Consumer Health Librarian, UCLA

November 28, 2017

The UCLA Library has initiated recruitment for the position of Consumer Health Librarian in the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Pacific Southwest Region, Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library, and is actively seeking nominations and applications.  The application deadline for first consideration is November 30, 2017.

The complete posting can be viewed here:

Anyone wishing to be considered for this position should apply online.  Applications should include: a cover letter describing qualifications and experience; a current curriculum vitae detailing education and relevant experience; and the names and addresses for three professional references, including a current or previous supervisor.

UCLA welcomes and encourages diversity and seeks applications and nominations from women and minorities.  UCLA seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the people of California and to maintain the excellence of the university.

Head, Von KleinSmid Center Library, USC

November 28, 2017

Head, Von KleinSmid Center Library (#334B)
University of Southern California

USC Libraries seek an innovative, service-oriented information professional to lead the Von KleinSmid Center Library for International and Public Affairs. Minimum requirements include at least three years of experience working in an academic, research, or special library, with increasing leadership or management responsibilities; experience working with specialized information resources in social sciences; experience with managing budgets and organizational planning; a strong commitment to public services and user-centered reference and instructional services within an academic or research library setting; ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines; effective oral and written communication skills; experience in solving problems independently and collaboratively; and knowledge of current professional trends, especially those relating to research support services to a diverse population on and off campus.

To view the complete job announcement, please visit:

Please direct questions to Shahla Bahavar at

Librarian/Curator for International Studies and Special Projects Coordinator

November 28, 2017

Department: Charles E. Young Research Library, International Studies

Rank and Salary: Associate Librarian – Librarian ($60,876 – $90,921)

Position Availability: Immediately

Application deadline for first consideration: December 11, 2017


Description of Institution and Library

As one of the world’s great public research universities, UCLA integrates education, research, and public service so that each enriches and extends the others. From its beautiful neighborhood campus in a uniquely diverse and vibrant city on the Pacific Rim, teaching and research extend beyond the classroom, office, and lab through active engagement with communities, organizations, projects, and partnerships throughout the region and around the world.


UCLA’s diverse community of scholars encompasses nearly 30,000 undergraduates pursuing 125 majors, 13,000 graduate students in fifty-nine research programs, and 4,000 faculty members including Nobel Laureates; Rhodes Scholars; MacArthur Fellows; winners of the Fields Medal, National Medal of Science, Pritzker Prize, and Pulitzer Prize; and recipients of Oscars, Emmys, Tonys, and Golden Globes. UCLA ranks tenth in the Times of London Higher Education World Reputation Rankings, twelfth in the Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University, and fifth in the U.S. by Washington Monthly. The National Research Council ranks forty of its graduate and doctoral research programs among its top ten.

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Campus Librarian, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology – Los Angeles, CA

November 20, 2017

Company: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology – Los Angeles, CA
Position: Campus Librarian
Close: Not specified
Salary: Not specified


Position Summary:

The SoCal Campus Librarian works closely with the library leadership and the TCS Education System Librarian to support the mission of the University through collaboration on all aspects of library resources and services.
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Instructor, Digital Assets Management (East Bay)

November 20, 2017

The Diablo Valley College Library Technology program is seeking an instructor to teach a new class in our program, Digital Assets Management: Tools and Techniques. The class is an introductory survey course designed to acquaint students with the world of digitization projects including the hardware, software, workflow and organization, metadata schemes, and other components of this work.

The course will require 36 hours of class time which can be a combination of face-to-face (at least 60% of class time) and online sessions. DVC’s Library Technology program is a career technical education program dedicated to training library technical assistants for careers in a wide variety of library and information centers. Learn more about the Library Technology program here.

Submit an application online or contact Program Coordinator, Andy Kivel at (925) 969-2586 or with questions and preliminary expressions of interest.

Applications will be accepted until January 3, 2018.

Research & Instruction Librarian, Business, CSUMB

November 19, 2017

Open Date


Position Title

Research & Instruction Librarian, Business (Senior Assistant Librarian)

Faculty Classification


Faculty Status



Open Until Filled

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Dean of Library Services, Cal Poly SLO

November 16, 2017

THE POSITION: Cal Poly’s award-winning Kennedy Library invites applications and nominations for the position of Dean of Library Services. Kennedy Library is responsible for planning, implementing, and managing campus-wide information resources and related services with an annual budget of $7+ million and approximately 50 faculty and staff. The library has five departments: Academic Services; Access, Operations, and Administrative Services; Information Resources and Resource Sharing; Library Information Technology; and Special Collections and Archives.

Reporting directly to the Senior Vice Provost for Academic Programs and Planning, the Dean of Library Services is responsible for the direction, development, implementation and evaluation of all aspects of library services in order to meet the scholarly and intellectual needs of the university community and its service area. The Dean is the chief administrative officer for the Library and works collaboratively with the six college deans, the Vice President of Research and Economic Development, the Dean of Graduate Education, the Vice Provost for International, Graduate and Extended Education, the VP ITS/CIO and Directors/Managers of IT services, the Director of the Center for Teaching, Learning and Technology, and members of the Dean’s Advisory Council. The Dean of Library Services participates in advancement planning and activities to support efforts on behalf of the Library and is active in the development of policy as a member of campus leadership committees and the CSU Council of Library Deans (COLD).

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Special Collections Processing Archivist, University of California, Riverside

November 16, 2017

Rank and Salary Scale
Assistant/Associate Librarian – Potential Career
$60,843 – $65,942

Organizational Unit

Special Collections and University Archives

Position Overview

The University of California, Riverside Library seeks a dynamic, innovative and service-oriented Special Collections Processing Archivist to oversee the accessioning, arrangement, description, preservation and provision of access to manuscript and archival holdings in the Department of Special Collections and University Archives.

Located an hour’s drive to the east of Los Angeles, an hour west of Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley, an hour east of ocean beaches, ninety minutes north of San Diego, and an hour south of mountain ski resorts, UCR is located in an area of dramatic landscapes and rich cultural traditions. The University is a dynamic, aggressively-developing land grant research institution dedicated to preparing its diverse student body to be successful competitors in the world marketplace of ideas. UCR boasts the first new School of Medicine to open on the West Coast in 43 years; a new School of Public Policy; and the Bourns College of Engineering, ranked 10th in the world according to an international ranking organization.

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Library Services Specialist II, California State University, Fresno

November 16, 2017


The Henry Madden Library obtains, organizes, preserves, and promotes the use of materials of all types to support the University’s mission to educate and empower students for success. The Library, staffed by over 60 professionals and paraprofessionals, holds over 1.4 million print volumes, has digitized over 80,000 items, subscribes to over 300 databases and electronic resource packages, and has established an institutional repository (IR) to preserve the intellectual and cultural output of the University. The Library includes collections that focus on music and media, K-12 curricular materials, children’s literature, and maps and government documents as well the Special Collections Research Center and University Archives.

The Digital Services Division in the Henry Madden Library includes the Metadata and Resource Description, Electronic Resources, Digitization, and Information Technology units.

Position Summary:

The major duties of the job include:

  • Contributed cataloging of all formats, including electronic, print, and special formats
  • Adaptive copy cataloging of library materials in various formats, including monographs, serials, DVDs and government documents, which may include data CDs and microforms
  • Updating and maintaining bibliographic records in the library catalog
  • Adding items for new materials
  • Transferring orders between bibliographic records

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Digital Project Archivist, Two Year Appointment, The Bancroft Library

November 16, 2017

Assistant Librarian
$49,165 – $53,257 per annum, based upon qualifications
This is a two year, temporary appointment.

The University of California, Berkeley, is seeking a Digital Project Archivist to digitally process archival collections related to the Japanese American War Relocation and Confinement that have been identified as priorities for online access. This is a temporary, two-year appointment. The successful candidate will have experience in digital collection processing, demonstrated understanding of archival description and materials, familiarity with digital project management and web and new media strategies, familiarity with library standards (EAD, METS, MARC, MODS), and strong communications skills.

The Environment

The UC Berkeley Library is an internationally renowned research and teaching facility at the nation’s premier public university. A highly diverse and intellectually rich environment, Berkeley serves a campus community of 30,574 undergraduate students, 11,336 graduate students, and 1,522 faculty. The Library comprises 20 campus libraries, including the Doe/Moffitt Libraries, The Bancroft Library, the C.V. Starr East Asian Library, and numerous subject specialty libraries. With a collection of more than 11 million volumes and a collections budget of over $15 million, the Library offers extensive collections in all formats and robust services to connect users with the collections and build their research skills. Discover more about the Library through our website at

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