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POSITION – Deputy Director of the Saint Paul Public Library Agency

The City of Saint Paul is currently accepting applications for the Deputy Director of the Saint Paul Public Library Agency.
Follow this link to view a flyer with detailed information about the position:  https://www.stpaul.gov/sites/default/files/Media%20Root/Human%20Resources/deputy%20director%20REV_Jan31.pdf
Requirements: A bachelor’s degree and five years of experience or an MLIS, education, non-profit management or related master’s degree and three years of experience. Experience must be in a directly related managerial or administrative field. Two years of the required experience must include supervising employees, conducting assessments of complex organizational issues, public service or education/learning program development, fund development, planning organizational strategies, and leading complex projects. A MLIS degree is preferred but not required.
To be considered for this position, please submit a resume, a cover letter, and answers to the questions listed below by March 10, 2017 to:
Joanna Brookes; HR Specialist
90 West 4th Street

Saint Paul, MN 55102

joanna.brookes@ci.stpaul.mn.us

 

Assistant Library Director Opening in Beautiful South Pasadena, California

Assistant Library Director Opening in Beautiful South Pasadena, California
 
With an eye on the future, the South Pasadena Public Library is recruiting its first Assistant Library Director. The opening occurs after voters again overwhelmingly passed Measure L, a Library Special Tax Initiative (by over 80%!), that will increase funding for the next 8 years. As a result, the Library seeks a bright, creative, passionate, and achievement-oriented individual to confidently assume the reins of this upper management level position.
 
The Assistant Library Director will utilize a broad range of professional skills, knowledge, and experience to help the Library meet and exceed the challenges of the 21st Century. The Assistant Director will embrace change in guiding the Library’s provision of outstanding resources, projects, programs, and services for community members of all ages and backgrounds.  The Assistant Library Director will also oversee Children’s Services, Adult Services (including Teens), and Support/Technical Services.
 
The City of South Pasadena is nicknamed “The City of Trees” and is an official Tree City USA. It is known for its great schools and arts, education, and culturally-oriented, family-friendly community. South Pasadena is also a preservationist community and beautiful homes, yards, and buildings can be seen by walking in every direction.  Its downtown feels like a pretty village set in greater LA and it’s famous for battling a freeway that would have cut it in half.  In 2014 South Pasadena was selected as one of Sunset magazine’s “Best Places to Live in the West.” The South Pasadena Public Library is an expanded and renovated Carnegie Library in a beautiful park situated in a cozy, historic neighborhood.
 
The deadline to apply is February 28, 2017 . For salary and benefits information, as well as the Job Description, please use the link below:
 
 
Florante Peter Ibanez - Manager of Library Computer Services
    William M. Rains Library - Loyola Law School (LLS)
      919 Albany Street - Los Angeles, CA 90015
      (213)736-1431 - fax(213)487-2204
    florante.ibanez@lls.edu

The Harvard College Library is currently seeking candidates for the position of Head, Slavic Division.

The Harvard College Library is currently seeking candidates for the position of Head, Slavic Division. The complete position description can be found attached.
 
To learn more or apply for this role, please visit:
 
After selecting Administrative/Staff Jobs (either internal or external), click ‘search openings’ and then enter ‘41484BR’ in the Auto Req ID Field.  
 

 

Collection Development Specialist

Atkins Library at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte is seeking a Collection Development Specialist responsible for purchasing continuing resources for the Collection Services department. The successful candidate will have the primary responsibility of ordering and paying for serials, databases, and other electronic materials and maintaining accurate records in both the library management system and the university financial system, working directly with the Financial Services department. This position will also assist the collection services department in the collection review process, organizing and maintaining license agreements, and managing electronic resources usage statistics. For more details about this position or to apply please click here

Job Opening: Discovery and Systems Librarian – William & Mary in Williamsburg, VA

William & Mary Libraries is seeking a Discovery and Systems Librarian at Swem Library. The Discovery and Systems Librarian will learn our new Alma and Primo system, assume a leadership role in its configuration and ongoing development, and collaborate closely with staff in our libraries and in our consortium in order to make it the best library catalog possible.
For more information and to apply for this position, please see https://jobs.wm.edu/postings/26661
Review of applications will begin 1/25/2017.

Graduate Assistantships for Spring 2017 – Applications Due on January 6, 2017 at 5:00 pm

SLIS is hiring graduate assistants for the Spring 2017 semester.  We are hiring multiple Graduate Assistants who will serve in one of three roles as Graduate Research Assistants, Graduate Teaching Assistants, and Graduate Technology Assistants. This is open to on-campus and online students.The description of each position is below and is also detailed in the online application.
 
APPLICATIONS ARE DUE ON FRIDAY JANUARY 6, 2017 AT 5:00 PM
 
You must meet important requirements. 
1.       Minimum GPA: Students  have at a least a 3.0 GPA
2.       Admission Status: Student must be admitted to the program unconditionally (or met the requirements to remove their conditional status)
3.       Enrolled full-time: Students are required to be registered for at least 9 credit hours. If you are a new student, you may skip the GPA requirement.
 
Students may apply at http://jobs.nccu.edu/postings/7428.  Applications are due on January 6, 2017. Please attach a resume and a cover letter confirming you meet the general requirements for employment and stating which position you are interested in and why. Assistantships begin on February 1st, 2017 and run through May 13th, 2017. Graduate assistants also assist with SLIS Graduation. Next year’s graduation for Spring 2017 semester will be held on  May 12, 2017.
 
Position Duties and Descriptions:
 
1.       Graduate Teaching Assistants and Graduate Technology Assistants –
·         Will assist with the development, delivery and maintenance of SLIS’ digital learning ecosystem and distance (online) education courses in various combination of roles in instructional design, online course technical support, content developers and instructor development and support.
·         Will assist with the SLIS web site and social media platforms to develop strategies, develop content, web development, and maintenance.
 
2.       Graduate Research Assistants –
·         (High priority) Assist with the grant proposal writing and development and the related research to prepare grants and seek funding opportunities.
·         Support faculty research in various areas TBA based on faculty needs.
 
3.       Graduate Dean’s Office Assistant –
·         Assist with high priority activities to manage activities in the student lifecycle ranging from recruiting, on-boarding, enrollment, financial aid, service learning, graduation, alumni relations and fund raising  through marketing and communications, IT strategy, database development, CRM management, data analysis, data curation, business process reengineering and records management.
 
 
For questions, please refer to  kbaile45@nccu.edu.

 

Job Announcement: Technical Information Specialists, National Library of Medicine

NLM Invites Eligible Applicants for Specialized Information Services and Library Operations Technical Information Specialist Positions (Application Closes 12/05/2016)
 
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is recruiting up to 13 Technical Information Specialists in the Divisions of Specialized Information Services and Library Operations. You are eligible to apply if you are a current government employee or have another eligible status. If you are eligible, you may apply to the USAJobs posting. These GS-13 positions are:
  • Bibliographic Services Division, Library Operations
    • Terminology Product Specialist, MEDLARS Management Section
    • Clinical Terminology Liaison, MEDLARS Management Section
    • Gene Indexing and MeSH Specialist, Index Section
  • History of Medicine Division, Library Operations
    • Archival Collection Manager
    • Senior Rare Book Conservator
    • Senior Rare Book Cataloger
  • National Information Center on Health Services Research & Health Care Technology
    • Interoperability and Data Policy Specialist
  • National Network Coordinating Office, Library Operations
    • Project Scientist, coordinate work of RMLs and National Offices
  • Technical Services Division, Library Operations
    • Senior Technical Information Specialist, Library Technology Services Section
    • Senior Metadata Specialist, Cataloging and Metadata Management Section
  • Division of Specialized Information Services
    • Senior Technical Information Specialist, Disaster Information Management Research Center (two positions)
    • Senior Technical Information Specialist, Outreach and Special Populations Branch

 

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