Job Postings

Assistant Director for Library Technologies and Metadata

Davidson College Library seeks a librarian who is both technologically adept and big-picture oriented to lead our systems and cataloging department. The Assistant Director for Library Technologies and Metadata will serve as a member of the library’s leadership team as well as manage and directly supervise librarians performing the systems, cataloging, and metadata functions. The Assistant Director for Library Technologies and Metadata also participates in the creation of, planning for, and implementation of strategic library initiatives. This includes direct participation in creating and managing technical solutions requiring systems administration, programming, and scripting skills. This person leads the development, implementation, and assessment of policies, procedures, and programs in these areas.

Head of Digital Scholarship and Technology Services

Vassar College Libraries seeks collaborative and entrepreneurial candidates for the position of Head of Digital Scholarship and Technology Services. The incumbent will work closely with colleagues to advance the Libraries’ efforts to work with faculty and students pursuing digitally-enhanced modes of learning and research.

Social Sciences and Data Librarian

Social Sciences and Data Librarian
Kenyon College seeks a creative, collaborative and service-oriented Social Sciences and Data Librarian (SSDL) to provide research and teaching support to the faculty and students. As a member of the Research & Instruction department, the SSDL serves as a liaison to Social Sciences departments (e.g. Economics, Sociology, Political Science) and related departments. providing collection development and instructional support. The SSDL serves as a resource for students and faculty working with data sources and software common to Social Science research, and as a partner with the other liaison librarians and college departments (e.g. Center for Innovative Pedagogy, Math-Science Skills Center). The SSDL will provide leadership and expertise in supporting library services related to the discovery and use of the emerging trends pertaining to research and data tools, primarily in the social sciences.

Metadata/Discovery Librarian

The Amherst College Library seeks a talented librarian to join a collaborative and dynamic team as the Metadata/Discovery Librarian.

You will work with a cross-departmental team to a) create and maintain metadata that provides or improves access to digital library collections and b) enable and facilitate the discoverability of resources. The Metadata/Discovery Librarian will participate in the development, implementation, and evaluation of metadata policies, goals, and procedures and also work to provide optimal access to e-resources through user-focused practices with existing and potential discovery tools and systems.

Social Sciences and Data Librarian

Vassar College Libraries seeks creative, collaborative candidates for the position of Social Sciences and Data Librarian.  As a member of the Research & Instructional Services department, the Social Sciences and Data Librarian serves as a research consultant, liaison, and collaborator with faculty and students in the Social Sciences departments (e.g. Economics, Anthropology) and related multidisciplinary programs (e.g. Urban Studies).

Head of User Services

Vassar College Libraries seeks a forward-thinking and user-oriented Head of User Services to oversee the operations of the circulation, course reserves, collections maintenance, and interlibrary loan departments, providing consistent and excellent service for library users. Overseeing a unit of 8 union staff, the Head of User Services will work to ensure that these essential user-facing services are highly functional and responsive to the needs of the Vassar community.

Science Librarian

St. Lawrence University seeks an innovative, creative and service-oriented colleague as our next Science Librarian.  Part of the Libraries and Information Technology division and reporting to the Director of Libraries, the Science Librarian oversees the Launders Science Library, supervises the Science Library staff, manages the collections, and provides instruction, reference, and research consultation services for students and faculty in the sciences. 

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