Head of Access and Collection Services

California Institute of Techology

Pasadena, CA

The Caltech Library seeks an innovative and collaborative Head of Access and Collection Services who will lead the Library in providing seamless access to local and collaborative collections in support of research and learning at Caltech.Under the supervision of the University Librarian, this position will be responsible for the effective daily operation of the Sherman Fairchild Library facilities and services, including circulation, technology lending, course reserves, security, and facilities maintenance. The Head also oversees DocuServe, the Library’s highly-regarded interlibrary loan and document delivery service, and is responsible for coordinating acquisitions and collection management, electronically and physically, in all six Caltech Library locations.This position is also respon ... Read More
Posted Jan 23, 2020

Graphics & Marketing Specialist

High Plains Library District

Greeley, CO 80631

Graphics & Marketing SpecialistRole:Develops, designs and produces high quality professional marketing materials.Major Duties and Responsibilities:25% - MARKETING MATERIALS – Collaborates with department and customers to conceptualize marketing strategy, creates materials to support strategy, updates work order system and communicates with customers on progress and preferences, and routes completed materials to appropriate customer, publication or other destination in order to promote library services, events, and programs. (Essential)25% - GRAPHIC DESIGN – Designs, updates, and creates newsletters, forms, signage, brochures, web graphics, banners, ads, and other print and digital materials as needed in order to create visually appealing and consistently branded materials. (Essenti ... Read More
Posted Jan 22, 2020

Library Associate

High Plains Library District

Carbon Valley Regional Library

Library AssociateRole: Answers patron requests for information and assistance, assists patrons with self-check and library technology, and plans and conducts programs.Major Duties and Responsibilities:35% - PATRON ASSISTANCE – Serves as the first point of contact for patrons in assistance with using library materials and information, guiding them in searching the catalog and stacks, accessing databases, and navigating the Internet; and passes the patron on to a Librarian for further assistance beyond the efforts required of a reference interview. (Essential)20% - CIRCULATION – Checks out and renews materials; Assists patrons with self-checkout and checking in materials; issues and updates library cards; and follows procedures and collects money for fines and over-dues; processes holds ... Read More
Posted Jan 22, 2020

Library Director

North Providence Union Free Library

North Providence, RI

The North Providence Union Free Library is a member of Ocean State Libraries servicing North Providence and nearby communities. The Board of Trustees is seeking a forward-thinking community-focused individual to serve as library director.Qualifications: Master's Degree in Library Science from a recognized college or university plus five (5) years of library administration experience including experience in a supervisory capacity. Knowledge of computers and trending technologies.  Experience with traditional and emerging library services.Start date: April 1, 2020.  This is a full-time, salaried position of 35 flexible hours per week at a salary commensurate with experience; includes 4 weeks’ vacation, health and dental insurance, and a retirement plan. Position open until filled. Ca ... Read More
Posted Jan 22, 2020

Records Analyst

Dartmouth College

Hanover

The Dartmouth Library seeks a service-oriented, collaborative individual to join the Archives and Records Management team. Reporting to the Assistant Archivist for Acquisitions, the successful candidate will thrive in a team environment, analyze business practices and requirements for both paper and electronic records, and advocate for proper policies and practices that meet the administrative, fiscal, historic, and legal needs of the institution.Key responsibilities include: Appraisal of College records and development of retention schedules and file plans, conduct staff training on records systems and record keeping practices, assist with the development of policies related to the management and disposition of College records. Additionally, the Records Analyst will serve on the Rauner Sp ... Read More
Posted Jan 22, 2020

Director

City of Cortez

City

Promotes the library through newspaper articles, presentations to groups, library tours and attendance of professional meetings.Oversees planning for the library assessing needs, services and programs. Writes grants for the benefit of the library. Formulates policies governing the operation and use of the library.Prepares departmental budget by establishing program and service priorities: monitors expenditures and grant monies.Is responsible for maintaining a relevant collection of materials for the library.During assigned hours, responsible for manning the check out desk. This front line work includes: checking materials in and out of the library, keeping track of holds, charging fines, taking Inter-library Loan requests, screening telephone calls and incoming mail, accounting of the dail ... Read More
Posted Jan 21, 2020

Researcher Support Services Student Assistant - Student Assistant VI

University of Colorado Denver. Auraria Library

Auraria Campus Denver, Colorado

OverviewThe Researcher Support Services Student Assistant will engage in activities related to researcher support, collection development, and online research guides as well as other opportunities related to the day-to-day operations of a large academic library. Every employee of the library is expected to treat others, and in return be treated, with respect and dignity.Reports To· Researcher Support Services LibrarianJob Duties· Withdraw or transfer material from collections· Process new print government documents and maps· Assess use of government publications to assist with weeding· Update catalog records for missing and/or improperly cataloged items· Assist with the assessment of collection management· Review, update, and create online research guides using LibGuides software· ... Read More
Posted Jan 21, 2020

Occasional Research Librarian

Colorado College

Tutt Library

Provides research desk service on an on-call basis. Schedule includes mornings, weekends and/or evening shifts and will could be the sole research staff member during the shift. • Provide research service to students, faculty and staff at Colorado College and the wider Colorado Springs community on an occasional basis. • Handle unusual or emergency situations and exercise appropriate judgment and problem solve in dealing with patrons. • Stay abreast of new developments at Tutt Library, especially changes to databases, resources and policies affecting research service provision. • Participate in a minimum of four Research Services Meetings per year (or other in-house professional reference development sessions) in order to stay current on research resources. • Reads Rese ... Read More
Posted Jan 21, 2020

Executive Director

Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library Foundation

Topeka, Kansas

Executive DirectorTopeka & Shawnee County Public Library FoundationTopeka, KSBackgroundTopeka & Shawnee County Public Library FoundationThe Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library Foundation, founded in 1982, is a 501c3 nonprofit with a purpose to ensure the future of the library as an indispensable community resource. The Foundation accomplishes this by helping secure financial resources to support collections, programs, services, technology and physical facilities of the library. The Foundation pursues its purpose by seeking philanthropic support, providing conscientious stewardship of the assets in its care, encouraging appropriate community partnerships and advocating on behalf of the library’s mission in the community. Key recent Foundation-funded projects include a mobil ... Read More
Posted Jan 19, 2020

Information Literacy Instructor

Colorado State University Libraries

Fort Collins, CO

Colorado State University Libraries seeks a part-time, temporary Information Literacy Instructor to support the College Liaison Librarians in delivering effective instructional programs and research services for the CSU community. This assignment will include actively teaching in the information literacy program that supports the university’s CO150 (undergraduate college composition) program, and other project-based duties will be assigned based on organizational needs and candidate skills and experience. This hourly position will run from mid-February- April 3 and will have set weekly hours for the duration of the appointment. Hours will include at least 4 hours on Mon. and Wed. mornings (8am-12pm (preferred) or 9am-1pm). The final number of hours per week are flexible, and the final s ... Read More
Posted Jan 17, 2020

Library Supervisor

City of Cottonwood

Cottonwood

This is an exempt, full-time, classified position with full benefits. Expected starting salary is minimum of range 20 $21.68 per hour. DESCRIPTION: The Cottonwood Public Library seeks an energetic and community minded leader to serve as its Library Supervisor. Under the direction of the Library Director, kindly engages patrons, creatively implements new ideas, and strategically thinks about the future of the Library. Works collaboratively with library staff and volunteers to collectively problem solve. Work schedule depends on library operating hours, which are currently Mondays through Saturdays.  Hours are subject to change as needed by the community, evenings required. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Essential functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the foll ... Read More
Posted Jan 16, 2020

Head of Youth Services

Coventry Public Library

Coventry Public Library, Rhode

The Coventry Public Library seeks a creative, motivated individual for a full-time position as the Head of Youth Services to provide professional library service to the youth of Coventry.The Head of Youth Services is responsible for coordinating and supervising activities for children including planning, organizing, and directing programs and events; selecting and shelving new materials and weeding old materials; providing education, information and assistance to patrons and the community; and responding to inquiries, requests and complaints.Essential Job Functions:Responsible for program development for children; prepares, publicizes and implements programs such as pre-school story hours, summer reading programs, after school and vacation programs.Coordinates and conducts library tours an ... Read More
Posted Jan 16, 2020