Head of Access & Delivery Services, Santa Clara University

September 21, 2018

Join the Library leadership team at Santa Clara University (SCU), an award-winning comprehensive Jesuit university located in California’s vibrant Silicon Valley. We recently earned U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 top ranked regional university in the western United States and our University Library was awarded ACRL’s 2017 Excellence in Academic Libraries Award for our innovative climate of program and service delivery. SCU’s teaching-focused faculty, librarians, and staff support more than 9,000 students in rigorous undergraduate curricula in the arts and sciences, business, and engineering; master’s degrees in business, education, counseling psychology, pastoral ministry, and theology; and law degrees and engineering doctoral degrees. Self-motivated, enthusiastic, and collaborative individuals are invited to contribute to our trajectory of growth by applying for the critical position of Head of Access & Delivery Services on our Library team. This individual leads the Access and Delivery services team in developing and delivering innovative and user-centric pathways to library resources and services, including ILL, Link+, and circulation. They also serve on our Library Management Council to provide input and direction into the strategic growth of the Library. Learn more about this position, our institution, and how to apply here https://jobs.scu.edu/postings/7659. Applications received by October 19, 2018 will receive first consideration.

Spatial Data Science Librarian

September 13, 2018

Department: Data Science Center

Rank and Salary: Associate Librarian – Librarian ($59,276 – $90,921)

Position Availability: Immediately

Application deadline for first consideration: October 10, 2018

The UCLA Library seeks a Spatial Data Science Librarian (SDSL) to develop and extend the Library’s role in providing services centered around the acquisition, development, and utilization of research collections of geospatial digital assets. The Spatial Data Science Librarian is tasked with facilitating geospatial research, and enabling its use through research support, exhibitions and programming, and community building, facilitated by collaboration with colleagues within and beyond the Library. Reporting to the Director of the Library Data Science Center, the SDSL will play a leading role defining a vision of geospatial discovery and representation services needed to support research and use.

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Cataloger of Rare Books: Copy Enhanced, Stanford Libraries Special Collections

September 12, 2018

Stanford’s Department of Special Collections seeks to fill a part-time (50% FTE) Library Specialist 4 position in our Collection Services Division, located in Redwood City, CA. This position performs enhanced copy and derived original cataloging for material in our rare books collections in all western European languages, with imprint dates ranging from the 15th to the 21st century, and materials covering all subject areas.

Further information about this position and instructions on how to apply can be found on the Stanford Careers website: https://careersearch.stanford.edu/jobs/cataloger-of-rare-books-copy-enhanced-3876

Librarian (Full-time Tenure-Track Faculty Position), San Mateo County Community College District

September 12, 2018

Librarian (Full-time Tenure-Track Faculty Position)

San Mateo County Community College District

Posting Number: 2014189F

Department: Academic Support & LT SKY (DEPT)

Location: Skyline College

Position Number: 2F0086

Percentage of Full Time: The work year is 175 days (10 month of service).

FLSA: Exempt (does not accrue overtime)

Months per Year: 10

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Position Type: Faculty Positions

Who We Are:

The San Mateo County Community District is committed to achieving educational equity for all students. As outlined in the District’s Strategic Plan, “success, equity, and social justice for our students are longstanding goals.” The District’s https://www.smccd.edu/strategicplanning/SMCCCD%20Strategic%20Plan%20Brochure.pdf is focused on “Student Success, Equity and Social Justice.” We provide students with a rich and dynamic learning experience that embraces differences — emphasizing collaboration and engaging students in and out of the classroom, encouraging them to realize their goals, and to become global citizens and socially responsible leaders. When you join our team at San Mateo County Community College District, you can expect to be part of an inclusive, innovative and equity-focused community that approaches higher education as a matter of social justice that requires broad collaboration among faculty, classified staff, administration, students and community partners.

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Library Services Specialist IV, Sacramento State

September 11, 2018

Library Services Specialist IV
University Library

Sacramento State seeks to fill a Library Services Specialist IV in the Department of Special Collections and University Archives. This position is focused on special collections accessioning, processing, and cataloging of historical collections and institutional archives in analog and digital formats. This position directly contributes to student and faculty success by making special collections and archives materials available for research and instruction.

As the center of campus intellectual discovery, the University Library promotes teaching, learning, research, and scholarly communication at the University by integrating the Library with campus student success programs and instruction. One of twenty-three libraries in the California State University System, the Library holds over 1.4 million volumes, comprised of print and electronic monographs and serials, and is a Federal Document Depository. The Library’s mission is to inspire excellence in teaching, learning, and scholarly activities. The University Library is undergoing rapid transformation with new leadership, a forward-thinking vision, and a deep commitment to improving the campus learning environment.

Applications for this positions are to be submitted through the Sacramento State jobs website: https://csus.peopleadmin.com/postings/3376.  Instructions on how to apply can be found at this link.

Health Sciences and Technology Librarian, Marshall B. Ketchum University, Fullerton, CA

September 11, 2018

The M.B. Ketchum Memorial Library at Marshall B. Ketchum University is seeking an enthusiastic and innovative Health Sciences and Technology Librarian.

Job Summary

The Health Sciences and Technology Librarian is responsible for maintaining access to electronic resources, including the website, EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS), and the Integrated Library System. The Librarian is responsible for developing instruction as the liaison to the Optometry and Physician Assistant programs.

About the Organization

Located in Fullerton, CA, Marshall B. Ketchum University is an independent, private, non-profit, accredited educational institution. MBKU is home to the Southern California College of Optometry, the School of Physician Assistant Studies and College of Pharmacy.


MBKU provides an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, and life insurance, free vision exams, short and long term disability, generous paid time off plans, a university-sponsored retirement plan with a 9% contribution and an on-site fitness center located on the Fullerton campus.

For more information and instructions to apply, please view the job posting.

Sociology, Demography & Quantitative Research Librarian, UC Berkeley

September 6, 2018

Recruitment Period

Open date: August 20th, 2018
Next review date: September 17th, 2018
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: December 31st, 2018
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


Hiring range: Associate Librarian
$65,942 – $81,606 per annum, based on qualifications
This is a full time appointment available starting January 2019

The University of California, Berkeley seeks a collaborative and user-centered librarian to join a team of specialists supporting world-class research and teaching in the social sciences through active engagement with collection development, data and information literacy initiatives, course- based instruction, individual research assistance, and outreach to students, faculty and the broader academic community. This position serves as subject librarian for Sociology and Demography, and takes a leadership role in providing support for quantitative research methods throughout the social sciences.

For full information, see https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/apply/JPF01853

Cataloging and Metadata Librarian, Sutro Library, San Francisco

September 6, 2018

Final Filing Date: 10/8/2018
Salary: $4,561.00 – $5,709.00

Do you love working with rare materials and sharing them with others? This may be the job for you!

Located on the beautiful campus of San Francisco State University, the Sutro Library, a branch of the California State Library, is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual for a Cataloging Librarian position.

Under the general supervision of the Principal Librarian, the Librarian is responsible for cataloging materials in various formats into the State Library’s online catalog, maintaining catalog records, and serving as a resource for cataloging issues. The Librarian also provides reference assistance and conducts archival literacy classes and outreach to the San Francisco State University community and beyond. This position is also the Sutro Library volunteer coordinator.

The Sutro Library is home to the antiquarian book and archival collection of Adolph Sutro containing over 90,000 volumes of rare books and 100,000 pamphlets, broadsides and maps. We also hold an impressive collection of genealogy and local history sources.

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Head of Special Collections, CSU San Marcos

September 6, 2018

The University Library at California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) seeks an inaugural Head of Special Collections, who will provide leadership in the development and ongoing sustainability of an emerging Special Collections department including planning, developing of policies and procedures, collection acquisition, description, processing, preservation, and digitization.

For more information, please see http://www.csusm.edu/facultyopportunities/listings.html

Librarian Associate (Part-time) Pool 2018, MiraCosta College Library, Oceanside, CA

September 6, 2018

Job Description: The MiraCosta College Library is currently soliciting applications for associate (adjunct) librarians. We anticipate having hours to assign for the Spring 2019 semester due to a sabbatical leave. Associate librarians will typically be assigned to the reference desk and to give library instruction sessions.

Please review the job description, application requirements, and associate faculty non classroom salary schedule here: