Temporary library faculty lecturer Cataloging Librarian, San Francisco State University

April 18, 2018

Job posting: temporary library faculty lecturer Cataloging Librarian, San Francisco State University

The J. Paul Leonard Library at San Francisco State University seeks applicants for a temporary library faculty lecturer Cataloging Librarian to provide original and contributed cataloging and data maintenance in a Unified Library Management System (Ex Libris Alma and Primo).

Complete information on the position and application process can be found here http://library.sfsu.edu/cataloging-librarian

Director of Library Technology and Collection Management

April 17, 2018

Job Title: Director of Library Technology and Collection Management

Job ID: 13440

Full/ Part Time: Full Time

Job Code: 3312

Department: Library Services

To apply, please visit: http://apptrkr.com/1200446


As the center of campus intellectual discovery, the Henry Madden Library at Fresno State promotes teaching, learning, research, and scholarly communication at the University by integrating the Library with campus student success programs and instruction. One of 23 libraries in the California State University System, the Library holds over 1.2 million volumes, comprising 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.

Position Summary:

The Director of Technology Services and Collection Management reports to the Dean of Library Services and serves as a member of the library’s senior leadership team which plans library-wide services, facilitates operations, and resolves issues. The Director is primarily responsible for developing strategic directions for managing access to physical and virtual collections and digital services and is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the Technology Services and Collection Management Division including materials in all formats, electronic resources management, collection development and collections budget management, and cataloging in all formats. The Director also leads this division in meeting library and digital scholarship needs and ensuring the continued implementation of technologies that serve teaching and research at Fresno State. The Director also oversees and provides infrastructure support to promote the Fresno State Digital Repository (FSDR) as an integrated tool in scholarly communication and research throughout the University.

As a leader, the Director will foster an environment where strategic and well-informed risk taking is encouraged. As a member of the Library Leadership Team, this person is responsible for library-wide planning and policy making. The incumbent works with other library leaders to shape strategic directions for the Henry Madden Library.

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Research Librarian for Visual Arts, University of California, Irvine

April 17, 2018

The University of California, Irvine Libraries seeks a creative, knowledgeable, collaborative, and user-oriented Research Librarian for Visual Arts (RLVA) to plan and deliver innovative reference and instruction services, and to develop and manage excellent electronic, multimedia, and print collections in the visual arts.

The RLVA will actively engage with faculty, students, and staff in the following schools and departments to develop strong working relationships:

  • The School of Humanities offers undergraduate degrees in Art History and Film & Media Studies; these two departments jointly offer a Ph.D. in Visual Studies
  • The Claire Trevor School of the Arts offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in Studio Art, including an MFA in Art with a Concentration in Critical and Curatorial Studies.

Qualified 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.

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Instr/Ref Librarian at Los Angeles Valley College

April 17, 2018

The Los Angeles Valley College Library is recruiting for a tech-savvy instruction and reference librarian with a strong service orientation, a commitment to serving a diverse community college population, and a passion to help students succeed. This full-time, 10-month, tenure-track faculty position will add to the current momentum of our enthusiastic, progressive department, helping to build relationships across campus and improve communication, outreach, and research support throughout the curriculum. Schedule will include regular evenings and weekends.

For more information: https://laccd.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?site=6&id=390
Applications accepted through April 27, 2018.

Reference and Instruction Librarian, Dominican University of California

April 16, 2018

DATE February 5, 2018
Title: Reference and Instruction Librarian
Department: Library
Division: Library
Reports to: Associate Director, Library
Status: Exempt; Full-time, 9 months

Position Summary

Dominican University of California is looking for an imaginative, versatile, and enthusiastic Reference and Instruction librarian who loves teaching and has a deep commitment to helping students succeed. We have a beautiful campus, supportive community, and diverse student population, with a special commitment to first generation and under-represented college students.

This is a nine (9) month, non-tenured faculty position starting in August 2018. This position will work primarily with undergraduate students, providing reference assistance and teaching information literacy skills in our First Year Experience Program as well as for our bachelor’s degree programs. Occasional evening and weekend shifts may be required.


  • Teach and develop in-person and online information literacy, lectures, tutorials, and workshops to expand students’ knowledge and use of continually evolving skills required to find and evaluate information.
  • Serve as a liaison to academic departments, promoting faculty awareness, use, and development of library resources and working with faculty to embed information literacy at the course level.
  • Provide research assistance in person and online at the reference desk and via one-on-one or group research appointments to students, faculty and community members in all subject disciplines.
  • Engage in professional development activities in support of the library and information literacy program, both at Dominican and in the broader community.
  • Be prepared, with mentoring, to assume other professional responsibilities, as assigned by the Associate Director.
  • May participate in the University shared governance structure and serve on faculty governance committees, as appropriate.
  • May participate in the development of Library and University-wide programs and initiatives.
  • Uphold academic performance standards and integrity.
  • Other duties as assigned.

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Web Services and eResources Librarian, Santa Barbara City College Library

April 16, 2018

Join us!

Position Title Librarian (Web Services and eResources)

Posting Date 04/12/2018

Application Deadline 05/03/2018

Essential Functions of Position Commencing Fall 2018, a full-time, tenure-track Librarian position will be available in the Santa Barbara City College Luria Library. We are seeking applicants who can participate in a team environment dedicated to excellent customer service, culturally responsive librarianship that understands the racial, gender, socioeconomic, academic, and cultural diversity within our community college student population; and those who have a commitment to our overall student success. Our emphasis on creativity, collaboration, and using technology makes this a dynamic workplace.

Web Services and eResources Librarian will work collaboratively to support current and emerging technologies for the library. The Librarian will have primary responsibility for managing and coordinating the library’s online presence, library website, and web services. The Librarian will manage library electronic resources, including collaborating on selection, establishing and maintaining access, and promoting and evaluating usage.

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Head of User Services, California State University, Sacramento

April 16, 2018

The University Library at California State University, Sacramento invites applications for the position of Head of User Services. This position provides leadership for user-centered services to support the academic, professional, and personal success of a diverse student population. Responsibilities include the management of circulation services, collections and building support, course reserves, resource sharing.

The Head of User Services participates as a member of library-wide groups, task forces, and project teams as appropriate and is expected to work comfortably and with a high degree of expertise in a shared decision-making environment. As a department head, this position will foster an environment where strategic and well-informed risk taking is encouraged.  As a member of Department Heads Council, this position is participate in library-wide planning and policy making, the incumbent works with other library leaders to shape strategic directions for the Library.

Complete information on the position and instructions on how to apply can be found here http://csus.peopleadmin.com/postings/3009. EEO/ADA


Law Librarian, U.C. Hastings Law Library

April 16, 2018

The U.C. Hastings Law Library is hiring!

Located in San Francisco’s Civic Center district, the University of California, Hastings College of the Law was the first law school in California. Over the years, it has built a legacy and reputation of being a preeminent institution comprised of renowned faculty committed to the study of legal theory and research, preparing students for careers in the judicial system, public service, and industry. The College is redefining legal education through an experiential, interdisciplinary, and international approach to the law. UC Hastings offers seven subject area concentrations, fourteen clinics, a wide variety of externship programs, and four nationally recognized research and advocacy centers. In addition to traditional JD and LLM degrees, it offers a Masters of Science in Health Policy and Law through a joint UCSF/UC Hastings consortium.

The UC Hastings Law Library is an integral part of the vibrant intellectual life at the College. Its collection of over 500,000 print and electronic titles supports the research needs of UC Hastings students, staff, and faculty, as does its staff of fourteen library professionals.  As a member of our team, you will enjoy a warm-hearted, committed group of coworkers and a dynamic community of faculty and students.

We seek a talented and enthusiastic law librarian for the position of Research and Instruction Librarian. Under the general supervision of the Library Deputy Director, the Research and Instruction Librarian provides legal reference, research and instructional services to UC Hastings students and faculty, as well as other users of the UC Hastings Law Library.
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Librarian – (Web Services and eResources)

April 16, 2018


(Web Services and eResources)

Please apply at http://apptrkr.com/1203698

A message from Dr. Anthony E. Beebe, Superintendent/President, Santa Barbara City College –

Santa Barbara City College has created a unique academic culture, which has been recognized with numerous accolades and awards. This includes the 2013 Aspen Award for Community College Excellence in, among other things, increased levels of access and success for marginalized students.

I highlight to you the profound commitment the College has to academic excellence, diversity, equity, and inclusion among our faculty, staff, and students. As a community, we believe diversity comes in many forms. We understand individuals are multidimensional, shaped by the intersections of a variety of life experiences and factors. We recognize and challenge the inequities that stem from the complex world in which we live and embrace the many facets of people that make up our wonderful College.

Consequently, we seek College employees who will take responsibility for equitable outcomes and successful pathways for our students. We seek staff and faculty who embrace our commitments.

Vision Statement:

Santa Barbara City College strives to build a socially conscious community where knowledge and respect empower individuals to transform our world.

Mission Statement:

As a public community college dedicated to the success of each student…

Santa Barbara City College provides students a diverse learning environment that inspires curiosity and discovery, promotes global responsibility, and fosters opportunity for all.

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Liaison and Systems Librarian, Westmont College

April 9, 2018

Westmont College, an undergraduate, Christian, liberal arts college in Santa Barbara, California seeks applicants for a Liaison and Systems Librarian.

The Liaison and Systems Librarian designs, maintains, manages, and assesses the Library’s online presence, and maintains remote and on-campus access to all electronic resources. This position is also part of the Liaison Librarian Team, which includes providing research assistance, information literacy instruction, outreach, and collection development for assigned academic and co-curricular departments. Please see the Job Description for more details about the requirements and the Westmont Human Resources page for more details on how to apply.

You are encouraged to apply and/or pass along this announcement to qualified candidates.