Special Collections and Archives Librarian

Mesa State College

Grand Junction, CO

Application Deadline

Apply By Mar 7th, 2007


Not Specified


Grand Junction, CO





Minimum Education

Master's Degree

Library Experience

Not Specified

Supervisory Experience

Not Specified

Type of Library


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Job Description

Responsible for the daily operation of the Special Collections and Archive area. Select and acquire books and materials according to the Special Collection development policies by means of purchase and gifts. Acquire, process, preserve and make available for research the archival records of Mesa State College. Provide appropriate indexing and bibliographic records for materials housed in Special Collections and Archives. Produce brochures, bibliographies, guides and other public relations materials relating to Special Collections. Evaluate information resources for inclusion or withdrawal from library collections in assigned liaison areas. Participates in staffing the library's reference desk, including some evenings and weekends. Trains and supervises student workers assigned to Special Collections. Visit www.mesastate.edu/finadmin/hr/adminjobs.htm for details.

Additional Info & Requirements

AA/EOE, committed to a culturally diverse staff and student body.Ability to process special and archival materials, a demonstrated ability to plan, implement, and assess projects, and strong service orientation. Strong interpersonal skills as well as written and oral communication skills required. Experience developing digital collections and training or experience with maps is preferred.

HR Info

Submit completed MSC Exempt and Professional Staff job application, letter of interest, unofficial transcripts, current resume and the names, phone numbers and e-mail addresses of three professional references to: Special Collections & Archives Librarian Search Committee Mesa State College 1100 North Avenue Human Resources, LHH 237 Grand Junction, CO 81501 Phone: (970) 248-1820; Fax: (970) 248-1061 http://www.mesastate.edu

Posted Feb 6, 2007