Regional Library Job Openings

Welcome to ODL Jobline! Below are the latest regional library positions from individual institutions around the country. Jobline is updated when new announcements are received or when announcements expire. Below the current list are links to other sites with possible job opportunities. For national and international listings there is the American Library Association Job List.


Director of Sciences
University of Colorado Boulder, CO

Job Description: The University of Colorado Boulder Libraries invites applications from collaborative and innovative candidates for the position of Director of Sciences. The Sciences department consists of the Jerry Crail Johnson Earth Sciences and Map Library; L.H. Gemmill Engineering, Mathematics, and Physics Library; and three science librarians in the Norlin Library. The Director develops and implements departmental goals that align with organizational priorities; oversees, coordinates, and communicates departmental policy and practices; and maintains open communication with other Libraries departments. The University of Colorado Boulder has top-ranked programs in Engineering, Geosciences, Astrophysics, and Aerospace, with five Nobel Laureates in sciences since 1989. A significant part of the responsibilities of this position include research and creative work and service in keeping with the tenure standards of the University of Colorado Boulder.

Job was posted January 29, 2018.

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Collection Assessment Librarian
University of Texas Libraries, The University of Texas at Austin, TX

One (1) open position to be filled as either a Librarian I or Librarian II or Administrative Program Coordinator

Job Description: The University of Texas Libraries (UTL) seeks a Collection Assessment Librarian to provide leadership and expertise in the development and application of collection assessment strategies that inform and advance the UTL agenda. The Collection Assessment Librarian will work closely with the Head of Assessment on departmental projects including quantitative and qualitative analysis. This position also works collaboratively with staff involved with collection development, systems access, departmental liaisons, and acquisitions.

First review of applicants is Monday, February 26, 2018

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Reference Services Librarian
John Brown University, Siloam Springs, AR

Responsible for coordinating and providing library reference services, developing research guides and online tutorials, assisting with library instruction and collection development, and serving as a library liaison to designated academic programs. Also serves on university committees and participates in various library initiatives.

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Regional Jobline Websites

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Mountain Plains Library Association (MPLA) Jobline
MPLA Members—Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, Montana,
Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma,
South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming.

Arkansas—Arkansas Library Association Jobline

Iowa—State Library of Iowa

Kansas—Kansas Library Association Job Bank

Mississippi—Mississippi Library Job Opportunities,
PO Box 10700, Jackson, MS 39289–0700 or call 601–359–1036.

Missouri—Missouri Library Association Jobline

Texas—Texas Library Association Jobline


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