Digital Lifecycle Program, Program Manager, UC Berkeley

November 16, 2017

Digital Lifecycle Program, Program Manager – Library
Hiring range: Associate Librarian to Librarian
Salary: 73,357- 98,486, per annum, based upon qualifications
This is a full-time appointment with a February 2018 expected start date.

UC Berkeley is looking for a service-oriented Digital Lifecycle Program (DLP) Program Manager whose principal role will be to ensure the effective design and coordination of the DLP. S/he will be a strong technical leader with a vision for the transformative impact of digital content for libraries and scholarship. The DLP Program Manager will work closely with and lead a multi-departmental team to ensure the success of the DLP including the direct supervision of approximately 3 FTE with an overall department of approximately 8 FTE.

The program manager is primarily responsible for managing all aspects of the DLP including preparation, conversion, preservation and publication of collections that flow through the DLP. These collections will include a mix of general and archival collections, a mix of formats (e.g. print, micro-formats, media and born-digital content) and content types (e.g. pictorial, manuscript, a/v collections). This work is accomplished with a team of staff directly reporting to the program manager as well as staff across the library who will work with the program in indirect reporting relationships. The ideal candidate has expertise and passion for managing multi-threaded organization-wide projects, has considerable technical expertise in the area of digitization, digital preservation and digital content publication and has significant leadership and interpersonal skills, and communication skills required for the management of a large program.

Primarily responsible for leading the DLP, this position has direct supervision of an in-house digital conversion team, an in house digital preservation team, and program leads for various vendor-completed projects. This position co-reports to the Associate University Librarian for Digital Initiatives and Collaborative Services and the Head of Library IT.

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Scholarly Communications Coordinator, Claremont Colleges Library

November 16, 2017

The Claremont Colleges Library, a consortium of 7 colleges located 35 miles east of Los Angeles, is seeking a full time Scholarly Communications Librarian.

Scholarly Communications Coordinator

The Scholarly Communications Coordinator serves as the local expert concerning the evolving scholarly communications ecosystem and provides collaborative leadership regarding the planning, implementation, and assessment of the Claremont Colleges Library’s suite of scholarly communications services. Working closely with key stakeholders, inside and outside of the library, this position will have the opportunity to recommend new initiatives, propose strengthening established protocols, or retire obsolete practices, all with the goal of ensuring that faculty and students from the seven Claremont Colleges have the resources, support, and training they need to conduct meaningful research and scholarship.

See the complete description here: https://jobs.cuc.claremont.edu/postings/2080

Application Procedures

Anyone wishing to be considered for this position should apply to https://jobs.cuc.claremont.edu/postings/search

Candidates applying by November 13, 2017 will be given first consideration.


Industry Documents Library Archivist, UCSF

November 16, 2017

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Library seeks an enthusiastic, innovative, and results-driven professional for the position of the Industry Documents Library (IDL) Archivist. This is a full time position at the Associate Librarian/Librarian level. The IDL Archivist will report to the Head of Archives & Special Collections and work in close collaboration with other library departments: Marketing and Communications and Academic Information Systems, as well as several university units: The Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (CTCRE), Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment (PRHE), Occupational Health Services, Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health and others.

The mission of IDL is to advance health worldwide by providing permanent public access to corporate documents that shed light on industries whose practices harm public health. The IDL Archivist will lead a team that designs, builds, and maintains a web-based digital archive providing public access to nearly 15 million internal documents from the tobacco, pharmaceutical, chemical, and food industries. These documents, acquired largely through litigation, serve as the foundation for collections that foster research that advances public health. This position seeks an engaged and energetic leader to expand existing collections and facilitate their use in teaching and research.

Apply by November 18th, 2017 to ensure full consideration by the committee.

For full description and to apply: https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/apply/JPF01664


Instruction and Reference Librarian (Full-Time, Temporary)

November 16, 2017

The University of California, Irvine Libraries seeks a proactive, collaborative, energetic, and service-minded librarian to serve in a one year temporary appointment with a possibility of renewal for a second year. The successful Instruction and Reference Librarian will work with faculty, librarians, staff, and students to support initiatives to promote effective learning and information discovery both in-person and online.

Qualified early career librarians and candidates from diverse backgrounds and life experiences are encouraged to apply. The UCI Libraries is committed to recruiting a diverse workforce and advancing UCI’s Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Instruction and Reference Librarian will be a member of the Department of Education and Outreach (E&O), reporting to the Head of E&O. The core responsibilities of the position are as follows:

  • Teach information literacy workshops for lower division general education and writing courses, including Writing 39c and Humanities Core.
  • Provide research consultations to students in lower division courses, as well as consultations in other subject areas, as appropriate.
  • Assist with staffing of reference services in-person and online.
  • Participate in the University Libraries’ “Personal Librarian” program for first-year students.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of web-based resource guides (LibGuides).
  • Support library-wide outreach initiatives.
  • Assist in the development of instructional and outreach materials, which may include videos, multimedia objects, or other online tools.
  • Contribute to other projects or services as needed.

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Instruction and Reference Librarian (Full-Time, Temporary)

November 16, 2017

The University of California, Irvine Libraries seeks a proactive, collaborative, energetic, and service-minded librarian to serve in a one year temporary appointment with a possibility of renewal for a second year. The successful Instruction and Reference Librarian will work with faculty, librarians, staff, and students to support initiatives to promote effective learning and information discovery both in-person and online.

Qualified early career librarians and candidates from diverse backgrounds and life experiences are encouraged to apply.  The UCI Libraries is committed to recruiting a diverse workforce and advancing UCI’s Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.

 Duties and Responsibilities:

 The Instruction and Reference Librarian will be a member of the Department of Education and Outreach (E&O), reporting to the Head of E&O. The core responsibilities of the position are as follows:

  • Teach information literacy workshops for lower division general education and writing courses, including Writing 39c and Humanities Core.
  • Provide research consultations to students in lower division courses, as well as consultations in other subject areas, as appropriate.
  • Assist with staffing of reference services in-person and online.
  • Participate in the University Libraries’ “Personal Librarian” program for first-year students.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of web-based resource guides (LibGuides).
  • Support library-wide outreach initiatives.
  • Assist in the development of instructional and outreach materials, which may include videos, multimedia objects, or other online tools.
  • Contribute to other projects or services as needed.

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Consumer Health Librarian

November 16, 2017

Department: National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Pacific Southwest Region, Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library

Rank and Salary: Assistant Librarian – Associate Librarian ($49,165 –$77,371)

Position Availability: Immediately

Application deadline for first consideration: November 30, 2017

 

This is a 2-year temporary position.

 

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.

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Instruction & Research Librarian, The Scripps Research Institute

November 3, 2017

The Kresge Library at the Scripps Research Institute is seeking a motivated and forward-thinking Instruction & Research Librarian. The successful candidate develops, implements, and assesses campus-wide library instruction services. Serves as subject specialist to the scientific community in their use of library databases and resources. Acts as lead resource and Compliance Officer for the NIH Public Access Policy and Endnote. Administers key databases, and provides reference/research consultation services. Develops new initiatives and collaborations to further student success and for lifelong learning. For the full list of job duties & qualifications, and to submit your application for consideration please visit the TSRI website at: https://careers.scripps.edu.