Instructor - Information Literacy Librarian

Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau, MO

Instructor – Non-Tenure TrackInformation Literacy LibrarianKent LibraryFull-Time, 12-month positionPrimary ResponsibilitiesProvide and support effective information literacy instruction and education within the core curriculum and the academic disciplinesCreate digital learning materials; such as online interactive tutorials, video tutorials, and research guidesServe as liaison librarian to multiple academic departmentsWork closely with faculty and students across the University; interactions may be face-to-face or virtualProvide research assistance in-person, online, or by telephone and share in reference desk staffingParticipate in the development and management of library services and collectionsContribute to Kent Library and library unit committees, activities, and outreach, and to S ... Read More
Posted Feb 26, 2021

Chief Executive

Kansas City (MO) Public Library

Kansas City, MO

BUILDING A COMMUNITY OF READERS. The Kansas City Public Library Board of Trustees seeks a Chief Executive who will lead the institution, championing a vision for the Library that promotes and advances its vital connections and continues to serve as an integral part of the fabric of the community. From its nationally renowned public programming, innovative outreach, and local, regional and national leadership in digital literacy, the award-winning Kansas City Public Library has helped redefine the role of public libraries. Governed by a nine-member Board of Trustees, the Library is an independent urban public library district serving 213,000 residents of the City’s central core, part of the neighboring City of Independence, and the City of Sugar Creek. Working from 10 library locations (p ... Read More
Posted Mar 1, 2020

Information Literacy Librarian

Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau

Assistant Professor – Tenure TrackInformation Literacy LibrarianKent Library (Full Time, 10 month position)Primary ResponsibilitiesProvide and support effective information literacy instruction and education within the core curriculum and the academic disciplinesCreate effective digital learning materials; such as online interactive tutorials, video tutorials, and research guidesServe as liaison librarian to multiple academic departmentsWork closely with faculty and students across the University; interactions may be face-to-face or virtualProvide research assistance in-person, online, or by telephone and share in the chat and reference desk staffing rotationParticipate in the development and management of library services and collectionsContribute to Kent Library and library unit commit ... Read More
Posted Feb 7, 2020

Director of Central Library Services

St. Louis Public Library

St. Louis, MO

Director of Central Library Services-St. Louis Public Library (MO)Be the advocate, catalyst and curator for the premier cultural destination in downtown St. Louis—the recognized center of the arts, culture and research for the City and region—The Central Library! The St. Louis Public Library seeks an enthusiastic, innovative, and engaged leader for Central Library services to advance our primary mission as a progressive and customer-centered public library providing vital services to the people of St. Louis. As part of a three-member administrative team, the Director of Central Services (DCS) reports to the Chief Public Services Officer and works in tandem with the Director of Neighborhood Services—these three positions are responsible for providing excellent, effective, and efficien ... Read More
Posted Nov 9, 2019

Library Director

Kirkwood (MO) Public Library

Kirkwood, Missouri

Share your passion for service as the next Director of the Kirkwood Public Library (Missouri). The nine-member Board of Trustees seeks a Director who will embrace a focus on thoughtful, sustainable library services and programs for all Kirkwood residents. Diversity and inclusivity are key as the Library adopts its new 2020 Strategic Plan moving the Library into the future while respecting its tradition. Serving the 27,000 residents of Kirkwood from a single location, the 45 member staff offer cutting edge technologies and excellent digital and print collections supported by an annual $2 million operating budget. The Library is also a member of the nine-library Municipal Library Consortium allowing it to expand its holdings to its customers. Additional support comes from a large volunteer c ... Read More
Posted Sep 3, 2019

Library Director

Joplin Public Library (MO)

Joplin, MO

Choose Joplin Public Library (MO) - A thriving library in a thriving community! Join the Joplin Public Library as its next Library Director. The nine-member Board of Trustees seeks a smart, seasoned professional to lead the Library into its future from a stunning 57,000 sq. ft. contemporary library which opened in May 2017. Funded by $12 million federal grant, the Library is a destination offering current technologies in its new maker space, collaborative group spaces, and strong collections. The Library has an excellent staff with a strong customer service focus and a unique partnership with the Post Art Library, a privately endowed 501(c)3 not-for-profit housed in the public library, providing public access to arts-related resources and programs. The Library operates on a $2.2 million an ... Read More
Posted Feb 25, 2019

Assistant Professor - Information Literacy Coordinator

Kent Library - Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau

Primary Responsibilities Design, plan, organize, implement, and assess information literacy education and initiatives within the core curriculum and the academic disciplines Provide vision and leadership on information literacy concepts, trends, pedagogies, and assessment Coordinate with departments and programs to support student research and integrate information literacy into courses in both traditional and online formats Develop and maintain information literacy modules used to support curriculum and instruction Create effective digital learning materials; such as video tutorials and LibGuidesTM Serve as liaison librarian to multiple academic departments and/or the regional campuses Work closely with faculty and students across the University; interactions may be face-to-face, ... Read More
Posted Jan 25, 2019

Coordinator, Infant Through Grade 12 Resources

Missouri State University

Springfield, MO

The Missouri State University (MSU) Libraries invites applications from experienced, innovative candidates with extensive knowledge of children’s literature. This is a new position reporting to the Head of the Infant Through Grade 12 (IG12) Resources area of Meyer Library on the MSU campus. MSU is a dynamic and growing comprehensive university with over 24,000 students, located in Springfield, the third largest metro area in Missouri with a vibrant population of over 500,000. The Coordinator of IG12 is responsible for outreach, book selection, collection development, and supervision for the Children’s and Young Adult Book Review Board of Missouri (BRB). They will oversee and communicate with volunteer book reviewers and assist with planning and conducting workshops and other p ... Read More
Posted Jan 17, 2019

Assistant Professor - Information Literacy Coordinator

Kent Library - Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau

Primary Responsibilities Design, plan, organize, implement, and assess information literacy education and initiatives within the core curriculum and the academic disciplines Provide vision and leadership on information literacy concepts, trends, pedagogies, and assessment Coordinate with departments and programs to support student research and integrate information literacy into courses in both traditional and online formats Develop and maintain information literacy modules used to support curriculum and instruction Create effective digital learning materials; such as video tutorials and LibGuidesTM Serve as liaison librarian to multiple academic departments and/or the regional campuses Work closely with faculty and students across the University; interactions may be face-to-face, ... Read More
Posted Sep 6, 2018

Assistant Professor - Catalog Librarian

Kent Library - Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau

The Catalog Librarian provides description of, discovery of and access to electronic and print library resources through creation of original bibliographic records for all library materials. Work includes cataloging of materials for the Library’s collections and Special Collections & Archives as well as retrospective projects. The catalog librarian ensures that titles are accurately described in the library management system (LMS) and other systems, such as OCLC, to facilitate discovery and access by university students, faculty and staff, guests and resource sharing partners. The catalog librarian manages cataloging unit operations and supervises assigned staff. Unit operations include creation and maintenance of bibliographic, holdings and item records, prompt access to newly ... Read More
Posted Sep 6, 2018

Director

Cape Girardeau Public Library

Cape Girardeau, Missouri

Director, Cape Girardeau Public Library (Missouri) The Cape Girardeau Public Library is seeking its next great Library Director. Located in southeastern Missouri on the banks of the Mississippi River, Cape Girardeau is a city filled with history, art, and amazing scenery. The library serves approximately 39,000 residents in a state-of-the-art “Destination Library” built with public support through a tax increase in 2007. The next Library Director will be someone who can enthusiastically advocate for the library, engage in community partnerships, and continue to steer this popular institution that is so central to life in Cape Girardeau.Please visit www.johnkeister.com/capegirardeau for details and to apply. We welcome inquiries. For full consideration, please apply by May 29. ... Read More
Posted May 1, 2018

Assistant Professor/Information Literacy Coordinator

Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau

Primary Responsibilities Design, plan, organize, implement, and assess information literacy education and initiatives within the core curriculum and the academic disciplines Provide vision and leadership on information literacy concepts, trends, pedagogies, and assessment Coordinate with departments and programs to support student research and integrate information literacy into courses in both traditional and online formats Develop and maintain information literacy modules used to support curriculum and instruction Create effective digital learning materials; such as video tutorials and LibGuidesTM Serve as liaison librarian to multiple academic departments and/or the regional campuses Work closely with faculty and students across the University; interactions may be face-to-face ... Read More
Posted Feb 2, 2018

Assistant Professor/Education Information Librarian

Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau

Primary Responsibilities Serve as liaison librarian to all education departments; liaison activities include: Build and maintain close relations with students and faculty Support the student and faculty learning, teaching and research needs Integrate information literacy and instruction into programs and courses Communicate information about library services, resources and spaces to students and faculty Participate in development and management of the Kent Library’s children’s and young adult collections Support student learning and faculty teaching through instruction sessions, workshops, web-based guides, online tutorials, targeted reference services and individual and group research consultations Create effective digital learning materials; such as LibGuides ... Read More
Posted Feb 2, 2018

Assistant Professor/Director of Resource Services

Kent Library - Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau

The Director of Resource Services provides leadership and user-centered strategic visioning for the technical services functions of Kent Library in support of the learning, teaching and research needs of the University community. The Director provides leadership for a user- centered approach to resource services operations. Areas of leadership and management responsibility include materials licensing and acquisitions, cataloging and resource description management and metadata, electronic resources discovery and access, government documents and physical processing. This position is responsible for developing standards and best practices for acquisition of electronic and print resources; organization, classification and process of library materials; and daily operations of the Federal Depos ... Read More
Posted Feb 2, 2018

Director of Resource Management and Discovery

Missouri State University Libraries

Springfield

The Missouri State University (MSU) Libraries invites applications for our Director of Resource Management and Discovery. Our team is looking for an experienced, innovative and user-centered leader with extensive knowledge of library technical services, including best practices and latest trends in the evolving role of libraries. This is a new senior administrative position reporting to the Dean of Libraries. Through effective and efficient leadership, the Director will plan, implement, and evaluate operations, establish policies and procedures, set priorities, liaise with the Content Management Team, and manage all operational activities of the Resource Management and Discovery programs. This includes acquisitions, cataloging, discovery/accessibility, metadata, serials, and physical proc ... Read More
Posted Feb 1, 2018

Director of Resource Management and Discovery

Missouri State University Libraries

Springfield

The Missouri State University (MSU) Libraries seeks an experienced, user-centered leader who has extensive knowledge of library technical services, including best practices and latest trends in the evolving role of libraries. This is a new senior administrative position reporting to the Dean of Libraries. Through effective and efficient leadership, the incumbent will plan, implement, and evaluate operations, establish policies and procedures, set priorities, liaise with the Content Management Team, and manage all operational activities of the Resource Management and Discovery programs. This includes acquisitions, cataloging, discovery/accessibility, metadata, serials, and physical processing of materials for the Libraries’ collections. A key objective will be to balance operational ... Read More
Posted Dec 11, 2017

Assistant Professor/Director of Public Services

Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau

The Director of Public Services provides leadership and strategic visioning for Information Literacy, Information Services, Reference Services and Access Services. This position is responsible for developing Library-wide user-centered public services standards and best practices. The Director supervises tenure track faculty librarians and professional staff. Primary Responsibilities Lead, plan, manage and coordinate Kent Library’s public services units Oversee Information Literacy and Information Services; including library instruction and the library/academic department liaison program Oversee Reference services; including in-person, virtual and online references assistance and research consultations Oversee Access Services; including circulation, reserves, collection main ... Read More
Posted Sep 19, 2017

Assistant Professor/Director of Resource Services

Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau

The Director of Resource Services provides leadership and strategic visioning for the technical services functions of library materials licensing and acquisitions and resource description management and metadata activities to support the teaching, learning and research needs of the university community. The Director provides leadership for a user- centered approach to resource services operations. The Director manages the areas of acquisitions, cataloging, database and electronic resource management, government documents, periodicals and physical processing of new and deselected materials. This position is responsible for developing standards and best practices: 1) for acquiring electronic and print resources from publishers and vendors in a variety of formats, 2) for organizing, classifyi ... Read More
Posted Sep 19, 2017

Library Director

St. Charles City-County Library

St. Charles, MO

St. Charles City-County Library—a Kaleidoscope of Discovery! —seeks a motivated and knowledgeable change agent for this progressiveMissourilibrary district.The successful candidate, working with a nine-member dedicated Board of Trustees, will demonstrate a clear vision, lead by example, and build strong internal and external relationships with library stakeholders—staff, the Foundation, the Friends of the Library, and the 385,000 residents of St. Charles County. With a focus on effectiveness and efficiency, the Library serves its customers from twelve locations and an annual $18 million operating budget. St. Charles City-County Library is a separate taxing district supporting the Library by a property tax. Key areas for future focus include: exploring the expansion of s ... Read More
Posted Sep 17, 2017

Assistant/Associate Professor - Catalog Librarian

Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau

Assistant or Associate Professor – Catalog LibrarianFull-Time, Tenure Track, 10 Month PositionKent LibrarySoutheast Missouri State University The Catalog Librarian position provides description of, discovery of and access to electronic and print library resources through creation of original metadata records for all library materials. Work includes cataloging of new general collection and Special Collections & Archives materials as well as retrospective projects. The catalog librarian ensures that titles are accurately described in the integrated library system (ILS) and other systems, such as OCLC, to facilitate discovery and access by university students, faculty and staff and guest users. The catalog librarian manages cataloging unit operations and supervises assigned staff. ... Read More
Posted Sep 1, 2017

Library Director

Daniel Boone Regional Library

Columbia, MO

The Daniel Boone Regional Library (MO) Board of Trustees seeks its next successful Library Director who exemplifies these core values. The incoming leader will assume leadership of a thriving two-county (Boone and Callaway) Library system with a stellar staff, committed communities, and stable funding (regularly setting aside funds for future expenditures). Key opportunities include: leading a committed board and staff to develop and implement innovative services to meet the needs of the region; continuing conversations about new and alternative points of service throughout the service area; working with strong, supportive Friends of the Library groups and Foundation; developing collaborative community partnerships; and implementing the new 2018-2020 Strategic Plan. With a $10.5 million an ... Read More
Posted Aug 4, 2017

Assistant/Associate Professor - Catalog Librarian

Southeast Missouri State University

Cape Girardeau

Assistant or Associate Professor – Catalog LibrarianFull-Time, Tenure Track, 10 Month PositionKent LibrarySoutheast Missouri State University The Catalog Librarian position provides description of, discovery of and access to electronic and print library resources through creation of original metadata records for all library materials. Work includes cataloging of new general collection and Special Collections & Archives materials as well as retrospective projects. The catalog librarian ensures that titles are accurately described in the integrated library system (ILS) and other systems, such as OCLC, to facilitate discovery and access by university students, faculty and staff and guest users. The catalog librarian manages cataloging unit operations and supervises assigned staff. ... Read More
Posted Feb 11, 2017

Data Curation Librarian

Burns & McDonnell

Headquarters

Duties The Data Curation Librarian will build and maintain digital data repositories in collaboration with our designers, scientists, and various support departments. This newly created position, reporting to the Corporate Librarian, will actively support our day to day operations by applying a solid understanding of data curation theory to complete complex projects. Core responsibilities include developing and maintaining a central repository (20,000-30,000 ever-changing records) which can be accessed from division or project manuals using SharePoint or OneNote. Click-through, full-text access will be provided where feasible. Knowledge of DOIs and copyright law are essential to success. Knowledge of design standards, engineering, or construction projects and/or scientific or technical b ... Read More
Posted Jul 8, 2014

Librarian

Burns & McDonnell

World Headquarters

Job Description 45% -- Technical Services Cataloging and other data curation activities 25% -- Reference Services Technical, scientific and business questions 25% -- Archivist Accessioning, cataloging, & preservation work Oversee digitization project 5% -- Other duties as assigned Duties Copy & original cataloging Maintain library databases and Intranet (SharePoint) pages Reference services Oversee archive digitization project Create archival records using library software Archival preservation work Provide coverage for other librarians and the library when required Collaborate on projects or research as needed ... Read More
Posted Jan 13, 2014

Youth Services Coordinator

Gossage Sager Associates

Mid-Continent Public Library, Independence, MO

Committed to providing children, teens, parents and caregivers a “portal to life-changing resources”? Mid-Continent Public Library (headquartered in Independence, MO) has the opportunity for you. MCPL seeks a dynamic library leader to become its new Youth Services Coordinator. As part of the administrative team, the Youth Services Coordinator will be the library’s key representative to the library staff and community serving children and teens—and agencies and organizations serving those audiences. The successful candidate will lead in the development and provision of traditional, virtual and cutting edge services and programs at the local, regional and national levels. Mid-Continent Public Library, http://www.mymcpl.org/, is a consolidated public library system serving 750,00 ... Read More
Posted Sep 18, 2012

Executive Director

Wilton Library

Wilton, CT

Wilton Library--the Center for Discovery in the Heart of the Community--seeks an Executive Director to help continue and enhance the Library’s successful role as the creative, cultural, and intellectual destination of the community. The Wilton Library, http://www.wiltonlibrary.org/, a non-profit Association Library located in the center of the town of Wilton, CT, serves a community of 18,200 residents. The Library circulated 365,123 items in FY2011 and is ranked #4 among comparably sized towns in Connecticut Magazine. In addition to providing traditional library services, the Wilton Library successfully transitioned to its mission of providing the Wilton community with outstanding adult and children’s programming, vital teen services, and public fine arts and performing arts spaces. ... Read More
Posted Jan 9, 2012

Executive Director

Illinois Heartland Library System

Become a vital part of the future—the future of library service in the Illinois heartland! The Board of Directors of the newly formed Illinois Heartland Library System (IHLS) seeks an experienced and energetic leader to help take its multi-type member libraries to new levels of effectiveness—developing partnerships and sharing resources in pursuit of excellent service. Illinois Heartland Library System (http://www.illinoisheartland.org/) was formed by the merger of Lewis and Clark, Lincoln Trail, Rolling Prairie and Shawnee library systems in April, 2011 under a plan approved by the Illinois State Library. The new System covers 44,322 square miles with 594 member libraries—38 Academic, 231 Public, 260 School and 65 Special—located throughout central and southern Illinois. With ... Read More
Posted May 28, 2011

Library Director

Gossage Sager Associates

University City Public Library

Responsibilities. The Director of the University City Public Library will report to a nine-member Board of Trustees and work with the Board, staff and major stakeholders to plan and achieve a strategic vision for the Library. Overall responsibilities include: continuing and building on extensive collaborative partnerships with the Municipal Library Consortium in St. Louis County, community organizations and Washington University; leading a team of talented professionals to manage exceptional library services and programs; providing sound fiscal management while continuing to build and strengthen resources; and implementing new technologies to diversify access to information. ... Read More
Posted Oct 19, 2010

Library Director

St. Charles City-County Library District

St. Charles City-County Library—Your Answer Place!—seeks an innovative leader for this progressive Missouri library district. The successful candidate will work with a dedicated Board of Trustees and lead a team of talented professionals to continue to realize outstanding results. (The Library District has consistently ranked among the top five of its peers on the HAPLR index). Efficiency and effectiveness have been the hallmarks of this high-performing district. St. Charles County, a western suburb of St. Louis, is located on the east side of Missouri and combines the attractions and convenience of the metropolitan area with small town character and historical charm. Good schools, solid educational and recreational amenities and a low cost of living make St. Charles County an att ... Read More
Posted Jun 12, 2010

Director of Public Services

University of Missouri-Kansas City

Dynamic urban academic library seeks innovative, collegial, energetic, and knowledgeable leader with strong public service orientation and experience for the position of Director of Public Services at the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) University Libraries. Reports to the Associate Dean of Libraries and directly supervises 4 department heads in a division with a total staff of 32 permanent employees plus approximately 50 student assistants. Ensures the overall effectiveness of the public services operations of the Miller Nichols Library, which includes the Information Commons, Reference/Instruction, Access Services (circulation, course reserves, stack management), Government Documents, Interlibrary Loan/Document Delivery, and Music/Media Library. Works closely with faculty, stud ... Read More
Posted Jul 15, 2008