Lead Librarian, User Engagement, National University, San Diego, CA

November 26, 2018

Under the general direction of the Associate Director of Marketing, Outreach, & Multimedia, participates in University initiatives and programs that focus on student success and retention, and Library initiatives that focus on outreach activities geared toward promotion of the use of library resources and services. Serves as lead for collaborative learning support and programming, liaising between multimedia and liaisons to ensure successful development of learning objects and library programming that support learning and increase student engagement with the Library and the Library’s resources.

Serves as a Library Liaison for the School of Business and Management; supports faculty research, scholarship, and program development; coordinates library instruction and information literacy assessment for graduate and undergraduate students both online and face-to-face; promotes library collections and programs; participates in collection development; hires and supervises student workers; and engages with users to understand their information needs and service expectations.  Provides discipline-specific research support as needed.

Evening and weekend hours required. Work schedule may change with little notice to cover instruction, consultation, Help Desk, and school support needs. Travel, including overnight travel, required.

To read more and apply, see: https://nus.applytojob.com/apply/L7IfJ7xg7j

Or email Phil Oels (poels@nu.edu), hiring manager.

Digital Collections Librarian, University of San Francisco

November 26, 2018


The University of San Francisco Gleeson Library is searching for a Digital Collections Librarian to lead the development and maintenance of the Gleeson Library Digital Collections and the USF Scholarship Repository. The Digital Collections Librarian will work collaboratively across departments to advance strategic library initiatives focused on digital scholarship. The Library has a strong commitment to inclusive excellence and seeks candidates who will further advance the goal of fostering a diverse and inclusive community. Early-career librarians and candidates from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. USF is San Francisco’s first university, and its Jesuit Catholic mission helps ignite a student’s passion for social justice and a desire to “Change the World From Here.”

University Archivist, San José State University

November 26, 2018

Job Opening ID (JOID): 24809
Senior Assistant Librarian, Tenure-track

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library at San José State University (SJSU) seeks a dynamic and visionary individual for the position of a tenure-track University Archivist. The University Archivist reports to the Director of Special Collections and Archives and is responsible for developing and maintaining a University Archives on the oldest public university campus in California. The University Archivist will create and implement a records management program to advance the Department’s mission to collect institutional records that document the history and culture of SJSU, from its origins as the first State Normal School in 1857 to the present. As a faculty member, the candidate participates in the library liaison program and engages in the library and university governance and scholarship, which includes research, scholarly, and creative activities required for tenure and promotion.


  • Identify, select, and acquire SJSU archival collections, faculty papers, and institutional records of enduring value
  • Collaborate with records creators (e.g., SJSU departments, divisions, administrations) in developing policies and procedures for the creation, utilization, maintenance, retention, preservation, and disposition of university records
  • Prioritize and oversee the arrangement and description of archival collections in physical and digital formats, including supervision of student work
  • Promote visibility and usage of collections through instruction, outreach, public presentations, tours, exhibitions, and publications
  • Provide reference services through a variety of formats to facilitate on- and off-site research
  • Builds a record of progressive scholarly and professional achievement to fulfill the University requirement of retention, tenure and promotion
  • Participates in the library liaison program
  • Candidate must demonstrate awareness and experience understanding the needs of a student population of great diversity – in age, cultural background, ethnicity, primary language, and academic preparation – through course materials, teaching strategies and advisement.

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Reference & Information Literacy Librarian, Academy of Art University, San Francisco

November 26, 2018

Driven. Engaging. Innovative. Do these words motivate you? If so, then we want to talk with you. Academy of Art University offers a rewarding employment experience for those who excel in a dynamic environment and who can consistently deliver high-caliber customer service. We thrive on ingenuity and pursue ideas every day that lead to extraordinary opportunities for tomorrow. Apply here for your next career!

Are you an intellectually curious and service-oriented Librarian that has a passion for art and academics? Academy of Art University is seeking to hire a full-time Reference and Information Literacy Librarian who meets this criteria. In this role, the Reference and Information Literacy Librarian will schedule and conduct on-site instruction sessions with academic classes and respective faculty to demonstrate how to effectively use the library’s physical collection as well as its online resources. The Reference and Information Literacy Librarian will build positive working relationships by partnering with faculty to promote awareness of the library’s resources and academic capabilities. This position will interact with students daily and provide support in pursuit of their art and design-based academic research.
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Systems & Online Resources Librarian, Academy of Art University, San Francisco

November 26, 2018

Driven. Engaging. Innovative. Do these words motivate you? If so, then we want to talk with you. Academy of Art University offers a rewarding employment experience for those who excel in a dynamic environment and who can consistently deliver high-caliber customer service. We thrive on ingenuity and pursue ideas every day that lead to extraordinary opportunities for tomorrow. Apply here for your next career!

Academy of Art University seeks a full-time Systems and Online Resources Librarian. In this role, the Systems and Online Resources Librarian will collaborate with the Director of the Library on a variety of operational matters including technological budget planning, vendor management, database and software management, online curriculum resource management as well as other duties. The Librarian must have strong customer service skills and be able to provide helpful solutions that will meet the needs of the Academy’s faculty and students. The Academy’s Library is located in the financial district of San Francisco which is two blocks from the city’s major transit lines – BART and MUNI.
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Research & Instruction Librarian, CSU Monterey Bay

November 26, 2018

California State University, Monterey Bay is seeking qualified applicants for a Research and Instruction Librarian. This 12 month, tenure-track position offers creative opportunities for a forward-looking, pragmatic, motivated librarian who will provide user-centered research and instruction services for CSU Monterey Bay students and faculty, and be responsible for collection development in subject areas to be assigned. The incumbent will be especially focused on instruction for first year and second year students.

For additional information and to apply, please visit the job posting

Priority Screening Date is December 1, 2018.

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



LT Full-Time

Position Status

Getty Center


GRI – 0410-Chief Librarian’s Office





Targeted Hiring Range

$54,992.08 – $68,745.04 Annually


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:

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


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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