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Web Developer/Designer, University at Albany Libraries (Albany)

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 and providing training to library faculty and staff; and working closely with individuals and groups who contribute to the sites. Duties may also include work on administrative and/or database applications. The Web Developer/Designer reports to the Head of Library Systems.

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Assessment & Instruction Librarian, Resnick Library, SUNY Delhi

SUNY Delhi is seeking an energetic and innovative librarian to join the Resnick Library team. This is a full-time, tenure track position working primarily with assessment and instruction at a small school with a variety of unique programs.

For the full posting and more information about Delhi, please visit this website: http://delhi.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=78459   For full consideration, please apply on or before November 28th with an expected start date of February 2017

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Digital Learning and Outreach Librarian, Southworth Library Learning Commons, SUNY Canton

SUNY Canton’s Southworth Library Learning Commons is seeking an energetic and innovative Digital Learning and Outreach Librarian to join our team.

The librarian will be responsible for performing a full range of professional library duties including information and digital literacy instruction, assisting with OER adoption, conducting campus outreach and digital marketing, providing reference and public service, and engaging with our diverse student body. This is a full-time, twelve-month, faculty position which will require someone who has an enthusiasm for digital literacy and the ability to work in a dynamic team environment.

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Adjunct Reference Librarian, Greenley Library, SUNY Farmingdale

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 tracking patron statistics. Positions include opening and/or closing the library.  May teach an occasional library research class.

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Coordinator of Collection Strategies, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

The Coordinator of Collection Strategies is a senior position that provides leadership, vision, and strategic direction for the development and management of the River Campus Libraries’ (RCL) collections within the evolving environment of scholarly communication. S/he ensures the most effective use of the River Campus Libraries’ materials budget to support the teaching and research mission of the University, and provides effective and consistent communications with campus constituencies regarding the library’s strategies and programs for collection development and management. Working within a collaborative and service-oriented environment, s/he sets standards and oversees training for collections-related functions for librarians within the context of their overall responsibilities, implementing plans, policies, procedures, and strategies as part of an effective collection development and management operation. The Coordinator collaborates with Acquisitions staff, with the RCL Strategic Leadership Team, and with library financial and IT staff to ensure appropriate budget forecasting and planning. S/he works closely with members of RCL’s Strategic Leadership Team to ensure that RCL’s collection strategies support future modes of scholarly communication (including open access), working with the Assistant Dean for Information Technology, Research, and Digital Scholarship to develop strategies to support new models of scholarly publishing both locally and in the broader sphere of higher education and with the Assistant Dean, Academic Engagement to coordinate and engage with outreach librarian activities pertaining to collections and scholarly communications. The incumbent will report directly to the Associate Dean for Scholarly Resource Management.

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Reference/Instruction Librarian, James M. Milne Library (SUNY Oneonta)

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 the SUNY Oneonta academic community. SUNY Oneonta is a comprehensive, public, liberal arts and sciences college. The College sits at No. 9 on the 2016 list of “Top Public Regional Universities” in the North published by U.S. News & World Report, and is ranked No. 166 in the Northeast on the Forbes magazine list of “America’s Top Colleges.” Milne Library contributes to the overall mission of the College by providing resources and services to meet the intellectual and academic needs of students, faculty, and staff. To learn more about the College or the Library, please visit www.oneonta.edu or www.oneonta.edu/library. Preference will be given to candidates who have experience with diverse populations and/or teaching pedagogies and/or multicultural teaching experience.

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Temporary Processing Archivist, Colgate University (Hamilton)

Reporting to the Collections Archivist, the Processing Archivist works to arrange and describe University Archives collections in all formats according to professional standards and best practices. The position assists in the preservation of collections, in facilitating the records management functions of the University Archives, and in collection maintenance. The incumbent supports the department’s reference and digital efforts as they relate to the University Archives collections and Bicentennial projects.

For full details and to apply, click here.

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Systems Librarian, Innovative Interfaces (Syracuse)

Innovative Interfaces is a library software company that provides Integrated Library System and Digital Asset Management solutions to public, academic, and special libraries around the globe.  There is an opening for a Systems Librarian in the Syracuse, NY office working with the Encore, WebPAC, and Vital products.  These products are Discovery, OPAC and Digital Asset Management System applications.  While it is great if you have some unix experience, do not let the ‘Systems’ part of the title deter you, they train staff fully on all technical skills they will need!

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