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Library Technician II

South Central BOCES

Arkansas Valley Correctional Facility

This full-time SCBOCES contract position serves the staff and offenders in a medium-security Colorado Department of Corrections facility library. The individual selected to fill this position will have an outstanding opportunity to make a difference as a librarian and impact patrons' lives. An average of 92% of the AVCF offender population uses the library. Under the direction of a Librarian Technician III, supervise the daily operation of a busy library providing public/school-type (not law) library service to adult male offenders and DOC personnel. The duties include: provide reference and information services; provide readers' advisory services; hire, train, and supervise offender library assistants; perform library computer functions using the automated library management system (dat ... Read More
Posted Jan 17, 2007

Library Manager

Delta County Library District

Delta Public Library

The ideal candidate will provide leadership in a team environment, while demonstrating adaptability and openness. The successful candidate will be able to work effectively with the District Director and the managers of the four other county libraries (Crawford, Cedaredge, Hotchkiss, Paonia). Under the general supervision of the District Director, the library manager is responsible for administration of the library and library services, including supervising a staff of 6, training and evaluation, planning, budgeting, collection development, and facilities maintenance. The manager provides leadership and linkages within the community to make the library a center for lifelong learning, educational and recreational pursuits. The manager shares evening and weekend duties with staff. Salary ... Read More
Posted Jan 17, 2007

Director Des Moines Public Library

Board of Trustees, Des Moines Public Library

Des Moines IA

Foster effective internal and external communications; develop, monitor, and implement a strategic plan, propose recommendations and implement Board policies and operating procedures, provide sound fiscal management including seeking additional revenue resources, and explore and develop collaborative relationships with city government and local, regional, and statewide organizations and agencies. ... Read More
Posted Jan 17, 2007

Library Assistant III - Technical Services

City of Glendale, Arizona

Main Library

Supervises library assistants, couriers, pages, other temporary staff, and volunteer staff as assigned. Oversees the serials module of the online public access catalog, including serials check-in and database maintenance; works with serials liaisons at all facilities to order, renew, cancel, and claim subscriptions. Supervises the centralized receiving office for the library system; monitors incoming orders for fulfillment of processing and title requirements; receives library materials into the online catalog; prepares invoice vouchers; works closely with administrative staff to resolve payment issues. Maintains daily contact with numerous library vendors, publishers, and distributors to correct invoices and resolve delivery, processing, and other problems. Supervises mail pickup ... Read More
Posted Jan 17, 2007

IT Specialist

Colorado State University Libraries

Morgan Library

Information Technology Specialist, Assistant Coordinator (2 Year Appointment, with anticipated start date in March, 2007). Position will report to the Coordinator of Library Technology Services. Responsibilities include managing Linux-based SFX and/or MetaLib servers; configuring, managing, updating, troubleshooting, and maintaining the research computer servers and networked services; providing assistance to faculty in the development and use of resources for projects; writing PHP, PERL and CGI-type scripts, assisting in systems development and program integration. Required qualifications include Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field of study, conferred by May, 2007. For a full job description and requirements, salary, and application process, please view the CSU web ... Read More
Posted Jan 16, 2007

Public Services Librarian

Denver Seminary

Littleton, CO

The Public Services Librarian is responsible for developing, coordinating, and maintaining library public services including reference, information literacy, bibliographic instruction, reference guides and collection aids. This includes facilitating communication between library and other seminary departments to promote and train individuals to access library information and use library databases. The Public Services Librarian oversees the reference collection and coordinates reference resources with the Collection Management Librarian. ... Read More
Posted Jan 16, 2007

Children's Services Supervisor

Weld Library District

Centennial Park Branch

Role: Supervises daily operations and staff in a department, provides reference services, and plans and conducts programming for children. Major Duties and Responsibilities: SUPERVISION OF DAILY OPERATIONS - Supervises daily operations by getting information and making sense of it, communicating information to staff, organizing resources and making decisions in order to ensure the proper functioning of the operational unit. STAFF PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT - Sets performance objectives for staff; observes and documents performance; recognizes, rewards and disciplines performance; and recommends adjustments to pay in order to manage the pay and performance of staff. STAFF SELECTION - Selects staff by interviewing candidates for vacant positions, assessing qualifications ... Read More
Posted Jan 16, 2007

Program Supervisor

Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library

Topeka, Kansas

Coordinate program budgets with Finance and department managers, monitoring and channeling program purchase order requests to Finance. Assist Administration with creating program guidelines and a Library program policy. Review, select, and implement programs of high interest to TSCPL's diverse users. Plan, organize, and evaluate programs to meet Library goals for increased service to the community. Initiate & develop a Speakers Bureau. Proactively seek programming that supports the mission and organizational priorities of the Library. Maintain awareness of unique cultural issues that have an impact on specific communities served by TSCPL and initiate and refer programming ideas to appropriate units and personnel within the Library. Advise and assist with implementation of new pro ... Read More
Posted Jan 11, 2007

Web Programmer

Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library

Topeka, Kansas

The Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library is seeking applications for a positive, knowledgeable cutting-edge and creative WEB PROGRAMMER. If you are looking to make a change and are creative, like to take risks and want to work at a place full of opportunity and excitement this is the place for you! The Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library is developing a Digital Branch to serve its customers in the digital age, and have formed a Digital Branch Team to meet that goal. The first goal is to hire a Web Programmer to build what's in our collective heads. The ideal candidate is one who lives by code, loves PHP and MySQl and interested in cutting edge technologies like AJAX and Ruby on Rails. This programmer will work with our Digital Branch Team to design, code, test, and bring online ... Read More
Posted Jan 11, 2007

Reference Librarian

City and County of Denver

Park Hill Branch

Creates lifelong library customers by implementing and managing library services designed primarily for families and children. Promotes and nurtures reading. Provides homework and technology assistance to students. Develops programs and activities that invite participation by parents and children together. Communicates effectively about issues and initiatives with customers, staff, and administration. ... Read More
Posted Jan 9, 2007

Reference Librarian

City of Castle Rock

Philip S. Miller Library

Provides general reference service assistance to patrons of all ages and through outreach efforts. ... Read More
Posted Jan 9, 2007

Collection Specialist

Douglas County Libraries

Louviers Library & Bookmobile

The incumbent will perform reference and collection maintenance duties. Includes overseeing all aspects of reader's advisory services, creating thematic displays and weeding library materials. ... Read More
Posted Jan 9, 2007
Do you have knowledge and experience with OCLC services? BCR, a multistate library nonprofit network, seeks a Member Services Librarian Support Specialist for its Aurora, Colorado, team. The Support Specialist will provide staff at member libraries with technical assistance and support for OCLC services from cataloging and resource sharing to reference services and software. The position also will work closely with BCR trainers and maintain good working relationship with OCLC staff. ... Read More
Posted Jan 9, 2007
Posted Jan 9, 2007
This is an exciting new position responsible for supervising the daily operation of the Knott's Kids Program developing and maintaining program partnerships; planning and implementing interactive programs; and participating in community activities. Recommends materials for purchase based on patron needs and interests; assists and instructs patrons in accessing library resources; creates a positive, inviting atmosphere for children and adults; maintains records and files; collects and analyzes statistics; prepares reports; monitors budget lines as relevant; and develops instructional tools, databases and reader advisory materials for use by staff and patrons. Participates in staff meetings, library committees and task forces. Maintains an awareness of children's services through intermitte ... Read More
Posted Jan 9, 2007

Head of Information Services #27-11

Jefferson County Public Library

Evergreen

The Head of Information Services will take a leadership role in developing the collection, policy, programming, patron education, and reference services. In partnership with the other Heads of Information Services, this position will plan, implement, and evaluate information service for the entire system. This position reports to the Library Manager and works with the Heads of Children's and Circulation to oversee the daily activities of the library. This position supervises a staff of four, including hiring, training, and coaching staff and conducting annual performance appraisals . This person is scheduled daily at the reference desk. Position participates in staff, committee, and special task force meetings and may also attend workshops and conferences. The successful candidate will be ... Read More
Posted Jan 16, 2007

Library Assistant, Youth Services

City of Aurora

Central Branch

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides library patrons in our Youth Services department with information and reference services by accessing and demonstrating how to access information through books, computers, media services, and outreach programs. Plans and promotes programs for children and teens. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides instruction to customers in the use of the library, its resources, and equipment; performs reference searches using library resources and on-line databases; responds to questions in person and by phone; conducts activities such as story times, discussion groups, tours, and outreach programs; maintains bulletin boards, displays, materials, files, technical equipment, and desk stations for staff and customers; may act as Librarian on duty; gather ... Read More
Posted Jan 9, 2007

Library Assistant - Reference

City of Aurora

Central Branch

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides library patrons with information and reference services by accessing and demonstrating how to access information through books, computers, media services, and outreach programs. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides instruction to customers in the use of the library, its resources, and equipment; performs reference searches using library resources and on-line databases; responds to questions in person and by phone; conducts activities such as computer classes, discussion groups, tours, and outreach programs; maintains bulletin boards, displays, materials, files, technical equipment, and desk stations for staff and customers; may act as Librarian on duty; gathers and compiles statistics; may assist in coordinating work of library clerks, sh ... Read More
Posted Jan 9, 2007

Reference Librarian

City of Aurora

Library & Recreation Services/ Branch Library Services

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES: Performs professional library reference work with all customers through the use of all types of library resources, and oversees the operations of an assigned Branch Library. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides advanced reference and research services to the public; performs circulation desk duties; maintains assigned Branch facility; provides specialized staff instruction in reference; assists groups and individuals in locating and obtaining library materials; develops library bibliographic aids; develops and implements special reference services and associated programs; provides programming and maintains calendar of programs and events; maintains daily statistics and provides monthly reports; supervises other library workers and volunteers; mana ... Read More
Posted Jan 8, 2007

Librarian Specialist III

City of Las Cruces, NM

Bookmobile, Public Service/Branigan Library

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Provides basic library services on the City's bookmobile at various assigned locations throughout Las Cruces and Dona Ana County. Tasks include: Drives a 33-foot self-contained bookmobile to assigned locations. Maintains a current collection of books and periodicals on bookmobile shelves. Develops and implements library programming (Storytime, Booktalks, etc.). Continuously updates personal knowledge of best sellers, high demand library materials, and reference sources. Checks books out according to library procedure. Provides basic readers, advisory, reference, and interlibrary loan services to library patrons. Collects library fines, keeps financial records, and deposits funds at the main library circulation department. Maintains accurate record ... Read More
Posted Jan 8, 2007

Systems Librarian

Library Associates

Minneapolis, MN

Provide project management of technology-related Information Resources initiatives, including SydneyPLUS integration with Elite, and other projects as assigned. Manage and maintain SydneyPLUS and WRP (LookUp Precision). Help produce and troubleshoot WRP scripts when the vendors make changes to their web sites. Work with Manager of Technical Services to evaluate and improve the workflow and output of the Information Resources department and design and develop the resulting applications using tools such as SydneyPLUS, Crystal Reports, and other technologies. Work with Information Resources staff to develop creative reporting solutions using Crystal Reports - manage the report collection and any necessary software updates. Serve as the principal liaison between Information Resources ... Read More
Posted Jan 8, 2007

Library Manager--Western Service Zone

Library Associates

San Francisco, CA

The Western Zone Manager will provide the resources, services and tools needed to support the information and research requirements of San Francisco, Palo Alto and San Diego attorneys, support staff and clients. This position will participate in local and regional library-related initiatives and activities, as well as in outside professional organizations. Specific duties will include supervising and training library staff, developing and implementing library services, policies and procedures, providing research assistance, supervising electronic and print collection development, liaising with regional and office practice groups, marketing library services within the service zone, managing the library budget, and other duties as required. ... Read More
Posted Jan 8, 2007

Digital Systems Administrator IV

Boston Public Library

Boston, MA

The Boston Public Library is seeking to fill the Digital Systems Administrator IV position in its Digital Services Department. The successful candidate will plan, implement and maintain the Boston Public Library's digital asset management system. They will be responsible for maintaining data related to digital materials, managing the digital repository and planning for user access to BPL's digital collections. The Digital Systems Administrator is a member of the Digital Library Program team. The nature of digital work is transitional and involves continuing existing processes and participating in the introduction and deployment of new systems and procedures. As changes are introduced, the mix of responsibilities may shift accordingly. ... Read More
Posted Jan 8, 2007

Director

Carbon County Library System

Rawlins, WY

The Carbon County Library System is seeking a Director-a leader who excels at empowering staff and partnership building. We are looking for a Director who will lead us in developing a vision and a realistic strategic plan, and who is able to energize staff through participatory management. In cooperation with a five member appointed Board of Trustees, the Director will develop and oversee a $611,000 budget and a staff of 23 (11 FTE). Responsibilities include planning, organizing, directing and coordinating all activities of a rural library system, which include the Main Library in Rawlins and branches located in seven small communities in the county. The Carbon County Library System is a member of the Wyoming Libraries Database (WYLD) Network, a fully integrated statewide automated ... Read More
Posted Jan 8, 2007
Answers inquiries concerning field materials received from internal personnel and outside users. 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 deleted items Boxing deposits for transfer according to NARA guidelines Physically transferring deposits to Denver NARA Develops database to reflect what has been transferred to NARA ... Read More
Posted Jan 23, 2007
The Faculty Director of Reference and Instructional Services is a tenure-stream faculty position reporting to the Associate Director for Public Services of the University Libraries. The Reference and Instructional Services Department serves the university community by providing collections, programs, and services that meet the information needs of the social sciences and the humanities, as well as instructional programs in support of the undergraduate core curriculum. This position may also be involved in major space and program re-allocations. Responsibilities include management and supervision of departmental activities and personnel, leadership in instructional and reference services, policy setting and future management of a learning commons. The position supervises a department that c ... Read More
Posted Jan 4, 2007

Associate or Full Professor

University of Denver

College of Education/Library Information Services Program, Denver

The faculty of the Library and Information Science (LIS) Program in the College of Education at the University of Denver (DU) invites applications from senior candidates to join the ALA accredited library and information science program. Faculty members are expected to integrate scholarship with a commitment to teaching and engagement with the community, and contribute to the leadership of the LIS Program. The DU LIS Program prepares library and information professionals to serve diverse users in dynamic, evolving environments. Our curriculum allows students to take courses in the following areas: Archives and Records Management, Cataloging, Library and Information Technology, Knowledge Management, School Libraries, and Reference and User Services. We seek a colleague who will embrace ... Read More
Posted Jan 4, 2007

Executive Director

Basalt

Basalt Regional Library

The Basalt Regional Library District seeks an experienced Executive Director to administer our growing library district and to lead us through the exciting process of building a new library. ... Read More
Posted Jan 4, 2007

Library Branch Manager

City of Castle Rock

Philip S. Miller Library

Are you an experienced, energetic, and passionate administrator? Are you committed to quality and cutting edge public library service? If so, we need you for our Library Branch Manager position at the Philip S. Miller Library in downtown Castle Rock, CO (a beautiful suburb just south of Denver and north of Colorado Springs). What we need: Someone with a passion for librarianship, and a yearning for excellence and innovation. A manager with strong communication skills, emotional intelligence and excellent change agent skills. We care about our employees, so you must be excel as a leader and colleague. ... Read More
Posted Jan 3, 2007

Librarian I

City of Durango

Responsibilities include circulation oversight, reference, materials selection, promotional materials, and public instruction. ... Read More
Posted Jan 3, 2007