Library Associate - Part-time

Weld Library District

Centennial Park Library

Major Duties and Responsibilities: PATRON ASSISTANCE - Assists patrons in the use of library materials and technology by guiding them in searching the catalog and stacks, accessing databases, and navigating the Internet in order to locate resources in the collection and on the World Wide Web. INFORMATION NAVIGATION - Locates requested materials and information sources by using the electronic catalog to identify call number location and checking the shelf for availability and placing holds for materials checked-out or available from other branches or systems in order to satisfy patron requests for library materials and information. PROGRAMMING - Plans informative and entertaining programs for patrons such as book discussion groups, computer instruction, story times and school visit ... Read More
Posted Feb 15, 2008
Position Description and Responsibilities The Executive Director has overall responsibility for fundraising, grant writing, staff supervision, planning, financial management, program management, marketing, and community relations. The Executive Director will lead the Board and staff through a period of strategic growth and transformation during the upcoming years. The Executive Director should have experience or skill in managing capital projects requiring collaboration with elected officials, foundations, private sector and private donors. He/She will be a relationship builder who has a high level of organizational and political sophistication, especially as it relates to connecting programs to funding, creatively generating other resources and building collaborative and strategic p ... Read More
Posted Feb 14, 2008
Position Description: This 12 month, tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor is responsible for ensuring that print, audiovisual, and digital resources are properly inventoried, organized, and cataloged; works with the University’s IT Department to coordinate the Library’s integrated library system (ILS) and institutional repository; and serves on the Library’s Information Management Team. The Catalog Librarian provides reference services (including some nights and weekends), acts as liaison to various academic departments, teaches library instruction classes, and serves on university boards and committees. Responsibilities: The Catalog Librarian will perform the following duties. Administration • Hire, train, supervise, and eval ... Read More
Posted Feb 14, 2008

Copy Cataloger for Japanese Materials - 50% Part Time- Library Technician II

University of Colorado at Boulder

Japanese Materials, Cataloging and Metadata Services Department

Note: This position is a part-time, 50% position and typically works a schedule of 20 hours per week. Nature of Work: Nature of Work: This position is specifically responsible for the copy cataloging and database maintenance of Japanese materials in all formats. It also assists in hiring, training, and supervising student assistants with East Asian language skills and in arranging their work flow. The position exists to cooperate in and contribute to meeting the Cataloging and Metadata Services Department's goals by responding flexibly and imaginatively to evolving demands placed on the Department. The position exists to accurately catalog Libraries' materials and to maintain, correct, and enhance the Libraries' online database, Chinook, for the purpose of supplying detailed and up-to ... Read More
Posted Feb 13, 2008

Reference Librarian

Douglas County Libraries

Philip S. Miller Library

The Philip S. Miller Library has a full-time (40 hrs/wk) Reference Librarian or two part-time (20 hrs/wk each) Reference Librarian positions available. The position will provide general reference service assistance to patrons of all ages. Also includes a strong focus on outreach efforts. ... Read More
Posted Feb 12, 2008

Young Adult Information Services Librarian

Jefferson County Public Library, Evergreen Library

Evergreen, Colorado

In general, this position will: • Provide reference, referral, research and reader's advisory assistance to patrons in person and on the telephone. • Review, evaluate and recommend materials for purchase and withdrawal from the collection with special emphasis on the management of young adult materials. • Initiate and develop ongoing programming for all age groups with a primary emphasis on young adult programming. • Conduct tours, plan public events and displays. • Work with community agencies that focus on young adults to present programs and other services outside of the library. • Participate in staff meetings, committee and other meetings and task forces, including serving as a member of the Young Adult Round Table. • Supervise daily room operations and be respo ... Read More
Posted Feb 12, 2008

Electronic Collection & Assessment Librarian

University Libraries, University of Colorado at Boulder

Collection Development Department

The University of Colorado at Boulder Libraries seeks an energetic and motivated librarian to participate in the building, assessment, and management of the Libraries’ collection with particular emphasis on electronic resources. This is a tenure-track position reporting to the Faculty Director for Collection Development. Working in collaboration with colleagues, bibliographers, and relevant committees, this position identifies and analyzes collection metrics to broadly inform collection management and purchase decisions. This position also facilitates the licensing, management, evaluation, and promotion of the Libraries’ growing collection of electronic resources and open access content. In addition, this position participates in special projects and scholarly communication initiativ ... Read More
Posted Feb 12, 2008

Library Page

Rangeview Library District

Brighton 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 Feb 11, 2008

Sr. Youth Service's Librarian

Rangeview Library District

Northglenn Library Branch

The Rangeview Library District in Northglenn, CO, is seeking an innovative Children’s Librarian who is passionate about connecting people with literature and information. Bring your experience in youth services to help Rangeview become a “best in class” library. We are looking for a versatile, creative, customer-focused Youth Services Librarian at our Northglenn Library Branch. Example of responsibilities includes: • Schedule, plan, publicize and present youth programs and activities, both on and off-site; schedule and conduct library tours; select materials to be used in activities including audio-visual materials and crafts. • Promote youth services, programs and activities, including making oral presentations in the community. • Assist in the development, evaluat ... Read More
Posted Feb 11, 2008

Library Page

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 Feb 11, 2008

Librarian

Weld Library District

Erie Community Library

15% - PATRON ASSISTANCE - Assists patrons in the use of library materials and technology by guiding them in searching the catalog and stacks, accessing databases, and navigating the Internet in order to locate resources in the collection and on the World Wide Web. 15% - INFORMATION NAVIGATION – Provides in-depth reference services and locates requested materials and information sources in order to satisfy patron requests for library materials and information. 40% - PROGRAMMING & OUTREACH - Plans informative and entertaining programs and outreach events such as school visits and computer classes for patrons by identifying and accessing audiences, recruiting attendees, accessing resources in the collection and the community and coordinating such programs and outreach events in order ... Read More
Posted Feb 11, 2008

Development Coordinator

Weld Library District

District Support Services

Hours: Part-time, 20 hrs/wk; some evenings and weekends Grade: N ($21.92 /hr – $30.42 /hr) plus part-time benefits Application Deadline: First consideration given to applications received by 3/7/2008 Department: District Support Services Reports to: Executive Director How to apply: Send Weld Library District application along with resume to: Weld Library District Attn: Human Resources 1939 61st Avenue Greeley, CO 80634 or by emailing application and resume to employment@weld.lib.co.us Role: Plans, organizes, coordinates, and directs fund raising strategies for the Weld Library District and through the Weld Library District Foundation. Major Duties and Responsibilities: 25% - GRANTS – Receives grants from federal, state, and private entities by monit ... Read More
Posted Feb 8, 2008

Librarian

Weld Library District

Farr Regional Library

15% - PATRON ASSISTANCE - Assists patrons in the use of library materials and technology by guiding them in searching the catalog and stacks, accessing databases, and navigating the Internet in order to locate resources in the collection and on the World Wide Web. 15% - INFORMATION NAVIGATION – Provides in-depth reference services and locates requested materials and information sources in order to satisfy patron requests for library materials and information. 40% - PROGRAMMING & OUTREACH - Plans informative and entertaining programs and outreach events such as school visits and computer classes for patrons by identifying and accessing audiences, recruiting attendees, accessing resources in the collection and the community and coordinating such programs and outreach events in order ... Read More
Posted Feb 8, 2008

LIBRARIAN IV

City of Glendale, Arizona

Main Library

•Responsible for managing Reference Services at the Main Library. •Responsible for developing the overall vision for library Web services and manages service deployment and implementation projects, including user needs assessment, design and analysis, testing, marketing, implementation and documentation. •Participates in the development and implementation of goals, objectives, and priorities for assigned programs and functional area of responsibility. •Plans, directs, coordinates, and reviews the work plan for assigned technical and professional library staff; assigns work activities, projects, and programs; reviews and evaluates work products, methods, and procedures; meets with staff to identify and resolve problems. •Participates in the selection of assigned staff; super ... Read More
Posted Feb 8, 2008

Library Assistant

City and County of Broomfield

Mamie Dowd Eisenhower Public Library

This position will be primarily working in the Children’s Library to provide temporary support and assistance at the public service desk. Position is primarily scheduled in the Children’s section; however, may be asked to work in other areas of the library as needed. Provide customer assistance in person or on the phone. Greet and welcome the public and answer questions. 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 automated catalog, Internet computers and accompanying software and other equipment such as copy machines, and microform readers. Answer basic reference questions using print and electronic resources; recommend ... Read More
Posted Feb 8, 2008

Collection Resources Manager

Weld Library District

Role: Manages the operations of the Collection Resources Department including Collection Development, Technical Services, and Interlibrary Loan. Major Duties and Responsibilities: 30% - COLLECTION RESOURCES MANAGEMENT – Sets standards for the operation of the department, develops concepts, practices, techniques and innovations to improve the quality of the library collections, challenges operating processes for greater efficiency and effectiveness; manages materials selection, collection maintenance policies, procedures and guidelines; and facilitates problem solving in order to manage the department operations. 20% - RESOURCE MANAGEMENT – Supports direct reports by developing and managing budget, staff and other resources in order to provide the necessary resources to ac ... Read More
Posted Feb 8, 2008

Business Reference and Instruction Librarian

University Libraries, University of Colorado at Boulder

William M. White Business Library

The business reference librarian participates as a member of the team that designs and implements the Business Library’s reference services in all milieus, including library instruction; reference of all kinds, including electronic and print sources; and special projects as needed. Other responsibilities include contributing to collection development activities and participating as a member of the academic community. The William M. White Business Library provides branch library services to the students and faculty of the University of Colorado in general and the students and faculty of the Leeds School of Business in particular. The library specializes in services and collections for the various subjects of business administration. This is a tenure-track faculty position reporting to ... Read More
Posted Feb 6, 2008

Librarian

Cloud County Community College

Concordia, Kansas

Posted Feb 5, 2008

Branch Volunteer Coordinator

Douglas County Libraries

Highlands Ranch Library

Our Highlands Ranch Library has an exciting opening for a F/T (35 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 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 Feb 4, 2008

Paradise Branch Librarian

Butte County Library

Paradise Branch Library

• Manages assigned staff; prioritizes and assigns tasks and projects; disciplines, trains and evaluates staff; counsels, coaches and instructs employees as required; develops staff skills; and conducts performance evaluations. • Provides support, direction and coaching to subordinate employees in the areas of customer service, problem resolution, planning, and work assignments. • Prepares special and recurring reports, and recommends and implements changes to existing policies and procedures. • Monitors and reviews trends in library practices and functions, and recommends operational and policy improvements. • Provides confidential reference service and readers advisory to the general public; administers secondary level reference service to other branches; retrieves, evaluate ... Read More
Posted Feb 2, 2008

Libraries Systems Coordinator

Lincoln City Libraries

Bennett Martin Public Library

Position is an advanced level, highly technical work managing the overall technical services within the City’s Library system. ... Read More
Posted Feb 1, 2008

Library Assistant

American Numismatic Association Library

The Library Assistant is responsible for maintaining library circulation activities such as locating and checking out/in materials. In addition to circulation activities, the Library Assistant processes and accounts for all new periodicals and auction catalogs, physically processes new and donated materials and helps to maintain shelf order and appearance. Also, the Library Assistant greets and assists library patrons and visitors. Job Duties/Description: • Checking out/in materials. • Locating requested materials. • Preparing books for mailing. • Performing clerical tasks such as photocopying, faxing and scanning materials. • Inventorying periodicals and auction catalogs. • Processing new materials (creating spine labels, barcoding, etc.). • Shelving materials and ... Read More
Posted Feb 1, 2008
*Grows Collection by acceptance of new materials - Accessioning, logging in, organizing and cataloging. *Serves Patrons - Answers inquiries concerning field materials received from internal personnel and outside users. *Serves Patrons - Main Library Reference Desk *Accepts new deposits; determines appropriateness of offered material by following guidelines and policies of National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). *Compiles inventories of individual deposits following NARA guidelines *Readies deposits for transfer to NARA, including the following: *Eliminating inappropriate material from individual deposits (i.e. published materials, personal papers, maps without annotations, etc.) *Updating existing inventories to eliminate references to weeded items *Boxing deposi ... Read More
Posted Jan 31, 2008

Director, E-Content Development

YBP Library Services

Contoocook, New Hampshire

Baker & Taylor’s academic division: YBP Library Services; is a global supplier of scholarly materials and services to academic and research libraries. We are a fast-paced, team-oriented premier supplier of scholarly materials and services to academic and research libraries worldwide. CURRENTLY WE ARE LOOKING FOR A DIRECTOR OF E-CONTENT DEVELOPMENT Plan and direct the rollout and ongoing activities of E-Content institutional markets. Responsibilities will include directing program modifications to software, negotiating with vendors, training of sales force, and planning rollout and ongoing activities for E-content integration and development. Essential Duties: •Work with Publishers to identify and negotiate direct E-Content sales opportunities for institutional mar ... Read More
Posted Jan 30, 2008

Systems Administrator

Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Topeka, KS

1. Install, upgrade, troubleshoot, create documentation, and maintain library servers including Windows domains, file servers, backup systems, e-mail, database servers, web servers, and other components of the Library’s central computer services in coordination with other staff. 2. Install, upgrade, troubleshoot and maintain library telecommunications and data network infrastructures including all switches, routers, voice-mail systems, data cabling infrastructure, and other required equipment in coordination with other staff. 3. Analyze, recommend, and coordinate implementation of new technological solutions including all aspects of testing, installation, training, and vendor relations as assigned. 4. Maintain network and computer security through the installation of required tool ... Read More
Posted Jan 29, 2008

Library Technician II (50% Part-Time)

University of Colorado at Boulder

Access Services, Interlibrary Loan Team

Note: This position is a part-time, 50% position and typically works a schedule of 20 hours per week, from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm weekdays, with some flexibility possible for the right candidate. Nature of Work: This position is a part-time, 50 percent position, and requires an adaptable, detail-oriented person to coordinate electronic document delivery in the morning hours. This position receives incoming electronic articles for our patrons; . scans and delivers articles to other libraries within specified timelines; downloads and prints Rapid and ArticleReach requests and online articles; updates Rapid and ILL requests in ILLiad; assists in training and coordinating the workflow of students in the department; acts as backup in the processing of books for Interlibrary Loan and Prospe ... Read More
Posted Jan 29, 2008

System Administrator

Colorado State Library / NRS

Aurora, Colorado

Do you want to work with professionals who value IT and don’t take it for granted? Do you want to work for an organization that views technology as a core tool--one way of providing statewide services to libraries across Colorado? This job may be for you. This system administrator position offers a blend of autonomy and team-oriented development activities. This role offers an opportunity to directly influence the future for broad IT-based services provided to diverse types of libraries throughout the state. Position Description: Responsible for management and development of the Colorado Virtual Library system infrastructure, including hardware and ongoing operations. Responsible for the stability, efficiency and security of servers and network, which includes nine servers and mi ... Read More
Posted Jan 28, 2008

Library Resident for Research and Instruction Services

University of New Mexico

Albuquerque,NM

Primary Duties § Provide public service with emphasis on general reference and instruction. § Participate in collection development, the development of webbased services, e.g. subject pages, finding guides, and online tutorials and other liaison activities as assigned. § Participate in library technology problem solving, discussions, and applications. § Participate in collection development, outreach, or technical services activities, as appropriate. § Provide effective and timely supervision of any assigned employees including all required training, career development, and performance reviews. UNM Libraries Full Ad and Job Description - Library Resident 2008 Page 2 of 2 § Participate in faculty governance meetings, as appropriate, and in library management meetings, as re ... Read More
Posted Jan 28, 2008

Library Director

Norelius Community Library

www.denison.lib.ia.us ... Read More
Posted Jan 25, 2008

Teacher Librarian

Denver Public Schools

Teacher Librarians. Denver Public Schools. 2008-2009 school year. Denver Public Schools expects to have 5 to 8 openings for Teacher Librarians for the 2008-2009 school year. The openings will be at the elementary, middle and high school levels. All teacher librarians new to DPS in 2008-2009 will be on the new nationally recognized teacher compensation program, ProComp, which will allow teachers the opportunity to make more money over the course of their careers than traditional teacher compensation systems. DPS offers a full schedule of benefits. Applicants need to have or be eligible for a valid Colorado teaching license and a Colorado Library Media endorsement. Denver Public Schools accepts ten (10) years of teaching experience in the last ten (10) years. DPS occasionally accepts appl ... Read More
Posted Jan 25, 2008