Job is Expired Access and Public Services, Department Head

Auraria Library- University of Colorado Denver / Denver

Job deadline Apply by April 23rd, 2017   Job salary $70,000.00 to $75,000.00 per year   Job type of library Academic   This job is located in Colorado Colorado

Job Description

The University of Colorado Denver’s Auraria Library is searching for a dynamic, innovative, and customer service focused Access and Public Services, Department Head. The Auraria Library is located on the Auraria Campus in downtown Denver, Colorado. The Library is administered by the University of Colorado Denver and serves over 45,000 students from three institutions of higher education on one campus – University of Colorado Denver, Metropolitan State University of Denver, and Community College of Denver. The Auraria Library is newly renovated and for more information about the renovation, visit 

Examples of Work Performed: 

  • Leads and promotes the operations of the Library’s integrated service points that provide desk and roving assistance for first level of reference, disability services, library technology, general inquiries, circulation, course reserves and document delivery.
  • Explores and implements ongoing technological and programmatic advances in access and public services.
  • Liaises with campus partners participating in the Auraria Library’s Knowledge Market, currently including research, writing and tutoring services, as well as envisioning future partnerships.
  • Captures, analyzes, and assesses transactional and performance metrics and data to determine trends and develop strategies to improve the library experience for students, faculty and staff.
  • Leads a department of 6 full-time employees and 12-15 student employees. Directly supervises 3 full-time employees. 

Compensation: $70,000-$75,000 commensurate with education and experience. 

Benefits: For a benefits overview, visit 

Application Deadline: This position is open until filled. For full consideration, apply by April 23, 2017. 

Start Date: Summer 2017. 

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Master’s degree from an ALA-accredited library school or program.
  • Two years of relevant professional experience in access and public services, reference, circulation (including an integrated library system), interlibrary loan, document delivery, and/or course reserves.
  • Two years of supervisory experience.

Application Instructions: To apply, visit  

For more about the University of Colorado Denver’s Auraria Library, visit

* The University of Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors.  To achieve that goal, we conduct background investigations on all prospective employees.

Required Education

  • Master's Degree

Experience (years)

Required Preferred
Supervisor 2 -
Professional 2 -
Library - -

Application Requirements

Application Instructions: To apply, visit  

HR Contact Information

Masters Degree in a Program of Library and Information Science


Salary Wage Calculator $70,000.00 to $75,000.00 per year

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Paid Sick
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Date Posted

April 4th, 2017

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