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Reference & Instruction Librarian

BiblioTemps

Bridgewater State University, Clement C. Maxwell Library

This is a temporary position scheduled to conclude in April 2020.PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:Provide reference services to Bridgewater State University students, faculty, and staff as well as to community users, which includes but is not limited to instructing users how to search the Library’s online public access catalog, print resources, electronic databases, and other available information sources. Instruct classes in research strategies, information ethics, information discovery, library resources, and resource analysis.Provide limited computer assistance to Bridgewater State University students,faculty, and staff as well as to community users, which includes but is not limited to assigning temporary user accounts.OTHER RESPONSIBILTIES:Other duties as assigned, which includes but is not ...

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 ...

Branch Library Supervisor

Springfield City Library

public library system

TheBranch Supervisor position is based at our busyEast Springfield Branch Librarywith a focus on oversight of all branch activities and on adult services. The person selected for this position will have the following duties:Responsible for assisting the Branch Manager in the everyday functioning of the library. This includes personnel, public interaction, programming, facility management, and administrative duties. Work is performed with latitude in the exercise of independent initiative and judgment in accordance with accepted professional practices and within the policies and directives by the Branch Manager. Supervision is exercised, directly or through subordinates, over all Branch library employees. Will provide neighborhood-based programming.Requirements include a Bachelor's degree a ...

Branch Library Supervisor

Springfield City Library

public library system

TheBranch Supervisor position is based at our busyEast Springfield Branch Librarywith a focus on oversight of all branch activities and on adult services. The person selected for this position will have the following duties:Responsible for assisting the Branch Manager in the everyday functioning of the library. This includes personnel, public interaction, programming, facility management, and administrative duties. Work is performed with latitude in the exercise of independent initiative and judgment in accordance with accepted professional practices and within the policies and directives by the Branch Manager. Supervision is exercised, directly or through subordinates, over all Branch library employees. Will provide neighborhood-based programming.Requirements include a Bachelor's degree a ...

Library Director

Amherst College

Amherst, MA

View & Apply: https://assets.storbeckpimentel.com/fil ... 6d00d53d83Director of the Library Position ProfileAmherst College invites applications and nominations for the position of Director of the Library. Reporting to the Provost and Dean of the Faculty, Catherine Epstein, the Director of the Library plays a critical role in the intensive intellectual engagement that characterizes relationships between students, faculty, and staff at Amherst. In collaboration with talented and dedicated library staff members, the new Director of the Library will have a tremendous opportunity to build even further upon the Library’s exceptional, service-oriented culture. In addition, the director will be asked to lead library staff in a process of developing and implementing a comprehensive strategic ...

Library Circulation & Systems Supervisor

Bentley University

Waltham, MA

Apply: https://bentley.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/s ... r_R0000847Bentley 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 fo ...

Circulation Assistant

Norton Public Library

Norton, MA

Circulation Assistant: Part-timeJob Description: The Norton Public Library is seeking a friendly, helpful customer-service oriented person to work at our circulation desk. Desk staff duties include greeting library users and performing all circulation desk activities, answering phone calls, assisting patrons with library resources and technology, and answering directional and other basic questions. Duties also include assisting with collection maintenance, including shelving, shelf reading, cleaning, emptying book drop and searching for items in the collection. This is a part-time non-benefited position. The ideal candidate will have flexibility, dependability and be detailed-oriented. This position is for two 5-hour regularly-scheduled shifts (one day/one evening per week) as well as some ...

Children’s & YA Librarian

Forbes Library

Northampton, MA

Full time -- benefitedForbes Library, Northampton's public library, is looking for a creative and energetic person to work in our bustling Children’s and Young Adult Department.Northampton is one of the top small arts cities in the United States and lies in the heart of the beautiful Connecticut River Valley. The city of just under 30,000 offers a vibrant downtown unique for its number of independent businesses and a lifestyle rich in cultural, artistic, and academic resources.The Children’s & YA Librarian is responsible for providing quality customer service to patrons. This includes, but is not limited to: perform daily operations of the circulation desk, including readers’ advisory; assist in developing and executing programming for patrons, including baby, toddler and prescho ...

Director of Collections & Access

Wheaton College

Norton, MA

Wheaton College (MA) seeks a diverse pool of applicants for the position of Director of Collections & Access in Library Services. This is an exciting time to join Wallace Library at Wheaton College, a college that prides itself on a personal and engaged curricular and co-curricular learning experience for students. The college will launch a bold, innovative new curriculum in Fall 2020. The Collections and Access team is poised to rethink traditional approaches to collection management. Add in new leadership in the library and a newly-launched center for teaching and learning within the last year – it’s clear that great things are happening at Wheaton!Review of applications will begin December 2, 2019. For full position details and to apply, please visit: https://jobs.wheatoncollege ...

Library Circulation & Systems Supervisor

Bentley University

Waltham, MA

Job Title: Library Circulation & Systems SupervisorInstitution: Bentley UniversityLocation: Waltham, MAJob 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 communicati ...

Information and Instructional Programming Librarian/Librarian of Things

Framingham Public Library

Framingham, Massachusetts

POSITION: Information and Instructional Programming Librarian/Librarian of Things, L-10DEPARTMENT: LibrarySALARY: $ 23.83 - $32.53/hour; $24,783- $33,831 annualHOURS: 20 hours per week, one night a week, alternate Fridays and SaturdaysPosition Purpose:Works under the direction of the Supervisor of Information and Research Services andDirector of Libraries and/or the Assistant Director of Libraries. Frequent contact with thepublic and other Library and City of Framingham employees requires the exercise of tact,diplomacy and flexibility.May perform duties at the Main Library, Branch Library, or Bookmobile as necessary.Nights and weekend hours may be required at the discretion of the Director.Greets patrons warmly and maintains a positive, flexible attitude and enthusiasm for service inall as ...

Assistant / Associate Librarian

UMass Dartmouth

Technical Services

http://careers.umassd.edu/dartmouth/en- ... l-servicesSUMMARY PURPOSE OF POSITION: The Technical Services Librarian is responsible for overseeing the technical services operations of the Law Library, including acquisitions, metadata/cataloging, electronic resources management, processing, serials, and collection maintenance. This position works collaboratively with the university library and regional library consortiums; consults on collection development policies and decisions; serves on law library and university committees; and participates in discussions and decision-making regarding library programs, services, operations, facilities, and policies. The position will also participate in some public/reference services by providing liaison services to assigned faculty members, and by part ...

Children's Librarian

Springfield City Library

Springfield MA

The Children’s Librarian position is based in the busy, progressive Children's Room of our Central Library. Springfield City Library has an exciting career opportunity waiting for just the right candidate. Are you the one? Are you ready to work as part of our dedicated team of professionals in a very busy urban library system?Each year, we welcome over 600,000 visitors throughout our nine locations and offer more than 5,500 programs for adults, teens and children. Our 77,672 registered patrons account for circulation of nearly 600,000 items!The person selected for this position will be part of a dynamic team and focus on reference, reader’s advisory, outreach, collection development, and programming for children.Work is performed under the general direction of the Children's Services S ...

Children's Librarian

Springfield City Library

public library system

TheChildren’s Librarianposition is based in the busy, progressive Children's Room of our Central Library. Springfield City Library has an exciting career opportunity waiting for just the right candidate. Are you the one? Are you ready to work as part of our dedicated team of professionals in a very busy urban library system? Each year, we welcome over 600,000 visitors throughout our nine locations and offer more than 5,500 programs for adults, teens and children. Our 77,672 registered patrons account for circulation of nearly 600,000 items!The person selected for this position will be part of a dynamic team and focus on reference, reader’s advisory, outreach, collection development, and programming for children. Work is performed under the general direction of the Children's Services S ...

Reference & Instruction Librarian

Quinsigamond Community College

Worcester, MA

GENERAL STATEMENT OF RESPONSIBILITIES:The Part-Time Reference and Instruction Librarian provides reference services and instruction to students, faculty and staff at both the downtown healthcare library as well as the Alden Library on the West Boylston campus.SUPERVISION RECEIVED: Reports to the Dean for Library and Academic Support Services or designeeSUPERVISION EXERCISED: NoneDUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Staffs the reference desk and answers questions in person or via phone, email or chat.Leads library instruction sessions.Prepares course-specific materials to support students' research needs.Keeps reference and instruction statistics as needed.Assists users in use of equipment and facilities.Assists full-time librarians on special projects in support of the services of the library.Activ ...

Librarian

Middlesex Community College

Middletown, CT

MIDDLESEX COMMUNITY COLLEGEJOB OPPORTUNITYLIBRARIANFull-Time, 12-month, Tenure TrackProjected Start Date – February 2020PLEASE FOLLOW THE SPECIFIC APPLICATION FILING INSTRUCTIONS AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE!Open To: The PublicLocation: Middletown, and MxCC@Platt LocationsHours: 35 hours per week Salary: $65,301 Closing Date: November 25, 2019Middlesex Community College offers more than 70 degree and certificate programs in a broad range of liberal arts, occupational and career studies at the main campus in Middletown, satellite location in Meriden, and online. The Reference and Instruction Librarian is accountable for a broad range of professional library services for the MxCC Learning Commons including the design, development, delivery, and assessment of information literacy instruction ...

Digital Services Librarian

Springfield City Library

Springfield, MA

Be a part of something amazing! Check out the latest media coverage of the new East Forest Park Branch, now under construction, and apply to join the staff or refer great candidates.The Springfield (MA) City Library seeks applications to work at our forward-looking, award-winning public library. We are recruiting candidates for a Digital Services Librarian to work at our new East Forest Park Branch Library, currently under construction and due to open this fall.Get excited about the possibilities of living and working in the city of Springfield by watching this video, then apply for this job. Appointment date will be in October 2019 with first review of applicants in August. We seek candidates who can embrace the attitude that "It's All Yours, Just Ask," and who see the library as a place ...

Senior Adult Services and Public Programming Librarian

Peabody Institute Library

Peabody, MA

Reports to Assistant Library Director and Library Director. Responsible for public services, reader’s services and public programming at a busy public library, including collection development, programming, marketing, and reader’s advisory; participates in the hiring of assigned personnel; oversees Creativity Lab makerspace and supervises programming librarian, plans, implements and oversees educational, cultural and technology programming; performs and delegates collection development responsibilities under the direction of the Director or Assistant Director. Represents the library through community outreach and in professional organizations such as NOBLE; must maintain and develop professional skills.In the absence of the Director or Assistant Director, the Senior Adult Services and ...

Branch Library Manager

Springfield (MA) City Library

Springfield

SEARCH REOPENED with NEW SALARY: Are you our next Library Branch Manager?TheSpringfield (MA) City Library seeks applications to work at our forward-looking, award-winning public library. We seek candidates who can embrace the attitude that "It's All Yours, Just Ask," and who see the library as a place to help strengthen our city through strong connections and constructive dialogue. We are here to help community members find what they need, no matter who they are, where they come from, or what they're looking for, because the Springfield City Library is their place of connection to information and knowledge, culture, and community. Excellent customer service orientation is needed for all jobs, and a "turned outward" approach to community engagement is ideal.Two Branch Manager positions are ...

Branch Library Manager

Springfield (MA) City Library

Springfield

Are you our next Library Branch Manager?TheSpringfield (MA) City Library seeks applications to work at our forward-looking, award-winning public library. We seek candidates who can embrace the attitude that "It's All Yours, Just Ask," and who see the library as a place to help strengthen our city through strong connections and constructive dialogue. We are here to help community members find what they need, no matter who they are, where they come from, or what they're looking for, because the Springfield City Library is their place of connection to information and knowledge, culture, and community. Excellent customer service orientation is needed for all jobs, and a "turned outward" approach to community engagement is ideal. Two Branch Manager positions are available. One manages ourFores ...

Executive Director

Minuteman Library Network

GENERAL SUMMARY: Serves as Executive Director, providing overall leadership (technical, strategic, financial management, and programmatic) in accordance with Minuteman Library Network’s mission, policies, procedures and goals. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Establishes and sustains strong working relationships with the MLN Board of Directors and MLN members. Works with the Board of Directors to develop and implement policies, procedures and goals. Evaluates needs, develops strategic plans, and proposes services, activities, and changes in operation. Facilitates the work of the Board, the Membership Committee, and other groups, and provides direction and technical assistance. Develops the organization’s annual operating and capital budgets in collaboration with the Finance Committ ...

Branch Library Supervisor

Springfield City Library

public library system

TheBranch Supervisor position is based at our busyMason Square Branch Librarywith a focus on oversight of all branch activities and on adult services. The person selected for this position will have the following duties: Responsible for assisting the Branch Manager in the everyday functioning of the library. This includes personnel, public interaction, programming, facility management, and administrative duties. Work is performed with latitude in the exercise of independent initiative and judgment in accordance with accepted professional practices and within the policies and directives by the Branch Manager. Supervision is exercised, directly or through subordinates, over all Branch library employees. Will provide adult and other neighborhood-based programming. Requirements include a Bac ...

Executive Director

Nantucket Antheneum

Nantucket, MA

The Executive Director acts as the Chief Executive Officer of the Atheneum and ensures the mission of the Atheneum is realized (outstanding library services, public programming, and preservation of the history and uniqueness of the institution). The prestigious position reports to the Board of Trustees through the Chair. There are three broad areas of responsibility: Provide leadership through directing and coordinating day-to-day operational management of the Atheneum Provide intellectual leadership within the Atheneum (organization and Board) and in the Nantucket community Provide leadership in the external affairs of the Atheneum including fundraising, community relations, and outreach Education and Experience Master’s Degree in Library Science 5 years of experience ...

Executive Director

Minuteman Library Network

GENERAL SUMMARY: Serves as Executive Director, providing overall leadership (technical, strategic, financial management, and programmatic) in accordance with Minuteman Library Network’s mission, policies, procedures and goals. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Establishes and sustains strong working relationships with the MLN Board of Directors and MLN members. Works with the Board of Directors to develop and implement policies, procedures and goals. Evaluates needs, develops strategic plans, and proposes services, activities, and changes in operation. Facilitates the work of the Board, the Membership Committee, and other groups, and provides direction and technical assistance. Develops the organization’s annual operating and capital budgets in collaboration with the Finance Committ ...

Director of Libraries

Somerville Public Schools

Somerville, MA

Somerville is a city that upholds progressive principles for both employees and residents. The City of Somerville embraces and encourages an innovative, empowering, and collaborative workplace culture in a fast-paced, challenging environment. The City also offers a generous benefits package that embodies a strong work-life balance. Not only is Somerville a “Model City,” as termed by The Boston Globe, but it is also a model employer. Statement of Duties The Director of Libraries is responsible for the management, planning, direction, administration and evaluation of all library operations to effectively meet the growing diversity of cultural, recreational, informational, and educational library needs of the Somerville community. Essential Functions Develops and institu ...

Assistant Library Director

Leominster Public Library

Leominster

The Leominster Public Library is re-opening the search for anAssistant Director. The job description has been changed slightly to reflect new goals and services. The position is a full-time (34hrs/week) position with vacation and benefits. The starting salary is non-negotiable at $63,991 annually. Typical hours are 8:30-4:30 M-F, with possible nights and weekends. Sample Responsibilities of this position include: Supervises the part-time Outreach Coordinator. Directly responsible for the training and evaluation of the Outreach Coordinator and oversees all aspects of outreach services; routinely monitors daily and regular work performance of all outreach services. Participates in and conducts outreach as needed. Develops and maintains attendance records and weekly schedules for librar ...

Solutions Architect

Ex Libris, a ProQuest Company

Remote US or Ex Libris office (Boston/Chicago/Seattle)

What will I be doing?Being a Solutions Architect at Ex Librisis fun and rewarding. You will have the chance to architect and customize digital solutions for Academic Research Libraries across the country. Providing SME level support, you will demonstrate the benefits and capabilities of popular, market leading software solutions. The function of this position is all about finding the best way to help the client.If you love libraries and research and have a passion for helping these institutions be successful, keep reading!In this position, you will also…• Provide meetings with potential clients to determine functional and some technical and ensuring that all necessary information is collated prior to producing a solution.• Providing consultation to Account Managers and pro ...

Assistant Director

Leominster Public Library

Leominster

GENERAL SUMMARY: Professional, administrative and managerial work assisting the Library Director with the administration of the programs and operations of the public library. Acts as Director in the Director’s absence ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Assumes the duties and responsibilities of the Library Director, in his/her absence.Develops and maintains attendance records and weekly schedules for library personnel.Manages the Gifts and Donations program.Assists in budget preparation, negotiation of expenditures, and grant writing.Assists with the management of the library facility.Acts as the liaison to the Friends of the Library, by developing annual programming budget, providing support for fundraising activities, and overseeing the bi-monthly publication of its newsletter.Assists the ...

Part Time Law Librarian - Worcester, MA

AccuFile, Inc

Worcester

Are you a law librarian seeking a wonderful part-time opportunity? This might be the perfect job for you! AccuFile, Inc., a professional Library services firm, has an immediate need for a part-time (5 hrs/week), experienced Law Librarian in the Worcester area.The solo Law Librarian performs a wide range of duties insupport of the Firm's attorney's and on-site library. The right candidate will also have the opportunity for 5-10 hours of virtual work! ** This is a great opportunity for someone looking for great paying, part-time work! ** Qualifications: Responsibilities include: all aspects of managing the law library including legal research and reference assistance.The ideal candidate must be a hands on and highly organizedindividual. Daily responsibilities will include: •Working ...

Children's and Youth Services Supervisor

Berkshire Athenaeum

Pittsfield's Public Library

The Berkshire Athenaeum seeks an innovative Youth Services Supervisor committed to nourishing community relationships, implementing change responsive to evolving patron needs, and leading staff with a compassionate can-do attitude. This librarian is key in serving Pittsfield's youth by connecting the Library with teachers, homeschoolers, and other educators and by continuing impactful partnerships such as Pittsfield Promise, Enhancing Families Through Literature, WeeRead, ThirdThursday, Curiosity Day, and Pajama Night, which are crucial to planting the seeds for lifelong learning. Materials and program budgets of approximately $25,000 help support this librarian in creating the place where young people want to be. As the departmental leader, this librarian exercises independent judgment to ...