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Two positions at Buffalo State

Qualified applicants may apply online at https://jobs.buffalostate.edu.

Buffalo State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and committed to respect for diversity and individual differences.

Information Systems Librarian

The E.H. Butler Library at Buffalo State, State University of New York, seeks candidates for the position of Information Systems Librarian.

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Instructional Design Librarian, SUNY Cobleskill

Working collaboratively with faculty and students, the Instructional Design Librarian will ensure a meaningful Library presence in both online and face-to-face courses. They will be responsible for mediating the intersection of information literacy instruction, instructional design and learning technologies; and for providing leadership in effective teaching pedagogy. This is a 12-month tenure track position.

 

See the full ad online for more information:  http://cobleskill.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=60637

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Head, Information Commons Services, University at Albany

The University at Albany Libraries (State University of New York, Albany, NY) seek a Head, Information Commons Services who has a strong commitment to public services and is highly motivated to develop, deliver and oversee the services and operations of the Information Commons and Interactive Media Center located in the University and Science Libraries (uptown campus), and who will coordinate with the Dewey Library Information Commons (located on the downtown campus). The Head, Information Commons will develop collaborative initiatives and partnerships beyond and within the Libraries and supervise two professional positions. Responsibilities include assigned hours at the reference desk, including some evening/weekend hours, and information literacy instruction. Tenure-track library faculty at the University at Albany, SUNY, are expected to engage in research, publication, and service to the University Libraries, the University, and the profession, as required for promotion and continuing appointment. He/she reports to the Associate Director for Public Services.

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Resident Librarian – Syracuse University

Job Description
Reporting to the Head of the Learning Commons, the LC Resident Librarian provides core services including reference, instruction, and staff training.
This a two year appointment.
 
Qualifications
Master’s degree in library or information science from an ALA accredited institution
 
Job Specific Qualifications
Evidence of strong interest and success with emerging information technologies.
Demonstrated interest in developing a career in academic librarianship.
Evidence of commitment to strong user centered customer service
Adaptability and tolerance for ambiguity in a rapidly changing environment.
Evidence of exceptional interpersonal skills, including ability to effectively communicate with diverse staff and users.
The Learning Commons Resident Librarian serves a two- year appointment.
We encourage members of historically underrepresented groups.
 
Responsibilities
During their first year, they gain experience providing reference, instruction and information literacy services, outreach programming, service on committees, and contributing to departmental and library projects.
They might explore other positions and settings through short-term assignments, job shadowing, co- teaching, or collaborative projects.
There are opportunities to develop one’s own scholarship, to build relationships all over campus, and to contribute to service or program development and policy-making.
Residents are encouraged to test out and share their ideas throughout their residency and to take advantage of the programming and support provided by the library’s cross- unit mentoring program.
The Resident’s second year becomes more focused on their capstone project which could be an original research project, a published article, a conference presentation, or a presentation to the staff of the library. The decision and plan are drafted in consultation with the Resident’s department head.
Some previous Resident activities have included: developing liaison relationships with university units, creating new instructional tools or methodologies, managing various social media, co-planning or managing library events, staffing a different service desk, collaborating with subject librarians on various projects, facilitating a team, and contributing to advertising and assessment initiatives.
Resident librarians receive financial support for professional development and conference attendance. They may also receive funding for participation in programs designed to support and educate early career librarians from underrepresented populations.
 
Application Instructions
Cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references
Syracuse University is interested in candidates who have the communication skills and cross-cultural abilities to maximize their effectiveness with diverse groups of colleagues, students and community members. Women, military veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other traditionally underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. Syracuse University is an equal opportunity employer, as well as a federal contractor required to take affirmative action on behalf of protected veterans.
 
 

 

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Part – Time Reference Librarian – Rakow Research Library, Corning Museum of Glass

The Rakow Research Library at the Corning Museum of Glass (www.cmog.org/library) is seeking a part-time librarian (M.L.S. required). Duties will include staffing the reference desk, social media projects, and responding to reference queries through the LibAnswers platform.
The hours for this position are 3 Sundays a month from 9 to 5 and 7.5 hours during the week. This is an immediate opening, please send cover letter and resume to
naceac at cmog.org. Applications will be reviewed as they are received. New graduates welcome to apply

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Coordinator, Reference and Research Services Outreach and Marketing – University at Albany Libraries

The University at Albany Libraries (State University of New York, Albany, NY) seek a Coordinator, Reference and Research Services Outreach and Marketing who has a strong commitment to public services and is highly motivated to develop and implement innovative undergraduate-focused outreach programs and initiatives, focusing on student groups such as living learning communities, international students, at-risk students, transfer students, students living off campus, and online students in order to increase student awareness and use of the University Libraries’ collections, services, and facilities. The successful candidate will understand the role of reference and research services and information literacy instruction in academic libraries and work to integrate them into outreach programs and initiatives. Position supervises one librarian and includes assigned hours at the reference desk, including some evening/weekend hours. Tenure-track library faculty at the University at Albany, SUNY, are expected to engage in research, publication, and service to the University Libraries, the University, and the profession, as required for promotion and continuing appointment. Reports to the Associate Director for Public Services.
Academic rank: Senior Assistant Librarian
 
For qualification requirements and application instructions, please go to http://albany.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=59474
 
Application deadline: June 22, 2015
 
 The University at Albany is an EO/AA/IRCA/ADA employer.

 

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Coordinator of Archives and Special Collections – State University of New York at Fredonia

To access the online application  and view the full description, click here.

Job Description:

The State University of New York at Fredonia invites applications for a full-time, 12-month Coordinator of Archives and Special Collections for Daniel A. Reed Library (term/tenure track Senior Assistant Librarian, NSL3)beginning September 1, 2015. This position offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
Reporting to the University Librarian, the successful candidate will:

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Digital Resources & Systems Librarian, SUNY Geneseo

The State University of New York (SUNY) Geneseo Milne Library seeks a customer­-focused and collaborative individual to serve as Digital Resources & Systems Librarian.

As part of the Library Information Technology Services Department, the Digital Resources & Systems Librarian will facilitate patron discovery and ensure consistent access to Milne Library’s collection of digital resources. This includes the administration of discovery services, research databases, electronic journals & books, OpenURL resolvers, and electronic resources management systems.

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