|Job Title||Institution||Location||Description||Application Deadline|
|Assessment Librarian||Claremont Colleges Library||Claremont, California||
The Claremont Colleges Library seeks an energetic, innovative, knowledgeable, and productive individual to join its new leadership team as Assessment Librarian. This position offers an excellent opportunity for an ambitious, service-oriented professional with strong planning, analytical, communication, and evaluation skills to help transform the library into a vibrant, exciting, and user-driven physical and virtual center for teaching, learning, and research. Reporting to the A.J. McFadden Dean of the Library, and working closely with other members of the leadership team, the successful candidate will have broad responsibility for ensuring that the library further develops a culture of assessment, asserts its value to those it serves, and successfully implements its new strategic plan.
|February 20, 2015|
|Content Services Librarian||Franklin & Marshall College||Lancaster, PA||
The Franklin & Marshall College Library seeks a service-oriented, forward-thinking leader for Content Services. This position reports directly to the College Librarian, and is responsible for overseeing the acquisition, licensing, organization and description of library material in all formats.
This is a great professional opportunity for a person ready to lead a team of 4 full-time and 1 part-time staff. The successful candidate will work well in a changing environment, have a direct affect on collection development policy, act as a liaison to academic departments and work at times to support research and instructional services.
We are looking for a person interested in continuing to grow our relationships with Information Technology Services, the Faculty Center and other relevant campus areas. The College Library is also implementing space redesigns and developing possibilities in digital scholarship/preservation and instructional technology – we welcome applicants who can contribute to the above efforts.
Required qualifications: Significant academic library experience in acquisitions and cataloging, demonstrated supervisory experience, relevant knowledge of current trends in content services, excellent communication skills with students and staff, and enthusiasm for the undergraduate liberal arts environment. An MLS from an ALA-accredited graduate school is strongly preferred.
This is a full-time, 12-month position. Review of applications will begin in January and the position is open until filled. For more information about the position and the College, and to apply, please visit our Careers site. Please see the College site for more information about F&M.
|Curator of Quaker Collections||Haverford College||Haverford PA||
Haverford College seeks a Curator of Quaker Collections.
The Curator of Quaker Collections is responsible for building and maintaining the Libraries’ comprehensive collection on Quakers and Quakerism. As a member of the Quaker and Special Collections staff, the Curator of Quaker Collections is responsible for developing and growing the College's world-class, internationally regarded collection on Quaker history and culture. The Curator develops and maintains active relationships with an extensive network of Quaker organizations and communities.
|Dean, Barnard Library and Academic Information Services||Barnard College||New York, NY||
The Dean oversees all areas of operations for the Barnard Library, including management of budgets, facilities, staff, and collections. She or he is also responsible for the Library’s strategic planning. The Dean supervises six direct reports: the Associate Dean for Teaching, Research and Technology; the Director for Learning Initiatives and Data Services; the Director for Communications and Curator of the Zine Collection; the Director for Archives and Special Collections; the Director for Collection Services; and the Department Assistant. The Dean will work closely with the Dean of the College as well as the Vice President of Information Technology. She or he will serve as an external representative for the College, participating in consortia, conferences, fundraising, and presentations.
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Barnard College is a women's liberal arts college in New York City and is affiliated with Columbia University.
|Open until filled (announced 2/11/15)|
|Director, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives||Bowdoin College||Brunswick, Maine||
Bowdoin College, a highly selective liberal arts college of 1800 students located on the coast of Maine, is accepting applications for Director, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives in the Bowdoin College Library.
For this position the Library seeks an experienced and engaged leader who will articulate a vision and strategic direction that promotes the visibility, accessibility, and creative impact of the Department’s distinguished research collections in combination with its innovative and expert services; facilitate collaborations involving collections and programs; and integrate the riches of the Department into teaching, learning, and research at the College. Additionally, the Director will define and envision services in an environment of ever changing and intensifying needs; develop a roadmap and implement a strategy for managing locally-created digital content; and oversee the showcasing of collections and new initiatives through collaborations, exhibitions, and special events.
The Director is responsible for the overall management of department operations, personnel, resources, and services including collection development, management, and preservation; supervision of Special Collections & Archives staff (3.5 FTE); access and discovery system enhancement; administration of the College records management program; security and facilities planning; donor relations, and grant writing and administration; and budget management.
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Bowdoin College is committed to equality and is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage inquiries from candidates who will enrich and contribute to the cultural and ethnic diversity of our College. Bowdoin College does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, veteran status, national origin, or disability status in employment, or in our education programs.
|Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.|
|Discovery Services Librarian||Ohio Wesleyan University||Delaware, OH||
The Libraries at Ohio Wesleyan University seeks a creative, flexible, and innovative individual for the position of Discovery Services Librarian (DSL). The successful candidate will be responsible for the development, support, and maintenance of all library discovery services and will assist with troubleshooting electronic resource access issues and remote access issues.
|Application review will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled.|
|Special Collections Librarian and University Archivist||Furman University||Greenville, SC||
The Furman University Libraries seek a dynamic, enthusiastic, and outreach-oriented librarian to lead the Special Collections and Archives department. The Special Collections Librarian and University Archivist provides leadership in the facilitation of learning, teaching and research, focusing on the use of special collections and archives materials. Working collaboratively with faculty and staff, the librarian builds the collections to support the curriculum and manages the organization and preservation of materials in all collections and formats.
|Review begins on 2/9; continues until filled.|