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On-Call Librarian / Schoolcraft
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- Provide orientations and tours to
classes, faculty students, and other individuals and groups
- Create information library publications
for distribution to library users, including leaflets,
handouts, and electronic newsletters.
- Serving assigned nights and weekends as
specified in the posting under which the person was
- Responsible for library operations when
the only Librarian on duty.
- Assist users in locating information
needed to write papers, do presentations, give speeches, and
be successful in classes.
- Instruct users on how to locate books,
periodicals and other library resources.
- Advise users on how to access needed
resources in other area libraries/institutions.
- Attend and participate in scheduled
departmental and divisional meetings during assigned hours.
- Participate in pertinent growth
- Performance of other professional
duties as assigned.
- Master's Degree in Library Science from
an ALA accredited library program and two (2) years of
experience as a reference or public services librarian,
preferably in an academic library.
- Good communication and interpersonal
- Ability to establish and maintain
successful working relationships with faculty, students and
- Online library system experience.
- Preferred Qualifications Physical
Requirements Salary $24/hour Work Hours 8-10 hours/week;
flexiblePosting Number ACO106P Open Date 08/14/2018 Close
Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to
ApplicantsA current Cover letter, resume and unofficial
transcript will be required at the end of the application
- Failure to upload required documents
will result in an incomplete application.
- Supplemental Questions - Required
fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- Documents Needed To Apply - Required
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University -- Associate/Professor and Director for OUWB
Director for OUWB Medical Library
Requisition No. 0000617
Job Description Summary
OU COVID-19 VACCINATION
COVID-19 vaccinations are now required for all Oakland
University students, faculty and
Reporting dually to the Dean of the
Oakland University Libraries and the Dean of the Oakland
University William Beaumont (OUWB) School of Medicine, the
Director of the Medical Library Program is responsible for the
overall operations of library services to medical school
students, faculty, and staff and for the continued development
and oversight of the Medical Library Program. The Program
Director works with the administrations of both the Oakland
University Libraries and the OUWB School of Medicine to
provide state-of-the art services, space, and resources to
support the curriculum and mission of the OUWB School of
Medicine and fulfill the accreditation requirements of the
Medical school librarians are
tenure-track faculty in the ‘library focus’ track in the
Department of Foundational Medical Studies (FMS). The academic
appointment in FMS will provide the academic base in OUWB; in
this role the faculty member will report to the Chair of FMS.
The Director of the Medical Library Program oversees
curricular and extra-curricular library-related activities of
library focus faculty and works collaboratively with the FMS
Department Chair regarding teaching, service and scholarly
expectations toward tenure through OUWB.
1. Define, develop and implement the Medical Library Program,
including vision, goals and expected outcomes that reflect the
OUWB School of Medicine’s commitment to information and
digital literacy, collaborative learning models, and community
2. Participate in strategic planning that integrates the goals
and missions of Oakland University and the OUWB School of
3. Partner with academic units outside the Medical Library to
integrate into curricula, scholarly endeavors, and clinical
activities of Oakland University and Beaumont Health.
4. In cooperation with the Chair of FMS, evaluate library
focus faculty regularly, pursuant to the criteria and
expectations outlined in the OUWB faculty handbook.
5. Reimagine the Medical Library by leading its evolution into
a Program through continued growth and innovation, further
development of services and facilities, and expanded
curricular integration and scholarship.
6. Lead, supervise, and evaluate library staff. Recruit new
library staff when needed.
7. Revise and administer the library’s annual budget.
8. Collaborate with Kresge Library faculty and staff to
sustain a core digital and print collection to meet the OUWB
School of Medicine’s curricular and research needs.
9. Coordinate resources and services with Kresge Library and
the Beaumont Health Medical Library.
10. Represent the library at the university, regional, and
national levels; engage in statewide consortial partnerships
for resource and information sharing purposes.
11. Meet all FMS tenure-track faculty responsibilities and
expectations in the areas of teaching, scholarship and service
as outlined in the OUWB Faculty Handbook, as indicated by
In addition to the minimum
qualifications, other considerations include:
1. Experience in an academic
2. Experience in program development and administration.
3. Experience with Alma Integrated Library System.
4. Understanding of scholarly communication models, OER, and
5. Experience tracking and facilitating faculty scholarly
6. Leadership / organizational training
7. Budgetary management skills to forecast, develop, and
analyze financial data.
8. Additional graduate degrees in Education, Library Sciences,
Medicine or a directly related field
9. Demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion
10. Membership in the Academy of Health Information
ALA-accredited MLS/MLIS degree
2. Experience in developing and implementing services in a
medical, nursing or health sciences library.
3. Commitment to information literacy and to developing in
students, faculty and clinicians the informatics skills
required to practice evidence-based medicine.
4. Knowledge of current and emerging technologies and services
in support of medical education and research.
5. Demonstrated collection development experience (print and
6. Excellent interpersonal, oral, written, and online
7. Experience supervising the work of others and demonstrated
ability to work with diverse faculty, staff, and students.
8. Ability to meet the OUWB requirements for tenure at the
Associate Professor or Professor level, including a record of
professional achievement, teaching, research/scholarship, and
Special Instructions to
Please upload a cover letter,
detailed curriculum vitae, copy of your transcripts
(unofficial), and a diversity statement that describes your
interest or efforts in furthering diversity and inclusion.
Please complete the Professional References section of the
application for three references. Reference letters will
be solicited for those candidates who reach the advanced
stages of the search. At that time, a system-generated link
will be provided through which references can submit letters.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will
continue until the position is filled. Inquiries should be
addressed to Dr. Kara Sawarynski, Associate/Professor and
for OUWB Medical Library Search Committee Chair, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Oakland University William
Beaumont School of Medicine is a collaborative, diverse,
inclusive, and technologically advanced learning community,
dedicated to enabling students to become skillful, ethical,
and compassionate physicians, inquisitive scientists who are
invested in the scholarship of discovery, and dynamic and
effective medical educators. Please visit our website to learn
Oakland University Standard Language
Oakland University is a nationally
recognized doctoral university of high research activity
located on 1,443 acres of scenic land in the cities of
Rochester Hills and Auburn Hills in Oakland County, Michigan.
The University has 142 bachelor’s degree programs and 138
degree and certificate programs. Academics include programs in
the College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business
Administration, School of Education and Human Services, School
of Engineering and Computer Science, School of Health
Sciences, School of Medicine and School of Nursing. As an
anchor institution in southeastern Michigan, Oakland
University is committed to building ongoing and collaborative
relationships with the surrounding communities.
Community and civic engagement enhances the lives of our
students and has a positive impact on our broader community.
Open Date 01/06/2022
Open Until Filled Yes
Job Category Full-time Faculty
EEO Statement Oakland University is an Affirmative
Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications
from women and minorities.
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
1. Curriculum Vitae (CV)
2. Cover Letter
3. Transcripts (unofficial)
4. Diversity Statement
State University, Life Sciences Librarian, Librarian I or II
For questions, please
contact Jacquelyn Hansen, email@example.com, at MSU Libraries'
Human Resources Department.
Life Sciences Librarian, Librarian
I or II
$54,000 minimum. Salary is negotiable.
State University Libraries (MSUL) is seeking a Life Sciences
Librarian to serve as liaison to the Departments of
Integrative Biology, encompassing diverse areas of life
sciences from neuroscience to wildlife conservation;
Entomology, including the community facing MSU Bug House; and
graduate programs including ‘Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior’
and ‘Genetics and Genome Sciences’. As a member of the
Sciences Team and reporting to the Sciences Coordinator, the
Life Sciences Librarian will collaborate with library
colleagues and partner with liaison units in providing library
support for research, teaching and learning. Life science
faculty at MSU are an innovative community of researchers and
teachers both on campus and around the world, with a focus on
global engagement to solve problems. MSU’s extensive
opportunities for teaching and learning in the field have been
enhanced with the recently opened STEM Teaching and Learning
Facility, which emphasizes the importance of classroom and
laboratory spaces for gateway science courses, including life
sciences. In support of these initiatives, the Libraries
serves as a center of activity and engagement on campus, with
librarians empowered to support both student development and
transformative research activities.
MSU Libraries are closely aligned with teaching and learning
innovation on campus and are particularly interested in
candidates who are engaged in or excited about innovative
teaching methods, particularly as it relates to new and
emerging technologies and digital scholarship. The successful
candidate will be broadly focused and collaborative, building
partnerships with faculty, students, researchers, and other
library users. The librarian will participate approximately
quarter-time in a secondary assignment based on the needs of
the library and candidate interests. Some evening and weekend
hours may be required. Essential duties include:
- Online, hybrid, and in
classroom instruction within courses
- Research support and guidance
- Collection development in
and support around the creation, use, and storage of data
and data sets as they relate to the life sciences
Librarians are appointed as regular faculty in the
continuing appointment system. They are engaged in
professional development and scholarly activities related to
their position and serve on library and university
committees as elected or assigned.
The MSU Libraries
Strategic Plan guides our current and future work. The candidate
will enthusiastically partner with our diverse campus to
grow our welcoming multicultural environment. More
information on MSU and the MSU Libraries’ dedication to
diversity, equity, and inclusion is available at: http://www.inclusion.msu.edu/about/index.html.
Michigan State University Libraries serve more than 4,900
faculty, 36,000 undergraduates, and 11,000 graduate and
professional students on a park-like campus of over 5,000
Master’s degree in information or
library science from a program accredited by the American
Library Association. Excellent oral and written
communication skills; outstanding interpersonal communication
skills including the ability to be flexible in a dynamic and
changing environment; exceptional commitment to patron and
community engagement; ability to work enthusiastically and
effectively with diverse faculty, students, and staff; ability
to work collaboratively and independently; ability to
prioritize and balance various unit needs; attention to
detail; preparation and commitment to conducting independent
scholarship consistent with a library faculty appointment;
capacity and commitment to engage independently in continuing
Background, interest, or coursework
in an area of the life sciences. Experience in an academic
library setting. Experience in or familiarity with managing
data or developing data management plans.
5pm on February 1, 2022.
Special Instructions to
Minimum $54,000. Salary is negotiable. MSU provides generous
Interested applicants should provide a letter of application,
CV/resume, and names, addresses and email addresses of three
references (2 must be present/past supervisors) to http://careers.msu.edu. Posting number 754031.
Kettering University /
Collections Access Librarian
Kettering University has a
full-time opening for a Collections Access Librarian and the
full posting can be viewed here: https://jobs.kettering.edu/postings/7310
About Kettering: Kettering University is a
national leader in experiential STEM and business education,
integrating an intense academic curriculum with applied
professional experience. We inspire students to realize their
potential and advance their ideas by combining theory and
practice better than any institution in the world. Kettering
University is dedicated to achieving the extraordinary through
technological innovation, leadership, and service, built on
values that foster respect, integrity, creativity,
collaboration, and excellence in growth, global leadership,
community outreach, and an engaged community of
stakeholders. More information here: https://www.kettering.edu/about
--Kettering is an equal opportunity employer and is committed
to broadening the diversity of its workforce--
Job Title: Collections Access Librarian
Position Status: Full-time
Position Class Type: Regular
Position Type: Staff
Benefits: Includes health, dental and
vision coverage; retirement benefits with up to a 9% Kettering
matching contribution; life and accident insurance; tuition
assistance and waiver programs; vacation and holiday pay; sick
and disability pay; home purchase assistance program;
recreation center membership; and many other benefits.
Apply Online Here: https://jobs.kettering.edu/postings/7310
- Specialized knowledge or a degree in a scientific,
technical, engineering or medical subject area.
Job Specific Required Qualifications:
• Master’s Degree in Information and Library
Science from a program accredited by the American Library
Association. One to three years professional library
• Outstanding interpersonal and customer
• Advanced knowledge of emerging
trends, technologies, and best practices related to library
document services and interlibrary loan.
• Excellent working knowledge of copyright,
fair use, and other intellectual property issues as they
pertain to library resources.
• Advanced-level facility with library
systems, including OCLC, library system platforms such as
Alma, electronic resource management and digital repositories.
• Ability to meet deadlines, lead teams of
peers, work independently, apply policies and procedures
consistently, conduct research, and present recommendations.
Demonstrated ability to successfully manage conflicting
• Advanced-level skills with the Microsoft
Office suite, particularly in Excel.
• Excellent written and verbal communication
skills, team skills and attention to detail.
• Willingness to work flexible hours,
including evenings and weekends.
• Understanding and commitment to Kettering
o RESPECT: for
teamwork, honesty, encouragement, diversity partnerships with
including accountability, transparency and ethics.
fostering flexibility and innovation.
across disciplines and with all partners.
o EXCELLENCE: in
all we do.
Participation and assistance is expected at major campus
special events, such as commencement.
Library Director / Shiffman Medical Library, Wayne
Posting Number : 045652
Position Title : Library Director, Shiffman
: University Libraries
Primary Department : Shiffman Medical Library
Essential Functions (Job Duties)
The Wayne State University Libraries invites applications and
nominations for the position of Director of the Vera P.
Shiffman Medical Library. A critical resource for the largest
single-campus medical school in the country, the Shiffman
Medical Library supports the research, education, public
health and health information needs of the Wayne State
University School of Medicine and the Applebaum College of
Pharmacy and Health Sciences, including landmark medical
achievements such as the world's first successful open-heart
surgery and the discovery of AZT for the treatment of AIDS and
COVID-19 research. As a national leader in health equity and
disparities research, the Wayne State University School of
Medicine attracts top-tier students and has a proud history of
alumni who break barriers--beginning with Joseph Ferguson who
was the first African American in Michigan to obtain a medical
degree in 1869.The School of Medicine's location and
partnerships with hospitals, clinics, and the Shiffman Medical
Library allow students to interact with patients and engage
with researchers and physicians in practical ways. One of the
school's major assets is the Richard J. Mazurek, M.D., Medical
Education Commons, which was designed specifically for
students and houses classrooms, student services divisions,
the Kado Family Clinical Skills Center, as well as the
Shiffman Medical Library.
As part of a leadership team dedicated to providing inclusive
and accessible services and resources, the Director will craft
and execute a vision to continue to strengthen the Library's
value in this changing age of information management. S/he
will harness the strengths of a highly talented staff through
effective management, empowerment, inspiration, and leading by
example. The Director will maximize resources provided for
staffing, collections, services and special projects through
sound judgement and strong financial acumen. Externally, the
Director will be highly collaborative, complementing and
broadening the work of the Wayne State University Libraries,
across campus and within the greater University community,
through building strong and productive partnerships.
The successful candidate will be a strong, resourceful leader
with a vision of how the Shiffman Medical Library can continue
to meet the evolving needs of its constituents and add value
to the Wayne State University School of Medicine and the
Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and other
responsibilities will include:
- Ensure library services and resources support the
educational, research, health care needs of the campus
- Provide professional expertise, administrative leadership,
and overall direction for the Library including strategic,
financial and space planning;
- Actively collaborates with campus and community
stakeholders to identify opportunities, programs, and
resources to maintain state-of-the-art services and
identifies innovative technologies and solutions to address
changing information needs;
- Provides primary administrative leadership for all
operational areas of the Library including allocation of
financial resources and personnel;
- Provides direct supervision to academic staff Represents
the Library locally, regionally, and nationally.
- Master's degree from a program accredited by the American
- Significant experience in a medical or other health
sciences library, including fiscal and personnel management
- Proven ability to lead a team of professionals, promote
team growth and foster development of team members;
- Successful planning, implementing and evaluating of
library services and programs;
- Demonstrated ability to obtain grant funding and raise
- Proven ability to lead and implement strategic
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
- Demonstrated capacity to work collegially and effectively
with diverse groups of administrative leaders, faculty and
professional staff of academic and healthcare institutions;
- The experience and disposition to work in the public
sector and a unionized environment;
- Demonstrated ability to foster local and regional
collaborations and participate in national programs.
Additional graduate degree in an area related to medicine,
pharmacy, or other health sciences.
Membership in the Academy of Health Information Professionals
Wayne State University is a premier, public, urban research
university located in the heart of Detroit where students from
all backgrounds are offered a rich, high quality education.
Our deep rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration,
integrity, diversity and inclusion creates exceptional
educational opportunities preparing students for success in a
diverse, global society. WSU encourages applications from
women, people of color, and other underrepresented people.
Wayne State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity
The School of Medicine offers master's, M.D., Ph.D. and
M.D./Ph.D. programs in 14 areas of basic science and public
health to nearly 400 students annually. The school's research
emphasizes neurosciences, pediatrics, obstetrics and
gynecology, perinatology, cancer, cardiovascular disease
including diabetes and obesity, and psychiatry and addiction
research. Students and faculty collaborate and innovate with
health care systems and community partners to reduce health
disparities and improve - and save - residents' lives. The
School of Medicine's location and partnerships with hospitals
and clinics allow students to interact with patients and
engage with physicians in a real-world setting. One of the
school's major assets is the Richard J. Mazurek, M.D., Medical
Education Commons, which was designed specifically for
students and houses classrooms, student services divisions,
the Vera P. Shiffman Medical Library, a sophisticated patient
simulation center and the Kado Family Clinical Skills Center.
Wayne State University requires all students, faculty and
staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with limited
exceptions. Learn more at: WSU Covid-19 Website<https://wayne.edu/coronavirus>
Job Type : Full-Time
Job Category : Academic Administration
STEM and Social Science Librarian
/ Wayne State University
Wayne State University Libraries seeks a Social Sciences
Librarian and a STEM Librarian to
join our team! Both roles will serve as subject
librarians with liaison duties to assigned departments,
conduct reference and subject-specific instruction, and
participate in collection development.
The successful candidates will have demonstrated
subject knowledge, reference skills, knowledge of
emerging issues in librarianship, and a commitment to
collaboration. WSU encourages applications from women,
people of color, and members of other
Wayne State offers a highly competitive benefits
package; annual salary minimum is $50,000 (negotiable
based on experience). Wayne State is in the heart of
Detroit’s cultural center, a vibrant and engaging
Positions open until filled.
Apply at jobs.wayne.edu and
by searching for the posting numbers listed below:
Librarian I, Social Sciences: posting ID 045700
(review begins 12 November, 2021)
Librarian I, STEM: posting ID 045699 (review begins
5 November, 2021)
Reference Librarian (Digitization)
/ Library of Michigan
The Library of Michigan has a Reference
Librarian (Digitization) position open for interested
Position: Librarian 9-P11
Salary: $1,755.20 - $2,644.80 Biweekly
Location: Lansing, MI
Job Type: Permanent Full Time
Job Number: 3103-21-111 LH
Reporting to the Head of Special Collections, this position
performs on a regular basis professional librarian assignments
and functions as an entry-level Reference Librarian
specializing in workflow design and planning for digitization
projects, digital archiving and curation of online content,
and consulting on metadata design and creation for items being
digitized in coordination with the Collections Librarian. This
work will fit within the overall plan and scope of the
Collections strategy of the Special Collections unit.
Position Description: https://mcsc.state.mi.us/AgencyPDFs/LIBPD21111.pdf
& Information Services and Liaison Librarian /
University of Illinois at Chicago
The liaison position focuses on advocating for the needs of
the College of Medicine, designing instructional materials,
supporting research initiatives, and offering feedback on
collection development decisions. There are many growth
opportunities with this position and it is in a very
supportive library department. Finally, as it is a faculty
position, the successful candidate will also be encouraged to
conduct research and scholarly work.
If you are interested in learning more and applying, please
visit the COM
Liaison Position on the UIC Jobs site. For fullest
consideration, apply by June 11th, and the closure date is
Associate Dean, School of Information Sciences, Wayne
Wayne State University invites applications and nominations
for the Associate Dean position in the School of Information
Sciences (SIS). Reporting to the Dean of the School of
Information Sciences and the Wayne State University Library
System (ULS), this is a unique leadership opportunity for an
experienced, nationally recognized leader to help grow the
School and to provide oversight for its academic programs. It
is also an exciting time at Wayne State University, which is
Michigan's premier urban research university located in the
Cultural Center and Midtown—the epicenter of Detroit's
renaissance. Wayne State University has a strong urban
commitment and has 29,000 full and part-time students.
More information online at:
TO THE TOP
Windsor Regional Hospital Health Science Library- just
minutes from the Detroit-Windsor Tunnel
Practicum students will have an opportunity to work in a fast
paced library environment in an acute care hospital serving
the information needs of all of our health care staff.
Work functions may include cataloguing in a Z39.50 web
based library system, reference, literature searches,
interlibrary loans, consumer health web page link development
and maintenance, and serials management.
For more information or to schedule a site visit to explore
this opportunity contact Orien Duda, Coordinator at Orien.Duda@wrh.on.ca.
Orien Duda, Coordinator
Health Science Library
Windsor Regional Hospital
Liaison, School of Dentistry & College of Health
University of Detroit Mercy Dental Library
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