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Food and Agriculture Librarian – Cornell University

Deadline March 23, 2014

Albert R. Mann Library, part of the Cornell University Library, is looking for a creative energetic professional who is service oriented, technically skilled, and thrives in an innovative work environment. Candidates should have a strong background and/or interest in food and agriculture in order to develop and implement highly effective services in support of Cornell’s food and agricultural sciences students, faculty and staff. Working on a team with more than a dozen colleagues who make up the Mann Library Research and Learning Services and Collection Development librarians, the Food & Agriculture Librarian will also have the opportunity to learn from and contribute to the overall public services program at Mann Library.

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Research and Information Literacy Librarian – SUNY Fredonia

Daniel A. Reed Library seeks a creative, collaborative, learner centered faculty librarian (80% Generalist and 20% STEM).  This individual will be responsible for a broad range of activities related to the planning and implementation of library services, including reference, instruction and collection development with a primary focus on the STEM disciplines.

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Engineering/Emerging Technologies Librarian, Alfred University

Scholes Library at Alfred is accepting applications for the position title is “Engineering/Emerging Technology Librarian.”   The position has 2 primary focus areas.  These include oversight of systems as part of a top-notch campus library systems team, and a valued role as liaison to the Inomori School of Engineering.  This position at Alfred University is a 10-month position with excellent benefits.  The library staff are looking for someone who loves collaboration, is a leader, a teacher, and has some experience (or significant aptitude) for science librarianship and computing.

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Distance Learning, Teaching, and Outreach Librarian

Onondaga Community College is accepting applications for a tenure track, Distance Learning, Teaching, and Outreach librarian to join the faculty of Coulter Library. Applicants must have a commitment to working positively with a diverse student population and should be patient, adaptable and flexible. Primary responsibilities involve supervision and expansion of distance learning initiatives, emerging technology services, teaching (online or otherwise), and planning and developing the library’s outreach services. Additional responsibilities include reference, staff supervision, overseeing operations within the library; collection development, student advisement, participation in campus and professional committees and participation in the Department‘s evening and weekend rotations. 
Required: ALA accredited MLS; ability to work collaboratively and effectively with colleagues and other members of the campus community; an enthusiasm for teaching and learning; ability to work as a team leader as well as independently; substantial knowledge of and experience with electronic resources and course management systems; demonstrated knowledge of HTML, graphic software, and social media tools; demonstrated knowledge and experience with electronic and traditional information sources and integrated library systems; successful supervisory experience; exceptional oral, written and interpersonal communication skills; superior planning and organizational skills; strong computing and technology skills. 
Preferred: Academic reference experience; teaching experience; demonstrated knowledge of web page creation and design. 
Qualified applicants should apply online at:(

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Access Services Librarian Rochester, NY

Lavery Library at St. John Fisher College invites applications for the position of Access Services Librarian.  The successful candidate will lead the circulation and interlibrary loan departments as part of a team of librarians providing reference, instruction and liaison services to the campus community.   Depending on the skills and interests of the successful candidate, additional responsibilities may include outreach, digital publishing, or user services. This is a 12 month position with some evening and weekend hours required.

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Library Applications Analyst/Programmer, RPI, Troy, NY


The Research Libraries Department at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY is pleased to announce an opportunity for an Applications Analyst/Programmer to join the staff in the Division of the CIO. Reporting to the Manager, Technical Services, the Applications Analyst/Programmer assumes primary responsibility for, and technical leadership of analysis, programming, data conversion and systems administration of specific library online applications and services.

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Engineering/Emerging Technologies Librarian – Alfred University

Scholes Library at Alfred University invites qualified applicants for the position of Engineering/Emerging Technologies Librarian. This faculty librarian serves internationally recognized programs within The New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University.

Scholes Library is a research-focused specialized library, serving the Inamori School of Engineering and the School of Art and Design at Alfred University. The successful candidate will have two primary roles: 1) Engineering and Science Specialist with responsibilities for collection development, technical reference, library instruction, and research support services. 2) Library Systems leadership managing technologies that support instruction, reference, and scholarly activities at Scholes Library.

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Part-Time Faculty – Creating Digital Assets – Syracuse University

Teach one section of IST677: Creating Digital Assets – Spring 2014

Issues and trends in transferring analog and paper-based collections (including manuscripts, photographs, videos, and films) into digital collections. Topics to be covered include:

  • Project Management
  • Essentials of Delivery Systems
  • Interoperability
  • Digital Asset Management
  • Intellectual property concerns
  • Overview of Metadata
  • Content Selection for Digitization
  • Digital Permanence
  • Digitization Processes
  • Digital Curation

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