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Thursday, July 28, 2016

Library-Media-Technology Specialist - St. Joseph Catholic School, Waconia

If you love books and you are a tech savvy person, St. Joseph Catholic STEM school in Waconia, MN is looking for you. 

Technology Assistant with Elk River Area Schools

Technology Assistant in Salk Middle School

Special Assignment District Librarian with SP Public Schools

This Librarian position is a 12 month position and will offer some special person a great opportunity for good work in school library leadership including helping to launch our six new middle school librarians and the middle school library program.

Out of State Opportunities

Youth Services Librarian I/II, Yolo County Library, Davis, CA
Digital Curator, U. of the Pacific, San Francisco, CA
Digital Repository Coordinator U. of the Pacific, San Francisco, CA
Assistant Archivist, Winthrop Group’s Information & Archival Services, New York, NY
Curator of Rare Books, Smith College, Northampton, MA

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Out of State Opportunity

DHPSNY Archives Specialist, Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts, Philadelphia, PA
The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts (CCAHA) in Philadelphia is hiring an Archives Specialist, a full-time, five-year contract position to provide archival and preservation services in New York State, to help facilitate the Documentary Heritage and Preservation Services for New York (DHPSNY) initiative.

Library Intern with Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality

Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality is a ministry of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, St. Paul Province.  The Center is a place for spiritual seekers of all faith traditions; programs foster critical thought and reflection on life and spirituality.  As part of this ministry, Wisdom Ways has a library with over 2,500 materials available for checkout including books, DVDs, CDs, audiotapes, and more.  To see more about our library, click here.  Examples of library categories include environment/ecology, feminist theology, women in scripture, & women’s spirituality.

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Out of State Opportunity

Instruction/Reference Librarian, UW-Stout, Menomonie, WI

Out of State Opportunity

We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic, and flexible Youth Services
Coordinatorfor the Glenwood Springs Branch Library. Duties include:
providing library services and resources to all users, children through
adult; planning, promoting, and implementing youth services programs, and
conducting story hours; performing outreach activities and collection
development. Previous experience with children and/or teens is required.
Bachelor’s degree in a related field and previous library experience
preferred. This is a full time (40 hours per week), non-exempt position.
Hiring range is $17.00 to $21.00 per hour (DOE), plus benefits. Some nights
and weekends required. The Library will accept applications, cover letters,
and resumes through July 20, 2016, please submit them via email to An application and job description are available on web

Friday, July 15, 2016

Out of State Opportunity

Assistant Program Director and Health Sciences Librarian, Academic Liaison Program

The University of California San Diego Library seeks applications from highly motivated, innovative, collaborative, flexible and service-oriented professionals to join the Library as Assistant Program Director of the Academic Liaison Program and Librarian for Health Sciences (Assistant, Associate or Full Librarian). The University of California San Diego Library is committed to supporting academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body.


Minnesota Reading Corps Information Session

The Minnesota Reading Corps will on our campus on Monday, July 25, 2016 from 5:00 - 5:45 pm in CdC 005.

A recruiter from the Minnesota Reading Corps will discuss the compensation and other financial benefits of giving one year (either full time or part time) to helping kids learn to read. Join us for this info session and learn about this great opportunity to change lives. If you have questions, please contact Tony Molaro, who made the arrangements for the campus session.

For more information about the Minnesota Reading Corps visit their website at:

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Part-time Reference Librarian with U of MN

The University of Minnesota Law Library is accepting applications for the position of Part-Time Reference Librarian.  The Part-Time Reference Librarian provides legal reference service to Law School faculty, students, staff, and other patrons, providing reference desk and virtual reference service support. Other duties include the preparation of bibliographic instruction materials and research guides, and special projects. 

The Part-Time Reference Librarian reports to the Reference Administration & Web Services Librarian. This is a nine-month appointment, renewable each academic year, for 20 hours per week including weekday and Sunday hours. 

For complete information, and to apply for this position, please view the posting at  (Job Opening ID #310296 ).

Out of State Opportunity

The Regional Government Documents Librarian is a tenure track library faculty position in the Humanities and Social Sciences Library (Library West). The scope of the collections include federal, state, and international documents as the Smathers Libraries at the University of Florida Libraries are designated as a depository for the publications of the United States Government, European Union, and the State of Florida.


Thursday, July 7, 2016

Out of State Opportunity

The University of Nebraska at Omaha Criss Library seeks candidates for the Digital Engagement Librarian vacancy. The successful candidate will join  other new librarians at Criss Library in 2016 including a Digital Initiatives Librarian, Outreach & Instruction Librarian, and Online Learning and Education Librarian.
The position is open until filled and reviews will begin July 18, 2016. The salary range for the position is $46,000-52,000.

Digital Scholarship Librarian with Macalester College

The DeWitt Wallace Library is seeking collaborative, innovative, and enthusiastic candidates for our Digital Scholarship Librarian. This position supports digital initiatives by providing direction and contributing to strategic planning for our web, digital publishing and digital preservation services. The person in this position is also integral to exploring, developing, and implementing new technologies that support the library as well as faculty and student digital liberal arts initiatives.

Friday, July 1, 2016

Library Associate with University of MN

Project Manager (Library Associate 2) Job ID: 310981

VRAF Internship

The Visual Resources Association Foundation (VRAF) is pleased to invite applications for the fourth VRAF Internship in visual resources and image management. This internship is generously funded by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation.

The VRAF Internship Award provides financial support for graduate students preparing for a career in visual resources and image management. The award grants $4,000 to support a period of internship in archives, libraries, museums, visual resources collections in academic institutions, or other appropriate contexts. A complete description of the internship and application instructions are available here:

Applications are due on July 31, 2016.