Assistant Librarian (Reference)

City and County of Broomfield

Mamie Doud Eisenhower Public Library

Works primarily at adult reference desk: Provide customer assistance in person or on the phone. Greet and welcome the public. Interview patrons and determine information needs; assist patrons in the use of library catalog, databases and resource materials; answer basic reference questions using print and electronic resources; recommend book and other library materials; take inter-library loan requests, meeting room inquiries, and keep statistics. Respond to and resolve routine customer needs that may include location of materials; information regarding library services or programs; interpretation of library policy; instruction in the use of the library catalog, Internet computers accompanying software and other equipment such as copy machine, microform reader or audio-visual equipment. ... Read More
Posted Apr 21, 2008

Children's Information Services Librarian

Jefferson County Public Library

Lakewood Library, Lakewood, CO

Position will provide reference assistance in the Children's Room to children, young adults, caregivers, and other individuals working with children. Additional responsibilities include providing reference assistance using community, text, and electronic resources, including online searching; conducting tours and story times; creating displays; developing special programs; assisting with the development and delivery of children's programs and patron education; reviewing, recommending materials, and collaborating on collection development; and establishing and managing relationships with outside agencies and organizations. Reports to the Head of Children's Information Services. ... Read More
Posted Apr 18, 2008

Collection Development Librarian

Jefferson County Public Library

Library Service Center, Wheat Ridge, CO

We are looking for a versatile, customer focused Collection Development Librarian who will: • Work with children's and young adult staff members in the evaluation of the collection to identify gaps, make recommendations for weeding, and develop efficient and effective procedures for more efficiently maintaining the children’s and young adult floating collections. • Evaluate current holdings against collection development and weeding guidelines and current publishing trends to establish the most effective collection possible. • Make system-wide buying decisions and coordinate requests for the purchase of print and non-print materials for all age groups. • Work closely with ordering staff to insure that materials are ordered in a timely fashion. • Work with staff to assure ... Read More
Posted Apr 18, 2008

Librarian 1 - Library Services Manager

Wyoming State Library

Cheyenne, WY

Become a library leader in the least populated state in the nation. The Wyoming State Library located in Cheyenne, WY is recruiting for its Library Services Manager. The manager is responsible for the staff, projects and collections of the Library Services unit within the agency. Duties include directing staff in building, accessing and maintaining specialized collections, leading statewide programs for the collection and dissemination of state and federal information, developing value-added electronic products, and designing products and services which support state government information projects. This manager is part of the Library’s management team and reports to the State Librarian. Get a feel for the breadth of Wyoming State Library products and services at http://will.state.w ... Read More
Posted Apr 17, 2008

Reference Librarian, Part-time

Regis University

REgis University

Posted Apr 15, 2008

Associate Librarian

Western Wyoming Community College

Rock Springs, Wyoming

Western Wyoming Community College is now taking applications for an Associate Librarian. This is a full time, 11 month per year position. This position performs a variety of technical and public services tasks in Hay Library, such as research assistance, library-use instructional and collection development. This position requires both technical and instructional skills. This responsibility will include the use of Library 2.0 technologies such as Blackboard, blogs and e-newsletters. Graduation from a regionally accredited college or university with a Master’s Degree in Library Science or related discipline with at least 18 semester hours of reference, cataloging and book selection is required. Two years of work experience in a position-related or position-specific area, with trainin ... Read More
Posted Apr 15, 2008

Head Librarian

Pioneerland Library System

Posted Apr 15, 2008

Digital Collections Librarian

Weld Library District

Collection Resources Department

Role: Selects materials and coordinates collection development activities. Major Duties and Responsibilities: 50% MATERIALS SELECTION – Identifies materials for purchase, creates selection lists, responds to customer and staff requests for materials; generates reports and statistical data in order to select materials for the collection. 25% COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT – Responsible for selection of materials as part of a centralized collection development by evaluating and analyzing various collection areas, works collaboratively with Librarians and other public services staff, and develops the collection in accordance with the goals of the collection development policy in order to provide a collection that meets the community’s needs. 10% BUDGET – Responsible for monitori ... Read More
Posted Apr 15, 2008

Non-Fiction Collections Librarian

Weld Library District

Collection Resources Department

Role: Selects materials and coordinates collection development activities. Major Duties and Responsibilities: 50% MATERIALS SELECTION – Identifies materials for purchase, creates selection lists, responds to customer and staff requests for materials; generates reports and statistical data in order to select materials for the collection. 25% COLLECTION DEVELOPMENT – Responsible for selection of materials as part of a centralized collection development by evaluating and analyzing various collection areas, works collaboratively with Librarians and other public services staff, and develops the collection in accordance with the goals of the collection development policy in order to provide a collection that meets the community’s needs. 10% BUDGET – Responsible for monitori ... Read More
Posted Apr 15, 2008

Patron Services Specialist II

Arapahoe Library District

Various branches

Role: Delivers library programs and services and assists patrons in the use of the library. Major Duties and Responsibilities: 40% - PROGRAM & SERVICE DELIVERY - As assigned, implements programs and services, including but not limited to, merchandising the collection, computer training for patrons, story times, program hosting, school visits, intermediate reference and reader's advisory, weeding assigned collection areas and identifying collection and/or shelving problems, and volunteer work in order to deliver system-wide programs and services for Library Operations. 10% - SUPERVISOR ASSISTANCE - Assists the supervisor as the lead worker by acting as the person-in-charge (PIC) as needed, mentoring PSSI staff, drafting work schedules, and providing performance feedback in order t ... Read More
Posted Apr 15, 2008

Reference Librarian

Regis University

Dayton Memorial Library

Regis University seeks a part-time Reference Librarian (.65 fte) to join a service-oriented team on its Lowell Blvd. campus in Dayton Memorial Library. Responsibilities include reference desk service, occasional library instruction, and collection development for one department. This librarian will work Wednesday through Saturday, including Thursday 1 to 10 p.m. The Reference Librarian will provide reference and information services to library users in the building, and at distant locations by phone or e-mail by effectively utilizing print and electronic resources; this will involve some work assignments at night and on weekends. This person will provide occasional library orientations or library instruction; assist with collection development in a selected area; provide ove ... Read More
Posted Apr 14, 2008

Library Page

Rangeview Library District

Thornton Library Branch

Rangeview Library District is looking for a friendly, energetic, detail-oriented individual to perform a variety of library duties such as sorting, organizing, shelving, and filing library books, periodicals and materials. The successful candidate will also monitor shelves and files for accuracy, reorganize material and help patrons with questions. ... Read More
Posted Apr 14, 2008

Library Page

Rangeview Library District

Perl Mack Library Branch

Rangeview Library District is looking for a friendly, energetic, detail-oriented individual to perform a variety of library duties such as sorting, organizing, shelving, and filing library books, periodicals and materials. The successful candidate will also monitor shelves and files for accuracy, reorganize material and help patrons with questions. ... Read More
Posted Apr 14, 2008

East Asian Studies Reference/Instruction Librarian

University Libraries, University of Colorado at Boulder

Reference & Instructional Services Department

The East Asian Studies Reference/Instruction Librarian is a tenure-stream faculty position reporting to the Faculty Director for Reference and Instructional Services. Duties include general and specialized reference in the social sciences and humanities with responsibilities associated with an information commons; virtual reference and instruction services; classroom teaching as part of an active library instruction program; selecting library materials in the areas of East Asian Languages, primarily Japanese and other Asian languages taught at the University of Colorado (Arabic, Bahasa Indonesia, Chinese, Farsi, Hindi, Korean); and guiding collection management decisions related to the vernacular and East Asian languages collections. This position serves as the primary liaison to the East ... Read More
Posted Apr 11, 2008

Librarian II

Rapid City Public Library

Rapid City Public Library

Our Ideal Candidate The ideal candidate will be forward-thinking individual who values creativity and innovation and who has a proven track record in supervising and motivating people. This individual will appreciate and work successfully in a multi-cultural multi-generational environment, be energetic and flexible, and be able to successfully interact with a diverse professional clientele, both inside and outside the institution. Experience with print, electronic and online resources is required. The ability to plan and manage complex projects, implement new information system technologies, and promote the library to a variety of audiences is highly preferred. A thorough knowledge of the practical applications of computer operations in a library setting is essential. A candida ... Read More
Posted Apr 10, 2008

Librarian I

Rapid City Public Library

Rapid City Public Library

Posted Apr 10, 2008

Information Services Substitute

Boulder Public Library

All three branches

Substitutes will fill in as desk staff at one of the following locations: George Reynolds Branch; Meadows Branch, Main Branch Children's Library; Main Branch Reference Desk; Main Branch Answer Place Desk; Main Branch Reader's Advisory Desk. ... Read More
Posted Apr 10, 2008

Library Clerk I

City of Westminster

College Hill and Irving Street Libraries

Hours at College Hill will be Tuesday, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.; Wednesday, 3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.; and Sunday, 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. with Thursday at Irving Street from 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. The City of Westminster offers a bonus of up to $1,000 per year depending on the employee's level of fluency in Spanish, Hmong and/or Laotian. Important Note: A City application is required for all positions and is due by midnight on the closing date. Applications are available online or at City Hall. This is specialized library clerical work assisting in the operation of the library's circulation desk. Position requires working some evenings and weekends, and requires willingness to travel to work at all City library facilities. ESSENTIAL DUTIES Assists customers at the library's circulati ... Read More
Posted Apr 10, 2008

Library Assistant Part-time

Jones International University

Centennial

Position Summary: Under general supervision, primarily responsibilities include, handling and processing inter-library loan requests from students and faculty. This includes tracking inter-library loan statistics and monitoring requests. Also, responsible for copyediting electronic documents (research guides) received and updated by contracted librarians. Then will replace and update research guides using html and an e-global administrative function. In addition, this position will assist the Head Librarian with quality maintenance issues, including verification and correction of site links. Also, will help the librarian supports the information needs of JIU’s students, faculty, chairs, instructional designers, administration, and other staff in their respective roles. The duties wil ... Read More
Posted Apr 8, 2008

Systems Librarian

Rock Valley College

Rockford, Illinois

Job Summary Coordinate the planning, development, implementation and support of information technologies in support of the library’s users in addition to serving at the Reference Desk and participating in library instructional activities. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: include the following. Related duties may be assigned. • Manage the library’s networked services and information systems, including the integrated library system (Voyager), open URL services (SFX), and federated search system (Metalib). • Maintain and enhance the content of the library’s web pages in conjunction with the college’s Marketing Department. • Act as liaison between the library and the college’s Information Technology Department, especially in regard to the library’s server an ... Read More
Posted Apr 7, 2008

Librarian

Ignacio Community Library

Ignacio Community Library

Working with the library board and library director, the librarian is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the library, including collection management, technology upgrades, management of the automated circulation system, scheduling, information services, programming, supervision of staff, and assisting the library director with evaluation and implementation of policies. ... Read More
Posted Apr 7, 2008

Parachute Branch Manager

Garfield County Public Library District

Parachute, CO

See full description on our website at www.garfieldlibraries.org ... Read More
Posted Apr 7, 2008

Web Application Developer (Information Technology Professional II

University of Colorado Denver

Health Sciences Library

Job Responsibilities: The Web Application Developer provides support for existing web applications in the Health Sciences Library and designs new applications as needed. Responsibilities include needs assessment, system design, and the creation, documentation, and debugging of code. Further responsibilities include testing, deployment, and troubleshooting/maintenance of web applications. Maintains an authoring environment for library staff members. Responsible for monitoring security best practices, and managing and implementing web application software upgrades and patches. Plans against various disaster scenarios, and creates backup and recovery procedures for web applications. In addition, the developer is called upon to provide some end-user support for library web applications, includ ... Read More
Posted Apr 7, 2008

Cataloging Librarian

Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Main Library, Topeka, KS

Catalogs and classifies library materials. Uses Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) to import and create Machine-Readable Cataloging (MARC) records for Library database. Creates MARC records for input into OCLC and Library database. Analyzes, designs and applies solutions to collection issues. Discards materials that have outlived their usefulness. Trains and mentors staff; leads or participates in work teams and focus groups. ... Read More
Posted Apr 5, 2008

Library Branch Volunteer Coordinator

Douglas County Libraries

Philip S. Miller Library

Our Philip S. Miller Library has an exciting opening for a F/T (30 hrs/wk) Branch Volunteer Coordinator to direct and oversee the activities of our library volunteers. This position will direct and oversee the activities of the library volunteers, and will serve as their primary point of contact. Involves planning and coordinating the effective use of volunteer talent and services for the branch. Assesses volunteer staffing requirements and makes recommendations for volunteer staffing needs, new volunteer programs or improvements in existing programs. Serves as a liaison with local volunteer organizations and agencies. ... Read More
Posted Apr 4, 2008

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Weld Library District

Farr Regional Library

Role: Returns library materials to shelves and checks in returned materials. Enables patrons to find library materials in places where they expect them to be. Major Duties and Responsibilities: 40% - SHELVING - Shelves library materials by loading carts with returned materials; placing materials on the appropriate shelf according to Dewey decimal number, author name, or title in order to return materials to library shelves. 30% - CIRCULATION - Checks in returned materials and sorts and routes the materials to their proper location in order prepare materials for shelving. 15% - SHELF READING & SHIFTING - Reads the order of materials on the shelves by checking for correct Dewey decimal or alphabetical order, shifts and straightens materials to correct the order as needed, a ... Read More
Posted Apr 3, 2008

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Weld Library District

Farr Regional Library

Role: Returns library materials to shelves and checks in returned materials. Enables patrons to find library materials in places where they expect them to be. Major Duties and Responsibilities: 40% - SHELVING - Shelves library materials by loading carts with returned materials; placing materials on the appropriate shelf according to Dewey decimal number, author name, or title in order to return materials to library shelves. 30% - CIRCULATION - Checks in returned materials and sorts and routes the materials to their proper location in order prepare materials for shelving. 15% - SHELF READING & SHIFTING - Reads the order of materials on the shelves by checking for correct Dewey decimal or alphabetical order, shifts and straightens materials to correct the order as needed, a ... Read More
Posted Apr 3, 2008

Librarian I - Children

City of Roswell, NM

Roswell Public Library

Professional library work in the children’s department. Work involves providing professional library expertise to a major library area in children's services. Work is performed in accordance with professional knowledge and standard library procedures. Responsible for evaluation, collection development, weeding and maintenance of the children’s collection. Responsible for understanding children’s basic behavior patterns and initiating appropriate responses when required. Plans, organizes and directs children’s projects and programs such as Summer Reading Program, Story Times, tours, outreach contacts, etc. Staffs the children’s reference desk and provides general reference guidance and specialized reference guidance in a subject area specialty, gives out information both ... Read More
Posted Apr 3, 2008

Youth Services Librarian

Baraboo Public Library

The Baraboo Public Library, Baraboo, WI is seeking a full-time (37 hours per week) professional Youth Services Librarian to oversee operations of Youth Services Department, planning, implementing, and managing a comprehensive program of library services for children and teens, including outreach. The successful candidate will supervise the Youth Services Department staff, using an integrative collaborative management approach and actively participate on the library management team with the Director and Circulation Manager. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to foster literacy, encourage reading for enrichment and pleasure, provide materials to support education, teach the use of the public library as a lifelong resource, and consistently present the Baraboo Public Libra ... Read More
Posted Mar 31, 2008

Librarian - Outreach Services

Arapahoe Library District

Outreach Services

50% Develop and implement bookmobile services by identifying, understanding, and relating service to community needs. Deliver service to bookmobile customers by safetly driving outreach motor vehicles to specified locations, providing reference and reader’s advisory, processing patron transactions, building relationships, and recommending materials for purchase in order to promote and provide bookmobile services. 25% Develop and implement outreach service by identifying, understanding, and relating service to community needs. Deliver service to diverse populations by recommending and implementing outreach programs and services in order to serve the needs of targeted populations. 25% Mentor paraprofessional staff and develop volunteer staff by scheduling, training and guiding the ... Read More
Posted Mar 28, 2008