Oklahoma Library Job Postings

Welcome to ODL Library Jobline! Below are the latest Oklahoma announcements. Jobline is updated when new announcements are received or when announcements expire.

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Access Specialist II (Half-time)
Village Library

Job Description: Under the direction of the Access Manager, the Access Specialist II assists members by issuing and receiving library materials, locating books and other materials, managing members’ library accounts, issuing library cards, providing information about library accounts and services, assisting with self-service equipment and technology, and assisting with basic collection maintenance.

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Electronic Resources Librarian
Oral Roberts University, Tulsa

Job Description: The Oral Roberts University Library seeks a candidate well qualified as an Electronic Resources Librarian (ERL) and enthusiastic about serving faculty and students. The successful candidate will be detailed-oriented and collaborative as they ensure convenient, seamless access to the resources.
The ERL manages the Library’s collection of electronic resources, consisting chiefly of databases and eBooks; leads the Library’s ongoing evaluation and adjustment to its e-collection; and serves librarians and users with technical expertise. Management of these resources extends through their lifecycle, from leading librarians in acquiring them in response to curricular demand to renewing, licensing, preserving, enabling access, troubleshooting, and evaluating the ROI of each resource regularly to ensure the Library’s users receive maximum value. The ERL assists the dean in budgeting for e-resources and liaises with university finance to ensure timely payment. The ERL maintains the A-Z database LibGuide page. The ERL shares in general librarian tasks as well, such as liaising with various academic departments, participating in faculty meetings and committees, working a few hours weekly at the public service desk and responding to library chats.

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Research Data Initiatives Librarian
Oklahoma State University Library

Job Description: The Oklahoma State University Library seeks a Research Data Initiatives Librarian. We desire someone who is creative, has a passion for learning and teaching, and is eager to drive their own projects, collaborate, innovate, and take on challenges. The Research Data Initiatives Librarian is a member of the OSU Library faculty reporting to Director of Scholarly Services and Research Engagement. This is a tenure-track position with anticipated initial appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.

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Director of Library Operations
Oklahoma Christian University, Oklahoma City

Job Description: Oversees all aspects of library operations, including collection development, analysis of the library collection, development of special collections, reference services, library research instruction, interlibrary loan, and circulation.

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Architecture Librarian
Oklahoma State University Library

Job Description: As the Architecture Librarian, you will provide administrative oversight of the Cunningham Architecture Library. In addition to undertaking traditional library responsibilities such as reference, instruction, resource selection, and orientation, we seek an individual who can support the research initiatives and scholarly endeavors of the School as reflective of 21st century practice of architecture; collaborate with School of Architecture colleagues on projects; demonstrate the advantages of open access resources; and, support Architecture and Architectural Engineering faculty in managing data and professional profiles using Symplectic Elements. Additionally, we require a librarian who is open to newer digital technologies, including virtual and mixed reality, and their application to research and pedagogy in architecture and architectural engineering.

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Veterinary Medicine Librarian
Oklahoma State University Library

Job Description: As the Veterinary Medicine Librarian, you will provide administrative oversight of the CVM Library. In addition to undertaking traditional library responsibilities such as reference, instruction, resource selection, and orientation, we seek an individual who can work collaboratively with faculty and staff, support faculty in managing data and professional profiles using Symplectic Elements, and demonstrate the advantages of open access resources to members of the CVM community. The successful candidate will also develop creative projects and services that reflect priorities adopted by the OSU Libraries and its three professional campus branch libraries; supervise one full-time staff and student assistants; and develop and administer the CVM Library budget.

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Other Sources for Library Employment

The Oklahoma Library Association (OLA) has an Online Career Center.

In the Tulsa area, the Tulsa City-County Library (TCCL) usually has a few job openings.  Check for those announcements.

In the local Oklahoma City area, The Metropolitan Library System of Oklahoma County usually has a few Job openings—find out more about these opportunities.