|Job Title||Institution||Location||Description||Application Deadline|
|University Librarian - Wesleyan University||Wesleyan University||Middletown, CT||
Wesleyan University seeks a highly motivated, collaborative, and visionary leader to serve as its next Caleb T. Winchester University Librarian. Wesleyan has been a leader in curricular innovation since its founding in 1831, and is consistently ranked among the nation’s top liberal arts colleges. Primarily an undergraduate institution, enrolling approximately 2,900 full-time undergraduates, Wesleyan also offers the master of arts in several areas of science and in liberal studies, the master of philosophy in liberal arts and the Ph.D. in six disciplines.
|November 11, 2015|
|Digital Liberal Arts Librarian||Hope College||Holland, Michigan||
Hope College seeks a dynamic and collegial Digital Liberal Arts Librarian who can enhance teaching and learning at Hope by empowering faculty, librarians, and students to make full and better use of the digital technologies that are reshaping pedagogical approaches and transforming research throughout the liberal arts. This position will encourage faculty and librarians to integrate digital technologies into their pedagogy and inspire students to produce scholarship in innovative ways through personal assistance, workshop training, and collaboration.
|A review of completed applications will begin December 15, 2014.|
|Electronic Resources Librarian||Hope College||Holland, Michigan||
The Electronic Resource Librarian will provide leadership and a strategic vision for connecting electronic collections to our user population and is responsible for managing all aspects of the life cycle of electronic resources including acquisition, licensing, cataloging, access, discovery, assessment, and problem resolution. This position, reporting to the Head of Systems and Technical Services, will play an integral role in the evolution, development, and implementation of new strategies relating to electronic collections and the user experience and is ultimately responsible for resolving all e-resource access concerns that are reported by library staff and users.
|A review of completed applications will begin December 1, 2015|
|Library Collections Manager||Wheaton College (MA)||Norton, Massachusetts||
Responsible for strategic development and management of Wallace Library information collections including: analysis and assessment of collections, centralized selection, and acquisitions. Applies knowledge of current issues and trends to collection management, access provision, and discovery services. Works with LIS leadership to develop policies and carry out tactical projects for maintaining/developing the Library’s collections. Works closely with faculty to determine priorities for local collections. Promotes alternatives to fee-based information resources such as open educational resources and open access publications. Manages the library acquisitions budget. Supervises the E-Resources/Serials Librarian and Acquisitions Assistant.
|Open until filled|
|Dean of Libraries||Drew University||Madison, NJ||
Drew University invites applications and nominations for the position of Dean of Libraries. Reflecting Drew’s conviction that the Library should be the intellectual heart of the campus, the Dean of Libraries plays a central role at the University. Reporting directly to the President, the Dean is a member of the University Cabinet and an equal of the other three academic deans. The next Dean will be an integral member of the administrative team of Drew’s new President, Dr. MaryAnn Baenninger, and will be part of the new direction and energy she brings to the University. The organizational position of the Dean reflects Drew’s expectation that the leader of the Library will be truly an academic dean.
|September 28, 2015|