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Serials and E-resources Description and Access Librarian

University of Colorado Boulder Libraries

Boulder

The University of Colorado Boulder Libraries invites applications for the position of Serials and E-resources Description and Access Librarian. This is a tenure stream position reporting to the Director of the Metadata Services Department. The Serials and E-resources Description and Access Librarian manages the operations and serves as head of the Serials Cataloging and Receiving Unit. This position coordinates the operations of the unit, contributes to the maintenance of the Libraries’ ERMS and knowledgebase, assists with data loads for e-books, and works collaboratively to resolve complex access issues for print and electronic resources. This position performs original and complex copy cataloging of serials in a variety of formats and languages, creates records within the framework ...

Head of Monographic and Special Materials Cataloging

University of Colorado Boulder Libraries

Boulder

The University of Colorado Boulder Libraries invites applications for the Head of Monographic and Special Materials Cataloging. This is a tenure stream position reporting to the Director of the Metadata Services Department. The Head of Monographic and Special Materials Cataloging plays a significant leadership role in managing the operations of the Monographic and Special Materials Cataloging Unit. This position coordinates the operations of the unit and plans and conducts training of original catalogers; performs original and complex copy cataloging of resources in a variety of formats and languages; creates records within the framework of the BIBCO program; and serves as the Libraries’ liaison to the PCC programs for NACO, SACO, and BIBCO. The position includes significant respons ...

Material Handling Supervisor

Douglas County Libraries

Parker Library/10851 S Crossroads Dr./Parker, CO

DESCRIPTION: The Material Handling Technician (MHT) Supervisor position manages all material handling duties including processing library materials, manually or using automated handling equipment; shelving and retrieving library materials, straightening and reading shelves. The position supervises all staff management procedures: hires, trains, coaches, develops and evaluates the Material Handling Technician (MHT) and Lead MHT employees and monitors the workload of staff. The position partners frequently with Patron Services Department Heads and Operations Supervisor for general circulation services department operations. Work is performed with considerable independent judgment and initiative. EXAMPLES OF DUTIES: Manages, plans and oversees the work flow of all material handling func ...

Learning Resources Specialist

Morgan Community College

Fort Morgan, Colorado

Purpose/Summary of Job: This position usually serves as the first point of contact for patrons and requires excellent customer service skills. Specific job duties include, but are not limited to: actively assisting patrons in finding information using print, electronic, and online resources; assisting patrons with technology and computers; performing all circulation duties including keeping statistics, processing holds and overdues, and maintaining patron records; operating and maintaining interlibrary loan service; assisting with collection maintenance and cataloging duties; providing patron instruction; and participating in planning and development of library operations and services as part of the curricular life of the college. The incumbent must be able to work a flexible schedule inc ...

Adult Services Librarian - Collierville, TN

Library Systems & Services

Collierville, TN

Overview: Library Systems & Services, LLC (LSSI) has an opening for the position listed above. The Adult Services Librarian is responsible for management of the Adult Services Unit, developing and managing of the adult collection, adult programming and providing customer service at the Information Desk, assisting patrons and promoting literacy. Responsibilities: The position’s primary responsibilities are: Manages the Adult Services Unit including the scheduling, supervision, coaching and assessing of the adult services staff Maintains a working knowledge of all aspects of the library’s automated system that pertains to this position Assists patrons at the Information Desk providing reference assistance, reader’s advisory and referral services Develops and ...

Public Services Coordinator-Library 2 You

Jefferson County Public Library

Lakewood

Purpose: We are committed to delivering library services and programs where people live, especially if they have difficulty getting to our branches. Because the Library has the unique privilege of serving everyone in our communities, we will strive to meet the needs of our diverse patron population. The Role: In this challenging and multi-faceted position, we are looking for an engaging outgoing person who has a genuine desire to reach out to our patrons, communities and supervising library staff. Essential Duties Determine system wide services for core library function of delivering library services where people live, work and play Provide direct customer service to patrons where they live, work or play Recruit, train and supervise staff Drive a large vehicle including a bookmobile ...

Science Liaison Librarian

Colorado State University Libraries

Fort Collins, CO

Colorado State University Libraries Position Description Science Liaison Librarian POSITION: This entry-level, tenure-track faculty position will serve as the primary liaison between the Colorado State University Libraries and select academic colleges, departments, and programs within the agricultural and natural sciences. Final assignments will be based on organizational needs, as well as candidate interests, skills and experiences. This position will be part of the College Liaisons unit of the Scholarly Communications Division. The Colorado State University Libraries is a technologically sophisticated environment with extensive electronic resources and services primarily located in the newly renovated Morgan Library. The Dean of Libraries is the campus Vice President for Information ...

Librarian 2, Community Library

Pikes Peak Library District

832 Village Center Dr. Colorado Springs, CO

BROAD SCOPE OF POSITION: It is the mission of the Pikes Peak Library District to seek, engage and transform lives through library services and resources that enrich individual lives and build community. This position operates in a diverse environment to help fulfill PPLD’s mission by providing reference service to the public using a comprehensive knowledge of Library Science, PPLD collections, electronic databases, current technologies, and community resources. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Serves as person in charge. Works closely in partnership with the Community Library Manager to ensure the smooth operation of the Community Library. Works on the public service desks providing reference service to walk-ins, over the phone, via email, and instant messaging; and provides circulation se ...

Library Assistant II - Cataloger

City of Aurora

Central Library, 14949 E Alameda Pkwy

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides cataloging services and support to provide access to library collections, materials and information in various formats. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Catalog books and audio visual materials Download item records from Baker & Taylor Quality check physical shipments from the downloads Maintain ebook records Delete weeded or lost items and records Receive and check-in UPS shipments boxes Quality check items versus digital records Distribute items to correct library sites Approve invoices for payment Process and handle all donation items Process shipments from multiple AV vendors Process and expedite special library program item orders Maintain accurate and timely data base records and statistics. Compiles statistical and mont ...

Librarian 1, Childrens

Pikes Peak Library District

5550 N. Union Boulevard, Colorado Springs, CO

BROAD SCOPE OF POSITION: It is the mission of the Pikes Peak Library District to seek, engage and transform lives through library services and resources that enrich individual lives and build community. This position operates in a diverse environment to help fulfill PPLD’s mission by providing children’s programming, children’s reference and readers’ advisory services. This position uses comprehensive knowledge of library science, the PPLD children’s collection, electronic databases, current technologies, and community resources. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Provides expertise regarding children’s developmental stages, interests, community needs andchildren’s literature Works on the public service desks providing reference service to walk-ins, over ...

Public Service Specialist

Pikes Peak Library District

20 N. Cascade, Colorado Springs, CO

BROAD SCOPE OF POSITION: It is the mission of the Pikes Peak Library District to seek, engage, and transform lives through library services and resources that enrich individual lives and build community. This position operates in a diverse environment to help fulfill the library’s mission by providing general information and assistance to the public and participating in a wide range of support activities for Adult Services. REQUIRED EXPERIENCE / KNOWLEDGE / ABILITIES: Knowledge of basic library practices and procedures Ability to promote the use of library resources and programs through effective communications Ability to work independently without close supervision Ability to conduct effective patron interviews to determine a user’s needs Ability to instruct patrons i ...

Librarian 2, El Pomar Nonprofit Resource Center Adult Services

Pikes Peak Library District

20 N. Cascade Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO

POSITION SUMMARY: Seeking a friendly, outgoing librarian to manage the El Pomar Nonprofit Resource Center. Manages the collection and budget, conducts extensive outreach, and coordinates as well as teaches fundraising and grant seeking workshops to the public. Establishes and maintains strong partnerships with national and area agencies. A rewarding position for a person who is ready for the opportunity and challenge to provide a wonderful and needed service to our diverse community. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Works on the public services desks providing reference services to walk-ins, over the phone, via email and instant messaging. Assists and instructs patrons through material and on-line searches, computer software applications, reference/in-depth research, community referrals, and o ...

Head Librarian IV (Search Extended)

Pioneerland Library System

Willmar (MN) Public Library

Pioneerland Library System seeks a Head Librarian with successful public library experience to direct and coordinate the activities of the Willmar (MN) Public Library. A thorough knowledge of library science principles and procedures, along with experience supervising a large staff of library personnel and demonstrated technology skills are required. Minimum qualifications include a Master’s degree in library science and at least two years of work experience, including management experience in a public or other type of library; or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience necessary to perform the essential duties of the work. Appointment range: $40,061 - $43,784 annually DOQ. Competitive benefit package includes Minnesota Retirement (PERA). Willmar, MN is loc ...

Patron Services Technician

Douglas County Libraries

10851 S Crossroads Dr., Parker, CO

The Patron Services Technician performs a variety of patron contact duties including: actively assisting patrons with finding library materials and with using the catalog, assisting patrons with self-directed activities, handling all circulation duties, shelving library materials, and maintaining displays. Patron Service Technician staff members are usually the first point of contact for patrons and exhibits excellent customer service while performing all work duties. Work is performed under general supervision. EXAMPLES OF DUTIES: Demonstrates effective public service skills, and an understanding of public library operations. Supports “patron first” practices. Proactively seeks to assist patrons with finding items. Circulates the library floor regularly while performing ot ...

Community Librarian (Librarian II)

Tualatin Public Library

United States

Tualatin Public Library seeks a motivated and enthusiastic librarian, committed to customer service and teamwork, who is experienced with programming & outreach and fluent in Spanish. This full-time position will lead programming and services to our Spanish-speaking community, assist with collection development, conduct outreach, build community partnerships, and offer reference and reader’s advisory assistance to English-speaking and Spanish-speaking patrons of all ages. Ability to speak Spanish, MLS, 3 years of public library experience required. ...

Youth and School Services Consultant

South Central Kansas Library System

South Hutchinson

South Central Kansas Library System Job Description Title: Youth and School Services Consultant Reports to: Director FLSA: Exempt, Professional Supervision: None Salary Range: $45,000 - $57,000 Benefits: Paid single coverage Blue Cross/Blue Shield Health and Dental; Kansas Public Employee Retirement System; Optional Health Reimbursement Plan and Wellness Program; partial work cell phone reimbursement; vehicle for work use. Hire Date: July 1, 2014 Essential Duties: Develops and provides annual programs of service and assistance to meet the needs of public and school library members of the South Central Kansas Library System that serve students and youth. Examples of Work: Develops and provides an annual program of service and assistance to meet the needs of SCKLS publi ...

Librarian I - Children's Services

City of Louisville

main library

Under the general direction of the Public Services Manager, performs professional duties in Children’s Services. Provides reference services, reader’s advisory, instruction, programming, collection development, and circulation functions for children and their families, as well as outreach services to schools and the community. Performs other work as required. Schedule includes evening and weekend hours. Examples of Duties: Assists library users in locating general and reference resources, provides instruction and reader’s advisory services to children and their families. Provides individual assistance and instruction in the use of public computers, the Internet, and other technologies. Organizes, coordinates and presents story times and other programs for children. ...

Youth Services Advocate

Houston Public Library

Houston, TX

Link to a world of opportunities by joining the Houston Public Library (http://www.houstonlibrary.org/home) as the new Youth Services Advocate. Houston Public Library seeks a leader who is knowledgeable about current issues impacting youth, conversant about cutting edge youth services and technology trends, and is able to facilitate the fusion of traditional and nontraditional library services for youth and their caregivers. If you are a dynamic, energetic, uniquely talented individual focused on youth services, this could be your next position. This is your opportunity to become a vital member of an organization that is progressive, forward thinking, and customer focused. The successful candidate is creative and innovative and will have experience working successfully in a large, diverse, ...

Executive Director

Las Vegas-Clark County Library District

Las Vegas

Read – Learn – Achieve. Embrace Las Vegas-Clark County Library District’s new Strategic Framework and provide welcoming and inspiring spaces for reading, learning and achieving—and the tools and resources that families, children, teens and adults need to succeed. The Board of Trustees seeks an energetic new leader to foster a team environment and work with staff, local government, organizations, agencies and communities and build on the Library’s already outstanding reputation for service to achieve even greater levels of excellence and community participation. The Library (http://www.lvccld.org/) is an independent taxing district serving the City of Las Vegas and the unincorporated urban and outlying communities in Clark County—an 8,000 square mile area ...

Head of Digital Initiatives (Assistant or Associate Librarian)

Utah State University

Merrill-Cazier Library, Logan, UT

Utah State University Libraries seeks an innovative, collaborative, and highly organized Head of Digital Initiatives to lead digital collection and scholarly communication services that support the research and teaching needs of the University. Reporting to the Director for Digital and Information Technology, the successful candidate will direct the Libraries' digital initiatives programs, including the Digital Library and Digital Commons institutional repository. This is a 12-month, tenure-track faculty position at the rank of either Assistant Librarian or Associate Librarian dependent upon qualifications. Salary $50,000+ depending on faculty rank, plus excellent benefits. Review of applicants begins April 10, 2014; position is open until filled. ...

Library Associate

Library Systems & Services

Red Oak Public Library, TX

Library Systems & Services, LLC (LSSI) has an opening for the part-time position of Library Associate located in the Red Oak Public Library, in Red Oak, Tx. The position's primary responsibilities are: Welcoming and registering patrons, issuing cards and managing patron accounts. Shelving library materials. Assisting patrons with locating materials, using computers, and explaining procedures (checking out, logging onto the Internet, making copies, etc.) as needed. Collect and accurately record fines, fees, service charges and other monies. Keep patrons informed of library policies and procedures. Serve customers in person, on the telephone, by e-mail or other means of communication. Develop and implement summer reading programs and preschool, school-age, and teen reading ...

Director - Redding, CA

Library Systems & Services

Redding, CA

LSSI is seeking a creative and dynamic Library Director for the Shasta Public Libraries located in beautiful Shasta County in Northern California. The Shasta Public Libraries is composed of three facilities with the main library being the Redding Public Library and County Libraries: Anderson and Burney Libraries. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated record of sound management decisions and the ability to exercise good judgment, along with the ability to communicate effectively and positively with various government and community groups. Ability to lead and inspire staff with creative new ideas for increasing library services while growing the use of and support for library services among the public and strategic partners is most important. This is a highly visible position re ...

Library Associate (2 openings)

High Plains Library District

Farr Regional Library, Greeley, CO

Role: Answers patron requests for information and assistance, assists patrons with self-check and library technology, and assists with programs. Major Duties and Responsibilities: 35% - 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 online; Assists users with selecting materials. E 15% - TECHNOLOGY INSTRUCTION – Applies digital technology skills by answering questions in order to assist patrons in using library technology; Fosters a nonjudgmental, supportive environment for a diverse population of technology users by using patience and effective communication to assure they receive a positive learn ...

Learning Spaces Technology Coordinator

Auraria Library/University of Colorado Denver

Denver, CO

The Auraria Library, serving the University of Colorado Denver, Downtown Denver Campus; Metropolitan State University of Denver; and the Community College of Denver seeks a dynamic, energetic and innovative Learning Spaces Technology Coordinator. This position exists to envision, plan, implement, and maintain user-oriented digital technologies—including upgrades—and to support their adoption and usage in an academic library environment. Examples of Work Performed Leads the direction, programming, curriculum integration, and maintenance of technology-enabled public learning spaces including interactive and digital display system, Library maker spaces, Library classrooms, and future initiatives. Responsible for oversight, management, and maintenance of Library’s intera ...

Technical Support Analyst

Arapahoe Library District

Englewood, CO

The Arapahoe Library District is a new kind of library that embraces risk and change while maintaining traditional services. The types of projects that you will be working on range from traditional I.T. software installations like payroll and accounting systems to the development of beta tech programs where we showcase up and coming technologies like Google Glass, Oculus Rift, and 3D printers to members of the public. We are in the process of building a second AV recording studio and a hacker space in a couple of our facilities. Do you want to be a part of creating the library of the future? It is an exciting time to work at the library and if you are up to the challenge then we would love to have you come on board. This is not a typical desktop support position. This is a position wher ...

Procurement Specialist

Arapahoe Library District

Englewood, CO

The Arapahoe Library District is a new kind of library that embraces progress and change while maintaining traditional services. We are looking for a Procurement Specialist to join our Finance team. The ideal candidate is a highly conscientious, detail-oriented, and self-directed individual with prior purchasing or administrative experience who is willing to advance their career through training as a Certified Professional Public Buyer. You will be responsible for supporting decision-makers in a wide-variety of purchasing decisions for our library district. Location: Support Services facility of the Arapahoe Library District, 12855 E. Adam Aircraft Circle, Englewood, CO 80112 (near Centennial Airport) Salary Range: $44,400 - $55,500 per year, depending upon qualifications, plus competi ...

Biomedical Sciences Research Support Specialist

Unviersity of Colorado Health Sciences Library

Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES The Biomedical Sciences Research Support Specialist collaborates with and lends support to research departments, laboratories, and individual scientists within the CU AMC, and is pivotal to defining and expanding the Library’s role in supporting the research mission of the university. With a demonstrated understanding of the work of laboratory scientists, the scientific process they apply, and the impact and potential of e-Science methodologies upon their research, the Research Support Specialist develops and provides training and professional library services in the use of biomedical knowledge management, information and data resources, tools, and e-Science strategies. The Research Support Specialist may help researchers manage their data, navigate the u ...

Librarian

The Denver Public Library

Bear Valley Branch

Background Information: Become a Librarian at the Bear Valley Branch, 5171 W. Dartmouth Ave., and bring a fast-paced, materials-rich environment to customers of all ages. The key role of this service delivery is to meet the needs of the library customer who is looking to the library to provide the newest and most popular materials. A strong emphasis is placed on providing materials and reference services in an exciting, efficient and merchandised environment. What You’ll Do: Create lifelong library customers by implementing library services designed for customers of all ages seeking popular materials and quick service. Provide readers advisory, reference assistance and adult programming. Design engaging displays and participate in merchandising of the entire collection. Participa ...

Technology & Digital Services Librarian

Arapahoe Community College

Littleton

PRIMARY PURPOSE: The Arapahoe Community College Library and Learning Commons exists to provide innovative technology, unrestricted access to information, and the instructional resources necessary to enlighten and empower Arapahoe Community College’s students, staff and community to achieve their educational, professional and personal goals. The Library and Learning Commons serves both in-person and online learners at the three ACC campuses. The Technology & Digital Services Librarian is a full-time exempt position. This position exists to provide vision and leadership to investigate, evaluate and incorporate emerging technologies and digital resources into library systems and services. This person will manage the Library’s databases including communicating with vendors, a ...

Integrated Library System Specialist

Winnefox Library System

United States

POSITION INFORMATION: Winnefox Library System has an opening for a technically savvy individual who can serve our member libraries courteously and reliably. The successful candidate should be focused, able to think on their feet, and have a sense of humor. This person will be working closely with the ILS Manager doing routine SirsiDynix Symphony administrative tasks, server maintenance, database maintenance, and other projects. This person will also support our member libraries, troubleshoot Workflows issues, and run reports. Benefits include medical and life insurance, Wisconsin Retirement System, vacation, sick leave, and paid holidays. Winnefox Library System serves 30 public libraries in Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Marquette, Waushara and Winnebago counties in east-central Wisconsin. POS ...