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Current New York Metro Area Academic and Research Library Jobs

  • 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 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 ...
  • Head of Scholarly Communications, Copyright, and Publishing — Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 08/25/2018 The Dartmouth College Library seeks an engaged, collaborative, and forward-thinking leader for the role of Head of Scholarly Communication, Copyright and Publishing. You will have the opportunity to work in a vibrant environment to reframe the ways in which Dartmouth community members share their work with a global audience. Beyond managing the Scholarly Communication team, ...
  • New Faculty Job Opening — Design Librarian — University of Florida 08/23/2018 The University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries seeks a creative and service-oriented Design Librarian. The Design Librarian is a year round (12-month) tenure-track library faculty position which will provide reference assistance, instruction, outreach and collection management to support faculty and student populations and the academic programs and research centers associated with the UF College ...
  • Head of Cataloging and Metadata Services — Stony Brook University — Stony Brook, New York 08/20/2018 Head of Cataloging and Metadata Services  Required Qualifications  Master’s in library science from an ALA accredited institution or equivalent combination of education and experience. At least three years of significant experience in acquisitions, cataloging, and metadata services. Strong working knowledge of RDA and MARC cataloging rules and conventions and non-MARC metadata schemas, formats, standards, and protocols. Evidence ...
  • Head of Acquisitions–Stony Brook University– Stony Brook, New York 08/16/2018 https://www.stonybrook.edu/commcms/faculty-jobs/positions/faculty-librarian/current-year/Head-of-Acquisitions-F-9754-18-06-F Required Qualifications Master’s in library from an ALA accredited institution or equivalent combination of education and experience. At least three years of significant experience in serials and electronic resources management. Experience with facilitating access to serials and resources through library catalogs and discovery tools. Evidence of successful and creative management of staff and operations, including demonstrated ...
  • Assistant Vice President for Scholarly Communication and Collections–Rutgers University–New Brunswick, NJ 08/16/2018 https://www.libraries.rutgers.edu/human_resources/employment/avp-scc Rutgers University Libraries seek an innovative, collaborative, and accomplished leader to serve as Assistant Vice President for Scholarly Communication and Collections (AVP). Reporting directly to the Vice President for Information Services & University Librarian, this position provides leadership, strategic direction, and support for a comprehensive scholarly communication and collections strategy, including oversight for a team ...
  • Circulation Clerk–Seton Hall University Libraries–South Orange, NJ 08/16/2018 http://jobs.shu.edu/cw/en-us/job/493551/circulation-clerk Circulation Clerk This “essential services” position operates the circulation Library management system to perform clerical duties and routine library assignments related to the circulation and organization of library materials, as well as process inter-library loan requests, reserve requests, and direct student workers. This position has flexible hours including occasional evenings, weekends, and during summer. Duties and Responsibilities: – ...
  • Arts Librarian for Research Services–Yale University–New Haven, CT 08/13/2018 Arts Librarian for Research Services Yale University offers exciting opportunities for achievement and growth in New Haven, Connecticut. Conveniently located between Boston and New York, New Haven is the creative capital of Connecticut with cultural resources that include two major art museums, a critically-acclaimed repertory theater, state-of-the-art concert hall, and world-renowned schools of Architecture, Art, Drama, ...
  • Head of Public Services–Smith College Libraries–Northampton MA 08/02/2018 Website https://smithcollege.hiretouch.com/job-details?jobID=49118&job=ad0957-head-of-public-services Details or description Dept: Libraries Title: Head of Public Services Position Control: AD0074 Grade: H Position Status: Regular FTE: 1.0 FLSA Status: Exempt Date: May 2018 Reports to: Director of Discovery and Access PRIMARY FUNCTION: Manage all aspects of Public Services including circulation, reserves, stacks management, interlibrary loan, and coordinates in-person and virtual reference. Responsible for service quality, assessment, innovation including the creative use of ...
  • Director of Princeton Research Data Service – Princeton University – NJ 07/29/2018 Position Description The Director will have overall leadership responsibility for the establishment of a strong collaborative initiative with the campus research community, centered on facilitating access to, managing, stewarding and storing digital research data. The position will be responsible for spearheading the consultation and training service provided by professional research data specialists. It is expected that ...
  • Head of Electronic Resources and Serials Acquisitions – Harvard University – Cambridge, MA 07/29/2018 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 Harvard Library seeks a dynamic, imaginative, and collaborative leader ...
  • Instruction and Outreach Librarian – The Loomis Chaffee School – Windsor, CT 07/23/2018 The Katharine Brush Library at The Loomis Chaffee School in Windsor, Connecticut is searching for a dynamic, progressive, and patron-focused Instruction and Outreach Librarian. One of three professional librarians, the Instruction and Outreach Librarian will assume the primary responsibility of coordinating the library instruction and information literacy program, including information literacy curriculum development and student ...
  • Part Time Reference and Instruction Librarian – Mercy College Dobbs Ferry and Bronx Campuses 07/23/2018 Seeking an experienced P/T Librarian with strong reference, instruction and technology skills. English Literature/Humanities background highly preferred. Prime candidates will be passionate about information literacy and have the desire and demonstrated ability to work with and teach a diverse student population in both virtual and physical reference environments, and classroom settings. PT librarians are an ...
  • Head of Liaison and Orientation Services (HLOS) – Harvard College Library, Cambridge, MA 07/18/2018 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 Although this position will remain open until filled, applications ...
  • Public Policy Papers Project Archivist – Princeton University Library, Princeton, New Jersey 07/18/2018 Details or description Major Responsibilities The Princeton University Library seeks an enthusiastic, collaborative, and forward-thinking archival professional to create, enhance, and manage descriptive data for Public Policy Papers collections and manage large-scale digitization projects. Processing personal papers and organizational records related to 20th and 21st-century developments in the history of politics, civil liberties, diplomacy, and economics will ...
  • Assistant Director for Technical Services, Rare & Manuscript Collections – Cornell University – Ithaca, NY 07/13/2018 The Cornell University Library Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections (RMC) seeks an Assistant Director for Technical Services. Under the supervision of the Director of the Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, the Assistant Director for Technical Services leads and manages all of RMC’s technical services functions, including archival description, rare materials cataloging, and digital projects. ...
  • Systems Librarian – William Paterson University, New Jersey 07/10/2018 William Paterson University invites applications for a twelve month tenure-track position as a Systems Librarian. Under the direction of the Head of Library Information Systems, the Systems Librarian is primarily responsible for the administration of all components and delivery of technical support for the Voyager online system. William Paterson University is the third most diverse public university ...
  • Project Manager, Colored Conventions Project, University of Delaware, Delaware 06/18/2018 Position: Project Manager, Colored Conventions Project (Search #105569) Deadline: Open until filled; review of applications begins June 29, 2018 Pay Grade: 30E The University of Delaware seeks a Project Manager for the Colored Conventions Project (CCP). The Project Manager will lead efforts to continue existing projects and partnerships and implement new national initiatives. Collaborating closely with the CCP ...
  • Librarian for Reference and Research Services – Princeton University Library, Princeton, NJ 06/11/2018 Librarian for Reference and Research Services Req. #D-18-LIB-00026 Princeton University Library seeks a creative, energetic, collaborative, and service-oriented professional to provide innovative reference and research services for Princeton students, faculty, and visiting scholars. The successful candidate will be an integral part of a team of three Research Services Librarians. Together they design, implement and develop the Library’s ...
  • Instructional Services Librarian – SUNY Cortland Memorial Library, Cortland, NY 06/05/2018 Instructional Services Librarian (Senior Assistant Librarian, N3) SUNY Cortland Memorial Library SUNY Cortland Memorial Library seeks to hire an innovative, collaborative, and dynamic academic librarian for a tenure-track, full-time, faculty, senior assistant librarian to serve as an instructional services librarian, reporting to the information literacy/instruction coordinator. The successful candidate will serve as a liaison to selected departments and ...

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