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  1. Library Associate for Electronic Resources (Part-time, 3 days/week) - The Thomas J. Watson Library at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

    The Thomas J. Watson Library in The Metropolitan Museum of Art is pleased to announce an opening for the position of Library Associate for Electronic Resources (Part-time, 3 days/week). This three-day position is a special opportunity to contribute to the success of an innovative and productive art library at a...
  2. Library Assistant V - Columbia University Libraries

    Columbia University Libraries seek a motivated and patron-oriented Library Assistant V for the Science, Engineering, and Social Science Libraries
  3. Digital Technical Specialist - New York Academy of Medicine

    The New York Academy of Medicine’s Library is looking for a creative and technologically-oriented individual to serve as Digital Technical Specialist to work on digital projects focused on the development and growth of the Library’s digital program. The position involves learning and working on the full development lifecycle of the...
  4. Head, Patron Services - Manhattanville College Library

    The Head of Patron Services oversees Circulation, Reserves, Reference, and other public services functions.
  5. STEAM Corner Coordinator - Ridgefield Library

    The Ridgefield Library seeks a coordinator for our STEAM Corner, the Library’s makerspace area. This is a part-time position, scheduled 19 hours per week with some weekends and evenings. Compensation is $15/hour.
  6. Front End Drupal Developer/Contractor (Remote) - Metropolitan New York Library Council

    METRO is seeking freelance Drupal 7 / 8 front-end developers with significant theme development experience to work remotely with our in-house team. METRO works with Islandora ([https://islandora.ca/),](https://islandora.ca/),) an open source software stack with a Drupal front end and administrative layer. As our Islandora repository services grow, we are seeking to...
  7. Digital Projects Archivist - Brooklyn Historical Society

    The Digital Projects Archivist will play a significant role in the Library & Archives Department consisting of 5 full-time, 1 part-time professional, and several interns. He/she will serve on BHS committees, participate in public programs, and represent BHS and his/her digital archive perspective and expertise in professional regional and national...
  8. Part-Time Circulation Assistant - The New York Society Library

    The Library is seeking a Part-Time Circulation Assistant. The position reports to the Head of Circulation.
  9. Part-Time Adjunct Processing & Digital Archivist - Archives & Special Collections of the College of Staten Island Library

    Create access to research resources and facilitate their use by researchers.
  10. Spring 2019 JDC Archives Photo Collection Opportunity - American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee

    The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) Archives’ Photo Collection contains over 100,000 images. These photographs offer a rich historical overview of JDC’s relief activities over the past century in 90 countries. More than 73,000 photographs have already been digitally scanned. We seek students for an experiential education opportunity to...
  11. Spring 2019 JDC Archives Artifact Internship Opportunity - American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee

    The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) Archives is offering an exciting experiential education opportunity to assist with artifact cataloguing and preservation. Train on best preservation and storage practices, while understanding how to house and handle items from our special collections. The JDC Archives collection of artifacts and ephemera contains...
  12. Programmer/Applications Developer - United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

    The Programmer provides court unit support for various national and local databases and platforms. The incumbent works as part of circuit-wide and national teams and performs work related to designing, modifying and adapting existing and acquired software. The Programmer will report to the Technical Services Librarian. Occasional travel to meetings...
  13. Head of Archives and Special Collections - Fordham University / Walsh Library

    The Head of Archives and Special Collections reports to the Director of Libraries, and administers the special collections of the University Libraries, and the archives of Fordham University (a collection of more than 28 000 rare books, 4,200 linear feet of archival material, as well as medieval and classical manuscripts,...
  14. Full-time Children's Librarian - Katonah Village Library

    Katonah Village Library, at the heart of our vibrant community since 1880, is seeking a dynamic, inspiring Children's Librarian to lead our beloved Children’s Room, a welcoming and warm oasis for young Katonah patrons and their families. The Children’s Librarian plays a vital role as a key leader in the...
  15. Metadata Specialist - The New York Public Library

  16. Emerging Technology - Librarian I - New York Institute of Technology - NY, NY

    • Librarian I -Emerging Technology 2018-1601 Division Library # of Openings 1 Position Type Staff/Union Type Regular Full-Time Category Library Overview NYIT (New York Institute of Technology) offers 90 degree programs, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees, in more than 50 fields of study, including architecture and design; arts and...
  17. Director of the Library and Knowledge Commons - Hampshire College

    Hampshire College, an independent, innovative liberal arts institution and member of the Five College consortium with Amherst, Smith, and Mount Holyoke Colleges and the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, invites applications for the position of director of the library and knowledge commons. The College is located in the beautiful Pioneer...
  18. Web Services Librarian - Columbia University Libraries

    Columbia University Libraries (CUL) seeks a creative and energetic Web Services Librarian to contribute to the planning for and implementation of website redesign initiatives and ongoing user-focused improvements to the Columbia Libraries’ web presence in support of the Libraries’ portfolio of services and programs. As part of the Web Services...
  19. Electronic Resource Coordinator - Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

    The Electronic Resources Coordinator is responsible for the daily operation of all aspects of electronic serials and assists the Technical Services Manager with varied tasks related to the firm’s use of electronic resources. Responsibilities include checking in and distributing electronic serials, maintaining user IDs, updating contract information, tracking and reporting...
  20. Digitization and Preservation Projects Manager - Columbia University Libraries

    The Digitization and Preservation Projects Manager manages special projects, primarily larger digitization projects carried by vendors, of time-based media, published materials, and archival collections ; also as appropriate, condition surveys, inventory projects, and other activities related to digitization efforts. Over the next 6 years most of the Project Manager’s time...
  21. Digital Projects Librarian - Columbia University Libraries

    Columbia University Libraries (CUL) seeks an innovative and energetic Digital Projects librarian to coordinate and participate in technical project planning and implementation of significant, high-visibility digitization and digital publishing projects involving the Libraries’ rich research collections. As part of the Digital Library and Scholarly Technologies (DLST) group, the incumbent will...
  22. Library Coordinator (Multiple Positions) - LaGuardia and Wagner Archives

    Library Coordinator (Multiple Positions) - LaGuardia Wagner Archives in Queens, New York POSITION DETAILS LaGuardia Community College, located in Long Island City, Queens, educates more than 50,000 New Yorkers annually through degree, certificate, and continuing education programs. Our guiding principle Dare To Do More reflects our belief in the transformative...
  23. Reference Librarian - Hudson County Community COllege

  24. Circulation Manager - Great Neck Library

    The Great Neck Library is seeking a Manager to head the Circulation Department of the Great Neck Library. Excellent interpersonal, communication and professional skills are a must in this intensely active facility. This is a union position that reports to the Assistant Director.
  25. Chief Branch Library Officer - New York Public Library

    Reporting to the President and CEO, the Chief Branch Library Officer (“CBLO”) will lead a diverse staff of over 1,400 library professionals and manage an operational budget of $120 million: the largest urban public library in the United States. The CBLO will collaborate with the executive team and external partners...
  26. Systems Engineer - Columbia University Libraries

    Columbia University Libraries seeks a motivated and collaborative Systems Engineer to join the Unix Systems Group in the Libraries Information Technology (LIT) division. Reporting to the Senior Systems Engineer, the Systems Engineer will design, develop and deploy Unix server and storage systems and perform maintenance and security updates as required....
  27. Special Collections Technician - Pratt Institute

    The Digital and Special Collections of the Pratt Institute Libraries encompass: the Libraries’ digital collections; a circulating DVD collection; videos featuring events and activities of the Institute; 16mm film prints, a picture file collection; over 10,000 volumes of artist books, pop-up books, monographs and serials; and the Pratt Institute Archives....
  28. Circulation Manager - Great Neck Library

    The Great Neck Library is seeking a Manager to head the Circulation Department of the Great Neck Library. Excellent interpersonal, communication and professional skills are a must in this intensely active facility. This is a union position that reports to the Assistant Director.
  29. Associate Dean of Libraries, Research and Academic Services - Adelphi University

    The Associate Dean of Libraries, Research and Academic Services, is a member of the Adelphi University Libraries senior leadership team responsible for the planning and delivery of strategic priorities across all its libraries, services, and functions. The Associate Dean will lead strategic planning, implementation, and continuous development of the Libraries’...
  30. Scholarly Communication Librarian - Touro College

    Touro Library is seeking a Scholarly Communications Librarian (SCL) who provides leadership and support in the growth and maintenance of scholarly communication service at Touro College & University system. The librarian cultivates partnerships within the library and across campus to promote these services and provide outreach and education in areas...
  31. Reference and Instruction Librarian - St. Joseph's College

    St. Joseph’s College is seeking a Reference and Instruction Librarian for the McEntegart Library on the Brooklyn Campus, located in the historic neighborhood of Clinton Hill. This full-time position will be filled by a collaborative librarian with exceptional interpersonal skills who will nurture close relationships with faculty and students to...
  32. Research Computing Program Coordinator - Columbia University Libraries

    This is a 3-year temporary appointment with possibility of extension. The Research Computing Program Coordinator will spearhead the coordination of new initiatives at the University to provide training to graduate students in both the data sciences and overall computational literacy. The Program Coordinator will lead programming and special events for...
  33. Reference Librarian - College of Mount Saint Vincent

    The Reference Librarian position reports to the Director for Library, and works closely with library staff and patrons. This is a part-time evening and weekend position. Must demonstrate knowledge and interest in all aspects of library service in an academic setting. This position is an excellent opportunity for gaining valuable...
  34. Part Time Position Committee Meeting Minute-Taker - Great Neck, NY

    The Great Neck Library is seeking an energetic, flexible, detail-oriented individual who will attend all non-confidential Library Board Committee Meetings to record meeting minutes. In addition to attending the meetings, this position will require that the minutes be properly typed afterwards using Microsoft Word and distributed to the Committee Chair...
  35. On-Call Librarians Or Librarian Trainees - Great Neck Library

    Skills Required: ALA Accredited MLS, or advanced MLS candidate. Must work well with people. Strong knowledge of computers, electronic reference sources and Readers’ Advisory. General Branch (Adult/Children’s/Reference) experience preferred On Call Substitute Hours Only
  36. University Library Assistant - UConn School of Law Library

    The University of Connecticut School Law Library seeks candidates for a full time, permanent University Library Assistant 2-Law (UCP 4). Responsibilities include staffing the main desk, collection maintenance, processing materials for the library, opening and closing the library, and other duties related to the provision of library services.
  37. Senior Librarian II - Great Neck Library

    Seeking a creative, detail oriented, service driven Senior Librarian in the Children’s Department for a very active, culturally diverse children’s library in a highly educated community. Ideal candidate will be experienced in collection development and weekly staff scheduling; supervise staff in Department Head’s absence; function as person-in-charge of the Library...
  38. Research Services Librarian - New York Medical College

    Reporting to the Associate Director, USER Services, the Research Services Librarian designs and delivers reference and research services and identifies and promotes effective new technologies for communication and service delivery. Responsibilities include but are not limited to expert searching, reference services (in-house and remote), technical support, web content delivery, participation...
  39. Provost’s Postdoctoral Librarian Fellowship Program - New York University, Division of Libraries

    NYU recognizes the value of diversity in supporting an intellectually vibrant and inclusive scholarly community. To that end, NYU has created the Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellowship Program to support promising scholars and educators from diverse backgrounds whose life experience and research experience will contribute significantly to academic excellence at NYU.
  40. Print Specialist - The Center for Book Arts

    The Center for Book Arts seeks an individual knowledgeable in printmaking to oversee the documentation and management of the Center’s print holdings within its Fine Arts Collections. This is a temporary part-time grant-funded position to be completed by September 2019.
  41. Librarian III - New Rochelle Public Library

    Librarian III for Children's Services
  42. Access Services Librarian - Roberts Wesleyan College

    Position Description and Responsibilities: Roberts Wesleyan College invites applications for a full-time, 11-month Access Services Librarian, available January 1, 2019. This academic support faculty position is responsible to the Director of Library Services for the library’s Access Services area including the resource desk, interlibrary loan, course reserves, and stacks maintenance....
  43. Library Assistant (Part-time 19 hr/week permanent position) - Scholastic Corp

    The Library Assistant will assist in original and copy-cataloging of materials for The Scholastic Library & Archive located in the Soho neighborhood of New York City. Seeking candidates with flexibility to adapt cataloging standards to local corporate needs; they will also assist in data cleanup in the library catalog database,...
  44. Librarian - Free Public Library and Cultural Center of Bayonne

    Wanted: a fun librarian. A large focus of this job is to work closely with library director and stakeholders on building a new library culture in Bayonne. Outreach to schools, businesses, and immigrant communities (while cultivating relationships in those places) is a high priority for this job.
  45. Business & Entrepreneurship Librarian - Rutgers University Libraries

    The Rutgers University Libraries seek an enthusiastic, creative, and service-oriented librarian to fill our Business & Entrepreneurship Librarian position. This liaison will work with the Rutgers Business School (RBS) undergraduate and graduate programs and its entrepreneurship minor, as well as business-based programs outside of RBS. Opportunities for collaboration on campus...
  46. Digital Projects Librarian - Columbia University Libraries

    Columbia University Libraries (CUL) seeks an innovative and energetic Digital Projects librarian to coordinate and participate in technical project planning and implementation of significant, high-visibility digitization and digital publishing projects involving the Libraries’ rich research collections. As part of the Digital Library and Scholarly Technologies (DLST) group, the incumbent will...
  47. Business & Career Librarian - Brooklyn Public Library

    The Business & Career Center, Brooklyn Public Library’s service hub for the business community, is seeking a Librarian. We are looking for a motivated and innovative professional committed to helping individuals achieve economic well-being. They will assist job seekers, entrepreneurs, investors, and people with questions regarding business and money management....
  48. Part-Time Clerical Position-Circulation Desk - Great Neck Library

    Required Skills and Experience: Display enthusiasm while working with the public. Perform basic keyboarding skills and have the ability to use computer programs for circulation functions. Knowledge of SIERRA a plus. Work independently, accurately, and with attention to detail. Able to respond to direction given by a supervisor. Customer service...
  49. Library Relations Manager - PLI

    Practising Law Institute (“PLI”), an innovative leader in legal education programs and services, is searching for a library science professional to fill the role of Library Relations Manager. This position requires a Master of Library Science as well as customer relations experience. PLI’s client base includes a large array of...
  50. Assistant Director - Rye Free Reading Room

    Under the direction of the Director, the Assistant Library Director assists in planning, organizing, supervising, developing, and administering all library services, personnel, operations, and programs. The Assistant Library Director is responsible for the overall daily operation of all public service and technical service departments, assists in the development of the...
  51. Cataloger - Brooklyn Historical Society

    Brooklyn Historical Society seeks a part-time cataloger to create original and enhanced item-level MARC catalog records for our collection of printed materials in the integrated library system Aleph, an Ex-Libris product. The cataloger will be responsible for surveying relevant materials in the cataloging backlog, evaluating materials for weeding, rehousing, enhancing...
  52. Business Librarian - Rutgers University Libraries

    The John Cotton Dana Library seeks an enthusiastic, creative, innovative and service-oriented librarian to fill our Business Librarian position. The successful candidate will work with the award-winning Rutgers Business School (RBS) undergraduate and graduate programs and its entrepreneurship programs at Rutgers University - Newark, as well as external community-based business...
  53. Digitization Internship Position (Part-time, Temporary) - Brooklyn Historical Society

    Description Brooklyn Historical Society is hiring a part-time Digitization Intern who will report directly to the Digital Projects Archivist. This position will entail handling and scanning delicate and valuable materials, digital asset management, copyright research and assessment, and enhancement of catalog records. While a technical position, it offers a variety...
  54. Curator for Tamiment-Wagner Collections - New York University, Division of Libraries

    The New York University Division of Libraries seeks a Curator for Tamiment-Wagner Collections in its Special Collections Department. The successful candidate will have deep knowledge of the history of radical politics and labor, a strong and well-documented commitment to public service librarianship, a record of teaching and scholarship relevant to...
  55. Digitization Consultant - The New York Academy of Medicine Library

    The New York Academy of Medicine Library is currently looking for a consultant to work on our mass digitization project, Public Health in America, 1911-1968. Collections in the project include the Committee on Public Health of the New York Academy of Medicine: Correspondence, Reports, and Documents, 1911 – 1968, the...
  56. Digital Services Librarian - Fordham University Libraries

    The Digital Services Librarian participates in the planning, development, implementation, maintenance, and technical support of the Library’s core digital initiatives with primary focus on the Library’s web presence, all associated web-based applications and back-end databases The Digital Services Librarian is responsible for overseeing the development of digital collections using the...
  57. Archive Assistant - Pace Gallery

    Pace Gallery is seeking an organized Archive Assistant to join our Research & Archives Department. Reporting to the Research & Archives Director, s/he will process, arrange, and describe archival materials. The Archive Assistant will prepare and update finding aides, create and maintain digital archive collections, including application of appropriate metadata....
  58. Cultural Assets - Associate Collection Manager - Girl Scouts of the USA

    As a member of the Cultural Assets Department, the Associate Collection Manager will assist in the identification, documentation, and stewardship of the broad and extensive Collection; work to raise the profile of the Collection; continue the modernization of access to the Collection utilizing digital technology and information management techniques
  59. Part-Time Levels Staff Position - Great Neck Library

    Creative, personable, experienced youth worker needed for the acclaimed Levels cultural arts center for youth, ages 12-18. Required Skills and Experience: Bachelor's Degree required, Master’s Degree preferred. Strong background in STEM and Technology. Demonstrated expertise in coding, 3D printing, game design. Experience in youth development and supervision. Ability to run...
  60. Coordinator, Research & Prospect Management - Yeshiva University

    Coordinator, Research & Prospect Management Job No: 492844 Work Type: Staff Full-time Department: Institutional Advancement Location: Wilf Campus, 500 West 185th Street, NY, NY Categories: Administrative Support, Philanthropy Position Summary: The Coordinator of Research & Prospect Management will work in the Prospect Management and Research office under the direction of...
  61. Assistant Research Scholar: Cold War Collections Project Arvchivist - New York University, Division of Libraries

    The Archival Collections Management Department at New York University seeks a skilled and knowledgeable professional for a 3 year, temporary Project Archivist appointment. The position is based in the Archival Collections Management Department (ACM) of Knowledge Access and Resource Management Services (KARMS), a unified archival technical services department supporting NYU’s...
  62. Audio / Video Specialist - SUNY Downstate Medical Center

  63. Senior Legal Research & Training Manager - LAC Group

    LAC Group seeks a Senior Legal Research and Training Manager for a major law firm client in Manhattan, NY. The Senior Legal Research and Training Manager will be required to manage and coordinate research services and support.
  64. Emerging Technology Librarian I - New York Institute of Technology - New York, NY

    Overview NYIT (New York Institute of Technology) offers 90 degree programs, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees, in more than 50 fields of study, including architecture and design; arts and sciences; education; engineering and computing sciences; health professions; management; and osteopathic medicine. A non-profit independent, private institution of higher education,...
  65. Coordinator of Instruction - Seton Hall Univeristy

    Seton Hall University Libraries invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track library faculty position. We seek an enterprising, enthusiastic, service-oriented individual who will work collaboratively with the library faculty to provide leadership and operational management of our busy Instruction Program. Working closely with the Assistant Dean for Public Services, the Coordinator...
  66. Assistant Librarian (Part-time) - New York School of Interior Design

    Overview: Reporting to the Director of the Library, the Assistant Librarian supports the day-to day operations of the Library’s public services and the two materials libraries. S/he is an integral part of the Library’s public services team for providing instructional, reference, and circulating services to library users. During the closing...
  67. Digital Archives Metadata Intern - Dept Of Records & Info Services

    Digital Archives Metadata Intern The Municipal Archives of the NYC Department of Records & Information Services seeks a Digital Archives Metadata Intern to work on a project related to the cleanup and standardization of metadata describing digital objects. The Archives is upgrading its digital infrastructure to a new open-source Digital...
  68. Data Services Specialist - PRINCETON UNIVERSITY LIBRARY

    PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY Requisition # D-19-LIB-0002 Princeton University Library seeks a Data Services Specialist to assist our world class researchers and play a critical role in academic research and instruction. Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without...
  69. Library Development Coordinator - Mid-Hudson Library System

    Summary Responsible for consulting and development services; the design of professional development and continuing education for library directors, staff, trustees and Friends Groups; assistance with local, state, and federal advocacy efforts; the administration of the State Aid for Library Construction program for our region; and contributing to an integrated communication...
  70. Circulation Page - The New York Society Library

    The Circulation Page reports to the Head of Circulation and assists the Circulation Department by preparing, retrieving and re-shelving books; providing building tours; gathering statistics; and aiding library users as needed.
  71. Web and Systems Librarian - Borough of Manhattan Community College, City University of New York

    The A. Philip Randolph Memorial Library is seeking an energetic, creative, and innovative Instructor/ Assistant/Associate /Full Professor to serve as Web and Systems Librarian. We are looking for an individual who enjoys engaging with undergraduate students from diverse backgrounds. In addition, the incumbent should be a caring and strong advocate...
  72. Librarian - Knowledge Services - The University Club, NYC

    The University Club is a prestigious private club in NYC- with an impeccable reputation of excellent service standards, promoting Culture and Literature since 1865. We are looking for a Librarian for our Knowledge Services. This is a career opportunity to be part of the world’s premier private club library team....