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Current New York Metro Area Academic and Research Library Jobs

  • Chief Librarian – Queens College of the City University of New York (CUNY) 01/18/2017 Queens College of the City University of New York (CUNY) seeks a Chief Librarian who will have responsibility for all aspects of the management and development of the College’s libraries. The Chief Librarian is also the academic Chairperson of the Library Department, with oversight of librarians who are members of the teaching faculty. Reporting to the Provost, the Chief ...
  • Scholarly Subscriptions Adjunct Librarian (10-20 hours a week, M-F) – Adelphi University – Garden City, NJ 01/13/2017 Adelphi University Libraries is seeking an experienced, knowledgeable, and service-oriented Scholarly Subscriptions Adjunct Librarian to manage the periodical (print and online) ordering and maintenance processes. The incumbent will report to the Dean of Libraries with day-to-day supervision by the Acquisition Strategies Librarian. The position is available immediately for 10-20 hours per week between the hours ...
  • Learning Experience: Services Associates – Teachers College Columbia University – New York, NY 01/10/2017 As a member of the Gottesman Libraries, Teachers College Columbia University services team, you will answer reference questions, provide research assistance, and support and promote the activities of this vibrant academic community. You may also participate in creating content for our Education Program, support events in our state of the art Learning Theater, and provide ...
  • Head of Archival Processing – New-York Historical Society – New York, NY 01/10/2017 Overview Job title: Head of Archival Processing Division: Library Reports to: Vice President and Director of the Patricia D. Klingenstein Library The 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. The Society is dedicated to presenting exhibitions and ...
  • Associate Dean of User Services, Outreach, and Assessment – New York University Libraries 01/05/2017 This position leads, shapes, and oversees the programs, strategies and staff that ensure a rich, satisfying library experience for all library users engaged in research, teaching and learning. The Associate Dean is a member of the Libraries’ senior management team, which shares responsibility for planning, budget allocation, and the development and leadership of major strategic ...
  • Electronic Resources Librarian (Library Faculty)– LaGuardia Community College Library, CUNY — Queens, NY 12/19/2016 Type of submission Job Name of event or job or other Electronic Resources Librarian (Library Faculty) — LaGuardia Community College Library, CUNY — Location of event or job New York, NY Date of event closing date: 2/11/17 Website http://cuny.jobs/queens-ny/electronic-resource-librarian-library-faculty-open-rank/E814C12F5B7F4800A169CD33CB64E1EF/job/ Details or description Job posting: Electronic Resources Librarian (Library Faculty Open Rank), LaGuardia Community College Library Posted on behalf of Scott White, Professor & Chief Librarian, LaGuardia Community ...
  • Science Librarian – Stony Brook University– Stony Brook, NY 12/19/2016 Type of submission Job Name of event or job or other Science Librarian Location of event or job Stony Brook University Website http://naples.cc.sunysb.edu/Admin/CampusJob.nsf/987ddc6b836068648525659c0072eafa/d27a7767ebcbabe885258084006b01c6?OpenDocument Details or description Campus Description: Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island’s scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral ...
  • Archivist – NYC Government – NY, NY 12/19/2016 Type of submission Job Name of event or job or other Archivist Location of event or job 31 Chambers Street, New York, NY Website https://a127-jobs.nyc.gov/index_new.html?keyword=archivist Details or description Search for the Job ID # 273392 External Candidates please go to www.nyc.gov/careers Current NYC employees please go to www.nyc.gov/ess NO E-MAILS, PHONE CALLS, FAXES OR PERSONAL INQUIRIES PERMITTED. NOTE: ONLY THOSE CANDIDATES UNDER CONSIDERATION WILL BE CONTACTED. APPOINTMENTS Your contact ...
  • Head, Preservation & Conservation – NYC Government — NY, NY 12/19/2016 Type of submission  Job Name of event or job or other  Head, Preservation & Conservation Location of event or job 31 Chambers Street, New York Ny Date of event post until filled Website https://a127-jobs.nyc.gov/index_new.html?keyword=head%2C+preservation Details or description To Apply Search for the Job ID # 271823 External Candidates please go to www.nyc.gov/careers Current NYC employees please go to www.nyc.gov/ess NO E-MAILS, PHONE CALLS, FAXES OR PERSONAL ...
  • Reference & Instruction Librarian — LIM College — NY, NY 12/12/2016 Type of submission Job Name of event or job or other Reference & Instruction Librarian Location of event or job New York, New York, United States, 10022 Date of event 12/12/2016 Website http://www.Click2Apply.net/x3vgd5zhk5 Details or description LIM College – Where Business Meets Fashion is currently seeking candidates for the position of Reference & Instruction Librarian. GENERAL DESCRIPTION LIM College educates students for success ...
  • Student Success Librarian/Assistant Professor — St. John’s University Libraries — Queens, NY 11/29/2016 St. John’s University Libraries Student Success Librarian/Assistant Professor   Job Description The St. John’s University Libraries seeks an enthusiastic individual to act as its Student Success Librarian.  Reporting to the Dean of Libraries and informed by the University’s strategic priorities for student success and its mission, the Student Success Librarian will collaborate with stakeholders across the university to create ...
  • Scholarly Communication and Data Curation Librarian/Assistant Professor — St. John’s University Libraries — Queens, NY 11/29/2016 St. John’s University Libraries Scholarly Communication and Data Curation Librarian/Assistant Professor   Job Description The St. John’s University Libraries seeks applications from innovative candidates to act as its Scholarly Communication and Data Curation Librarian.  Reporting to the Dean of University Libraries, the Scholarly Communication and Data Curation Librarian will support scholarly communication and data curation endeavors of faculty, researchers, ...
  • Digital Collections Specialist — Adelphi University — Garden City, NY 11/19/2016 Job Title: Digital Collections Specialist Department: Library Grade: 7 FLSA: Exempt Title Position Reports To: Head of the University Archives and Special Collections JOB SUMMARY: The Digital Collections Specialist is based in the department of Archives and Special Collections and will support a wide range of digital projects including the preservation of born-digital records, the digitization of archival and special ...
  • Reference Librarians (Adjunct) — Farmingdale State College — Farmingdale, NY 11/17/2016 Greenley Library at Farmingdale State College is accepting applications for Adjunct Reference librarians for the term beginning January 2017. Successful candidates will provide excellent customer service and reference assistance to students and faculty members in finding library materials, using the library's online resources, and citing sources. Responsibilities include: assisting in-person patrons, answering the reference desk phone and ...
  • Coordinator of Research Services — Iona College Libraries — New Rochelle, NY 11/04/2016 Iona College Libraries seek a dynamic and service oriented individual for the position of Coordinator of Research Services. Reporting to the Assistant Director of Libraries for Public Services and Systems, the successful candidate will possess innovative ideas about undergraduate and graduate research services and a strong interest in supporting student success. This is an administrative, ...
  • Electronic Resources/Systems Librarian – Lehman College – Bronx, NY 10/31/2016 Job Title: Electronic Resources-Systems Librarian (Instructor or Assistant Professor) Job ID: 14380 Location: Lehman College, Bronx, NY Regular/Temporary: Regular CAMPUS-SPECIFIC POSITION DETAILS Lehman College, City University of New York’s only senior college in the Bronx, is classified as an Hispanic-serving Institution. The College primarily serves undergraduate students, preparing them for employment, the professions, and lifelong learning. The teaching load is 21 hours ...
  • Head of Access Services – Lehman College – Bronx, NY 10/31/2016 Job Title: Head of Access Services (Instructor or Assistant Professor) Job ID: 15796 Location: Lehman College, Bronx, NY Regular/Temporary: Regular CAMPUS-SPECIFIC POSITION DETAILS Lehman College, City University of New York’s only senior college in the Bronx, is classified as an Hispanic-serving Institution. The College primarily serves undergraduate students, preparing them for employment, the professions, and lifelong learning. The teaching load is ...
  • Adjunct Reference Librarian – CUNY Graduate Center – New York, NY 10/31/2016 The Graduate Center Library seeks an Adjunct Reference Librarian to work about 20 hours/week in the Fall 2016 semester (ending January 27, 2017), shifting to about 12 hours per week for the Spring 2017 semester. Hours are flexible based on availability and need but will overlap with the reference desk schedule (Mon – Thu 11am ...
  • Research Services Librarian – Sarah Lawrence College – Bronxville, NY 10/28/2016 Job Description The Sarah Lawrence College Library seeks a Research Services Librarian who has a strong commitment to public service and is a highly motivated research support and education professional who enjoys providing both personalized and group library instruction to undergraduate and graduate students in a small academic library. Duties include: Offer library instruction sessions and provide research ...
  • Special Collections Librarian, Coordinator of Reference and Outreach – NYSHA/Fenimore Art Museum & The Farmers’ Museum – New York, NY 10/25/2016 The New York State Historical Association, Fenimore Art Museum, and The Farmers’ Museum seek an innovative, outgoing and highly motivated Special Collections Librarian to join the Research Library team. Acting as a concierge of sorts, the Librarian will coordinate all aspects of reference and outreach and connect users with the institutions’ resources in their many ...
  • Scholarly Subscriptions Adjunct Librarian – Adelphi University – Garden City, NJ 10/25/2016 Adelphi University Libraries is seeking an experienced, knowledgeable, and service-oriented Scholarly Subscriptions Adjunct Librarian to manage the periodical (print and online) ordering and maintenance processes. The incumbent will report to the Dean of Libraries with day-to-day supervision by the Acquisition Strategies Librarian. The position is available immediately for 10-20 hours per week between the hours ...
  • Reference Librarian for the Printed Collections – The New York Historical Society – New York, NY 10/21/2016 The 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 ...
  • Associate Director for Exhibition and Public Program Administration – Library for the Performing Arts – New York, NY 10/21/2016 The Library for the Performing Arts is seeking a Associate Director for Exhibition and Public Program Administration to manage the logistics of it’s free exhibitions and provide support for LPA’s public programs. The Associate Director plays a key role in the development and implementation of LPA’s vision and goals for public engagement. The Associate Director ...
  • Instruction & Technology Librarian – New York Institute of Technology – New York, NY 10/21/2016 NYIT (New York Institute of Technology) is a private, degree-granting, not-for-profit global university, committed to educating the next generation of leaders, inspiring innovation, and advancing applications-oriented research and entrepreneurship. With two campuses in New York (Manhattan and Old Westbury, Long Island), as well as campuses in Nanjing and Beijing, China; Vancouver, Canada; and Abu Dhabi, ...
  • Specialist II/Librarian II – New York Public Library’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture – New York, NY 10/18/2016 Overview The New York Public Library’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture Moving Image and Recorded Sound Division seeks a detail oriented and solution-minded individual to facilitate managing and preserving its world class archival holdings and to serve as a resource and facilitator for public service access. The Moving Image and Recorded Sound Division collects and ...
  • Order Unit Librarian – Columbia University Library – New York, NY 10/17/2016 Columbia University Libraries invites applications and nominations for the position of Order Unit Librarian. Reporting to the Head, Monographs Acquisitions Services, the Order Unit Librarian oversees and administers the management of the Order and Receiving Unit. The Order Unit Librarian directly supervises a staff of four and is the point person for the acquisition of material ...
  • Outreach and Promotion Librarian – Adelphi University – Garden City, NY 10/17/2016 The Outreach and Promotion Librarian will be responsible for coordinating outreach and marketing efforts, developing scholarly library events, and organizing and managing projects, activities, and initiatives designed to promote the services, resources, and collections of Adelphi University Libraries. The Outreach and Promoting Librarian also has an active role in the Adelphi University Libraries’ reference services ...

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

  • Director of Technical Services and Library Systems – State University of New York – Albany, NY 01/19/2017 The University at Albany Libraries (State University of New York, Albany, NY) invite applications and nominations for the position of Director of Technical Services and Library Systems. Reporting to the Dean of University Libraries, this senior administrative position is responsible for all activities related to acquiring information resources for the Libraries’ collections, and creating and ...
  • Head, Research Services – UMass Amherst – Amherst, MA 01/18/2017 UMass Amherst, the flagship campus of the University of Massachusetts system, sits on nearly 1,450 acres in the scenic Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts, 90 miles from Boston and 175 miles from New York City. The campus provides a rich cultural environment in a rural setting close to major urban centers. As the largest publicly funded ...
  • Head of Research and Instructional Services – Binghamton University Libraries – Binghamton, NY 01/13/2017 Binghamton University Libraries is currently accepting applications for the Head of Research and Instructional Services. This position is responsible for the overall direction and management of research and instructional services for the Libraries. Working collaboratively with the Research and Instructional Services Team, the incumbent provides leadership and coordinates the design and implementation of innovative, user-centered ...
  • Science Librarian – Stony Brook University – Stony Brook, NY 01/10/2017 Position Details Descriptive Title: Science Librarian REF#: F-9724-16-12 Budget Title: Senior Assistant Librarian Faculty Position Department: University Library Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC Salary: Commensurate with experience Required Qualifications: MLS or equivalent from an ALA accredited program. Evidence of ability to do research, publication, reference and service consonant with University standards for promotion and tenure. Minimum of one year full time relevant experience in a ...
  • Biomedical and Translational Research Librarian – Stony Brook University – Stony Brook, NY 01/10/2017 Position Details Descriptive Title: Biomedical and Translational Research Librarian REF#: F-9730-16-12 Budget Title: Senior Assistant Librarian/Associate Librarian Faculty Position Department: Library Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC Salary: Commensurate with experience Required Qualifications: ALA accredited Master degree of Library/Information sciences. Master’s degree in a science or health sciences related field. Two or more years of experience as a full-time science or health science librarian in a ...
  • Cataloging and Metadata Librarian — Stony Brook University — Stony Brook, NY 12/19/2016 Type of submission Job Name of event or job or other Cataloging and Metadata Librarian Location of event or job Stony Brook University Website http://naples.cc.sunysb.edu/Admin/CampusJob.nsf/987ddc6b836068648525659c0072eafa/e1e7c4b5e9b28b0785258084005b7e60?OpenDocument Details or description Campus Description: Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island’s scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, ...
  • Director of Collections and Resource Management — Stony Brook University– Stony Brook, NY 12/19/2016 Type of submission Job Name of event or job or other Director of Collections and Resource Management Location of event or job Stony Brook University Website http://naples.cc.sunysb.edu/Admin/CampusJob.nsf/987ddc6b836068648525659c0072eafa/1e21e8d52ec89588852580840067ba43?OpenDocument Details or description Campus Description: Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island’s scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 ...
  • Science Librarian – Stony Brook University– Stony Brook, NY 12/19/2016 Type of submission Job Name of event or job or other Science Librarian Location of event or job Stony Brook University Website http://naples.cc.sunysb.edu/Admin/CampusJob.nsf/987ddc6b836068648525659c0072eafa/d27a7767ebcbabe885258084006b01c6?OpenDocument Details or description Campus Description: Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island’s scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral ...
  • Adjunct Librarian at Westchester Community College (NY) 12/12/2016 Type of submission Job Name of event or job or other Adjunct Librarian Location of event or job Westchester Community College (NY) Website http://www.sunywcc.edu/about/jobshuman-resources/academic-positions ...
  • Web Developer/Designer — University at Albany Libraries (SUNY) — Albany, NY 11/23/2016 The University at Albany Libraries (State University of New York, Albany, NY) seek a service-oriented, creative, collaborative individual to serve as Web Developer/Designer. The successful candidate will have daily responsibility for organizing, maintaining, updating and improving the Libraries’ public websites and staff intranet; integrating a variety of disparate web services and resources seamlessly; creating documentation ...
  • Program Coordinator, Multimedia Literacy — University of Delaware Library — Newark, DE 11/23/2016 The University of Delaware Library seeks a motivated, creative, and service-oriented professional to serve as Program Coordinator, Multimedia Literacy. The position reports to the Head, Multimedia Collections and Services Department, and works in an ever-changing technology-rich public service environment. The deadline to apply is December 7. The Program Coordinator will work collaboratively with instruction librarians and ...
  • Librarian, Lewis Science Library — Princeton University Library — Princeton, NJ 11/16/2016 Librarian, Lewis Science Library Princeton University Library Princeton, New Jersey Requisition 1600980 Princeton University Library is one of the world’s leading research libraries. It employs a dedicated and knowledgeable staff of more than 300 professional and support staff working in a large central library, 9 specialized branches, and 3 storage facilities. Through a combination of exemplary services and world-renowned ...
  • Industrial Relations and Labor Economics Librarian — Princeton University Library — Princeton, New Jersey 11/16/2016 Industrial Relations and Labor Economics Librarian Princeton University Library Princeton, New Jersey Requisition 1601007 Princeton University Library is one of the world’s leading research libraries. It employs a dedicated and knowledgeable staff of more than 300 professional and support staff working in a large central library, 9 specialized branches and 3 storage facilities. Through a combination of exemplar services and world- renowned ...
  • Coordinator of Library Serials & Electronic Resources — Quinsigamond Community College — Worcester, MA 11/16/2016 The Coordinator of Library Electronic Resources and Serials manages electronic resources and serials, including vendor relations, statistical analysis and assessment. Provides reference and instructional services as part of the librarian team. Outreaches and markets the library resources and services. Minimum Qualifications: 1. MLS from an ALA-accredited Library/Information Sciences program 2. Experience managing electronic resources including vendor relations, statistical analysis, and ...
  • Education Librarian — The College of New Jersey — Ewing, NJ 11/14/2016 The Library at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) invites applications for a 12-month, tenure-track Education Librarian. Summary of Responsibilities Provides library services to TCNJ students and faculty, particularly in the School of Education and the Department of Health and Exercise Science. Services include user education, subject-specialized and general reference, and collection development and management of education-related ...
  • Reference / Instruction Librarian – SUNY Oneonta – Oneonta, NY 11/03/2016 State University of New York – Oneonta James M. Milne Library Reference/ Instruction Librarian The James M. Milne Library at the SUNY College at Oneonta invites applications for the position of Reference / Instruction Librarian. This twelve-month, tenure-track librarian will be one of ten academic and three professional staff members. Expectations include providing reference and instruction services to ...
  • Database Maintenance Assistant – Binghamton University Libraries – Binghamton, NY 10/25/2016 The Binghamton University Libraries is looking for a new Database Maintenance Assistant. The Database Maintenance Assistant is responsible for a range of duties related to the updating and correction of records in the Libraries’ online catalog as well as an Electronic Resources Management system. The position is composed of both ongoing assignments as well as ...
  • Library Director – Farmingdale State College – Farmingdale, NY 10/25/2016 About Farmingdale State College Farmingdale State College, a campus of the State University of New York, is a college of applied science and technology with an enrollment of more than 9,000 students. As the largest of SUNY’s colleges of technology, Farmingdale equips students with the resources and critical thinking skills sought by today’s emerging industries through ...
  • Curator of the Latin American and Caribbean Collection – University of Florida – Gainesville, FL 10/21/2016 The Curator of the Latin American and Caribbean Collection (LACC) is a full-time tenure-track library faculty position within the Special and Area Studies Collections Department, responsible for overall management and development of the LACC holdings, programs, priority initiatives, and personnel. The Curator of LACC provides strategic vision and overall management for a preeminent collection at the ...
  • Librarian – Mathematics/Natural Sciences Library at the Institute for Advanced Study – Princeton, NJ 10/18/2016 Position Duties and Responsibilities Serve as the administrative lead for the School of Mathematics/Natural Sciences Library (90%) Maintain and supervise the overall operations of the libraries in Fuld and Bloomberg Hall and the basement of the HS/SS Library to ensure the continued and immediate access of faculty to various books and journals. Work with the Faculty on determining matters ...
  • Head of Printed Acquisitions – Yale University Library – New Haven, CT 10/13/2016 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, and Music. Position Focus Reporting to ...
  • Head of Metadata and Cataloging – Colgate University Libraries, Colgate University Libraries – Hamilton NY, 09/21/2016 The Colgate University Libraries seek a collaborative, experienced, forward-thinking leader as the Head of Metadata & Cataloging Services. Reporting to the University Librarian, the ideal candidate will provide experienced leadership in planning, creation, and management of metadata and cataloging services, authority control processes, and bibliographic maintenance activities for items and collections purchased/acquired, subscribed, or created ...

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