Bibliographer for African American Art, Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA

November 15, 2018

Posted Date

1 month ago (10/15/2018 7:08 AM)

Requisition Number

2018-3269

Type

LT Full-Time

Position Status

Getty Center

Program/Department

GRI – 0410-Chief Librarian’s Office

Category

Library

Salaried/Hourly

Salaried

Targeted Hiring Range

$54,992.08 – $68,745.04 Annually

Salary

Commensurate with experience and internal equity

Job Summary

As a part of the Getty Research Institute’s (GRI) recently established African American Art History Initiative, the GRI seeks a Collection Development Librarian II to serve as a bibliographer who will assess and expand the Research Library’s monograph and serial holdings, focusing particularly, but not exclusively, on the field of African American art history. Reporting to the Chief Librarian, while working within the library’s collection development team and in close collaboration with the newly appointed Associate Curator, the bibliographer’s work will contribute toward establishing the GRI as a research center for the study of African American Art history.  This is a two-year limited-term position. Read more about this new initiative at the GRI here.

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Instruction/Online Learning Librarian, University of San Francisco

November 15, 2018

The University of San Francisco Gleeson Library Geschke Learning Resource Center seeks a creative, innovative, engaged, and enthusiastic person for the position of Instruction / Online Learning Librarian.

The Instruction / Online Learning Librarian, as part of an instruction team, will focus primarily on information literacy instruction, and will actively engage library staff as a local expert on instructional technology and online & hybrid instruction.

For full information, visit https://www.usfjobs.com/postings/14820


STEM Collection Strategist, UC Riverside

November 15, 2018

The University of California, Riverside (UCR) seeks a motivated, proactive, user-oriented STEM Collection Strategist. The successful candidate will be dedicated to collaborative, stakeholder focused and evidence-based collections’ management. The STEM Collection Strategist will work collaboratively with a subject-based team of Collection Strategists to develop and implement systematic data-driven and user-centric collection assessment and evaluation methodologies.

Please visit the following site for details of the position:
https://aprecruit.ucr.edu/apply/JPF01019

EEO/AA/ADA/Vets Employer

If you or someone you know is interested in joining the UCR Library team in this role, please feel free to apply or to share this listing with friends and family.

For questions, please contact: kchiu@ucr.edu

Kuei Chiu
Chair, Search Committee of Collection Strategist for STEM

https://library.ucr.edu/about/jobs


Sciences Data Librarian, UCLA

November 15, 2018

Department: Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library and Science and Engineering Library

Rank and Salary: Assistant Librarian-Librarian ($49,165 – $79,582)

Position Availability: Immediately

Application deadline for first consideration: December 6, 2018

The Sciences Data Librarian will be joining the UCLA Library at an exciting time, joining a recently-formed department that is using a matrix structure to better meet dynamic and evolving campus teaching and research needs. Although physically located in the Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library, the incumbent will be part of a team working to support users at multiple library locations and will have the opportunity to help shape that engagement in research data services. The incumbent will dedicate 20% of their time assigned in one of the multi-unit functional areas in the User Engagement division – either Collections, Outreach, Research Assistance, Research Partnerships, or Teaching and Learning. The incumbent will play a key role in building this collaborative program at the Library and furthering substantive engagements with the campus. To succeed in this multi-faceted role, the incumbent will need to be team-oriented, with the ability to both lead and support colleagues.

Position Duties

With a demonstrated understanding of the work of laboratory scientists, the scientific process, and the impact and potential of data science methodologies to research, the Sciences Data Informationist provides a broad range of research data management and information services. Working with campus partners and library colleagues in Sciences User Engagement and beyond, the incumbent designs, implements, and assesses library services and activities related to sciences research data management. These services include consultations, curriculum development, leadership in training librarian colleagues, and outreach to UCLA students, faculty, staff, and researchers in the UCLA Health Sciences, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Engineering communities. This position will work both as a team member and independently.  The Sciences Data Librarian is a member of the Sciences User Engagement Division and reports to the Head of the Sciences Division.

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Sciences Librarian, UCLA

November 15, 2018

Department: Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library and Science and Engineering Library

Rank and Salary: Assistant Librarian-Librarian ($49,165–$77,490)

Position Availability: Immediately

Application deadline for first consideration: December 6, 2018

The Sciences Librarian will be joining the UCLA Library at an exciting time, joining a recently-formed department that is using a matrix structure to better meet dynamic and evolving campus teaching and research needs. Although physically located in the Science and Engineering Library, the incumbent will be part of a team working to support users at multiple Library locations and will have the opportunity to help shape that engagement. The incumbent will dedicate 20% of their time to one of the multi-unit functional areas in the User Engagement division – either Collections, Outreach, Research Assistance, Research Partnerships, or Teaching and Learning. The incumbent will play a key role in building this collaborative program at the Library and furthering substantive engagements with the campus. To succeed in this multi-faceted role, the incumbent will need to be team-oriented, with the ability to both lead and support colleagues.

Position Duties

Reporting to the Director of the Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library and Science and Engineering Library, the Sciences Librarian provides instruction and research assistance for scholars at all levels in UCLA Health Sciences, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Engineering communities. Working with campus partners and library colleagues in Sciences User Engagement and beyond, the incumbent designs, implements, and assesses library services and activities.  This position develops strategies to actively engage with scholars during all phases of the research process.  Liaisons responsibilities will be assigned after assessing incumbent and team strengths.

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Librarian (Full-time Tenure-Track Faculty Position), Skyline College, San Bruno, CA

November 15, 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

Salary Range:

Note: The District will make every attempt to at least match the salary at your current employer

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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Two positions, Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill, CA

November 12, 2018

Diablo Valley College Library seeks TWO creative, dynamic, collaborative, and service-oriented librarians for full-time, tenure track librarian positions.

Applications close January 7, 2019. Positions start August, 2019.

One position will provide vision and leadership of reference and public access services. The other position will manage current and future library technologies including discovery, databases, and other web-based applications.

For information regarding the Diablo Valley College Library, please visit
http://www.dvc.edu/library/

For a complete position description, qualifications, and to apply online, go to
http://bit.ly/dvclibrarian


Technical Services/Circulation Librarian, UC Davis

November 12, 2018

The UC Davis Mabie Law Library is recruiting for a full-time Technical Services/Circulation Librarian

The Mabie Law Library is an integral part of the UC Davis School of Law, and provides services that support the teaching, research, and scholarship of its students and faculty. The Library’s collection and staff are housed in King Hall on the Davis campus. The Library has access to more than 10,000 databases which are provided through its library licenses, campus, and UC-wide license agreements.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for management of the Technical Services and Circulation departments, including overall supervision of the library staff within those departments.
  • Contributes to the development, implementation and evaluation of all aspects of Circulation and Technical Services policies, procedures and publications; and provides input regarding development of long range goals, budgets, space and technology, personnel procedures, equipment purchases and daily operational needs.
  • Technical Services duties include the Ordering, Receiving, Processing, and Bindery operations of the library; establishes criteria for holdings information to be displayed in the public catalog and keeps detailed statistics for all acquisition transactions.
  • Implements procedures for the Circulation function including Stacks Maintenance, Course Reserves, Government Documents, and Interlibrary Loan services; manages the maintenance of special collections, including Rare Books, Special Collections, and Archives.
  • Overall supervision of the cataloging function for the library including the evaluation and revision of existing cataloging policies and procedures, the copy cataloging of materials, performs searching and transfer of authority records to and within Sierra catalog, coordinates with OCLC, University Library, Melvyl Local as needed to keep our records in sync and up to date with library standardizations and new formats.
  • Investigates as appropriate, new technologies and systems relevant to Circulation and Technical Services. Participates in library and Circulation department marketing and communications efforts.
  • Oversees the library’s integrated library system (ILS) Innovative Sierra and identifies applications useful to the library’s procedures. Coordinates Sierra ILS trainings and updates when necessary and works closely with Innovative Interfaces help desk and the Law School’s Information Technology staff to troubleshoot any problems that may arise.
  • Reports directly to the Library Director.

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Metadata Services Department Head and Acquisitions Librarian, UC Santa Cruz

November 12, 2018

The UCSC University Library is seeking a Metadata Services Department Head and Acquisitions Librarian to join the Library’s Leadership Management Group. This is an Academic position in the Librarian Series, 100% time appointment eligible for full University benefits.

The Metadata Services Department Head and Acquisitions Librarian provides vision, leadership and management for the library’s acquisitions and cataloging staff; supports, recommends and implements new initiatives for managing and processing print and electronic resources; collaborates with library staff in other departments and with University of California system-wide acquisitions colleagues, maintaining open communication channels; and participates on library-wide and/or systemwide teams.

If you are interested in contributing to the advancement of the UCSC academic and research enterprise, joining the library as a member of the Leadership Management Group, and if you meet the basic qualifications, we invite you to apply today!

The successful candidate will join and serve as a member of the Librarians Association of the University of California (LAUC). More information can be found at https://lauc.ucop.edu/

The Initial Review Date (IRD) is 12/6/2018. All applications received by the IRD are guaranteed consideration.
For a complete list of qualifications and competencies, and to submit your application, please visit the job posting here: https://recruit.ucsc.edu/apply/JPF00665


Student Success Librarian, CSU Dominguez Hills

November 7, 2018

California State University Dominguez Hills is seeking a Student Success Librarian to develop and deliver a range of student engagement experiences, including coordinating the library’s participation in campus-wide student orientation activities, hosting special events, collaborating with campus units, and building impactful outreach relationships with local community colleges. Here are some quick answers to questions you might have about the position:

What is the official description for the job?

We’re looking for a librarian who will develop and grow our programming and relationships with campus partners such as the Toro Learning and Testing Center, First Year Experience Program, Toro Dreamers Success Center, Encounter to Excellence, student clubs, and resident hall programing, among others. In this position you’ll coordinate our orientation programming and participate as a liaison librarian in information literacy instruction and research help services.

Shorter version: Help our new students be successful in college through library programming, outreach, and other services!

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