Discovery & Systems Librarian, CSU Dominguez Hills

December 23, 2019

Position Information

The University Library at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) invites applications for a Tenure-track position at the rank of Senior Assistant Librarian (12-month) with the appointment starting in Fall 2020.

At CSUDH, we celebrate and respect diversity in all forms that include every race, religion, gender, ethnicity, veterans, people with varied abilities, and members of the LGBTQ+ community. CSUDH is seeking applications from candidates who can demonstrate experience in teaching and working with individuals from diverse backgrounds and contribute to the University’s mission, vision, and core values. https://www.csudh.edu/president/strategic-planning/mission-vision-and-core-values/

Major Duties

The University Library at California State University, Dominguez Hills seeks a collaborative, user-centered (tenure-track) Discovery & Systems Librarian to join the Reference, Instruction, and Outreach Services team. The successful candidate will be responsible for implementing and maintaining library systems which enhance discovery and access of library materials and services and will:

  • Be responsible for the overall management, operation, support, and development of the integrated library system discovery layer (Ex Libris Primo) and related applications
  • Support third party applications and integrations, such as EZProxy, ArchivesSpace, and ContentDM
  • Design a seamless and intuitive online resource discovery and access experience
  • Participate in the library’s liaison program in the areas of research consultation, collections, instruction, and outreach.
  • Represent Library’s needs with campus IT and advocate for resources.
  • Monitor and resolve reported issues.

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Health Sciences Librarian, University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA

December 23, 2019

https://pacific.peopleadmin.com/postings/16137

Primary Purpose or Responsibility:

The Health Sciences Librarian develops curated collections, provides research expertise, and delivers educational services for health sciences programs. At present, these include Pharmacy, Speech-Language Pathology, Physical Therapy, Dentistry, Audiology, and Physician Assistant. S/he makes forward thinking contributions to learning-centered academic support programs, projects, and services that advance 21st Century information discovery and access and foster scholarly communications, research management, and digital opportunities. S/he also delivers services and supervises student workers in the Rite Aid Information Commons.

Essential Functions:

  1. Develop and deliver a high impact educational program that strategically targets research intensive courses and scaffolds learning outcomes, in collaboration with health sciences faculty.
  2. Provide research consultation services, in person and online, to the Stockton Campus Library, Rite Aid Information Commons, Sacramento Campus Library, and San Francisco Campus Library.
  3. Curate health sciences collections, including owned, licensed, and open source, and foster resources discoverability, visibility, and usage.
  4. Contribute to the academic support librarian team, working collaboratively with other student-centered academic support providers to enhance students’ educational experiences.
  5. Partner with instructional designers and faculty developers to integrate library resources and library expertise into online education.
  6. Forge innovative partnerships between teaching faculty, library technologists in the library’s makerspace, and Center for Teaching and Learning instructional designers, to integrate library ‘making tools’ and online learning tools into health sciences curricula.
  7. Foster campus faculty and student contributions to the libraries’ institutional repository, Scholarly Commons.
  8. Contribute to campus information literacy goals’ evolution and assessment.
  9. Participate in local, regional, national or international organizations that advance library and information science in health fields.
  10. Serve on University and department committees, task forces, and teams as appropriate.
  11. Engage in scholarly/creative/professional activities that advance knowledge and foster enrichment, as desired and in consultation with the University Librarian.

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Systems Librarian, Biola University, Los Angeles/Orange County, CA

December 23, 2019

The Biola Library seeks an innovative, creative, team-oriented Systems Librarian who is passionate about leading a team of colleagues to meet the challenges of the dynamic 21st-century information technology landscape. Biola University is a Protestant, theologically conservative, private Christian university located in Southern California. Biola is a community where all faculty, staff, and students are professing Christians, and Biola faculty are committed to the integration of faith and learning and endorse the university’s doctrine position. Biola offers competitive salaries and benefits in a supportive and nurturing workplace.

Position Summary

Under the direct supervision of the Dean of the Library, the Systems Librarian is primarily responsible for the administration of all components and delivery of technical support for the library services platform / integrated library system. The successful candidate will collaborate with the Manager of Library Information Technology and will participate in departmental planning and projects, user education, staff training, and liaison programs.
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Director of Library Programs & Services, Cabrillo College, Aptos, CA

December 23, 2019

Cabrillo College is seeking a dynamic, forward-thinking, collaborative Director of Library Programs & Services. Our Library is the busiest and most highly-rated facility on campus, with a large instruction program that works with every first-year student through our Library 10 credit course. As a Hispanic-Serving Institution, we value culturally-responsive teaching and equity-minded library services that look holistically at the #RealCollege experience.

The recruitment closes Friday, January 31.

For full information: https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/cabrilloedu?keywords=library

If you have questions, feel free to contact our current Director, Georg Romero: geromero@cabrillo.edu


Systems and Technology Librarian, College of the Sequoias, Visalia, CA

December 23, 2019

General Description

College of the Sequoias is seeking a collaborative, innovative and enthusiastic Systems and Technology Librarian for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position beginning August 2020.

College of the Sequoias Community College District serves a diverse community of learners and is a designated Hispanic Serving Institution.  COS provides a wide range of opportunities in transfer, general education, career and technical programs for our students.  We are dedicated to recruiting faculty who are committed to helping a diverse population of students achieve their educational goals.  We seek candidates who exhibit an understanding and commitment to the community college mission, and who have a passion for student success.

Job Duties

The primary responsibility of this position is to support the statewide Library Services Platform (LSP) and District’s academic database collection through maintenance and assessment.  Cataloging, collection management, liaison and reference support will also be required.   Assignment will be on the Visalia campus, including travel to other District locations and/or evening hours.

Participation in the governance of the District by way of committee assignments is expected.  Other responsibilities include maintenance of a number of office hours, full participation in departmental responsibilities and the willingness to create and/or participate in and sustain an atmosphere of equity which is respectful of diversity campus wide.

For full information: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cos/jobs/2653612/systems-and-technology-librarian


Web Services Librarian, School of Medicine, Stanford University

December 23, 2019

Stanford Medicine is seeking a creative and responsive Web Services Librarian (Librarian I or II) to oversee Lane Library’s web presence. S/he will coordinate, plan, develop, maintain and evaluate Lane Library’s web presence, including, Lane Web, integrated web applications and user interfaces. As a member of the Research and Instruction Team the web services librarian will take part in instruction and liaison activities serving select departments in the School of Medicine, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital (LPCH) and Stanford Health Care (SHC).

Reporting to the Director Research and Academic Collaboration, the Web Services Librarian will collaborate with the Knowledge Integration Unit and the Resource Management Unit. S/he will be a key member of Lane Library’s Web Redesign Team, providing and evaluating user research to directly impact the website and related online services, evaluating and recommending tools and software to enhance and further develop Lane’s web site as well as managing redesign processes.

For full information: https://careersearch.stanford.edu/jobs/web-services-librarian-8481


Head of Preservation & Conservation, UCLA

December 23, 2019

Department: Collection Management & Scholarly Communication

Rank and Salary: Associate Librarian to Librarian ($61,201 – $101,535)

Position Availability: Immediately

Application deadline for first consideration: January 16, 2020

The UCLA Library seeks a collaborative, motivated, and knowledgeable librarian to serve as the Head of Preservation & Conservation. The incumbent will contribute enthusiasm, expertise, and strategic insight to the complex, collaborative work of caring for the diverse collections that support and advance the research and curricular priorities of a dynamic, world-renowned University.

Position Duties

Reporting to the Associate University Librarian for Collection Management & Scholarly Communication, the Head of Conservation & Preservation has overall responsibility for the administration and implementation of the preservation and conservation activities for the UCLA Library’s special and general collections, in accord with the AIC Code of Ethics and Guidelines for Practice. The Head oversees a staff responsible for a broad range of activities—including preventive care, conservation assessment and treatment of collections, support for exhibition, loan and digitization programs, documentation, health and safety policies, outreach, and community engagement—and works closely with staff throughout UCLA to ensure the smooth integration and timely completion of conservation and preservation activities.

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Assistant Head of Resource Acquisitions & Metadata Services for Acquisitions, UCLA

December 23, 2019

Department: Resource Acquisitions & Metadata Services

Rank and Salary: Associate Librarian to Librarian ($68,085 – $101,535)

Position Availability: Immediately

Application deadline for first consideration: January 16, 2020

The UCLA Library seeks a dynamic, knowledgeable, user-focused, and collaborative leader to direct on-going services and shape the future of acquisitions and management of print and electronic resources for the UCLA Library.  The Assistant Head of Acquisitions will join the Library during an exciting period of transformation, as we put our strategic plan into action, explore how the acquisitions function can support open access goals, and investigate how the University of California consortia of libraries might implement a systemwide Integrated Library Systems (ILS).

Position Duties

Under the general direction of the Head of Resource Acquisitions & Metadata Services, the Assistant Head of Acquisitions collaborates on strategic vision, leadership, and management of all aspects of the UCLA Library’s acquisitions and shared print services.  The Assistant Head leads one of the acquisitions teams and supervises at least one other team leader.

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Collection Strategies Librarian, UCLA

December 23, 2019

Department: Collection Management & Scholarly Communication

Rank and Salary: Assistant Librarian to Librarian ($64,552 to $96,266)

Position Availability: Immediately

Application deadline for first consideration: January 16, 2020

The UCLA Library seeks a collaborative, motivated, and knowledgeable Collection Strategies Librarian to contribute enthusiasm, expertise, and strategic insight to the shared work of building collections that support and advance the research and curricular priorities of a dynamic, world-renowned University.

Position Duties

Reporting to the Associate University Librarian for Collection Management & Scholarly Communication, the successful candidate for this new position will contribute to the Implementation and development of policies and practices for collection development, assessment, and management. Working closely with a wide range of colleagues and stakeholders the Collection Strategies Librarian will support the alignment of library collections with the broad, deep, and evolving research, teaching, and scholarly communication priorities of UCLA and the UCLA Library.

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Research Librarian for Interdisciplinary Studies, UC Irvine

December 16, 2019

The University of California, Irvine Libraries seeks a creative, knowledgeable, collaborative, and user-oriented Research Librarian for Interdisciplinary Studies (RLIS) to plan and deliver innovative reference and instruction services, and to develop and manage excellent electronic, multimedia, and print collections in interdisciplinary studies in the humanities and social sciences.

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, https://uci.edu/diversity/.

At the heart of University of California, Irvine’s academic community, the UCI Libraries plays a vital role in enabling our outstanding students, faculty and researchers to create new knowledge, develop lifelong learning skills, and make meaningful contributions to society.  We value innovation and collaboration, and we are committed to fostering an environment that promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion. The Libraries physical spaces consist of the Langson Library, the Science Library, the Library Gateway Study Center, and the Grunigen Medical Library.

The University of California, Irvine, is nestled in over 1,500 acres of coastal foothills, five miles from the Pacific Ocean, between San Diego and Los Angeles.  Founded in 1965, UCI has a total of 36,742 undergraduate and graduate students and over 1,600 faculty and staff.  Nearly 67% of UCI students identify themselves as Asian American, African American, Chicano/Latino, or Native American.  Over 50% of UCI’s Bachelor Degrees are awarded to first generation college students.  The New York Times ranks UCI as the #1 college doing the most for the American Dream. Consistently ranked among the nation’s best universities, UCI is noted for its top-rated research and graduate programs, extensive commitment to undergraduate education, and growing number of professional schools and programs of academic and social significance.

The full position description is listed on the UCI Libraries website at http://www.lib.uci.edu/job-openings-uc-irvine-libraries with links to additional websites featuring campus and community information.

Apply via UCI AP Recruit at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF05855

Appointment is anticipated to be at the ­­­ Assistant Librarian or Associate Librarian rank with a salary of $55,014 – $82,045.

Applications received by January 15, 2020 will receive first consideration.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.