ATG Job Bank – Librarians – 12/8/20
Associate Director, Collections Services and Resources Management, University of Central Florida Libraries, Orlando, FL
“The University of Central Florida Libraries (UCF Libraries) is seeking an innovative and experienced leader to facilitate the identification and implementation of best practices in three departments: Acquisitions and Collections, Cataloging, and Resource Sharing. The successful candidate will have significant experience in one or more of these areas as well as strategic planning, project management, process analysis, assessment, and integrated library management systems…”
“… The position is responsible for the coordination of CRL’s ongoing collection programs as well as CRL’s Global Resources Partnerships (including LLMC, TRAIL, Linda Hall Library) and other major collaborations focused on providing widespread digital access to international content and documentation…”
“The School of Library & Information Science at Louisiana State University announces the availability of a full-time Assistant Professor of Professional Practice position to teach graduate courses in library & information science with a focus in school librarianship and coordinate the Graduate Certificate in School Librarianship…”
“Reporting to the Director of the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library, the Associate Director oversees the daily operations of the Woodruff Health Sciences Center (WHSC) Library and serves as the senior level manager under the Library Director. The Associate Director is responsible for leading policy development and shaping the strategic direction for public facing areas of the library, including Access Services* (Information Desk and Grady Branch, Circulation, Reserves, etc.) and the promotion and discoverability of library services and resources through the web…”
“The University Libraries at Appalachian State University seeks a … Electronic Resources Librarian to join the Resource Acquisition and Management (RAM) team to support our electronic resources in the areas of vendor relations, troubleshooting, budget management, resource usage analysis, and license review…”
Description: The University of Alabama School of Library and Information Studies is currently accepting applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in Digital Preservation and Curation, with preference given to candidates whose expertise connects to the social justice mission of the school. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
Iowa State University, … invites applications and nominations for Dean of Library Services… The University Library, a unit within the Division of Academic Affairs, serves the entire campus with a $23 million budget, 110 faculty and staff, and 150 student assistants. The Library includes the Parks Library, which houses the main collections and library services including special collections and university archives, the Veterinary Medical Library, and Design Reading Room…”
“Xavier University of Louisiana’s University Library seeks a dynamic, engaging, and collaborative professional to lead the University Library’s scholarly communication efforts in coordination with internal and external partners. Reporting to the Head of Research and Technology, the Scholarly Communications Librarian identifies, develops, and promotes strategic scholarly communication services and programs…”
“The University of Maine System is seeking to hire a Department Head for Library Academic Support Initiatives. The work location is the University of Maine in Orono at the Raymond H. Fogler Library. The Department Head for Library Academic Support Initiatives provides support for Fogler Library to further the access to library resources, both purchased and created in-house. Plans for, creates, or responds to library initiatives that help disseminate, preserve, or otherwise make library resources available now and for the future…”
“… This Science Reference Librarian position will serve as the liaison librarian to Chemistry and Molecular & Biomedical Sciences, as well as some other disciplines. As a member of the Reference & Information Literacy Department, they will also be part of a team providing in-person and online general reference service, as well as information literacy instruction, both credit-bearing and course specific. The position also allows opportunities to participate in campus and state-wide committees…”
The School of Information Sciences in the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s (UTK) College of Communication and Information (CCI), is conducting an international search for the position of Director of the School. A Ph.D. in library and information sciences or closely related fields is required for this 12-month position. The successful applicant will hold the rank of Full Professor or meet the University of Tennessee’s criteria for Full Professor upon hire and will be eligible for tenure upon hire.
“The Critical Pedagogy Research Librarian (CPRL) is responsible for providing critical research and curriculum support for the diverse community of learners at the Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE). With the aim to build more inclusive and equitable HGSE learning environments, the CPRL encourages the integration of critical information literacy philosophies within Gutman Library’s instruction and research services…”
Collections Assessment and Interlibrary Loan Specialist (Temporary), University of Colorado Denver’s Auraria Library, Denver, CO
The University of Colorado Denver’s Auraria Library seeks a detailed and collaborative 9-month temporary Collections Assessment and Interlibrary Loan Specialist to join Auraria Library’s Collections Strategies department within the Technical Services Division. Technical Services is responsible for the acquisitions, access, discovery, and assessment of purchased, curated, and shared collections.
“… Under the direction of the Associate Dean for Resources Management, Collections and Library Systems, the Electronic Resources Librarian (ERL) provides leadership in developing, delivering, maintaining, and assessing the Library’s collection of electronic resources by working cooperatively with designated staff. Responsible for implementing and managing electronic resource management applications, including but not limited to Alma, in a collegial and team environment…”
“The University of Hartford invites applications for a new Director of Libraries. The successful candidate will lead with a vision of and plan for the 21st century academic library, setting goals and providing strategic direction to a diverse University community of students, faculty, staff, alumni and neighbors…”
Head of Library Systems and Metadata Services, Tarlton Law Library at The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, TX
“The Tarlton Law Library at the University of Texas School of Law is seeking applicants for a Head of Library Systems and Metadata position.
Purpose of position: This position will be part of the library’s technical services staff and will administer and manage the library-specific information technology infrastructure for all law library operations, including the Sierra integrated library system, and provide leadership in the development, assessment, and implementation of practices and procedures related to resource description and classification…”
Research, Education, and Outreach Librarian, Health Sciences and Human Services Library (HS/HSL) University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
“… The successful candidate will use their expertise to assist students, faculty, and staff in the areas of research support, information literacy, and scholarly communication. They collaborate with the eight-member REO department, members of the Services Division, and colleagues Library-wide to develop and deliver innovative programs and services. In addition to advancing HS/HSL and School priorities, they engage with the University community and participate in professional and scholarly activities…”
“This position manages the Libraries’ collection of electronic resources and works collaboratively with stakeholders throughout the Library, University, and consortia as needed. The Libraries provide a combination of owned, subscribed, on-demand, and Open Access materials through local and consortial arrangements…”
“Healey Library at UMass Boston seeks experienced applicants for the position of Reference and Instruction Librarian. The Reference, Outreach, and Instruction (ROI) department in Healey Library serves a large, diverse community of students (graduate and undergraduate, in person and online), faculty, staff, and community partners (UMass Boston is the only public research university in the city of Boston). The ROI team is actively growing their online, embedded, and hybrid instructional models using online teaching tools such as LibGuides, LibWizard, and Credo Instruct…”
“The Department of Information Science in the Graduate School of Education, University at Buffalo, the State University of New York (SUNY) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position. We seek an outstanding scholar with an established research agenda, potential to acquire external funding, and ability to effectively teach online in our master’s and PhD programs…”
“The person in this position cultivates productive relationships to integrate library resources and services into the UW health sciences community’s curriculum, research, and clinical operations. The Medical and Research Services Librarian will also develop and promote library services and resources; participate in professional and scholarly organizations and activities; pursue personal professional development; and maintain awareness of evolving trends in library and information science related to health sciences…”
“The UConn Library seeks a … leader to serve as director of the UConn Hartford Campus Library. Located within the Hartford Public Library in the heart of Connecticut’s vibrant capital city, the UConn Hartford Campus Library serves UConn Hartford students, faculty, and staff in support of research and academic scholarship…”
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.