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Manager of Library Locations Suffolk Public Library

Manager of Library Locations

Suffolk Public Library

Suffolk, VA

Full Time

Position closes 11/8/2017 at 12PM (noon) EST


Job Posting: Senior Research Associate (Curator), Washington DC

LAC Federal is seeking a Senior Research Associate (Curator) to provide strategic leadership and management of federal digital library and repository focusing on international aid and development as well as supporting areas.  The Associate will lead a team of digital librarians, metadata specialists, and other supporting staff in developing a secure, trustworthy data/information environment consisting of multiple digital repositories and some physical assets.  The Associate will be responsible for total lifecycle management of the repositories and will collaborate with contract and federal staff in moving toward a trusted digital repository that meets or exceeds OAIS and other standards for data curation and preservation. Work will be performed on-site at the client’s location in Washington DC. This is a full-time contract, benefited position.

Full Description: https://lac-group.secure.force.com/LIBGIG/ts2__JobDetails?jobId=a0E1H00000ZRHlaUAH&tSource=

The Durham County Library is currently seeking a Library Youth Partnership Coordinator.

Job Description2017

The Durham County Library is currently seeking a Library Youth Partnership Coordinator. It is a part-time position, based at Durham County Library’s MakerLab at Northgate Mall.  The Library Youth Partnership Coordinator has the opportunity to work with teens, the Library Youth Partners, to develop storytime programs for elementary students. The Coordinator then travels with the Library Youth Partners to perform the programs at different elementary schools and organizations in the community, usually twice a week.

There’s more information on the job description which will be going out in the SILS jobs listserv. Interested candidates should send their resume and a letter of interest to Karlene Fyffe Phillips, Manager, Family Literacy and Community Services, at kfphillips@dconc.gov as soon as possible. We would like to have someone ready to take this position before the end of October.

Indiana State Library seeking Indiana Young Readers Center Librarian

The Indiana State Library is currently seeking a librarian for our Indiana Young Readers Center.
The Young Readers Center (IYRC) Librarian will be the public services  coordinator  of events for school-aged children at the State Library.  This librarian will coordinate field trips with school groups, camps, and other interested youth groups.  They also curate the State Library’s collection of materials by Indiana Authors and about Indiana for children and young adults, and provide reference and research support for the Indiana Division as well as programming support for the Children’s Services Coordinator. This position acts as Director of the Indiana Center for the Book.  This position performs independently and reports to the Indiana Division supervisor and Director of Public Services.
Works independently as well as in a team environment so must be able to adapt to either situation as the need arises.
Assists in directing the work of the IYRC assistant and any volunteers, interns, and student employees within the IYRC.
Develop and implement children’s programming at the State Library.
Fulfill the requirements of the Pursuit of Pride fieldtrip grant.
Maintain the Indiana Children’s Authors and Illustrators website.
Act as Director for the Indiana Center for the Book-which includes administrating Letters About Literature campaign and representing the State of Indiana at National Book Fest.
Required to participate in professional development to ensure certification is maintained as well as to stay current on developing children’s services and technology.
Qualifications: Candidate will have Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from an accredited School of Library and Information Science plus 2 years of relevant experience working in Children’s Services.
Contact:  Interested applicants must go to Indiana State Personnel Job Bank and reference Job ID# 611794.
The State of Indiana offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes medical, dental vision, life insurance, retirement plans and accrued leave.
Deadline:  Applications must be submitted by October 31, 2017
The State of Indiana is an Equal opportunity Employer.

William Paterson University – Assistant Director for Collections and Resource Management

Required Qualifications: An ALA-accredited master’s degree and a second master’s (or doctoral) degree in a field relevant to the University curriculum; Demonstrated strong communication, analytical, interpersonal and leadership skills; Evidence of extensive knowledge about library technical service operations, trends, and best practices; A minimum of eight years of progressively responsible academic library employment, including supervisory and administrative experience.

Preferred Qualifications:  Front-line experience working in at least one core area of library technical services; experience with budgeting; experience working with the Voyager System; work experience with diverse populations.

For a full job description, see Job Code 727 at https://wpconnect.wpunj.edu/emps/jobs/positions2.cfm?job=27415

Digital Curation Librarian – Wake Forest University

The Z. Smith Reynolds Library seeks a creative, forward-thinking librarian to support our expanding digital curation services and metadata strategy.


Job Posting for an MLS Work Student

Job Posting for an MLS Work Student
The NCCU Law School Library would like to hire an MLS student to assist library staff in a variety of non-reference library tasks.
Deadline for applying: Friday, October 13, 2017
Interested students please email a current resume and hours available to work to the following contact:
Wadad Giles
Office Phone: 919-530-7177
Note: Preference will be given to applicants who are able to work Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm.
 Link to full description: MLS-JDjob2017-10-05