continue reading “Gettysburg, PA: Scholarly Communications Librarian, Gettysburg College”

Philadelphia, PA: Head of Metadata Research, University of Pennsylvania

Link to job posting. The Head of Metadata Research will lead linked data and metadata projects and research for the Libraries. Working collaboratively across the Libraries, the incumbent will develop a vision for the services, technologies and policies to enhance discovery of collections, following international standards and best practices for linked data and metadata. She/he will work towards implementation of the vision, including transformation of … Continue reading Philadelphia, PA: Head of Metadata Research, University of Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh, PA: Multimedia Specialist, University of Pittsburgh

Link to job posting. Under the direction of the Director of Multimedia, this position is responsible for: coordination, planning, and execution of photography; concept, design, creation, directing, scheduling, filming and post-production of video projects; assisting with social media management and other communication objectives. Continue reading Pittsburgh, PA: Multimedia Specialist, University of Pittsburgh

Butler County, PA: Health Sciences and Instruction Librarian, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Link to job posting. The Health Sciences/Instruction Librarian serves as an instructional consultant and liaison to the Exercise and Rehabilitative Sciences, Recreational Therapy, Nursing, Physician Assistant, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Psychology Departments. This position selects appropriate resources to support these disciplines and provides library classroom and individualized instruction. This position also fulfills the duties of the Instruction Librarian and provides research services to students, … Continue reading Butler County, PA: Health Sciences and Instruction Librarian, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Millersville, PA: Digital Innovation Librarian, Millersville University

Link to job posting. Millersville University seeks a collaborative and creative Digital Innovation Librarian to join our team starting August 2019. This nine-month, tenure-track faculty position (instructor/assistant professor rank, depending on qualifications) will provide leadership in digital initiatives for the Library and serve as a resource for the University community for our growing digital repository. Continue reading Millersville, PA: Digital Innovation Librarian, Millersville University

Millersville, PA: Digital Innovation Librarian Instructor/Assistant, Millersville University

Position: DIGITAL INNOVATION LIBRARIAN INSTRUCTOR/ASSISTANT
Nine-Month Tenure-Track Faculty
Beginning August 2019

Description: The Library Department welcomes applications for Digital Innovation Librarian. The position will provide leadership in digital initiatives for the Library and serve as a resource for the University community for our growing digital repository. Develop best practices, standards, and technologies that support discovery, access, management, and preservation of the Library’s digital assets in all formats (text, image, audio, and video). They will also participate in offering research assistance, information literacy instruction, and serve as the subject librarian for selected departments. MU is a learner-focused institution located in historic Lancaster County, with an enrollment of about 8,500 undergraduate and graduate students. Continue reading “Millersville, PA: Digital Innovation Librarian Instructor/Assistant, Millersville University”