Providence, RI: Director of Library Human Resources and Organizational Development, Brown University

Link to job posting. The Director of Library Human Resources and Organizational Development (Director) is a member of the Brown University Library’s senior leadership team, supporting the University Librarian and partnering with senior managers in the development and implementation of staffing and human resource strategy to ensure that the Library is equipped with the positions, staff, and skill sets required to advance Brown University’s mission. … Continue reading Providence, RI: Director of Library Human Resources and Organizational Development, Brown University

Providence, RI: Senior Library Specialist/Web Content Specialist, Brown University

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Application Deadline: ongoing

Performs skilled tasks in support of web content for activities of the Library. Maintains currency and reliability of web content. Continue reading “Providence, RI: Senior Library Specialist/Web Content Specialist, Brown University”

Providence, RI: Research & Instruction Librarian, Rhode Island School of Art and Design

In this entry-level position, the Librarian will work with a community of librarians to engage in research, reference, collection development, and instruction. We are seeking a colleague who has demonstrated (in scholarship, community engagement, education, or practice) creativity and curiosity within the field of librarianship. The Librarian will work collaboratively to shape and implement multiple literacy practices within the library and on campus. In this … Continue reading Providence, RI: Research & Instruction Librarian, Rhode Island School of Art and Design

Providence, RI; Digital Humanities Librarian, Brown University

DIGITAL HUMANITIES LIBRARIAN

The Brown University Library seeks an innovative and service-oriented individual to be the Digital Humanities Librarian.  The Digital Humanities Librarian plays a central role in the integration of digital tools, resources, and methodologies with traditional resources and approaches to research, teaching, and learning in the humanities. As part of the core staff of the Center for Digital Scholarship, the Digital Humanities Librarian will report to the Center’s Director and work together with fellow CDS staff, colleagues within Research and Outreach Services and Digital Technologies, and other staff to promote digital humanities activities in the Library and the University. The Digital Humanities Librarian will take a proactive approach to working with faculty, graduate students, undergraduates, and fellow librarians and staff to collaborate on established digital projects and develop new, sustainable research projects, classroom support, and instruction in digital methods in the humanities. This position will also serve as a liaison to one or more academic departments in the humanities, providing instruction and collections development.

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Providence, RI; Scanning Technician, Brown University

Job Description:

The Scanning Technician is a part-time 22.5 hours per week (60%) 3-year fixed-term position.  The technician is responsible for digital conversion of non-book materials using in-house equipment, ensuring quality control of those images, performing post-processing work and uploading files and metadata to the Luna image management system.  The incumbent works independently within priorities and processes established by Library management.  This position is production-oriented and is expected to meet targets of digitizing and uploading 2500 items per year at a minimum.

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Providence, RI; Digital Humanities Librarian, Brown University

Job Description:

The Brown University Library seeks an innovative and service-oriented individual to be the Digital Humanities Librarian.  The Digital Humanities Librarian plays a central role in the integration of digital tools, resources, and methodologies with traditional resources and approaches to research, teaching, and learning in the humanities. As part of the core staff of the Center for Digital Scholarship, the Digital Humanities Librarian will report to the Center’s Director and work together with fellow CDS staff, colleagues within Research and Outreach Services and Digital Technologies, and other staff to promote digital humanities activities in the Library and the University. The Digital Humanities Librarian will take a proactive approach to working with faculty, graduate students, undergraduates, and fellow librarians and staff to collaborate on established digital projects and develop new, sustainable research projects, classroom support, and instruction in digital methods in the humanities. This position will also serve as a liaison to one or more academic departments in the humanities, providing instruction and collections development.

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Providence, RI; Public Health & Research Support Librarian, Brown University

Job Description:

The Brown University Library seeks a motivated, innovative, and service-oriented Public Health and Research Support Librarian. Reporting to the Head of Health and Sciences Information Services, the librarian serves the students, faculty, and staff at the Brown University School of Public Health by providing innovative programs to support the research, teaching, and service missions of the University.

The Public Health and Research Support Librarian is a regular full-time position and the initial appointment is for a fixed 2-year period with the possibility of an extension.

Primary duties:

  • Supports the education and research needs of the School of Public Health faculty, staff and students.
  • The librarian will also be responsible for developing and managing a more comprehensive systematic review service, which will serve schools and departments across the University.

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Providence, RI; Biomedical & Life Sciences Librarian, Brown University

The Brown University Library seeks an innovative and user-oriented
informational professional to join the Research and Outreach Services
Department as the Biomedical and Life Sciences Librarian.

Reporting to the Head of Health & Science Information Services, the
Biomedical & Life Sciences librarian supports the information needs of the
Program in Biology (Division of Biology and Medicine) and for the
Department of Cognitive, Linguistic and Psychological Sciences (CLPS). This
position serves as the primary liaison between the Library and these
departments, and plays a central role in developing library services and
collections to support current and future research and instructional
initiatives of these departments

The Biomedical and Life Sciences Librarian supports the instructional and
research needs of faculty, postdocs, graduate students, and undergraduate
concentrators. The librarian will also build upon established partnerships
with campus units such as the Office of Sponsored Projects, the BioMed
Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, and the Institutional Animal
Care and Use Committee (IACUC) to expand the library’s role in such areas
as research reproducibility, support for/compliance with funder mandates,
and other research management needs, and will partner with other health &
science librarians at Brown to support the university’s initiatives in
Biomedical Informatics and in Translational Science.

To fulfill these responsibilities successfully, the Biomedical and Life
Sciences Librarian will have a strong academic background in biology,
psychology, or other life sciences field, and have significant hands-on
experience with relevant technologies and bibliographic tools. The
successful candidate should have a demonstrated knowledge of the work of
laboratory scientists and the scientific processes they apply, and will
maintain a strong awareness of issues related to scholarly communications
including copyright, open access, repositories, and licensing of online
resources.

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Providence, RI; Public Health and Research Support Librarian, Brown University Library

The Brown University Library seeks a motivated, innovative, and
service-oriented Public Health and Research Support Librarian. Reporting to
the Head of Health and Sciences Information Services, the librarian serves
the students, faculty, and staff at the Brown University School of Public
Health by providing innovative programs to support the research, teaching,
and service missions of the University.

The Public Health and Research Support Librarian is a regular full-time
position and the initial appointment is for a fixed 2-year period with the
possibility of an extension.

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