Library Systems Technician, Citrus College, Glendora, CA

October 13, 2021

http://employment.citruscollege.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=52146

Position Title:
Library Systems Technician

Posting Date:
10-11-2021

Closing Date:
11-09-2021

First Consideration Date:

Department/Division:
Language Arts (Library Administration)

Funding:
District Funded

Job Category:
Classified

Assignment:
Full-Time

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Science Librarian, Saint Mary’s College of California, Moraga, CA

October 8, 2021

The Library at Saint Mary’s College of California, located in Moraga, CA, is hiring a Science Librarian! Whether you have a background in science or are just eager to learn, we encourage you to apply. Our School of Science is committed to increasing diversity in its student body and in the science professions at large, and this is a great opportunity for someone passionate about the intersections of information literacy, social justice, and the sciences. Early-career and historically underrepresented candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

What would I be doing?

You’ll be involved with all aspects of academic librarianship: instruction, reference, collection development, outreach, and scholarly communication. You’ll teach one-shots and be embedded in undergrad classes in Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Environmental & Earth Science, Health Science, Mathematics & Computer Science, Physics & Astronomy, and Psychology, as well as in a new Master’s in Biotechnology program. You’ll also staff a couple reference shifts each week (including a weekly 5-7 p.m. shift and a Saturday or two each semester), select books and other materials to support your disciplines, and contribute to our efforts to promote open-access publishing and open educational resources. It’s a position with a lot of autonomy, but also a lot of peer support.

Where would I be working?

Saint Mary’s is located in the beautiful East Bay hills of the San Francisco Bay Area, and is a 20-minute drive (or 40-minute BART and bus ride) from Oakland, and 45-minute drive (or 1-hour BART and bus ride) from SF. Saint Mary’s is a private, Catholic, Lasallian college, rooted in the liberal arts tradition, that has been designated a Hispanic-Serving Institution. After a COVID closure, our library is back open (masks are required, as are COVID vaccinations or weekly tests for all students and employees).

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First Year Experience and Student Success Librarian, Occidental College, Los Angeles

October 5, 2021

Position Summary

Occidental is a highly selective and diverse liberal arts college located in the global metropolis of Los Angeles. Founded in 1887, it is one of the oldest liberal arts colleges on the West Coast. Occidental’s interdisciplinary focus encourages a hands-on approach to learning and includes one of the country’s best undergraduate research programs. Oxy’s 1,850 students from 45 states and 24 countries have compiled an impressive record of winning national awards. Our central location within the city ensures easy access to top research institutions, including Caltech, the Getty Research Institute, the Huntington Library, UCLA, and USC.

The Library advances the mission of the college by supporting teaching, learning, research, and other forms of intellectual engagement. We do this through extensive electronic, digital, and analog resources; welcoming physical and virtual facilities; innovative and inspiring programs and events; and excellent customer service. We empower students, faculty, and staff with critical information literacies, vital technology skills, and a positive user experience to further their academic success and sustain successful lifelong learning in an ever-changing world.

The Library is seeking an energetic and innovative First Year Experience and Student Success Librarian (FYESSL) to join our Teaching, Learning, and Research Support (TLRS) team as we develop, deliver, and support scholarly information resources and digital technologies. This position should appeal to entry-level and early career librarians. Reporting to the Director of TLRS, the FYESSL will focus on information literacy instruction (ILI) objectives, providing support for first year students, first generation students, international students, and transfer students. Working with colleagues and faculty members to coordinate learning outcomes, the librarian will deliver lower-division instruction sessions that introduce students to library resources and services and information literacy.

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Business & Economics Librarian, CSU Los Angeles

October 5, 2021

University Library

Position:

University Library

Senior Assistant Librarian: Business & Economics Librarian

Starting Date:

Spring, 2022

Minimum Qualifications:

1) MLS or equivalent from an ALA-accredited library institution
2) Knowledge of information resources in Business, Finance, Marketing, Accounting and/or Economics and/or academic coursework in Business Administration or related disciplines.
3) Experience in providing instruction and/or research consultation services to students and faculty.
4) Ability to demonstrate a commitment to working effectively with faculty, staff, and students in a multicultural/multiethnic urban campus environment with a substantial population of first-generation students.

Preferred Qualifications:

1) Bachelor or Master’s degree in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Management, or Marketing.
2) Evidence of experience providing information literacy instruction grounded in ACRL’s Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education.
3) Knowledge of current and emerging technologies and their use in the delivery of learner-centered library services and information resources

For full details: https://www.calstatela.edu/2022/university-library/lib-senior-assistant-librarian-business-economics


Systems & Digital Strategies Librarian, CSU Los Angeles

October 5, 2021

Position:

University Library

Senior Assistant Librarian: Systems & Digital Strategies Librarian

Starting Date:

Spring, 2022

Minimum Qualifications:

1) ALA accredited master’s degree in library or information science.
2) Working knowledge and experience with web-based discovery systems/services (e.g. Primo/Primo VE) and one or more of the following systems/applications: unified library services platforms (e.g. Alma), link resolvers, proxy servers, digital asset management systems, digital exhibits, and/or institutional/digital repositories.
3) Demonstrated knowledge of current and emerging digital technology trends and applications in higher education and/or academic libraries.
4) Evidence of excellent interpersonal communication skills, the ability to explain difficult or technical concepts in layman’s terms, and strong project management skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

1) A degree in computer science or a related field.
2) Demonstrated experience implementing and/or managing unified library services platforms (e.g. Alma), link resolvers, proxy servers, digital asset management systems, digital exhibits, and institutional/digital repositories.
3) Demonstrated knowledge/experience implementing/supporting library technologies and digital library services.
4) Demonstrated programming experience in one or more of the following: JQuery, Java, Ruby, Perl, PHP, Python.

For full details: https://www.calstatela.edu/2021/university-library/lib-senior-assistant-librarian


Assistant/Associate University Librarian for Public Services, UC Irvine

October 5, 2021

The University of California, Irvine Libraries seeks an innovative, flexible, and forward-thinking leader for the position of Assistant/Associate University Librarian (AUL) for Public Services. The Libraries play a central role in the vibrant academic life of the UC Irvine campus, a large public university with a national reputation for its role as an engine of social mobility, its leadership in environmental sustainability, and its commitment to inclusive excellence. UCI has a growing reputation for academic and research excellence that attracts diverse students and faculty from across the nation and around the world. For its 2021/2022 academic year, UCI received nearly 134,000 applications, solidifying its position as one of the most desired schools in the country.

Reporting to the University Librarian, the AUL will lead an enthusiastic staff in strategically planning leading-edge library public services, including instruction, outreach, reference, and access programs that address the needs of this diverse and dynamic university. The position also facilitates innovation for the Libraries’ Information Technology infrastructure, provides strategic direction for the Libraries’ user centered online presence and services, and ensures that services and partnerships at the Grunigen Medical Library meet the needs of UCI Health researchers and medical providers. The AUL will also ensure that diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility are considered in the development of services, policies, procedures, and strategies. As a member of the senior management team, the AUL is expected to actively engage in all aspects of the UCI Libraries and to serve as an ambassador and advocate for Libraries with campus constituencies, UC systemwide groups, and regional and national organizations.

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College of Natural Resources & Sciences Librarian, Humboldt State, Arcata, CA

October 1, 2021

College of Natural Resources & Sciences Librarian – temporary (Job #7227)

The Humboldt State University Library seeks a collaborative and innovative instruction librarian to focus on the development and delivery of user-centered library services to the students, faculty and staff. As a member of the Library’s Information & Research Services team, the successful candidate will collaborate on instruction and research services programs, assessment of programs, and collection development activities. We invite applications for the temporary, full-time, 12-month College of Natural Resources & Sciences (CNRS) librarian position. The temporary 12-month position carries faculty rank.

Duties:

  • Provide effective outreach to and expert research consultation and services in support of learning, research, teaching, and scholarship to CNRS students, faculty, and staff;
  • Participate in the Library’s shared instruction program, including instruction to liaison areas, and information literacy assessment;
  • Provides synchronous and asynchronous online instruction and reference services to support the College’s hybrid and online courses and programs;
  • Provides general reference assistance; assisting students and faculty in locating appropriate scholarly resources, data sets, etc.;
  • Consult with faculty to identify and integrate appropriate library resources and services, and open educational resources in the curriculum or projects;
  • Collaborates with CNRS faculty and students, and with Librarians in Collection Development, to assess and develop high-quality digital and print collections that support CNRS and University at large;
  • Some evening and weekend hours are required.

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Director of Library Special Collections, UCLA

October 1, 2021

Director of Library Special Collections
University of California Los Angeles
UCLA Library

Requisition Number: 34575
Salary: $6125 – $16,042 monthly

Position Description:
Special Collections seeks an innovative, strategic leader to ignite and inspire a cultural transformation to the future of Special Collections at UCLA and beyond.

Reporting to the Associate University Librarian for Distinctive Collections and Chief Policy Strategist, the Director of Library Special Collections (DLSC) provides strategic vision, operational effectiveness, and budgetary oversight of Library Special Collections (LSC). The DLSC proactively engages all stakeholders in developing and applying strategies and approaches to break down barriers to primary sources. The DLSC actively champions departmental culture to transform and critically question which voices and histories are not documented or included and to work with community stakeholders to develop plans for redress. The DLSC develops fundraising strategies, stewards and cultivates donors, and maintains responsible relationships with those donors while balancing their interests with institutional goals, priorities, and capacities. The DLSC proactively facilitates collaboration to ensure a high degree of integration of Library Special Collections services and functions across the library, the campus, across the UC system and beyond. The DLSC leads a unit focused on actively developing diversity, equity, inclusion, and sustainability as core tenets of a modern cultural heritage organization, and they mobilize the library’s special collections resources, services, and operations around its mission to create a distinctive learning environment for the UCLA community and society at large.

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Library Supervisor, Citrus College, Glendora, CA

September 20, 2021

http://employment.citruscollege.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=52144

Application Deadline: 10pm 11-9-21

Position Summary

Under the general direction of the Dean of Language Arts & Library, coordinates and supervises activities, programs and services for the Library.

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Application Programmer, California Digital Library, University of California

September 20, 2021

The California Digital Library (CDL) (https://cdlib.org) at the University of California is recruiting for an Application Programmer to join its Publishing, Archives, and Digitization team. The position is a three-year, 50% time role.

The incumbent will work collaboratively with senior developers and product and service managers to build and maintain innovative tools to support implementation, reporting, and analysis of the UC’s open access policies (http://uc-oa.info) and the Lawrence Berkeley Lab’s open access funding mandate (https://publications.lbl.gov) across multiple platforms. They will also have the opportunity to build connections between platforms and to participate in both intra- and cross-team pair programming projects.

CDL is a unit within the University of California Office of the President, has a staff of 70+ and is located in downtown Oakland. Applicants from outside the Bay Area who wish to work remotely will be considered.

CDL welcomes and encourages diversity and seeks applications and nominations from individuals from underrepresented groups. The University of California is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For details about the position and to submit an application, please visit: UC Office of the President Job ID 23840 (https://careerspub.universityofcalifornia.edu/psp/ucop/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_APP_SCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=19&JobOpeningId=23840&PostingSeq=1)