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Library Director

Darien Library

Darien, CT

Community | Innovation | Respect | Discovery | Integrity | Excellence | LeadershipThe Board of Trustees of the renowned Darien Library seeks its next Director—a  visionary leader ready to reimagine the Library’s role consistent with its culture of excellence in service to its patrons and the Darien community in a world that continues to change. The successful candidate values: the expertise of a knowledgeable staff of 28 full-time and 37 part-time library employees; thoughtful innovation; and creative approaches to building upon the Library's history of excellent patron service and commitment to exceeding expectations. The Director can seamlessly transition from being a helping hand at a Library program to managing the complexities of a $3.8 million annual Town budget process. As the ... Read More
Posted May 10, 2020

Adjunct Faculty –Bibliographic Instruction Librarian

Western CT State University

Danbury, CT

Responsibilities:Provides individual, group, and classroom instruction in the use of information resources, both in-person and virtuallyConsults with instructional faculty on the integration of library resources with the learning processAssists in the creation of educational material, including research guides, audiovisual files, digital formats, and other assorted online contentProvides traditional and virtual reference and research assistance to the university communityIn the absence of a full-time librarian, may supervise library clerks and technicians. Performs other duties as assigned by the Public Services LibrarianRequired qualifications:ALA accredited Master’s degreeKnowledge of and experience with teaching strategies and practices, both in-person and virtualPrior professional e ... Read More
Posted Apr 28, 2020

Adjunct Faculty –Marketing and Outreach Librarian

Western CT State University

Danbury, CT

Responsibilities:Develops informational material and social media initiatives which promote library resources, goals, services, and news to a variety of audiencesImplements outreach efforts, exhibits, and eventsAssists in the assessment of library outreach and advocacy programmingProvides traditional and virtual reference and research assistance to the university community; supervises social media intern(s)In the absence of a full-time librarian, may supervise library clerks and techniciansPerforms other duties as assigned by the Student Success Librarian Required qualifications: ALA accredited Master’s degreePrior experience developing and implementing library programs and outreach initiativesProficiency using social media platformsKnowledge of mark-up languages, graphic and website d ... Read More
Posted Apr 28, 2020

Adjunct Faculty –Research Services Librarian

Western CT State University

Danbury, CT

Responsibilities:Provides traditional and virtual reference and research assistance to the university communityInstructs students, faculty, and staff in the general use of library materials and accessing online information resourcesAssists in the creation of research guides and other educational materialIn the absence of a full-time librarian, may supervise library clerks and techniciansPerforms other duties as assigned by the Public Services Librarian. Must be willing to work holidays, evenings, and weekendsRequired qualifications: ALA accredited Master’s degreePrior professional experience with library reference and instruction and integrated library systemsProficiency with library, educational, and instructional technologiesExcellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication ski ... Read More
Posted Apr 28, 2020

Adjunct Faculty –Fulfillment Services Librarian

Western CT State Univesity

Danbury, CT

Responsibilities:Under the direction of the Access Services Librarian, oversees operation of the Haas Library Circulation desk, monitors libraries’ interlibrary loan and resource sharing queues and responds to requests as appropriateProvides LSP training for all Access Services staffImplements and evaluates stacks maintenance processes and procedures, including shelving, shifting, paging, and inventoryProvides traditional and virtual reference and research assistance to the university community as needed. Performs other duties as assigned by the Access Services Librarian, must be willing to work holidays, evenings, and weekendsRequired qualifications:ALA accredited Master’s degreePrior professional experience in an Access Services departmentPrior professional experience using integrat ... Read More
Posted Apr 28, 2020

Research and Access Services Librarian

Roger Williams University School of Law

Bristol, RI

The Roger Williams University Law Library seeks candidates for the position of Research and Access Services Librarian. We will be accepting applications until the position is filled. Consideration of applications will begin on Monday, May 18.Job Summary: Under the direction of the Associate Law Librarian, the Research and Access Services provides reference and research support to law school students, faculty, and staff. The incumbent is responsible formanaging circulation, reserves, and other access services, and providinglegal research instruction to law library patrons.To view the full job description, please visit: https://www.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=121522If you have any questions, please contact Lucinda Harrison-Cox, Search Committee chair at lharrison-cox@rwu. ... Read More
Posted Apr 28, 2020

Serials Coordinator

Williams College

Williamstown, MA

Serials CoordinatorWilliams College LibrariesWilliams College Libraries is now accepting applications for a Serials Coordinator. This is a full-time (37.5 hours per week), year-round regular appointment, reporting to the Head of Collection Management. Coordinating the subscription, payment, receipt, and processing of serial publications in all formats, the coordinator will ensure the integrity of the ordering, licensing, inventory, and descriptive metadata in the integrated library system through regular monitoring of serial subscription terms and fulfillment.The Williams Libraries are committed to developing a skilled, inclusive, and diverse staff to serve an increasingly diverse educational community. Our mission is to provide an intellectual forum where the world of ideas is made manife ... Read More
Posted Apr 2, 2020

Director of Library and Learning Commons

Bristol Community College

Taunton, MA

POSITION TITLE:  Director of Library and Learning CommonsDEPARTMENT:  Library and Learning Commons, Academic AffairsREPORTS TO: Associate Dean of Library and Learning CommonsPOSITIONS SUPERVISED: Library and Learning Commons staff located in Attleboro, New Bedford, and Taunton locations.STATEMENT OF DUTIES: The Director of Library and Learning Commons will collaborate with the Associate Dean to provide leadership and direction for the Bristol Library and Learning Commons, as well as assist in the overall administration and day-to-day operation of the Bristol Library and Learning Commons in the Attleboro, New Bedford, and Taunton locations.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS, DUTIES, AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Assist the Associate Dean in developing, establishing, implementing, and reviewing policies for prov ... Read More
Posted Mar 27, 2020

Technical Services Librarian

The Loomis Chaffee School

Windsor, CT

The Katharine Brush Library at The Loomis Chaffee School in Windsor, Connecticut is searching for a collaborative, dynamic, progressive,and tech-savvy librarian. One of three professional librarians, the librarian will assume the primary responsibility of managing technical services and the library’s integrated library system. The Technical Services Librarian will also have major involvement in the many public service aspects of the library, including instruction, reference, collection development, and community outreach initiatives. This position includes some evening and weekend hours. ... Read More
Posted Mar 12, 2020

Bookkeeper / Administrative Assistant

North Scituate Public Library

North Scituate, RI

Bookkeeper / Administrative AssistantNorth Scituate Public Library is accepting applications for a Bookkeeper/Administrative Assistant. This position will be 6 hours per week in two 3-hour shifts; timing is flexible. Working knowledge of QuickBooks is strongly preferred.BookkeepingPrepare invoices for paymentWrite checks using QuickbooksMail payments after obtaining signaturesRecord all deposits in QuickbooksMake deposits at local bankPrepare cash boxes for special eventsReconcile petty cashMaintain library’s Sunshine FundWork with Board Treasurer to reconcile all bank accountsPrint financial reports as neededAdministrativeProcess payrollPrepare all thank you lettersCreate bookplatesRecord all memberships in existing databaseOrder regular library suppliesAdditional duties as neededPlease ... Read More
Posted Mar 10, 2020

Research and Instruction Librarian

Bryant University

Smithfield, Rhode Island

The Research and Instruction Librarian reports to the Manager of Research Services and is responsible for providing customer service oriented, accurate and effective library resource guidance, and information literacy instruction to the University community. This is a full-time position, working 40 hours per week, with excellent health benefits. The position requires a flexible schedule that follows the academic calendar and includes evening and weekend hours. Weekly schedule will be Sunday through Thursday and will include evening shifts, specific hours to be determined. Adjustments to the schedule may be made to support library operations during winter intersession and summer.Principal Accountabilities:1. Provide expert, user-centered reference and research services through in-person and ... Read More
Posted Mar 10, 2020

Cataloging and Metadata Librarian

Bridgewater State University

Bridgewater, MA

Bridgewater State University Library is seeking Cataloging and Metadata Librarian.Bridgewater State University (BSU) Library seeks an innovative, versatile, and service-oriented professional for the position of Cataloging and Metadata Librarian. This is an MSCA tenure-track, library faculty position. The successful candidate will manage the Technical Services unit and will provide access to library resources, in support of the University’s missions for teaching and learning, research and creative endeavors, and student success and achievement. This position reports to the Director of Library Services.For full job description and to apply, please visit: BSU Career Site at https://jobs.bridgew.edu/postings/18905The closing date for the job application is March 29, 2020.Best regards,BSU Lib ... Read More
Posted Mar 2, 2020

Audiovisual Archiving and Preservation Intern

Rhode Island Historical Society

Providence, Rhode Island

Applications are now being accepted for a Summer 2020 Audiovisual Archiving and Preservation Intern at the ​Rhode Island Historical Society​ (RIHS). This internship will support one individual from a traditionally marginalized identity group, and applicants are encouraged to concurrently apply to the ​Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA) Diversity and Inclusion Fellowship Pilot Program​, for which RIHS is pleased to serve as a host site if an applicant is accepted into both programs. The goal of this internship and the AMIA pilot program is to support and mentor the professional journeys of aspiring individuals from traditionally underrepresented communities to find their learning objectives and help guide their development as professionals in the field of audiovisual arch ... Read More
Posted Feb 19, 2020

Collection Development & Acquisitions Librarian

Bridgewater State University

Bridgewater, MA

Department SummaryLibrary Services is located in the Clement C. Maxwell Library and is open an average of 94 hours each week during the academic year. It is a busy, dynamic place with classrooms, academic and administrative offices throughout the building. The library serves all BSU students, faculty, staff, researchers from across the country and world, as well as the residents of the surrounding communities. Library Services seeks a dynamic, creative, versatile, and user-oriented professional for the position of Collection Development & Acquisitions Librarian. The successful candidate will manage the Collection Development & Acquisitions unit and provide access to library resources, in support of the University’s missions for teaching and learning, research, and creative endeav ... Read More
Posted Feb 19, 2020

Acting Director

Adams Public Library

Central Falls, RI

This is a temporary job that will run from hire date through approximately June 26, 2020. Salary $1,057/wk. No benefits.ResponsibilitiesOversees daily operations of the librarySupervises all library staff and volunteersManages the physical plantEnsures the library is a safe, welcoming place for all patronsAttends library and professional meetings and serves as the official representative of the library in the communityMinimum QualificationsMaster’s Degree in Library and Information Science from an ALA-accredited programAt least 3 years of work experience in a professional settingAt least 1 year of supervisory experience in a professional settingApplication GuidelinesTo apply, please send a cover letter, resume and three professional references to director@cflibrary.org by ASAP. ... Read More
Posted Feb 12, 2020

Interim Library Director

Town of Bristol, Rhode Island

Bristol

Interim Library Director The Rogers Free Library is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Interim Library Director. The duties for this position include policy recommendations, departmental planning, and direction and administration of library activities. Required qualifications and position description documents can be found at the external job link. ... Read More
Posted Jan 31, 2020

Library Circulation & Systems Supervisor

Bentley University

Waltham, MA, United States

Job Description SummaryBentley Library is seeking an energetic and creative person to join a team committed to providing the best user experience. Reporting to the Manager of Access Services, the Library Circulation & Systems Supervisor will provide technical expertise, day-to-day administration, and broad support for traditional and emerging library technologies, as well as identify opportunities to improve library services, accessibility, administration and potential integration with other systems. The Library Circulation & Systems Supervisor will be responsible for understanding the roles and tasks of all staff members in the department and demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills to provide the best possible experience for all library users.The work schedule ... Read More
Posted Jan 30, 2020

Head, Technical Services

Brown University

Providence, RI

Critical to the 21st century scholarship that will impact global society for generations, research in STEM fields is an area of significant priority and growth at Brown. The Library is refreshing and bolstering our Scholarly Resources Department with the cluster hiring of a Head of Technical Services and two librarians, will support STEM scholarship at the highest level. Welcoming new staff together in key roles offers the Library and the incumbents the rare opportunity to build a team of complementary strengths, shared vision, and authentic perspectives in a dynamic and supported environment.All members of the Brown University Library team are vital contributors to our mission to advance instruction, learning, and research at Brown University in an environment of creativity and inclusivit ... Read More
Posted Jan 28, 2020