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Current New York Metro Area Academic and Research Library Jobs

  • Digital Scholarship Program Manager–Harvard University–Cambridge, MA 12/10/2018 Digital Scholarship Program Manager Cambridge, Massachusetts EEO Statement We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law. Harvard University seeks a creative, forward-thinking, and ...
  • Adjunct Reference and Instruction Librarian–Borough of Manhattan Community College–New York, NY 12/06/2018 Adjunct Reference and Instruction Librarian Borough of Manhattan Community College, A. Philip Randolph Memorial Library BMCC Library seeks qualified applicants for the Spring 2019 semester to provide instruction and serve at the reference desk. The hours will include Fridays, 10am to 6pm or 11am to 7pm. Other hours during week – primarily during the day – are ...
  • Technology Specialist–New York University–New York, NY 12/03/2018 Technology Specialist New York University New York, NY Website https://library.nyu.edu/ Position Summary Reporting to the Sr. Technology Specialist, the Technology Specialist for Public Services will serve as a primary contact and technical lead for routine enhancement, troubleshooting, training, and documentation for access-related systems including circulation, reserves, stacks maintenance, resource sharing, space management, and entry systems. The Technology Specialist will provide ...
  • Library Support Staff, Level 5 – Fordham University, Lincoln Center Campus – New York, NY 11/19/2018 RESPONSIBILITIES: Reports to Head of Access, Information and Collection Services & Operations. Responsible for providing courteous and efficient customer service to all library patrons regarding all facets of library operations. Trains, mentors, assists, and encourages library student assistants to perform a variety of tasks and uphold high customer service standards. Responsible for planning training sessions, content development, and ...
  • Emerging Technology Librarian I – New York Institute of Technology – New York, NY 11/06/2018 Overview NYIT (New York Institute of Technology) offers 90 degree programs, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees, in more than 50 fields of study, including architecture and design; arts and sciences; education; engineering and computing sciences; health professions; management; and osteopathic medicine. A non-profit independent, private institution of higher education, NYIT has 9,000 students at campuses ...
  • Associate Dean of Libraries, Research and Academic Services – Adelphi University, Garden City NY 10/26/2018 The Associate Dean of Libraries, Research and Academic Services, is a member of the Adelphi University Libraries senior leadership team responsible for the planning and delivery of strategic priorities across all its libraries, services, and functions. The Associate Dean will lead strategic planning, implementation, and continuous development of the Libraries’ new integrated service model designed ...
  • Director, Library Services – Vaughn College, Flushing, New York 10/25/2018 Position purpose: The Director of Library Services provides innovative and effective leadership in the provision of high-quality library services and resources to the Vaughn community. Vaughn College’s recently renovated library is a modern state of the art facility containing a substantial collection including thousands of books, periodicals, videos, computerized aircraft manuals, e-books and software. Faculty, staff and ...
  • Senior Manager for Public Services – Center for Jewish History, New York, NY 10/09/2018 The Center for Jewish History (NYC | cjh.org) is one of the world’s great sites of research into the Jewish past. It is the collaborative home to five in-house partners—American Jewish Historical Society, American Sephardi Federation, Leo Baeck Institute, Yeshiva University Museum, and YIVO Institute for Jewish Research. When the Center opened its doors eighteen ...
  • Data and Research Support Specialist, Strategy Unit – Open Society Foundations – New York, NY 09/27/2018 Data and Research Support Specialist, Strategy Unit, New York, Deadline: 10/08/2018 The Strategy Unit helps Open Society staff create, implement, and assess “living strategies” that can be used to signal plans, share new ideas, align actions, delegate authority, budget resources, and hold themselves accountable. We add value by bridging various perspectives throughout the strategy and budget ...
  • Emerging Technology Librarian – New York Institute of Technology – New York, NY 09/27/2018 Overview NYIT (New York Institute of Technology) offers 90 degree programs, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees, in more than 50 fields of study, including architecture and design; arts and sciences; education; engineering and computing sciences; health professions; management; and osteopathic medicine. A non-profit independent, private institution of higher education, NYIT has 9,000 students at campuses ...
  • Medical Librarian, Associate/Full Professor – CUNY School of Medicine – New York, NY 09/26/2018 The City College Library and CUNY School of Medicine (CSOM) invite applications for a 12-month tenure-track Medical Library faculty position at the Associate Professor or Full Professor Rank to develop library services to meet the mission and strategic plan of CSOM, including education, research, clinical care, and outreach. The experienced candidate is expected to integrate ...
  • Web and Systems Librarian — Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC), the City University of New York 09/17/2018 Web and Systems Librarian (Instructor, Assistant, Associate Professor or Professor) – Starting Spring 2019 in Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC), the City University of New York Web and Systems Librarian (Instructor, Assistant/Associate Professor or Professor) Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) is a vibrant, pluralistic learning community committed to the intellectual and personal growth of students.  ...
  • Director of Library Technology – Hudson County Community College – Jersey City, NJ 09/12/2018 Hudson County Community College is an award-winning, comprehensive urban college with two campuses located just minutes from Manhattan in Jersey City and Union City, NJ. The Journal Square library sits at the center of Journal Square in the center of Jersey City, next to a major PATH station and transportation hub, while the Union City ...
  • Reference Librarian for Printed Collections – New-York Historical Society – New York, NY 09/10/2018 he New-York Historical Society is seeking an experienced reference librarian with a strong public service orientation to join the Library’s department of printed collections, an interrelated set of rare and historical resources—books and pamphlets, newspapers, maps and atlases, broadsides, dining menus and other ephemera collections—that spans from the 16th century to the present. Researchers frequently use ...
  • User Engagement Specialist – Health Sciences Library at Columbia University Medical Center – New York, NY 09/10/2018 Reporting to the Access Services Manager, the User Engagement Specialist will play a critical role in connecting the CUIMC community with the Health Sciences Library’s services, resources, and spaces to ensure a high-quality user experience. The position will contribute to Library-wide efforts to better understand our users’ needs and to develop sustainable, meaningful interactions between ...
  • Head Librarian, Pollack Library – Yeshiva University – New York, NY 09/10/2018 The Head Librarian is responsible for supporting the educational enterprise of the University by envisioning and overseeing a broad range of mission-driven and operational areas, including research services, instruction, access services, course reserves, and interlibrary loan. Developing and maintaining collections in all fields except Jewish Studies, the Head Librarian supervises professional and support staff members ...
  • Instructional Services Librarian — Pace University, Birnbaum Library — New York, NY 08/30/2018 Details or description Applications accepted online. Salary commensurate with experience. Website: http://careers.pace.edu/postings/7633 Position Summary: Participate in a dynamic Information Literacy instruction program that emphasizes the integration of digital and print resources, develops autonomous learners, facilitates lifelong learning, and promotes Core Curriculum learning outcomes including Information Literacy, inquiry, critical thinking, and problem-solving. Develop, teach and promote library and information literacy ...
  • Offsite Collections Assistant (Part-Time) — New-York Historical Society 08/25/2018 Details or description DEPARTMENT: Library REPORTS TO: Director of the Library Digital Program New-York Historical Society, a preeminent educational and research institution, is home to both New York City’s oldest museum and to one of the nation’s most distinguished independent research libraries. N-YHS is dedicated to presenting exhibitions and public programs, and fostering research that reveal the dynamism ...
  • Librarian-Evening P/T on-call — Manhattan Library 08/25/2018 Librarian-Evening P/T on-call Job ID: 2018-1549 Division: Library # of Openings: 1 Position Type: Staff Type: Regular Part-Time Category: Library Overview NYIT (New York Institute of Technology) offers 90 degree programs, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees, in more than 50 fields of study, including architecture and design; arts and sciences; education; engineering and computing sciences; health professions; management; and osteopathic medicine. A non-profit independent, private institution of higher ...
  • Dean of Libraries — Hudson County Community College — Jersey City, NJ 08/23/2018 Hudson County Community College is an award-winning, comprehensive urban college with two campuses located just minutes from Manhattan in Jersey City and Union City, NJ. The Journal Square library sits at the center of Journal Square in the center of Jersey City, next to a major PATH station and transportation hub, while the Union City ...
  • Adjunct needed — Queensborough Community College 08/23/2018 Queensborough Community College is seeking qualified librarians holding an ALA-accredited MLS for an adjunct position.  The position will include hours on Thursday, Friday morning and some Saturdays,  The adjunct librarian will join a team of library faculty in providing reference services to the QCC community. Successful candidates will have an established record of excellence in reference ...
  • Temporary Reference Librarian — Cardozo School of Law–New York, NY 08/02/2018 Website https://cardozo.yu.edu/library Details or description Cardozo Law Library is seeking candidates for temporary reference librarian position(s). The primary responsibilities would be staffing the reference desk and working on assigned tasks like updating LibGuides and completing research projects. The Reference Desk at Cardozo is relatively quiet, especially in the summer months, and mainly provides directional support and handles faculty ...
  • Librarian I – Evening – New York Institute of Technology, NY, NY 07/18/2018 Overview Committed to educating the next generation of leaders and to inspiring innovation and advancing entrepreneurship, NYIT enrolls approximately 10,000 students on campuses in North America, China and the Middle East. As a forward-thinking institution NYIT has pioneered educational practices to serve student needs since 1955. NYIT offers 90 undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees in 50 ...
  • Head Librarian – Pollack Library, Yeshiva University, New York, NY 06/15/2018 YESHIVA UNIVERSITY, New York, NY TO APPLY Please submit a letter of interest and résumé as one file to https://careers-yeshiva.icims.com/jobs/10147/head-librarian/job?mode=view. THE POSITION The Head Librarian is responsible for supporting the educational enterprise of the University by envisioning and overseeing a broad range of mission-driven and operational areas, including research services, instruction, access services, course reserves, and interlibrary loan. Developing and ...
  • Substitute Reference & Instructional Design Librarian – Bronx Community College – Bronx, NY 05/23/2018 Description Reporting to the Chief Librarian, the Substitute Reference & Instructional Design Librarian joins a team of librarians providing students and faculty with one-on-one and group instruction. Position involves direct contact with library users providing traditional and virtual reference and research assistance, outreach to faculty engaged in developing Information Literacy knowledge and skills of students, collaboration ...
  • Acquisitions/Materials Librarian–Columbia University–NY, NY 04/11/2018 The Gottesman Libraries at Teachers College offers an expanding array of traditional and innovative services to the college community of educators. The library is increasingly a creative services organization that coordinates the acquisition and/or design, development, and distribution of intellectual properties, including video and audio media, digital and online materials, software applications and tools, and ...

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Current Academic and Research Library Jobs Outside the New York Metro Area

  • Coordinator of Archives and Special Collections–The State University of New York at Fredonia–Fredonia, NY 12/12/2018 Coordinator of Archives and Special Collections The State University of New York at Fredonia https://fredonia.interviewexchange.com The State University of New York at Fredonia seeks qualified applicants for a Coordinator of Archives and Special Collections. The Library’s University Archives contain publications, papers, and memorabilia related to the history of the University. Special Collections include collections on the renowned Austrian ...
  • Technical Services Librarian–Suffolk County Community College–Selden, NY 12/12/2018 Technical Services Librarian Suffolk County Community College https://www3.sunysuffolk.edu/About/Employment.asp?id=810 Technical Services Librarian Announcement is hereby made for a full-time, tenure track appointment beginning the spring 2019 semester on the Ammerman Campus in Selden. Suffolk County Community College is an open admissions institution committed to serving a diverse student population in a variety of degree and career programs. This is a Unit ...
  • Technical Services Manager–SUNY College of Environmental Science — Syracuse, NY 12/10/2018 Technical Services Manager Position SUNY College of Environmental Science – Syracuse New York https://esf.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=104591 Technical Services Manager, College Libraries (Senior Staff Assistant) About College of Environmental Science and Forestry: Founded in 1911, the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) is the nation’s oldest and most respected school dedicated to the study of the environment, ...
  • Technical Services Archivist/Librarian–Seton Hall University–South Orange, NJ 12/03/2018 Technical Services Archivist/Librarian The Monsignor William Noé Field Archives and Special Collections at Seton Hall University Website http://jobs.shu.edu/cw/en-us/job/493657/librarianarchivist Technical Services Archivist/Librarian: The Monsignor William Noé Field Archives and Special Collections at Seton Hall University invites applications for a full-time, renewable library faculty/lecturer position. We seek an active and efficient processing archivist who can process and oversee processing of collections ...
  • Head of Teaching and Learning–Harvard University–Cambridge, Massachusetts 12/03/2018 Head of Teaching and Learning Harvard University Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States 02138 http://www.Click2apply.net/zgqs3mnmq6jq6xg9 Duties & Responsibilities Houghton Library, the primary repository for Harvard’s rare books and manuscripts, seeks an innovative, collaborative, and motivated Head of Teaching and Learning. Reporting to the Associate Librarian for Public Services, this position coordinates Houghton Library’s teaching and learning initiatives, including classroom instruction, Houghton Library’s ...
  • Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion – Harvard University – Cambridge, MA 11/27/2018 The Harvard Library seeks a strategic, collaborative innovator to join its organization in a newly created role as the Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. The Director will join leadership, staff, constituents, stakeholders, and others committed to successful and progressive change that requires full organizational participation, responsibility, and support. Reporting to the Vice President for the ...
  • Director, Access Services – Cornell University Library – Ithaca, NY 11/27/2018 Cornell University Library (CUL) seeks a dynamic and forward-thinking Director, Access Services. Reporting to the Associate University Librarian, the Director will be responsible for system-wide leadership of Access Services. Responsibilities: The Director sets priorities, policies and direction for access to physical collections and access services (circulation, reserves, equipment lending, interlibrary services, offsite storage) and plans appropriate ...
  • Librarian – Naugatuck Valley Community College – Danbury, CT 11/20/2018 The Max R. Traurig Library at Naugatuck Valley Community College is seeking a motivated, independent, and customer-service focused librarian for our branch campus in Danbury, CT (right on the NY border). This newly created 12-month tenure track position will be accountable for providing library services to the students, staff, and faculty of the Danbury Campus. Reporting ...
  • Research Services Librarian – Cornell University Library – Ithaca, NY 11/13/2018 Research Services Librarian – Cornell University Library Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections (RMC) Reporting to the Head of Research Services in the Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, the Research Services Librarian has primary responsibility for managing and coordinating the provision of remote reference services, as well as providing in-person research assistance in a user-focused environment. ...
  • Dean of University Libraries – Kent State University – Kent, OH 11/06/2018 Dean, University Libraries University Libraries Kent Campus – Kent, OH Opportunity: Kent State University seeks a collaborative and visionary academic leader to serve as Dean of University Libraries. The dean serves as principal administrator of the University Libraries system and the Kent State University Press. A nationally recognized academic library among the best in the world, University ...
  • Research & Education Librarian – SUNY New Paltz – New Paltz, NY 11/06/2018 The Sojourner Truth Library at the State University of New York at New Paltz is seeking a Research and Education Librarian (full time, tenure track, Assistant or Senior Assistant Librarian rank.) Details and instructions to apply online are available at: https://www.newpaltz.edu/hr/displayjobdetails.php?id=2176
  • Scholarly Repository Librarian – University of Florida – Gainesville, FL 11/06/2018 The University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries seeks an innovative and user-focused professional to serve in a position of Scholarly Repository Librarian, a 12-month tenure track Library Faculty position in the Digital Partnerships & Strategies Department in the Technology and Support Services tenure home. The Scholarly Repository Librarian will provide leadership for the full range ...
  • Collection Development Coordinator – Princeton University – Princeton, NJ 11/06/2018 Collection Development Coordinator Requisition #: 2018-8234 Job Code: 3238 Department: Library – Scholarly Collections & Research Services Category: Library Full-Tim/Part-Time: Full Time Salary Grade: ADM 020 To apply: https://careers.princeton.edu/ Overview The Library seeks a self-motivated, energetic and collaborative individual with strong collections and public services orientation, excellent communication skills, and strong technical and problem solving skills to work in the Collection Development at Princeton University ...
  • Library Assistant – UConn School of Law Library, Hartford, CT 10/19/2018 The University of Connecticut School Law Library seeks candidates for a full time, permanent University Library Assistant 2-Law (UCP 4). Responsibilities include staffing the main desk, collection maintenance, processing materials for the library, opening and closing the library, and other duties related to the provision of library services. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Assisting library patrons by performing circulation ...
  • Metadata and Dataloads Librarian – Harvard University Library, Cambridge, Massachusetts 10/11/2018 As a member of the Metadata Management section, under the supervision of the Head of Metadata Management, the incumbent facilitates timely access to Harvard Library collections by fulfilling a variety of roles that support discovery through improving the Harvard Library’s use of batch processing and automation; specific focus areas include acquisitions and e-resources dataloads, metadata ...
  • Research Librarian – Harvard University Library, Cambridge, Massachusetts 10/11/2018 The position of Research Librarian provides essential support to teaching and learning activities in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS) Libraries. The Research Librarian conducts instruction, one-on-one and small-group consultations and workshops, and develops relevant online materials. The Research Librarian connects directly with faculty and students in specific departments through a formal liaison program, ...
  • Associate University Librarian – Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 10/09/2018 Associate University Librarian – Cornell University Library The Cornell University Library (CUL) stands at the center of intellectual life at the university, fostering connections and knowledge that help faculty, students, and researchers from around the world excel in research, scholarship, and creative expression. It supports and enhances faculty and student productivity through its extensive collections, cutting-edge ...
  • Head Curator, Latin American and Caribbean Collection – University of Florida – Gainesville, FL 09/27/2018 The Special and Area Studies Collections Department seeks an experienced leader to provide strategic vision and overall management of a preeminent collection in a dynamic, engaging environment at the University of Florida. The Head Curator of the LACC will contribute to scholarship at the Smathers Libraries in this full-time, tenure-track faculty position. A successful ...
  • Research Librarian – Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS) Libraries – Cambridge, MA 09/26/2018 EEO Statement We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law. Duties & Responsibilities The position of Research Librarian provides essential support to ...
  • Data Services Specialist – Princeton University Library – Princeton, NJ 09/26/2018 Data Services Specialist PRINCETON UNIVERSITY LIBRARY PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY Requisition # D-19-LIB-0002 Princeton University Library seeks a Data Services Specialist to assist our world class researchers and play a critical role in academic research and instruction. The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities: Provide statistical and software consulting services for undergraduates, graduate students and faculty engaged in quantitative analysis ...
  • Judaica Digital Humanities Coordinator – Penn Libraries – Philadelphia, PA 09/26/2018 Reporting to the Director for Digital Scholarship, the Judaica Digital Humanities Project Coordinator will join a collaborative team of colleagues in the Digital Scholarship Department at the Penn Libraries, and will work closely with the Judaica Bibliographer and colleagues in the Kislak Center for Special Collections. The incumbent will serve as project manager and developer ...
  • Coordinator of Instruction — Seton Hall University Libraries 09/25/2018 Coordinator of Instruction: Seton Hall University Libraries invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track library faculty position. We seek an enterprising, enthusiastic, service-oriented individual who will work collaboratively with the library faculty to provide leadership and operational management of our busy Instruction Program. Working closely with the Assistant Dean for Public Services, the Coordinator of Instruction ...
  • Assistant University Librarian for Content Strategies – Harvard Library – Cambridge, MA 09/10/2018 EEO Statement We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law. As we approach our fifth century of inspiring and serving the ...
  • History and Social Sciences Librarians, Two Positions! University of Delaware – Newark, Delaware – Apply by October 5, 2018 09/10/2018 The University of Delaware Library, Museums and Press seeks two creative and dynamic individuals with social science expertise to join a team of colleagues in the delivery of excellent and responsive research, information and instructional services. Each position will serve as the Library’s liaison to two or more of the following programs: history, political science and ...

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