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Current New York Metro Area Academic and Research Library Jobs

  • Deputy Director for Research & Collections Services – NYPL Library for the Performing Arts, New York, NY 09/21/2016 The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts (LPA) has been an essential provider of information, ideas, inspiration, and education for people worldwide for more than 50 years. LPA is a unique combination of scholarly research center and circulating public library housed in one building located on the campus of Lincoln Center, the world’s ...
  • Institutional Archivist (Instructor or Assistant Professor), LaGuardia Community College Library, CUNY, New York, NY 09/21/2016 LaGuardia Community College is seeking an Institutional Archivist Librarian responsible for organizing, maintaining, and providing access – both physical and digital – to the Institutional Archives of the College. The Institutional Archivist acquires material for the Archives including photographs, course proposals, memos, correspondences, and other documents relating to the internal functions of the College. ...
  • Instructor/Assistant, Associate or Full Professor – Emerging Technology and Systems Librarian, BMCC, CUNY, NY, NY 09/19/2016 Job ID: 15513 FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT: A. Philip Randolph Memorial Library at the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) is growing and would like to attract new faculty members who will share and contribute to the growth process. We invite applications for an Instructor/Assistant, Associate or Full Professor position in Emerging Technology and Systems Librarian. The Borough of Manhattan ...
  • Emerging Technology and Systems Librarian, Borough of Manhattan Community College, CUNY, NY, NY 09/19/2016 FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT A. Philip Randolph Memorial Library at the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) is growing and would like to attract new faculty members who will share and contribute to the growth process. We invite applications for an Instructor/Assistant, Associate or Full Professor position in Emerging Technology and Systems Librarian. The Borough of Manhattan Community ...
  • Part-Time Saturday Librarian, LIM College, midtown Manhattan, NY 09/09/2016 LIM College – Where Business Meets Fashion is currently seeking candidates for the position of Part-Time Saturday Librarian. GENERAL DESCRIPTION LIM College educates students for success in the global business of fashion and its many related industries. Located in midtown Manhattan – the fashion capital of the world – and devoted exclusively to the study of business ...
  • Adjunct Reference Librarian, SUNY Old Westbury Library, Long Island, New York 09/09/2016 SUNY Old Westbury Library POSITION DESCRIPTION AND DUTIES: Adjunct Reference Librarian The Adjunct Reference Librarian will work part-time during the Fall 2016 & Spring 2017 semester. The selected candidate will perform general reference to assist students and faculty at the reference desk; perform chat reference, and other duties as assigned. Schedule: 10-12 hours/week. Schedule : one evening shift and ...
  • Project Cataloging Specialist, Rare Books — Princeton University Library — Princeton, NJ 08/31/2016 Position Title: Project Cataloging Specialist, Rare Books Department: Library-Rare Books & Special Collections Requisition Number: 1600688 Job Code Title: Associate Professional Specialist The Princeton University Library is one of the world’s leading research libraries, serving a diverse community of 5,200 undergraduates, 2,700 graduate students, 1,200 faculty members, and many visiting scholars. Its holdings include more than 9 million printed ...
  • Technologist C — Fashion Institute of Technology — New York, NY 08/23/2016 Job Description: PURPOSE OF THE JOB Provide public service desk coverage and support the unit’s mission and daily operations, update and create content for the unit’s web pages. This position is responsible for opening the Library Mondays-Fridays. Customer Service Answer patron queries in person or on the phone, regarding library resources, services and campus information Page materials requested by library ...
  • Health Sciences Librarian — Stony Brook University — Stony Brook, NY 08/23/2016 Descriptive Title: Health Sciences Librarian REF#: F-9682-16-08 Budget Title: Senior Assistant/Associate Librarian Faculty Position Department: University Libraries Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC Salary: Commensurate with experience Required Qualifications: MLS or equivalent from an ALA accredited program. Evidence of the ability to do research, publication and service consonant with University standards for promotion and tenure. Minimum of one year full ...
  • Director for Collections and Resource Management — Stony Brook University — Stony Brook, NY 08/17/2016 Descriptive Title: Director for Collections and Resource Management REF#: F-9619-16-03 Budget Title: Senior Assistant/Associate Librarian Faculty Position Department: University Libraries Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC Salary: Commensurate with experience Required Qualifications: Master’s Degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited institution or equivalent combination of education and experience. Three to five years of significant experience in acquisitions, cataloging, metadata ...
  • Part-Time Reference Librarian — College of Staten Island, CUNY — New York, NY 08/11/2016 The College of Staten Island, a senior college of the City University of New York, seeks an energetic, highly motivated part-time Reference Librarian for weekday daytime hours for ten (10) hours per week. The successful candidate must have a strong public service orientation and an ability to respond to the reference needs of both students ...
  • Head of Health Sciences Library — Stony Brook University — Stony Brook, NY 08/10/2016 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 students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff. SBU is a comprehensive research-intensive university and a member ...
  • Research and Instruction Librarian — Yeshiva University — New York, NY 08/06/2016 RESEARCH AND INSTRUCTION LIBRARIAN (Beren Campus) THE POSITION: The Research and Instruction Librarian will support student learning by developing and delivering innovative library instruction programs; by providing research education services, both in-person and virtually, by incorporating appropriate technologies; and by envisioning and executing digital projects, including subject guides, to facilitate instruction, learning, and research. POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES: • Perform professional ...
  • Head of Southampton Library — Stony Brook University — Stony Brook, NY 08/04/2016 Descriptive Title: Head of Southampton Library REF#: F-9675-16-08 Budget Title: Senior Assistant Librarian Faculty Position Department: University Libraries Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC Salary: Commensurate with experience Required Qualifications: ALA-accredited MLS or MLIS degree. Minimum of two years of library experience in an academic or research library. Knowledge of access services and reference. Strong evidence of ability to ...
  • EdLab Services Associate – Gottesman Libraries, , Teachers College Columbia University – New York, NY 07/25/2016 Gottesman Libraries, Teachers College Columbia University is seeking EdLab Services Associates. As a member of the 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 ...
  • Open Collections Librarian (Assistant Professor) – Baruch College – New York, NY 07/25/2016 Open Collections Librarian (Assistant Professor) Job ID: 15253 Location: Baruch College Full/Part Time: Full-Time Regular/Temporary: Regular FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT The Open Collections Librarian serves as a specialist and leader in the development of collections, services, and new initiatives at Baruch College regarding open educational resources and open access scholarship, including the management of open data for research. This position promotes the ...
  • Digital Production Editor – New York University – New York, NY 07/25/2016 Position Summary This position will work on a grant-funded project to create richly tagged online publications. Reporting to the project manager for the Enhanced Networked Monographs project, this position will have several components: work with a software developer and the project team to refine a set of terms from a large set of digital scholarly books; ...
  • Director for Collections and Resource Management – Stony Brook University – Stony Brook, NY 07/25/2016 Descriptive Title: Director for Collections and Resource Management REF#: F-9619-16-03 Budget Title: Senior Assistant/Associate Librarian Faculty Position Department: University Libraries Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC Salary: Commensurate with experience 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 ...
  • Digital Learning and Instruction Librarian (Part‐Time, Approximately 20 hours a week) – Swirbul Library, Garden City NJ 07/12/2016 RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides face-to-face/ online library instruction sessions and conducts virtual /in-person consultations. Creates online subject guides and other course-specific research resources for undergraduate and graduate level courses especially in subject areas such as Education, Nursing and Social Work in collaboration with library and teaching faculty. Contributes to the investigation and application of new instructional techniques, pedagogies, and technologies ...
  • Technology Loan Service Specialist- Baruch College (CUNY) – New York, NY 07/11/2016 POSITION DETAILS Reporting to the Access Services Manager at Baruch College’s William and Anita Newman Library, the Technology Loan Service Specialist manages the operation of the library’s technology loan service, which circulates laptops, calculators, digital cameras, video recorders, and other portable devices. Trains and coaches full-time and part-time staff to provide exceptional customer service. Works at ...
  • Substitute Science Librarian – Lehman College (CUNY) – New York, NY 07/11/2016 FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT Reporting to the Head of Reference, the Science Librarian serves as liaison to four departments in Lehman’s School of Natural and Social Sciences: Biological Sciences; Chemistry; Earth, Environmental, and Geospacial Sciences; Physics and Astronomy. The Science Librarian contributes innovative library instruction, research consultations, and manages print, electronic, and multimedia resources in consultation with discipline ...
  • Instructional Services Librarian, Pace University, New York City campus, New York, NY 06/29/2016 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 skills to undergraduate and graduate students in a variety of programs ...
  • Adjunct Librarian-Reference, Lehman College, CUNY – Bronx, NY 06/16/2016 CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK JOB OPPORTUNITY        Lehman College, Bronx, New York Title:  Adjunct Librarian-Reference Location/Department:  Library College Website:  http://www.lehman.edu Closing Date:  Until filled ­ review of applications will begin immediately POSITION DESCRIPTION AND DUTIES The Adjunct Reference Librarian will work part-time during the Fall 2016 semester. The candidate will perform general reference to support students and faculty at the ...

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

  • 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 ...
  • Subject Librarian for Anthropology, Geography and Planning, and Communication, University at Albany, SUNY, Albany, NY 09/21/2016 The University at Albany Libraries (State University of New York, Albany, NY) seek an enthusiastic, knowledgeable, creative librarian to serve as the Subject Librarian for Anthropology, Geography and Planning, and Communication. Other subject responsibilities may be assigned contingent on the successful candidate’s qualifications and institutional needs. Responsibilities: • Serves as the subject liaison to the assigned departments ...
  • Reference and Instruction Librarian, Sojourner Truth Library at SUNY New Paltz, New Paltz, NY 09/19/2016 The Sojourner Truth Library at the State University of New York at New Paltz invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Librarian position. Working within the Research and Education Team of librarians, the candidate will provide reference and instruction services to students and faculty at SUNY New Paltz. These services include, but aren’t limited to: Provision ...
  • Director of Library Information Technology, Yale University Library, New Haven, CT 09/09/2016 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: The ...
  • Associate Dean and Fackler Director of the Health Science Center Libraries — George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida — Gainesville, FL 08/30/2016 The University of Florida’s George A. Smathers Libraries invites applications and nominations for the position, Associate Dean and Fackler Director of the Health Science Center Libraries. The Associate Dean and Fackler Director of the Health Science Center (HSC) Libraries is a tenure track faculty position that provides leadership and vision for HSC Libraries. The Fackler Director ...
  • Architecture Librarian — George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida — Gainesville, FL 08/26/2016 The University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries seeks a creative and service-oriented Architecture Librarian. The Architecture Librarian is a tenure track library faculty member who will provide reference assistance, instruction, outreach and collection management to support the faculty and student populations and the academic programs and research centers associated with the UF College of ...
  • Associate Librarian, Public Services — Rakow Research Library, Corning Museum of Glass — Corning, NY 08/23/2016 As part of a collaborative and collegial Rakow Research Library administrative team and in cooperation with the Chief Librarian, the Associate Librarian, Public Services provides a vision for public services and resources to enhance the Rakow Library’s mission. Oversees all aspects of the Library’s public services and supervises Public Services team members. Manages and provides ...
  • Library Technology and Digital Experiences Librarian — Muhlenberg College — Allentown, PA 08/23/2016 Library Technology and Digital Experiences Librarian (Job #1625) Muhlenberg College seeks a dynamic, collegial, and enthusiastic librarian to manage and shape library technology and digital experiences through discovery, access, and information services for Trexler Library. An ALA-accredited Master’s degree in library or information science, or an appropriate graduate-level degree in a computer and/or information technology field ...
  • Subject Librarian for Anthropology, Geography and Planning, and Communication — SUNY Albany — Albany, NY 08/06/2016 The University at Albany Libraries (State University of New York, Albany, NY) seek an enthusiastic, knowledgeable, creative librarian to serve as the Subject Librarian for Anthropology, Geography and Planning, and Communication. Other subject responsibilities may be assigned contingent on the successful candidate’s qualifications and institutional needs. Responsibilities: • Serves as the subject liaison to the assigned departments and ...
  • Associate Director, Medical Library — Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library, Yale University — New Haven, CT 08/02/2016 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: The ...
  • Serials Coordinator – University at Albany – Albany, NY 07/28/2016 The University at Albany Libraries (State University of New York, Albany, NY) seek a detail-oriented information professional to oversee the Serials Services Unit. The unit orders, checks in, and claims all continuation orders (monographic series, serials and periodicals) and prepares renewal invoices for payment. The successful candidate will place orders for titles in print and ...
  • Web Developer/Designer – University at Albany – Albany, NY 07/28/2016 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 ...
  • Coordinator of Evening & Weekend Services- Bergen Community College – Paramus, NJ 07/18/2016 About the position: The Coordinator of Evening & Weekend Services – Library will coordinate the general administration and operations of the library services, ensuring policy adherence and workflow coordination of the Paramus and Lyndhurst library locations during evening hours and on weekends. This position will be responsible for circulation, reserve and reference assistance; provide schedule coordination, ...
  • Regional Government Documents Librarian – University of Florida – Gainesville, FL 07/12/2016 The Regional Government Documents Librarian is a tenure track library faculty position in the Humanities and Social Sciences Library (Library West). The scope of the collections include federal, state, and international documents as the Smathers Libraries at the University of Florida Libraries are designated as a depository for the publications of the United States Government, ...
  • Continuing Resources Librarian – University of Florida – Gainesville, FL 07/12/2016 The Continuing Resources Librarian is a tenure track library faculty position in the Cataloging and Discovery Services (CatDS) department, responsible for cataloging and metadata maintenance of serials and other continuing resources. Essential responsibilities include serving as principal serials cataloger and CONSER coordinator for the Libraries; training and overseeing the work of others in continuing resources ...
  • Digital Collections Infrastructure Developer – Seton Hall University – South Orange, NJ 07/12/2016 Duties and Responsibilities: Performs advanced technical and creative work essential to the University Libraries collections, services, and digital initiatives. Develop and implement digital library applications across multiple environments and operating platforms, including: tools for library web content management, digital collection repositories, and collection management. The Developer manages technical projects and assures that deadlines are met and ...
  • Associate Director & Medical Education Coordinator – Robert Wood Johnson Library of the Health Sciences – New Brunswick, NJ 07/11/2016 RESPONSIBILITIES: Administers the Robert Wood Johnson Library of the Health Sciences, providing academic support to the faculty, students and staff of the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and the other New Brunswick and Piscataway-based Rutgers Biomedical Health Sciences (RBHS) academic, research and clinical programs. Manages all operations of the Library, provides budgetary control, personnel recruitment and ...
  • Health Sciences Liaison Librarian, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 06/29/2016 The George A. Smathers Libraries seeks a creative and service-oriented liaison librarian at the Health Science Center Library. The Health Sciences Liaison Librarian provides reference assistance and consultations, instruction, outreach, and collection management for the College of Dentistry and assigned departments in the College of Medicine and participates in inter-professional education initiatives at the Health ...
  • Engineering Librarian, Marston Science Library, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 06/29/2016 The Marston Science Library at the University of Florida seeks a creative and service-oriented liaison librarian to join their dynamic and diverse team. The Engineering Librarian is a tenure track library faculty position. Responsibilities include providing reference assistance, instruction, outreach, and collection management to support programs dependent upon the engineering sciences, and coordinating services provided ...
  • Subject Librarian for Pharmacy and Nursing, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY 06/29/2016 Binghamton University Libraries, Binghamton, New York, is currently accepting applications for Subject Librarian for Pharmacy and Nursing. This tenure track position serves as the liaison for the developing School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (School of Pharmacy) and the Decker School of Nursing (DSON) as well as being a member of the Libraries’ Research and ...
  • Kaplanoff Librarian for American History, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06/29/2016 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 ...
  • Archives & Special Collections Librarian, Union College, Schenectady, NY 06/29/2016 Summary Reporting to the Head of Special Collections, the Archives & Special Collections Librarian is responsible for evaluating, appraising, describing and preserving the College’s institutional records, including the archival collections associated with the College’s Adirondack Research Library. The Archives & Special Collections Librarian prepares finding aids and other access tools, such as EAD guides, in accordance ...
  • Head, Beinecke Library Digital Services Unit, Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Yale University, New Haven CT 06/10/2016 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: Under ...

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