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)
Southern Oaks Library, Oklahoma City

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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Genealogy Consultant
Sapulpa Public Library

Job Description: To provide assistance to the public for genealogy research, become familiar with Genealogy books & collections, learn Genealogy databases and utilize them, shelving books, and providing assistance to the patrons.

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Adult Engagement Specialist II (part-time)
Edmond Library

Job Description: Under the direction of the Engagement Manager, the Adult Engagement Specialist II works with staff to support the Library’s strategic goals and initiatives by assisting members and providing relevant and timely programs and services for adults, both inside and outside the library.

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Adult Services Librarian
Muskogee Public Library

Job Description: Successful candidate will provide a high level of customer service to all library users. Qualifications: MLS/MLIS or Master’s degree in a related field AND 3 to 5 years of relevant experience. Experience developing library programs. Prefer demonstrated performance in a management position including supervisory experience and quality computer skills. Duties include managing the library building, staff, and collection using professional principles of the library field. Will oversee the successful long term and daily operation of the reference department. Excellent written and oral communication skills required. Full time position.

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Adjunct Reference Librarian (Part time)
Oral Roberts University Library, Tulsa

Job Description: The Oral Roberts University Library seeks a qualified librarian for a part time adjunct faculty position serving students and faculty during weekend and evening hours (16-20 hours per week). The successful candidate will be committed to excellent service and have strong communication, technical and interpersonal skills.
Duties include: Assist students and faculty with research in person as well as by phone, email, text, and chat during weekend and evening hours. Process Interlibrary Loan requests and maintain records and statistics. Supervise student workers and oversee library services during evening and weekend hours.

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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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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.