Supervisory Librarian - Forest Products Laboratory Library

USDA - Forest Service

Madison, Wisconsin

Directs overall library operation for the USDA - Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory (FPL) in Madison, Wisconsin. The Forest Products Laboratory was established in 1910 to promote healthy forests, and to conserve and effectively utilize timber resources. Some current areas of research include advanced housing research, woody biomass, advanced structures research, composites, and nanotechnology.DutiesSupervises staff and sets FPL Library's quality standards.Serves as the principle experts for FPL reference questions and database searches.Conducts Library training and orientation for FPL staffSelects books, journals, and databases.Selects items for digitizationServes as FPL Library lead catalogerManages FPL content within a shared online library catalogOversees the storage and mainten ... Read More
Posted Mar 7, 2021

Information Services Librarian

Oshkosh Public Library

Oshkosh, WI

The Oshkosh Public Library is seeking a creative and customer-focused librarian to join our Information Services Department. The ideal candidate will thrive on change as we strive to meet the evolving needs of our community. Success will require working well both independently and as part of a team. Duties include staffing a busy reference desk, readers’ advisory, and working as part of the library’s program team to plan and develop timely and impactful programs. Join our team as we work to achieve our vision of “A library in every life” by serving as a center for lifelong learning, an incubator for creativity, a recognized downtown destination and a valuable community partner. A complete position description is available online at https://www.oshkoshpubliclibrary.org/aboutus/emplo ... Read More
Posted Sep 17, 2020

Executive Director

Racine Public Library

Racine, Wisconsin

Executive Director, Racine Public Library (Wisconsin)The Board of Trustees of the Racine Public Library in Racine, Wisconsin seeks a dynamic and community-minded leader to serve as Executive Director. This opportunity is open due to the retirement of the current Executive Director. The library provides services to nearly 138,000 people who reside in the City of Racine and nearby communities in Racine County.Located in southeastern Wisconsin on the shores of Lake Michigan, this diverse community is approximately 60 miles north of the City of Chicago and 30 miles south of Milwaukee. Residents enjoy a high quality of life that includes traditional and eclectic dining, cultural and family attractions, outdoor recreation including Lake Michigan beaches, and world-renowned architecture.Salary $1 ... Read More
Posted Jun 4, 2020

Librarian 1

City of Madison / Madison Public Library

City of Madison, WI

At Madison Public Library, Librarians develop and deliver library programs and services that celebrate ideas, promote creativity, connect people and enrich lives. Keeping community voice at the forefront, Librarians coordinate, collaborate and work as a team to provide library services for all ages. Librarians promote literacy in many forms and support effective use of library resources, fostering a positive image for the library as they work to identify and meet the needs of the community. Librarians support Madison Public Library's commitment to equity and social justice, promoting increased access and resources for targeted underserved and underrepresented groups. Librarians are community and library leaders, working cooperatively with community members, organizations, and other City of ... Read More
Posted Dec 13, 2019

Library Director

Friday Memorial Library

New Richmond, WI (Twin Cities Metro Area)

Director, Friday Memorial Library – New Richmond, WI (Twin Cities MN Metro Area)The Friday Memorial Library in New Richmond, Wisconsin is seeking a new Director.This is a terrific opportunity for someone who wants to get in on the ground floor of planning and constructing a new and larger library to serve this fast-growing community. New Richmond is located in Northwest Wisconsin, an area that is part of the Minneapolis-St. Paul MN – WI Combined Statistical Area.The Friday Memorial Library offers the latest services, resources, and opportunities to the community. The board and staff are excited to continue this forward progression as they plan for a new building to better serve their patrons.For more information and to apply for this opportunity, please visitjohnkeister.com/newrichmond ... Read More
Posted Jul 16, 2019

Community Engagement Librarian

City of Madison / Madison Public Library

City of Madison, WI

This position is responsible for professional library work, based at the Meadowridge Library located on Madison's southwest side. Meadowridge Library is a very active and diverse Neighborhood Library. The successful candidate will work within the framework of Madison Public Library's vision, mission, strategic goals, policies and practices, to implement professional library work at Meadowridge Library. The work involves providing and overseeing such functions as direct customer assistance at an all-ages public service desk, adult programming, collaborative projects, collection maintenance, community engagement, and oversight of paraprofessional and hourly staff. Work takes place in library environments and throughout the community. The position participates actively as part of teams of lib ... Read More
Posted Jul 11, 2019

Assistant Director

Winnefox Library System

United States

Are you passionate about rural libraries? If you are, then consider applying to become the new Assistant Director for Wisconsin’s Winnefox Library System. Winnefox is a 5-county library system serving 30 mostly small and rural community libraries. We are looking for a dynamic, experienced library professional to serve in a key management role for system operations. Duties include:• Day-to-day administration of the system.• Attending regular meetings with library directors.• Providing library directors and trustees with information and advice on all aspects of library administration and management.• Compiling statistical reports, funding requests, and budgets.• Meeting with municipal, county, and state elected officials. The successful candidate will:• ... Read More
Posted May 31, 2019

Teen Services Librarian

City of Madison / Madison Public Library

Madison

Serving Teens at Madison Public Library Madison Public Library offers resources, experiences, and spaces for teens with the goal of developing lifelong learners, self-advocates and engaged community members. The library provides free and equitable access to cultural and educational content that celebrate ideas, promote creativity, connect people, and enrich lives. Why We Serve Teens Resources and programs for adolescents are a fundamental, integral part of library services. Teens need skills, tools, and resources, which the library can provide, in order to be fully-participating members of society. Library staff strives to work with teens and teen-serving professionals to advocate for the needs of teens in the community.(YALSA's Future of Library Services for Teens) How We Serve Teens ... Read More
Posted Jan 23, 2019

Youth Services Librarian (LTE)

City of Madison / Madison Public Library

City of Madison, WI

Madison Public Library (MPL) is a dynamic organization that actively embraces the changing role of libraries, and was awarded the 2016 National Medal for Museum and Library Service. Our critically acclaimed Bubbler program has expanded through major grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Our eight neighborhood libraries have similarly embraced new services and technology. Employment at MPL means working alongside talented people who are deeply committed to service and making a difference in people's lives. Our outstanding and collegial workforce is highly valued by the community, and includes staff members who have received national recognition or awards for their work. We value and support diverse perspectives, intellectual freedo ... Read More
Posted Apr 11, 2018

Librarian 1

City of Madison / Madison Public Library

City of Madison, WI

About the PositionMadison Public Library seeks a creative and innovative librarian who will develop relationships between the Sequoya Library and our community's many stakeholders in order to foster opportunities for youth and families, with a particular focus on addressing community identified needs. Consistent with our mission and vision, this position cultivates community partnerships which develop opportunities to learn, share and create. This position will ensure equitable provision of resources and services and will lead other staff in developing culturally competent models for services. This position will provide leadership and coordination in Sequoya Library operations, including work activities of staff, facilities and technology needs, and assisting in the hiring of staff. Famili ... Read More
Posted Apr 6, 2018

Librarian 1

City of Madison / Madison Public Library

Madison, WI

About the Job:Madison Public Library seeks two creative and innovative Librarians who will develop relationships between the Library and Madison's many stakeholders in order to foster opportunities for our adult customers with a particular focus on addressing community identified needs. Consistent with our mission and vision, these positions cultivate community partnerships which develop opportunities to learn, share and create. These positions will ensure equitable provision of resources and services and will lead librarians and other staff in developing culturally competent models for services. These positions will provide leadership and coordination in central library operations, including work activities of staff, facilities and technology needs, and assisting in the hiring of staff. F ... Read More
Posted Feb 16, 2018

Supervising Librarian - Goodman South Madison Library

City of Madison / Madison Public Library

Madison, WI

Madison Public Library seeks a dynamic leader to oversee the operations of the Goodman South Madison Library and to be part of an innovative public services team. You will support and motivate staff to actively engage the community. You will guide staff to develop sustainable programming that utilizes staff and community expertise. You will build relationships and establish collaborative opportunities guided by Madison Public Library's mission, vision and strategic direction. You will provide direct service to the public and ensure that your staff members embody the high-level of customer service that defines the Madison Public Library. Library Supervisors promote and plan for delivery of library services to significant underserved populations, requiring special attention to cultural and ... Read More
Posted Oct 20, 2017

Digital Services Librarian

Oshkosh Public Library

United States

The Oshkosh Pubic Library is seeking a tech-savvy professional librarian to join our Reference and Adult Services Department. This position will continue to keep the library on the forefront of technology. This is a full-time position that includes evening and weekend hours. Benefits include medical and life insurance as well as Wisconsin Retirement System participation, vacation and sick leave, and paid holidays. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Master of Library Science degree from an ALA accredited institution Proficiency and experience with software applications, online databases, operating systems and personal devices POSITION SUMMARY: Responsibilities include developing and presenting classes and workshops for both the staff and public, instructing staff and public in the use of vario ... Read More
Posted Jul 28, 2017

Library Intern

Stoughton Public Library

Main Library

The Stoughton Public Library in Stoughton, Wisconsin is seeking a part-time (15-18 hours per week) Library Intern who will focus on providing services to teens and tweens, with additional work with all ages. This position extends for approximately 36 weeks beginning in September, 2017. The successful candidate must commit to working in this position for its duration. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to create and schedule innovative and creative teen and tween programming, teach the use of the public library as a lifelong resource, work at public service desks, and consistently present the Stoughton Public Library and its resources to the public in a positive manner. The work includes some nights and some Saturdays. We will work around your course schedule. For a full ... Read More
Posted Jul 17, 2017

Director

Muskego Public Library

Muskego

The Muskego Public Library http://www.cityofmuskego.org/library is seeking a director with a passion for advancing the mission of the library: Information, Ideas, Community. A talent for strategic thinking, excellent communication skills, the ability to remain positive and flexible, and a demonstrated ability to lead people are highly desired traits for this position. ... Read More
Posted Jul 7, 2017

Library Director

Waukesha Public Library

Waukesha, WI

Waukesha Public Library seeks a Library Director who will embrace and champion WPL’s mission to provide – “a welcoming and dynamic environment where citizens of all ages can find the inspiration, ideas, and information to reach their full potential.” Join the City of Waukesha, the eleven-member Library Board, and the staff of this thriving municipal library as the Waukesha Public Library continues to play its pivotal role as a library, community partner and arts center. Serving 92,560 people, WPL is a single 71,566 sq. ft. facility—stunningly renovated and centrally located in an inviting park setting. With a team of 44.63 FTEs, a vital Friends group and a $3.9 million annual budget, the Library circulates in excess of 1 million items annually to more than 50, ... Read More
Posted Jun 26, 2017

Community Engagement Librarian 1

City of Madison / Madison Public Library

City of Madison, WI

This position is responsible professional library work, based at the Sequoya Library in the heart of Madison's west side. Madison's largest Neighborhood Library, Sequoya averages more than 32,000 visitors per month. Your role will be to develop and implement library programs and services both within and outside the library that celebrate ideas, promote creativity, connect people and enrich lives.You'll provide leadership and coordination in neighborhood library operations, including work activities of staff, facilities and technology needs, assisting in the hiring of staff, and recruiting and coordinating adult volunteers. You'll engage deeply with the community, and provide reference service, reader's advisory, and basic technology assistance to diverse customers of all ages. You'll prom ... Read More
Posted May 12, 2017

Director

Frank L Weyenberg Public Library

Mequon, WI (Milwaukee area)

The Board of Trustees of the Frank L. Weyenberg Library of Mequon-Thiensville seeks a dedicated and energetic leader to serve as Library Director. This position is open due to the retirement of the current director. The library is a joint library that serves the 27,000 residents of the north suburban Milwaukee communities of Mequon and Thiensville. These communities, located on the western shores of Lake Michigan, offer small-town charm, a high quality of life, and easy access to the urban amenities of a large city. The library is a cultural focal point for the community, known for its emphasis on the arts and innovative technology. It operates with an annual budget of $1M+ in a beautiful Georgian style brick building of 33,600 square feet. Weyenberg Library enjoys strong local support, i ... Read More
Posted Apr 20, 2017

Librarian (2 Positions)

City of Madison / Madison Public Library

City of Madison, WI

ONLY ONLINE APPLICATIONS WITH SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTION RESPONSES ATTACHED WILL BE CONSIDERED. PLEASE VISIT - https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/madisonwi- FOR THE FULL JOB POSTING AND TO APPLY ONLINE. Librarian 1 - Teen Services (Meadowridge) (closes 4/30/2017)This Teen Librarian position will be based out of the Meadowridge Library and serve middle school and high school youth on the west side of Madison. This position will focus on collaborations with many community partners, such as west Madison schools, Neighborhood Centers, churches and community organizations, including The Road Home and MSCR, as well as working with neighborhood residents to identify community needs and develop engaging learning opportunities and programs to meet those needs.The Teen Services Librarian will coordi ... Read More
Posted Apr 10, 2017

Library Director

Frank L Weyenberg Public Library

Mequon, WI (Milwaukee)

Library Director: Mequon-Thiensville, WI (Milwaukee area) The Board of Trustees of the Frank L. Weyenberg Library of Mequon-Thiensville seeks a dedicated and energetic leader to serve as Library Director. This position is open due to the retirement of the current director. The library is a joint library that serves the 27,000 residents of the north suburban Milwaukee communities of Mequon and Thiensville. These communities, located on the western shores of Lake Michigan, offer small-town charm, a high quality of life, and easy access to the urban amenities of a large city. The library is a cultural focal point for the community, known for its emphasis on the arts and innovative technology. It operates with an annual budget of $1M+ in a beautiful Georgian style brick building of 33,600 sq ... Read More
Posted Mar 20, 2017

Adult Services Librarian

Stoughton Public Library

Main Library

Purpose of Position To manage and direct the activities of the Adult Services Department. Essential Duties and Responsibilities The following duties are normal for this position, but are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned. Manage Adult Services staff and library substitutes, assign responsibilities, maintain schedules and records. Supervise Adult Services area, provide assistance to library users in locating and using library materials and facilities, assist and train library users with use of technology, maintain work area and equipment. Assist Director with hiring adult services staff or other staff. Train and evaluate adult services staff, library substitutes and volunteers. Plan, organize and present adult programs. He ... Read More
Posted Mar 6, 2017

Teen Services Librarian

Madison Public Library

Madison, WI

This Teen Librarian position will be based out of the Meadowridge Library and serve middle school and high school youth on the west side of Madison. This position will focus on collaborations with many community partners, such as west Madison schools, Neighborhood Centers, churches and community organizations, including The Road Home and MSCR, as well as working with neighborhood residents to identify community needs and develop engaging learning opportunities and programs to meet those needs.The Teen Services Librarian will coordinate, collaborate and work closely with the Meadowridge Youth Services Librarian to provide assistance and programming for youth both inside and outside of the library building. This position is also part of the system-wide Youth Services team, consisting of othe ... Read More
Posted Nov 10, 2016

Community Engagement Coordinator

Madison Public Library

Madison, WI

The Community Engagement Coordinator at the Madison Public Library will be a public face for the library, and a powerful voice for the many different neighborhoods throughout Madison. In this position, you will focus on establishing relationships with individuals and organizations throughout the City, especially those representing under-resourced neighborhoods. The Community Engagement Coordinator will use data and community conversations to determine needs and will translate those needs into action under the umbrella of the library's strategic priorities. The Community Engagement Coordinator will participate in the Madison Public Library's racial equity and social justice initiatives. Your responsibilities will include participating as a member of the Library's Management Team and providi ... Read More
Posted Nov 10, 2016

Community Engagement Librarian

Madison Public Library (City of Madison)

Madison, WI

About the Job: The Community Engagement Librarian at the Goodman South Madison Library will be the face of the library in the vibrant South Madison area. This position will focus on working with the many community organizations in the neighborhood such as the Urban League, Access Health, Planned Parenthood, Centro Hispano, numerous churches and small businesses, and neighborhood residents to identify community needs and develop library services and programs to meet those needs. The Community Engagement Librarian will provide general leadership for the library staff, helping to coordinate the efforts of staff and provide training, when necessary. This position will also provide reference assistance at a busy, all ages desk where an emphasis is placed on technology assistance, job help, see ... Read More
Posted Oct 25, 2016

Electronic Resources & Acquisitions Librarian

Murphy Library

University of Wisconsin - La Crosse

Murphy Library at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse is seeking a librarian to manage electronic resources and serials and serve as the expert resource for issues related to these processes within the Library; lead the management of acquisitions processes for all formats; work to ensure that electronic resources are as widely accessible as possible; and coordinate the Library's response to access issues involving electronic resources. This position will participate in reference services, information literacy instruction, collection development for assigned subjects, collegial governance, and campus and professional activities. Salary and Rank: Competitive salary for 9-month tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. Partial summer contracts may also be available. Antici ... Read More
Posted Aug 9, 2016

Access Services Librarian

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

La Crosse

Assistant Professor - Access Services Librarian Murphy Library at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse is seeking a dynamic, student-centered librarian to manage all circulation, reserve, stacks maintenance, and interlibrary loan/document delivery functions (ILL/DD) in the library. This position manages a unit of four full-time staff and approximately 30 student employees, and plays an active role in public service activities such as reference and instruction. Librarians at Murphy Library participate in collegial governance, and campus and professional activities. Salary and Rank: Competitive salary for 9-month tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. Partial summer contracts may also be available. Anticipated Starting Date: January 17, 2017. First consideration will ... Read More
Posted Aug 2, 2016

Community Engagement Librarian 1

Madison Public Library

Madison, WI

Madison Public Library is seeking a community-mindedLibrarian for the Goodman South Madison Library to embrace our mission to celebrate ideas, promote creativity, connect people and enrich lives. We strive to recruit a diverse workforce to best serve Madison's diverse population, and we encourage all qualified candidates to apply. Madison Public Library seeks aCommunity Engagement Librarian at theGoodman South MadisonLibrary who will be part of a team developing a platform and service models focused on lifelong learning, cultivating relationships between the Library and Madison's learning community in order to foster opportunities to learn, share and create. This position will facilitate connections between learners and instructors from a variety of environments and organizations to build ... Read More
Posted Jul 7, 2016