Librarian I (2 positions), Buena Park Library District

The Buena Park Library District is recruiting for the position of Librarian I.  We are currently seeking two enthusiastic professionals with excellent customer service skills to join our Adult Services team.  Ideal candidates will have strong reference and collection development experience. Bilingual English/Korean is highly desirable.

Recruitment closes on Monday, April 22nd at 5:00 pm.

 

Middle East & Islamic Studies Librarian, UNC-Chapel Hill

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries seeks a collaborative, innovative and user-centered librarian to lead and expand research partnerships with faculty and scholars, contribute to student success, and develop research collections and outreach programs that support the study of the Middle East and Islam. Reporting to the Director of Research and Instructional Services, the successful candidate will work within a dynamic and flexible team structure in support of the research and teaching missions of the UNC Libraries. The Middle East & Islamic Studies Librarian is an integrated member of the UNC Libraries and collaborates regularly with librarians and staff across a variety of library units including, but not limited to, the Wilson Library (Special Collections), Digital Research Services, Resource Description & Management, and User Experience and Assessment. The Middle East & Islamic Studies Librarian also works closely with many campus and external partners, such as UNC Chapel Hill’s Center for Middle East and Islamic Studies; the Duke-UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies; regional consortia; and national and international groups to build interdisciplinary partnerships in support of local research, teaching, and learning needs. The UNC Libraries also collaborate closely with the Duke University Libraries in building cohesive Middle East & Islamic Studies collections in the Research Triangle.

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has a strong commitment to Middle East and Islamic Studies, with strong emphasis on Arabic language and Persian Studies. The Center for Middle East and Islamic Studies is a member of the Duke-UNCConsortium for Middle East Studies, and one of 5 UNC Chapel Hill National Resource Centers. Faculty affiliated with the Center number more than 50 and represent 28 departments and disciplines across campus. In collaboration with campus programs, the UNC Libraries actively engage with faculty and students on research and programming; create partnerships in support of teaching and learning; and develop collections and services that support research throughout its lifecycle.

Online Learning Librarian, Sonoma State

The Sonoma State University Library is seeking an Online Learning librarian to join our team! This new, 12-month tenure-track position will provide leadership and direct the creation, implementation, and assessment of online learning services and programs that support the Library in reference, instruction, and outreach, as well as University goals for student success.

This position provides opportunities for a librarian to work collaboratively with units in the Library and on campus to build, position, and assess digital learning and assume academic departmental liaison responsibilities that include collection development, information literacy instruction and outreach, and working with fellow faculty to advance the Library’s strategic priorities and engage the Library in the life of the University.

Early career, historically underrepresented and minoritized candidates are strongly encouraged to apply!

For additional information and to apply, please visit Sonoma State’s website http://web.sonoma.edu/jobs/, and search for the job posting 104751

Review of applications starts January 11, 2019. Anticipated start date: August 1, 2019.

Sonoma State is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.

Collection Development and Management Librarian, California State University – Fullerton

Application Deadline
For full consideration, all application materials should be received by January 18, 2019. Position will remain open until filled.
Appointment Date
March 1, 2019
Rank & Salary

The position will be at the rank of Senior Assistant Librarian. Salary range will be from $67,656 to $69,360, commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Description
California State University Fullerton (CSUF) Pollak Library is seeking an energetic librarian who is innovative, technologically adept, and service oriented, with a background in collection development and management. The Collection Development and Management Librarian works in close collaboration with colleagues from across Library units in developing, evaluating, and assessing the Library’s collections in all formats. The Librarian will offer leadership and expertise in refining and repositioning collections in the context of emerging trends and the evolving learning, teaching, and research needs of the diverse CSUF community. As Pollak Library embarks on a new strategic plan and reorganization, the Collection Development and Management Librarian will have the opportunity to participate in the development of new structures and methods.
Responsibilities
Chairs the Collection Development Team, working with colleagues from across the library to evaluate the collection needs of users, monitor collection use and need for adjustments, review product renewals and proposals, and discuss other collections-related issues.
Coordinates the process of subject librarian selection and deselection, including providing training as needed and overseeing the maintenance of approval and demand-driven-acquisition profiles.
Allocates and monitors the general collection materials budget.
Oversees deselection projects.
Serves as primary contact for collection evaluation activities such as proposals for new programs, department program reviews, accreditation reports, and internal assessments.
With the Electronic Resources and Acquisitions Librarians, reviews licenses and participates in the licensing workflow.
Coordinates the Library’s material gifts program, supervising 1-2 student assistants.
Provides leadership in the application of new technologies related to collection development and management.
Represents the Library on appropriate CSUF and CSU system committees or teams that promote collaboration among libraries in purchasing and sharing library materials and other resources.
Serves on department, Library, and University committees.
Qualifications Required
Master’s degree in library and/or information science from an ALA- accredited institution or equivalent institution by the time of appointment.
Experience maintaining and developing collections in an academic or research library, including monitoring the general collection materials budget.
Strong leadership skills and the ability to work both independently and collegially on a team in a demanding and rapidly changing environment.
Well-developed analytical, organizational, and communications skills (oral, written, and interpersonal).
Evidence of interest in professional and scholarly activities.
Ability to interact effectively in a multicultural environment with co-workers, library users, and the wider campus community.
Preferred
Experience with developing, managing, and maintaining approval and/or demand-driven-acquisitions plans.
Experience assessing electronic resource usage and performing product comparisons.
Experience with developing, managing, and sharing collections in a consortial environment.
Experience working with vendors and content providers, such as subscription agents, electronic resource providers, and publishers.
Awareness of accessibility requirements for websites and digital sources.
Awareness of the potential impact of emerging international movements (e.g., OA2020, Plan S, Controlled Digital Lending) on local and shared Collection Management and Development.

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU.  Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

Application Procedure
A complete online application must be submitted in order to receive consideration. To apply, please go to: https://apps.fullerton.edu/facultyrecruitment to view all job listings and select 10898BR to begin the application process and provide the following materials:
Letters of interest (relating your experience to the required qualifications)
Curriculum vitae
A statement of commitment in working with a diverse student, faculty, colleagues, and community.
Three letters of reference (see instruction below)
On the References page of the online application, enter information and email addresses for three referents who will provide a confidential letter of reference for your application.  They will immediately receive a request via email along with information on uploading the letter.  You will be able to verify that each letter has been received by CSUF by logging back in to the recruitment system.
Please direct all questions about the position to: Katie Steben at ksteben@fullerton.edu or call 657-278-4067.

Arts & Humanities Librarian

The Arts & Humanities Librarian is a teaching librarian with responsibilities for Art, Art History, and Art Conservation disciplines taught at the 7 Claremont Colleges, as well as other Arts & Humanities subjects based on experience, background, and interests of the successful candidate. The incumbent will teach discipline specific information literacy sessions (including digital and scholarly communication literacies); conduct strategic and targeted departmental outreach aimed at integrating information literacy into the Arts & Humanities curricula; provide research consultations; and conduct collection development. View full position description.https://theclaremontcolleges.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/TCCS_Careers/job/Claremont/Arts—Humanities-Librarian_REQ-1092

STEM Librarians (2)

The STEM Librarians are teaching librarians with subject responsibilities for STEM disciplines taught across the 7 Claremont Colleges. The library supports traditional Life and Physical Sciences, such as Chemistry, Biology, Physics, and Engineering; interdisciplinary programs like Environmental Analysis; and professional graduate programs, including Pharmacy and Applied Life Sciences. Subject assignments will vary depending on background, experiences and interests of the successful candidates.

Responsibilities include discipline specific information literacy instruction (including digital and scholarly communication literacies); conducting strategic and departmental targeted outreach aimed at integrating information literacy into the STEM curricula; providing research consultations; and conducting collection development.  View full position description https://theclaremontcolleges.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/TCCS_Careers/job/Claremont/STEM-Librarian_REQ-779

Two full time STEM Librarians.

The STEM Librarians are teaching librarians with subject responsibilities for STEM disciplines taught across the 7 Claremont Colleges. The library supports traditional Life and Physical Sciences, such as Chemistry, Biology, Physics, and Engineering; interdisciplinary programs like Environmental Analysis; and professional graduate programs, including Pharmacy and Applied Life Sciences. Subject assignments will vary depending on background, experiences and interests of the successful candidates.

Responsibilities include discipline specific information literacy instruction (including digital and scholarly communication literacies); conducting strategic and departmental targeted outreach aimed at integrating information literacy into the STEM curricula; providing research consultations; and conducting collection development.  View full position description https://theclaremontcolleges.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/TCCS_Careers/job/Claremont/STEM-Librarian_REQ-779

 

Interdisciplinary Studies Librarian

The Claremont Colleges Library, a consortium of 7 colleges located 35 miles east of Los Angeles, is seeking an Interdisciplinary Studies Librarian.

The Interdisciplinary Studies Librarian is a teaching librarian with subject responsibilities for Ethnic Studies, Cultural & Media Studies, and Gender & Women’s Studies taught at the 7 Claremont Colleges, as well as related subjects based on experience, background and interests of the successful candidate. The incumbent will teach discipline specific information literacy sessions (including digital and scholarly communication literacies); conduct strategic and targeted departmental outreach aimed at integrating information literacy into the curricula; provide research consultations; and conduct collection development. View full position description.

https://theclaremontcolleges.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/TCCS_Careers/job/Claremont/Interdisciplinary-Studies-Librarian_REQ-1070