ATG Job Bank – 11/5/20 – Librarians
“The South Carolina State Library seeks a creative, detail-oriented person to join our library development team as the State Data Coordinator. The State Data Coordinator leads and coordinates data collection compilation, performs analysis, monitors trends, develops survey design, and creates data visualization products using library data. The State Data Coordinator uses quantitative and qualitative data to determine the impact of programs and services…”
Archivist/Librarian – Clara R. Toppan Library Curator of the Toppan Rare Books Library, American Heritage Center (AHC) of the University of Wyoming Laramie, WY
The American Heritage Center (AHC) of the University of Wyoming is hiring for the Clara R. Toppan Curator of the Toppan Rare Books Library. We are seeking an innovative, collaborative, and user- centered librarian/archivist. The position offers the opportunity to work with the collections of a world-class rare book and manuscript repository, and to inspire broad and creative use of those collections among existing and as-yet untapped audiences…”
The University of Alabama Libraries seeks applications and nominations for an … Coordinator of Metadata. This position reports to the Head of Resource Acquisition & Discovery and actively contributes to the management of the department. The position provides leadership, support, project management, and workflow analysis for a unit consisting of faculty and staff who are responsible for original, complex and copy cataloging, metadata creation and remediation, and authority control in MARC and BIBFRAME…”
The University of Alabama Libraries is seeking a … individual for the position of Metadata Librarian. Reporting to the Coordinator of Metadata in the Resource Acquisition & Discovery department and working collaboratively in a team with 4 metadata librarians, and appropriate units in the Libraries, this position supports the discovery of and access to the Libraries resources through providing cataloging records adhering to current cataloging standards, and analysis and enrichment of the catalog…”
Associate Professor/Head of Technical Services (Librarian) – The University of Southern Mississippi – Hattiesburg, MS
“The University of Southern Mississippi invites applicants for a full-time, 12-month, tenure-track faculty position as Associate Professor/Head of Technical Services, in the University Libraries to begin in the spring 2021.
Under the general supervision of the Dean of University Libraries, the incumbent has leadership responsibility for the supervision and administration of technical services, which includes acquisitions, cataloging, serials and electronic resources, gifts management, and processing and preservation, while holding tenure or tenure-track faculty status and rank…”
“The University of Southern Mississippi invites applicants for a full-time, 12-month, tenure-track faculty position as Assistant Professor/Catalog Librarian, in the University Libraries to begin in the spring of 2021.
The catalog librarian is a faculty position that requires knowledge of current and emerging best practices in the cataloging of monographic and serial materials…”
“The Senior Reference Archivist works as a crucial member of a small team of archivists to provide critical background material on Harvard University’s built environment and land assets for campus planning, new construction projects, maintenance, and renovation to Harvard buildings. The Property Information Resources Center (PIRC) is a fast-paced office with high demand collections. The PIRC provides approximately 30,000 documents to users annually…”
“Princeton University Library seeks an … professional for an exciting new leadership opportunity as the Head of Science and Engineering Libraries. This position leads the Library’s efforts at cultivating strategic partnerships with the departments, schools, centers, and institutes in science and engineering. This position oversees all aspects of library activities, including the development of innovative services for Princeton’s scientific research community, reference and research consultation services, instruction programs, collections, and facilities management…”
“The University of Alabama seeks a … person to serve as Instructional Design Librarian. This position serves a dual role as a librarian participating in multimodal library and information literacy instruction and as an instructional design specialist directly developing content and training liaison librarians who are building instructional design projects…”
The University of Alabama Libraries seeks a …. professional who desires to work in a creative, collaborative, and respectful environment. S/he will identify and implement promising new technologies that can positively impact services or generate a better user experience. Reporting to the Manager of Web Technologies and Development, this position will engage in project work and support new technology initiatives derived from our strategic plan and opportunities that arise as part of our teaching, research, and service missions…”
Program Director & Assistant University Librarian, University of Florida, George A Smathers Libraries, Jacksonville, FL
The Borland Health Sciences Library Program Director position is open at a dynamic and exciting time with new and heightened interest in building research capacity and educational programs at the Health Science Center Jacksonville campus…
“We seek an innovative thinker and strong leader with personnel and project management experience. Collaboration and communication skills are key to success in this position. Experience with, and a passion for making health information accessible to a broad range of users as well as a track record of relationship building skills are required…”
“Working in a collaborative team environment, under the direction of the Assistant Director of Clinical Research & Data Services, the Nursing and Research Services librarian is a creative, flexible and self-directed individual that can provide support for the School of Nursing and its associated departments…”
The Systems & Electronic Resources Librarian monitors and supports library systems operations, managing processes for acquiring, licensing, and accessing electronic resources, serving as library liaison to selected academic programs, teaching information literacy at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and providing direct user support. The person in this position will demonstrate a commitment to equitable access to expertise, support, and resources for all constituencies.
The University of Washington Information School seeks a creative, collaborative, and forward-thinking scholar, who demonstrates excellence in research and education, to join our faculty in forging a more just and sustainable future. The successful candidate will be expected to explore information-based approaches to understand and address systemic challenges to urgent global problems…”
Virginia and Charles Bowden Endowed Professorship in Librarianship, School of Information at the University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
The School of Information at the University of Texas at Austin invites applications for the Virginia and Charles Bowden Endowed Professorship in Librarianship to start in Fall 2021. Successful candidates will either currently be tenured full professors or eligible for appointment at the level of tenured full professor. The candidate should be highly research-active…
“The University Libraries at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) seeks an … professional to implement robust, reliable, and extensible information systems. The Systems Librarian is primary technology owner for UNL’s core discovery, delivery, resource management, and digital archiving and preservation tools…”
“The University of Oklahoma Libraries’ Emerging Technologies Librarian supports the integration of rapidly developing emerging technologies into research and teaching across the campus. The Emerging Technologies Librarian will develop and evaluate emerging technologies for use in classroom and lab settings, which will include working with external partners to maintain and develop new technologies under the guidance of the Head of Emerging Technologies…”
“Washington College is seeking qualified applicants for an Electronic Resources Librarian. This position is responsible for life cycle management of all library resources, including providing discovery and seamless access to the Library’s electronic resources, including online journals, databases, streaming video, and eBooks. With the Dean of Library and Academic Technology, this position manages the library materials budget…”
“The ideal candidate is a creative strategist who will promote the mission of the organization and provide leadership to the staff and its 4-county (Broward, Martin, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach) library members. SEFLIN, a non-profit multi-type library cooperative comprised of 39 Southeast Florida libraries, is dedicated to sharing resources and supporting cooperation between its member libraries. Located in Boca Raton, FL, it is one of five multi-type library cooperatives in Florida…”
The Pepperdine Libraries seeks an … individual to fill the important position of Librarian for Digital Publishing, Curation and Conversion. Reporting to the Dean of Libraries, the Librarian plays a leading role in the presentation of Pepperdine’s unique collections and scholarly output to the world and works closely with special collections and university archives personnel to identify, research, and prioritize materials for ingest into digital collections…”
Illinois Wesleyan University’s The Ames Library invites applications for a tenure-line 12-month faculty position as Online Learning Librarian. The responsibilities of this full-time position include the following:
- Collaborate on the design and assessment of online learning modules and tutorials that develop students’ knowledge of and expertise in library resources and that enhance students’ research experiences
- Explore opportunities to further integrate library resources into the curriculum and/or into experiential learning opportunities with relevant campus partners
HAT TIP TO:
Tom is originally from Brooklyn N.Y but has spent his entire professional career in South Carolina, most recently as Head of Reference Services at the College of Charleston. As part of the Against the Grain and Charleston Conference team, he serves as the associate editor of the print ATG as well as the co-editor of the webpage. Tom’s conference duties include coordinating the Penthouse Suite interviews as well as the conference poster sessions.
He received his MLS from the University of Buffalo, SUNY and a second master’s in public administration from the College of Charleston and the Univ. of South Carolina. His wife Carol and he live in downtown Charleston and she is an artist and a tour guide offering historic walking tours of the city.