Brigham Young University (BYU) invites application for the position of Cataloger of Music and Dance, a continuing faculty status track (BYU equivalent of tenure) position in the Harold B. Lee Library. The mission of this position is to provide accurate and prompt bibliographic records in local and international cataloging databases for the Harold B. Lee Library General and Special Collections materials that relate to music and dance subject areas. This covers all formats including text, digital, audio-visual, and serial, with a growing emphasis on digital manifestations. The mission also includes participating in scholarship, creative works, and other professional development activities associated with faculty status.Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church. The Library is seeking a dynamic individual who can perform well in a rapidly changing environment.
For more information and to apply, visit https://yjobs.byu.edu/postings/4628.
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Western Kentucky University (WKU) seeks applications for the position of Assistant Professor in the Department of Library Technical Services. This is a 10-month tenure-track faculty position reporting to the Department Head of Library Technical Services (DLTS) which is composed of Continuing Resources, Bibliographic Access, Acquisitions/Collection Services, Integrated Library Systems, and Student Personnel. DLTS is responsible for acquiring, organizing, cataloging, and providing access to books, serials, non-print items, and electronic resources, and for binding and preserving materials for extended use in the collection. WKU Libraries currently uses the Voyager integrated library system. Anticipated starting date is January 1, 2015.
Responsibilities include: original and complex copy cataloging and classification of materials in special formats including; but not limited to, electronic books, videos, sound recordings, maps, atlases, and sheet music in all subject areas, shared responsibility for foreign language materials and authority file maintenance; participation in special cataloging projects as needed, teaching, research/creativity activity, and university/public service as outlined in the university, college, and department criteria for faculty rank and promotion.
For more information about this position and application procedures, visit http://www.wku.edu/employment/999150f.pdf.
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Western Nebraska Community College seeks a Technical Services Librarian. Responsibilities include: Facilitate patron use of the library and its resources; provide full reference and circulation services; train and supervise students as needed; present library information at workshops, meetings, and other venues re: library resources, copyright, information literacy, etc.; assist in cataloging new items using OCLC and international cataloging and classifications standards; assist with collection development and ordering of items; assist with ILL and some bookkeeping; assist in incorporating the use of new technologies; assist with database, website, ILS and libguides maintenance.
For more information and to apply, visit http://www.wncc.edu/about-wncc/human-resources/current-job-openings/technical-services-librarian-2014.
Midwestern University Library seeks an Electronic Resources Librarian. The Electronic Resources and Systems Librarian facilitates patron discovery and ensures consistent patron access by administering a range of library technical and systems services and operations including the electronic resource management system, integrate library system, proxy server, and other online library resources. As a member of the Reference team the E-Resources Librarian will consistently update colleagues about resources, and be readily available to troubleshoot issues and communicate resolution with all library staff.
For more information and to apply, visit https://www.recruitingcenter.net/Clients/midwestern/PublicJobs/controller.cfm?jbaction=JobProfile&job_id=11028 .
University of Memphis seeks an Acquisitions Librarian. The Acquisitions Librarian is responsible for providing leadership for the processes and activities involved in the purchase and/or receipt of all library resources regardless of format. He/she works closely with the Collection Development Librarian to ensure that the Libraries acquire appropriate resources to address the information needs of the students and faculty of the University. He/she works with library vendors as needed to craft agreements and establish discounts for purchase of library resources. He/she provides direct supervision to the acquisitions staff. Along with the Department Head and other faculty in the department, he/she participates in planning and determining strategic directions for the Collection Management Department.
For more information and to apply, visit https://workforum.memphis.edu/postings/8039.
Finger Lakes Community College seeks an Electronic Resources and Online Instruction Librarian. The Electronic Resources and Online Instruction Librarian will be responsible for the management and assessment of licensed electronic resources in all formats; overall coordination, development, delivery and assessment of online library instruction and support; development of online and electronic learning tools and objects; and using emerging instructional technologies effectively to enhance library instruction at the Charles J. Meder Library.
For more information and to apply, visit http://www.flcc.edu/jobs/staff.cfm.