Greenville, SC: Science Librarian, Furman University

SCIENCE LIBRARIAN A substantive portion of this role is supporting our new Master’s degree in Community Engaged Medicine, so we think it could be particularly attractive to those with an interest in health informatics. This full-time, faculty appointment is open to new graduates, as well as to more experienced librarians. The complete job ad may be found here: https://furman.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/Furman_Careers/job/Main-Campus/Science-Librarian_R000351 Our first review of applicants will … Continue reading Greenville, SC: Science Librarian, Furman University

Charleston, SC: Curator, The Waring Historical Library

Link to job posting. The MUSC Libraries seeks a creative, service-oriented, and forward-thinking individual to join our leadership team as the Curator, Waring Historical Library. The Waring Historical Library (http://waring.library.musc.edu/) is the special collections and rare book library for the Medical University of South Carolina. Named for Joseph I. Waring, Jr., the first director of the Historical Library, the library houses books, journals, manuscript items … Continue reading Charleston, SC: Curator, The Waring Historical Library

Clemson, SC: University Archivist, Clemson University Libraries

Link to Job Posting Application Deadline: August 24, 2018 Clemson University Libraries seeks an innovative, collaborative, and service-oriented University Archivist. The archivist will provide leadership and expertise in: archives and records administration; access to university records and archives in all formats; and, instructional activities and research support. The University Archives serves as the official “institutional memory” of the university, providing long-term preservation and access to … Continue reading Clemson, SC: University Archivist, Clemson University Libraries

Clemson, SC: Electronic Resources Librarian, Clemson University Libraries

Clemson University Libraries invites candidates for an Electronic Resources Librarian to join its Technical Services & Collection Management Unit. The successful candidate serves as Team Leader of the Electronic Resources Team comprised of the Electronic Resources Cataloger and three high-level staff. The Team Leader coordinates the functional activities of the Electronic Resources Cataloger and directly supervises two of the three staff. The Libraries’ materials budget is currently $9 million with over 80% spent on electronic resources. Electronic resources managed by the Team include e-books, e-journals, databases, streaming media, and data sets. Clemson Libraries expects to participate in the implementation of a statewide Shared Library Services Platform (SLSP) over the next 12-24 months. Systems currently used include Innovative’s Millennium ILS and ProQuest’s (Serials Solutions) Intota. This position will play a key role in the successful migration of current systems to the new statewide platform.

Library faculty are members of the academic community, with responsibilities in the areas of librarianship, scholarship, and service. This is a 12-month tenure-track position accountable to the Head of Technical Services & Collection Management. Link to job posting. Continue reading “Clemson, SC: Electronic Resources Librarian, Clemson University Libraries”

Columbia, SC; General Library Consultant, South Carolina State Library

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Library Consultants at the SC State Library work independently and as part of the Library Development Team to encourage best practices in public library management and operations. Consultants are keenly interested in achieving excellence for all South Carolina libraries. Consultants conduct site visits to libraries to observe, assess, advise, and train on a broad range of library practices and procedures. Each Consultant serves as a resource for public libraries and for the State Library, and contributes significantly to the overall work of the Agency.

The Consultant identifies barriers to access and recommends resources, collections, equipment, and facility improvements to address particular library problems. The Consultant acts as a liaison between the State Library and selected state and national forums and local agencies and institutions. The Consultant assesses the need for improvement in public library staff awareness and skills, and works with the Library Development team to identify, create, and directly provide training and other learning opportunities.

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Columbia, SC; Librarian, Richland School District

Hi School Librarians!
My position as a middle school library media specialist in Richland Two (in Columbia, SC is available!) If you want an extremely flexible position where you can do all of the library programming you dream of, this is truly it!!! The support and team I work with are the Dream Team! Note that our district staffs full time Technology Specialist in each school as well as the Library Media Specialist. Again, this allows me to focus on Library Programming. It is with a very heavy heart that I have to step away from librarianship for now. I would love to speak with you about the position and give you insight : ) Position just posted (6/19)
Jennifer Lanier

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