Systems and Discovery Services Librarian, UC Berkeley

April 27, 2020

Come work with us at the University of California, Berkeley, where the UC Berkeley Library is a leader and partner in creating and implementing ideas and services that advance research, teaching, and learning.
Apply here: https://aprecruit.berkeley.edu/JPF02543

Description:

The University of California, Berkeley Library seeks a dynamic, collaborative, and user-oriented colleague as the Systems and Discovery Services Librarian who will be responsible for the development, support, maintenance, and migration of the library’s integrated library system (ILS), discovery services, and catalog. The Systems and Discovery Services Librarian works collaboratively with a wide range of libraries and units to support the functionality of the library’s integrated catalog and the discovery layer. The position works as part of a department that provides services to all UC Berkeley Libraries. This enterprise-wide department is a key component of the UC Berkeley Library’s integrated information technology ecosystem.

The UC Berkeley Library is an internationally renowned research and teaching facility at one of the nation’s premier public universities. A highly diverse and intellectually rich environment, Berkeley serves a campus community of 30,000 undergraduate students, over 11,000 graduate students, and 1,500 faculty. With a collection of more than 12 million volumes and a collections budget of over $18 million, the Library offers access to scholarly resources in all formats and robust services to connect users with those resources and build their related research skills.

This position reports to the Head of the Library IT department and manages a staff of four ILS and metadata specialists. Library IT (LIT), a department within the Library, supports the Library’s mission by providing technical support for the Library including developing, purchasing, and/or supporting all types of hardware platforms and software applications. Areas of current work include an enterprise integrated library system along with the discovery platform and affiliated workflows; scalable digital library system architectures; web services infrastructure; application development; and servers and systems support.

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Professor of Library Science (General Librarian) – Deadline Extended, Mt. San Antonio College

April 27, 2020

Professor of Library Science (General Librarian) – Deadline Extended
Posting Number: 044
Department: Library & Learning Resources
Employee Classification: Faculty
Term (months/year): 12 months/year
Salary: Initial placement, $82,692 – $123,409 annually
Open Date: 12/06/2019
Initial Screening Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Basic Function/Overview:
Application Procedure:
First Review of Applications: Complete application packets will be accepted until the position is filled.

Applicants must submit all of the following materials online at http://hrjobs.mtsac.edu to be considered for this position:

  1. A Mt. San Antonio College online application
  2. A cover letter addressing how duties & responsibilities, required qualifications, and preferred qualifications are met
  3. A detailed résumé that summarizes educational preparation and professional experience for the position
  4. A minimum of three (3) current letters of recommendation that reflect relevant experience (do not use social media or professional networks as a means to provide letters of recommendation or any of the required documents)
  5. College and/or university transcripts showing the awarded/conferred degree are required and must be submitted with the online application by all applicants, including current or former employees of the college, to demonstrate that the required educational qualifications are met. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable at the time of application; however, copies of diplomas are not accepted in lieu of transcripts.
  6. Equivalency Determination Supplemental Form: Candidates not holding the stated required qualifications who are requesting consideration based on an equivalency, are asked to complete this form to be considered

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Special Collections Librarian for the Arne Nixon Center, California State University, Fresno

April 27, 2020

Special Collections Librarian for the Arne Nixon Center
California State University, Fresno
Henry Madden Library
Assistant/Associate Librarian
Anticipated starting salary: $86,000 annually

The Henry Madden Library seeks a highly motivated, creative and forward-thinking Special Collections Librarian for the Arne Nixon Center for the Study of Children’s Literature, who will curate the collection and bring it to its full potential as a research collection. This is a full-time, tenure-track librarian faculty position. The successful candidate will collaborate with teaching faculty from multiple disciplines (for example, Art and Design, Art history, English, Creative Writing, and History) to develop high-impact classroom practices and library instruction sessions that advance the University’s goal of excellence in teaching, learning and innovation. Experience with applications to textual analysis, creative writing, illustration, and the history of children’s literature (especially as it relates to racial and ethnic diversity, foreign language materials, LGBTQ+ issues and social justice) is highly desirable. The ANC Librarian serves as an ambassador from the Library to the University and the larger community, finding a balance between the academic purpose of the ANC while using its collections and programs to build relationships in the community to support and expand the Center. The ANC Librarian is an active participant in the shared governance of the library and in the academic life of campus. The successful candidate will be a fully integrated member of the library faculty and will be expected to meet all of the requirements for retention, tenure and promotion, including service to the campus and the community. Tenure-track librarians receive an official probationary plan, mentoring and funding. Specific assignments are dependent on departmental needs and the background of the individual.

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