Library IT Jobs: Information Systems Librarian at Queen’s University Library

The Queen's University Library is recruiting an Information Systems Librarian.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

The Information Systems Librarian furthers the development, delivery, assessment and support of information systems and data stores for which the Library is responsible. This position reports to the Head of Library Systems and works under the guidance of an Associate University Librarian in a team-based environment.

Library IT Jobs: Technology Coordinator at Washington and Lee University

The Washington and Lee University's Leyburn Library is recruiting a Technology Coordinator.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

Reporting to the Head of Public Services, the Technology Coordinator will manage the content and design of the library's expanding Web presence, promote Web standards and coordinate usability assessment. The position works closely with other members of the Public Services staff and colleagues in the Academic Technologies Department to integrate library information systems with campus systems. This includes responsibility for the library Web server, the ILLiad interlibrary loan system, the campus blogging system, and EZProxy, as well as participation in the administration of W&L's Sakai course management system. This position also works with the Innovative Interfaces coordinator in developing the library's OPAC. The Technology Coordinator will assist in implementing W&L's institutional repository and other opportunities for developing campus digital asset management systems. The successful candidate will collaborate with subject librarians and faculty to plan and promote library instruction, serve on library and college committees, and benefit from numerous continuing education and professional development opportunities. He or she may also participate in reference services and collection development.

Library IT Jobs: Systems/Electronic Resources Librarian at Pratt Institute

The Pratt Institute Libraries are recruiting a Systems/Electronic Resources Librarian.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

Under the supervision of the Director of Libraries work in a collaborative environment within the Systems team which is responsible for the overall management and support of the Millennium integrated library system and other library applications in the Pratt Institute Libraries. This is a full-time 12 month per year tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor rank.

Library IT Jobs: Systems Librarian at San Jacinto College

The San Jacinto College Central Campus Library is recruiting a Systems Librarian.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

Manages the Millennium (III) Integrated Library System. Plans and implements upgrades for the Integrated Library System. Serves as District liaison with Innovative Interfaces Inc. Trains staff at all District libraries for the Millennium System. Assists in developing new electronic resources in close cooperation with the public services librarians in support of public services. Acts as technical contact for electronic database vendors and the TexShare Library Consortium. Manages and updates Library website. Serves as a liaison between the District libraries and Information Technology Services. Some reference duties including library orientations, bibliographic instruction and reference services.

Library IT Jobs: Web Services Librarian at Golden Gate University

The Golden Gate University Library is recruiting a Web Services Librarian.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

As leader of the Library Web Team, this librarian works collegially with others:

  • Coordinates the creation and management of the online content presented on the University Library's Web properties.
  • Analyzes current content, as well as anticipating future content needs, and adjusts web information accordingly.
  • Assesses effectiveness and usability of website; identifies improvements that consider the various needs and learning styles of GGU students and faculty.


Library IT Jobs: Web Services Librarian at Tulane University

The Howard-Tilton Memorial Library at Tulane University is recruiting a Web Services Librarian.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

The Web Services Librarian is an innovative and service-oriented librarian who takes overall responsibility for the Library’s main website, including oversight of content and design; plans future redesigns and innovations to the site; engages in usability testing and other assessments of the website; and coordinates and facilitates the development of access to web content and services from library departments. The librarian works closely with a Web Steering Committee comprised of representatives from units around the library, and supervises a full-time web programmer. This librarian also coordinates digitization projects library-wide, setting standards for the creation of content and metadata, and represents the library to other groups around campus and the region engaged in the creation of digital collections. Reporting to the Director of Public Services, the librarian shares reference duties with other librarians and participates in the library’s instruction program. The librarian may also participate in collection development.


Library IT Jobs: Library Technology Management and Services Librarian at Texas Tech University

The Texas Tech University Libraries are recruiting a Library Technology Management and Services Librarian.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

Exemplifies collaborative, productive, and results-oriented work performance, attitude, and ethics with minimal supervision in a team-oriented environment. Conducts library technology research, enabling interpretive development and evolution of library technology services, resources, and processes. Plans, collaborates, and otherwise participates in LTMS faculty outreach activities to develop beneficial technology partnerships. Collaborates with the Library Communications and Marketing Office and the LTMS Teams on Library technology marketing initiatives, programs, and associated activities. Serves as a member on (or as a technology resource to) library committees, teams, and task forces as appropriate. Supports, sustains, and interdependently fulfills the LTMS Research and Development (R&D) Team Charge. May provide up to 5% of working time in a tier 3 consulting role toward day-to-day support and maintenance of technology systems and services. May serve as a mentor, coach, trainer, or instructor within the University Library or the LTMS department. May serve, in a rotational manner, as the Lead of the R&D Team. Serves the University Library Mission, Vision, and Values in alignment with the Library Strategic Plan. Follows established University policies and procedures. Reports to the R&D Team Lead. Supports and sustains the Library’s administrative leadership.


Library IT Jobs: Lead Information Technology Specialist at Library Of Congress

The Library Of Congress is recruiting a Lead Information Technology Specialist.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

The Lead IT Specialist (Application Development and Infrastructure) is responsible for application design and configuration, testing, writing documentation of application and functions and making recommendations for purchases of specialized hardware and associated software as needed, as related to web site content that conforms to W3C and Section 508 accessibility standards. Additional responsibilities include troubleshooting and development of new code and the maintenance of existing web site content.


Library IT Jobs: Systems Librarian at the University of Michigan-Dearborn

The Mardigian Library of the University of Michigan-Dearborn is recruiting a Systems Librarian.

Here's an excerpt from ad:

Responsible for the operation, design, support, upgrade, integration, ongoing maintenance, and administration of a variety of library technologies, including hardware and specialized library applications and systems and in particular the Mardigian Library's Innovative Interfaces integrated library system, its public website, authentication and security systems, and various licensed databases and products. This position provides both staff and public user support including desk top support and staff training; coordinates the library's electronic systems and activities with the university's information technology services; and plans, implements, and evaluates new or expanded electronic/digital services. In the first year, this person will provide approximately 20 per cent effort in central web development support for the campus.

Library IT Jobs: Digital Services Librarian at Rollins College

Rollins College's Olin Library is recruiting a Digital Services Librarian.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

Under the direction of the Head of Digital Services & Systems, the Digital Services Librarian will work with the Digital Services & Systems department and the rest of the library to plan, implement, integrate, and maintain digital systems including the SirsiDynix Symphony ILS, the Serials Solutions Knowledge base, and 360 Suite, the library's web presence, EZProxy, ILLiad, RefWorks, ContentDM, and a number of third-party vendor online resources. The successful candidate will also assist library users, faculty, and staff in the use of the library's digital systems and, like all full time librarians at Rollins, will participate in reference service, instruction, and liaison with academic departments.

Library IT Jobs: Systems/Reference Librarian at California Institute of Integral Studies

The California Institute of Integral Studies Library is recruiting a Systems/Reference Librarian.

Here's an excerpt from ad:

  • Serving as primary technical support for Library staff and patrons on research databases, online electronic journals, and library automation (including Library’s catalog and circulation system, z39.50 server and proxy server).
  • Maintaining, updating, developing and evaluating the Library's extensive Web site.
  • Serving as liaison with library software and online/electronic resource providers, gathering pertinent information, identifying opportunities and problems, and proposing solutions.
  • Providing individual and group research assistance to Library patrons, from bachelor’s completion through faculty level, at the reference desk, over the telephone and through email. As a member of the reference team, participate in designing instructional and informational programs.
  • Playing a key role in the process of acquiring and implementing a new library ILS.
  • On a day-to-day basis, serving as liaison to the Institute’s Information Technology Services unit; and serving as Library’s channel of communication on repairs and upkeep of computer equipment.
  • Staying current with advances in applicable library technology and online and electronic resources; advising colleagues and director on developments in these areas, and making recommendations for Library action when appropriate.

Library IT Jobs: Head, Library Systems Support Department at University of Delaware

The University of Delaware Library is recruiting a Head, Library Systems Support Department.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

Reporting to the Assistant Director for Library Computing Systems, the successful candidate will be involved in challenging information technology activities in a rapidly evolving environment. As one of 9.5 FTE in the Library Computing Systems Division, will oversee the maintenance and support of the ALEPH 500 integrated library system and the maintenance and support of end-user computing systems. Will work closely with the Coordinator, Library Data and Server Support, in the provision and support of electronic library resources. Responsibilities include supervision of 3 professional and 2 support staff. The Department has responsibility for maintenance and support of over 400 PC's installed in Library, support of DELCAT and WorldCat Local, and maintenance and development of Library website ( Collection development responsibilities with faculty liaison in a subject area may be assigned.

Library IT Jobs: Web Management Librarian at University of Houston-Downtown

The University of Houston-Downtown Library is recruiting a Web Management Librarian.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

  • Analyzes customer's needs and creates content for the library website in collaboration with subject librarians;
  • Coordinates the implementation of library databases, proxy servers, and other web-based technologies;
  • Provides reference services and one-on-one instruction in use of library resources in person, through telephone, e-mail, chat and WebCT bulletin board system to a diverse clientele including students, faculty and other affiliated patrons;
  • Serves as subject librarian and faculty liaison, performing collection development through review, selection and marketing of library resources;
  • Provides library instruction in both classroom and online settings; and
  • All other duties as assigned.

Library IT Jobs: Systems Librarian at Wake Forest

The Z. Smith Reynolds Library at Wake Forest University is recruiting a Systems Librarian.

Here's an excerpt from the ad (choose "Click here to browse staff employment opportunities," "Search Postings," select "Systems Librarian" under "Job Title"):

The Systems Librarian will design and implement computer-based information systems for the library. Perform system analysis and application development to facilitate use of technology in library. Consults and collaborates with staff and faculty on library Information Technology initiatives. Provides support to faculty, staff and students on library-related systems, software, and hardware. Provide user instruction for students, faculty, and University community. Serves as the library liaison and subject specialist for departments as needed. This is a twelve month position, with Library Faculty status and rank, reporting to the Assistant Head, Technology Services.

Library IT Jobs: Library Technology Services Leader at North Carolina State

The North Carolina State University Libraries are recruiting a Library Technology Services Leader.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

The Library Technology Services Leader provides direction for the library's technology service program, including customer service, technology planning, and resource administration. She or he supervises five IT staff members and manages a program supporting a full range of library IT services including cross-platform desktop hardware and software, network services, multimedia technologies, IT training, and small- to medium-scale application development of library technologies. The incumbent develops and implements customer service agreements with library departments. She or he works closely with the staff of the Learning Commons and the campus Office of Information Technology on development and management of patron computing services throughout the Libraries. Position responsibilities include researching leading edge technologies and service innovations and integrating them into the library environment. The incumbent participates in library planning and serves on library-wide committees, task forces, and teams. NCSU librarians are expected to be active professionally and to contribute to developments in the field. Reports to the Head of Information Technology.

Library IT Jobs: Director of Resource Services/Information Technology at Boston Public

Boston Public Library is recruiting a Director of Resource Services/Information Technology.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

The Director reports to the Library President and is a member of the Library's Administrative Council. This position provides direction, oversight and management of the IT Division. A total of 14 FTE library staff work in the Division. The Director is responsible for the effective and efficient delivery of library services to the residents of Boston consistent with the Library's mission, goals, and services priorities. The Director will direct and oversee the implementation of the Library's technology plan and will participate in the development of the Library's long-term strategic planning initiative. The Director will foster a public service environment where the Central Library and branch libraries are true partners in delivery of online services to library users, as well as harness technology and staff creativity to deliver information services when and where the customer wants them. Other responsibilities include establishing performance benchmarks for projects and staff with a focus on employee engagement, fostering a positive work environment and developing operational efficiencies.

Library IT Jobs: Senior Systems Analyst at UT San Antonio Library

The University of Texas at San Antonio Library is recruiting a Senior Systems Analyst.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

  • Incumbent will design, administer and maintain the UTSA Library public web sites and internal web pages.
  • Implement accessible standards-based XHTML/CSS, JavaScript and PHP.
  • Provide relational DBMS support to dynamically generated pages; meet and consult with web content providers.
  • Collaborate and consult with the library staff to identify project needs; troubleshoot and provide problem resolution to users and staff on the use of web applications.
  • Research and evaluate alternative technologies with the capability of recommending the best options to address library needs, and implement the newest technologies after receiving approval.
  • Supervises one or more Systems Analysts in the department.

Library IT Jobs: Library Systems Officer at Royal Holloway, University of London

Library Services at Royal Holloway, University of London is recruiting a Library Systems Officer (2 year fixed-term post).

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

You will play a vital role in a small team maintaining and developing the suite of Library systems and applications essential to the delivery of vital front-line services in a physical and online Library environment. You will work closely with IT Services on projects to deliver an integrated set of web services linked into key university-wide systems and repositories.

Library IT Jobs: Director of Information Technology at Rutgers

The Rutgers University Libraries are recruiting a Director of Information Technology.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

  • Reports to the Associate University Librarian for Digital Library Systems.
  • Provides vision, leadership, and management of the Integrated Information Systems Department, a 14-person department.
  • Is responsible for policies, procedures, selection, installation, and management of integrated information systems hardware and software, including integrated library system software, Windows networking, digital mass storage, servers, workstations, and peripherals for a three-campus library system.
  • Leads cross-departmental teams in specifying, selecting, purchasing, and installing hardware and software to meet the diverse research and education needs of the libraries' users-the faculty and staff of Rutgers University.
  • Manages the libraries' main computer facility, housing systemwide servers and digital mass storage system.
  • Has primary responsibility for the design, implementation, and management of the libraries' Drupal-enabled website, the SirsiDynix Integrated Library System, and the production Fedora repository system.
  • Proposes policy and sets procedures for information management, including security and maintenance of the libraries' digital information resources.
  • Leads the web services team and will provide leadership in a large-scale redesign of the website to reflect the user experience.
  • Provides leadership to the libraries' preparations for migration to an open library management system in the next two years.

Library IT Jobs: Electronic Resources and Systems Librarian at Columbus State University

The Columbus State University Libraries are recruiting an Electronic Resources and Systems Librarian.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

Columbus State University Libraries is seeking a knowledgeable, enthusiastic, service-oriented individual to serve as electronic resources and systems librarian. Duties focus on oversight of the libraries' computer technology environment and include providing advice, guidance and information on library computer technology needs; computer troubleshooting within the libraries; administering the library management system (Voyager); maintenance of the libraries' web site; handling of licensing, installation and implementation of electronic resources, and training of library faculty and others in the use of same; and compilation of statistics.

Library IT Jobs: Head of Library Systems and Information Transfer Services

Muhlenberg College's Trexler Library is recruiting a Head of Library Systems and Information Transfer Services.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

Muhlenberg College, Trexler Library is seeking a dynamic manager for the LSITS team providing services for access, linking, and automation services. A Master's degree from an ALA-accredited program OR Master's degree in an appropriate computer and information science field, and four years of professional systems (III Millennium preferred) experience in an academic library, or equivalent, required. Experience managing personnel, and providing direct automation and web design services is crucial to success. Knowledge of library functions, product integration, industry standards, and policy planning development is essential.

Library IT Jobs: Systems Librarian/Technologist at Union Institute & University

The Union Institute & University Gary Library is recruiting a Systems Librarian/Technologist.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

Union Institute & University, a national university for adult learners offering programs of study leading to bachelor’s, master's and doctoral degrees is seeking an experienced individual for a combination Systems Librarian / Technologist position vacancy at its Montpelier Vermont academic center. Primary responsibilities include management and maintenance of library automation technologies, including proxy server, EOS integrated library system, research database web links, link resolver tools, and other electronic resources and utilities. This person will also share in the design and maintenance of the library website and will troubleshoot library software and network/server problems. S/he will work to bring new technologies to library users and will provide training in same. S/he will also serve as our university’s Computer Services staff liaison for its three Vermont academic centers by maintaining/updating computer lab pcs, staff and faculty office pcs, and related office productivity equipment.

Library IT Jobs: Associate University Librarian Information Systems & Technical Services at University of Lethbridge

The University of Lethbridge Library is recruiting an Associate University Librarian Information Systems & Technical Services.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

In consultation with the UL, leads the development of Information Systems, and Technical Services.

  • Works closely with the AUL Client Services and Facilities to: ensure design, support and delivery of services that support client needs such as Web and OPAC development, and digitization priorities; create cross-divisional task groups and teams.
  • Responsible for managing, planning and leading the development of systems, staff and resources that support the access and delivery of content.
  • Responsible for the development of assessment and management information systems.
  • Coordinates and manages acquisitions budgets.
  • Evaluates ISTS librarians and assists supervisors in the evaluation of staff and resolution of personnel related issues.
  • Develops internal and external relationships and partnerships.
  • Participates in the overall management of the Library and is a member of the Leadership team.

Library IT Jobs: Integrated Library System Systems Librarian at Idaho State

The Eli M. Oboler Library at Idaho State University is recruiting an Integrated Library System Systems Librarian.

Here's an excerpt from the ad:

Administers the Library's Integrated Library System (ILS) and web site. Advises and collaborates with colleagues concerning effective use of theses library systems. Works in a collegial environment to provide expertise in the application of emerging information technologies to the library environment.