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  1. Assistant Librarian - The Center for Fiction

    Assistant Librarian, Center for Fiction Part-time, 20 hours per week. The Center for Fiction, the only nonprofit literary organization in the U.S. solely dedicated to celebrating fiction, seeks an Assistant Librarian. The Assistant Librarian helps with daily running of the Center for Fiction’s 70,000 volume library in our new building,…
  2. On-Call Clerks -Part Time - Great Neck Library

    Must work well with people, be familiar with computer keyboard, be quick and eager to learn, and be able to work independently.
  3. Librarian for Collections, Resource Sharing & Consortial Partnerships - New York University, Division of Libraries

    New York University Libraries seeks an innovative Librarian for Collections, Resource Sharing, and Consortial Partnerships who will combine knowledge of collection development with a strategic understanding of the role of resource sharing and consortial partnerships in providing access to local and collaborative collections for scholarship and learning. Recognizing that library…
  4. Assistant Research Scholar: Digital Initiatives - New York University, Division of Libraries

    The Library of the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World (ISAW) at New York University seeks an Assistant Research Scholar to help develop, implement, and extend its digital projects and to participate in the scholarly life of the ISAW community. A key component of the ISAW Library’s mission…
  5. Research & Education Librarian - State University of New York at New Paltz

    The State University of New York at New Paltz is seeking a Research and Education Librarian (Full time, tenure-track, Assistant or Senior Assistant Librarian rank)
  6. Adjunct Reference and Instruction Librarian - Borough of Manhattan Community College

    BMCC Library seeks qualified applicants for the Spring 2019 semester to provide instruction and serve at the reference desk. The hours will include Fridays, 10am to 6pm or 11am to 7pm. Other hours during week – primarily during the day – are available.
  7. Executive Director - Charleston County Public Library System

    Charleston County Public Library System seeks a leader to continue blending the area’s historical connections to education with an innovative, collaborative vision that focuses on excellence and growing opportunities for lifelong learning. The CCPL offers rewarding and exciting career challenges for the successful candidate thanks to a $108.5 million building…
  8. Technology Specialist - New York University

    NYU, Division of Libraries is seeking a Technology Specialist to serve as a primary contact and technical lead for routine enhancement, troubleshooting, training, and documentation for access-related systems including circulation, reserves, stacks maintenance, resource sharing, space management, and entry systems.
  9. Special Assistant to the Dean - Pratt Institute School of Information

    Reporting to the Dean of the School of Information, the Special Assistant to the Dean of the School of Information will manage communications and coordinate projects that involve external stakeholders, including prospective students, alumni, and external organizations/companies, as well as other projects as needed. Pratt Institute has a 25-acre campus…
  10. REFERENCE & INSTRUCTIONAL SERVICES LIBRARIAN - New York Law School

    POSITION SUMMARY: New York Law School, a dynamic urban law center in the heart of Tribeca, seeks a reference and instructional services librarian. The Library houses more than 500,000 volumes of books, microforms, and audio/visual materials and offers a full range of electronic subscriptions to support the needs of more…
  11. Library IT & University Media Services Project Manager - New York University

    NYU Division of Libraries is seeking a Project Manager will lead and support technology projects in the IT/Media unit as well as projects with major IT components in the Division of Libraries
  12. Library Cataloging Internship - Pace Gallery

    Pace Gallery’s Research & Archives Department is seeking a part-time Cataloging Intern for the 2019 Winter semester, starting this upcoming January. Interns will become a vital member of our library and art cataloging team by assisting with special projects, including data entry, cataloging library and special collections materials, digitization projects,…
  13. KARMS Cataloging Specialist - Arabic Script - New York University

    NYU, Division of Libraries seeks a Cataloging Specialist to perform original and complex copy cataloging of materials in Arabic script.
  14. Health Sciences Librarian - North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY (Northwell Health)

    We are reopening our search for a Health Sciences Librarian at North Shore University Hospital (NSUH) in Manhasset, NY, a major tertiary hospital of Northwell Health. The successful candidate will be an expert searcher and innovative instructor on health and biomedical information sources as well as an enthusiastic collaborator with…
  15. Archives Intern - Trisha Brown Archive

    One of the most acclaimed and influential choreographers of her time, and an artist whose work has earned recognition in numerous museum exhibitions and collections, Trisha Brown (1936-2017) has forever changed the landscape of visual art. Her movement vocabulary, and the new methods that she and her dancers adopted to…
  16. Technical Services Archivist/Librarian - Seton Hall University

    The Monsignor William Noé Field Archives and Special Collections at Seton Hall University invites applications for a full-time, renewable library faculty/lecturer position. We seek an active and efficient processing archivist who can process and oversee processing of collections while actively engaging in the many activities of the department, including, but…
  17. Part-Time Outreach Librarian, MyLibraryNYC - Queens Library

    Under the supervision of the Coordinator of MyLibraryNYC, the Part-Time Outreach Librarian is responsible for developing and maintaining Queens Library’s relationships with the NYC Department of Education and local schools as part of the MyLibraryNYC initiative. This position will deliver core services to the participating schools during the school year,…
  18. Assistant Librarian / Part Time - Touro College - Midwood Library - Lander College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

    Assist in the delivery of library services and programs, and daily maintenance operations. Part Time - Mondays and Tuesdays 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm.
  19. Web Content Manager - Columbia University Libraries

    The Web Content Manager is responsible for the content on the Columbia University Libraries’ website. The incumbent will ensure online content is fresh, relevant, and consistent with the organization’s strategic goals, brand and messaging. The incumbent will use web-based systems, including a content management system, to build and maintain the…
  20. Research and Learning Technologies Librarian - Columbia University Libraries

    The Columbia University Libraries seek a creative, service-oriented Research and Learning Technologies Librarian to coordinate planning, implementation, and outreach for faculty and student-facing services in the use of new physical technologies in support of student research, scholarship, and in-class learning. This new librarian position reports to the Director of Digital…
  21. Trove Children's Library Assistant - PT - White Plains Public Library

    Be part of one of the most exciting libraries in New York! The White Plains Public Library seeks a part-time Library Assistant in to work in the Trove, our wonderful children’s library. We are seeking individuals who love working with children and families—and take pride in delivering great customer service….
  22. Evening & Weekend Supervisor - Columbia University Libraries

    Columbia Libraries seek an Evening & Weekend Supervisor for the Science, Engineering, & Social Sciences Libraries Division. Reporting to the Head of Access Services and Operations, the incumbent supervises day-to-day activities in the Business & Economics Library on evenings and weekends.
  23. Adjunct Librarian - Brookdale Community College

    The College seeks qualified applicants for the Spring 2019 semester and beyond, to instruct and assist students in the identification and evaluation of information resources. Morning/afternoon (10am-2pm), evening (5pm-8pm), and Saturday hours (10am-4pm) may be available in Lincroft. Open Until Filled; Review of applications will begin in December 2018.
  24. Research and Instruction Librarian - Roberts Wesleyan College

    Roberts Wesleyan College invites applications for a full-time, 11-month Research & Instruction Librarian, available immediately. This academic support faculty position is responsible to the Director of Library Services for the supervision and assessment of the library’s information literacy instruction program, liaison program, research assistance services, and curriculum center. The Research…
  25. Library College Assistant - Guttman Community College

    Under supervision, this position performs miscellaneous library clerical and administrative work related to the operation of the Information Commons on a part-time basis (20 hours per week). Reporting to the Chief Librarian and working in collaboration with other Info Commons staff, the College Assistant shares responsibility for essential public service…
  26. Assistant Vice President for Scholarly Communication and Collections - Rutgers University Libraries

    Rutgers University Libraries seek an innovative, collaborative, and accomplished leader to serve as Assistant Vice President for Scholarly Communication and Collections (AVP). Reporting directly to the Vice President for Information Services & University Librarian, this position provides leadership, strategic direction, and support for the scholarly communication and collections infrastructure, including…
  27. Part-Time Librarian, Children’s Department - Great Neck LIbrary

    We are looking for an energetic, highly motivated part-time librarian who believes in providing excellent customer service to children and parents. The successful candidate must be friendly, hard-working and knowledgeable about children’s literature, digital services and video gaming. Must have a flexible schedule and be able to work well under…
  28. Adjunct Processing & Digital Archivist (part-time) - College of Staten Island, CUNY

    The Archives & Special Collections of the College of Staten Island Library seeks an Adjunct Processing & Digital Archivist to create access to research resources and facilitate their use by researchers. The Archivist will provide leadership to ensure the processing, long-term preservation, and discovery of analog, born-digital, and digitized materials….
  29. Library Support Staff, Level 5 - Fordham University / Lincoln Center Campus / Quinn Library

    Reports to Head of Access, Information and Collection Services & Operations.
  30. Project Manager - The Riverside Church of New York

    Covering 175 years of progressive church history, The Riverside Church Archives serves as the repository for Riverside’s institutional archives and that of its predecessor churches. Types of materials include photographs, moving images, audio recordings, newsletters and other publications, records of church programs and events, and senior clergy sermons and papers….
  31. Communications and Marketing Librarian - Long Island Library Resources Council

    The Long Island Library Resources Council seeks a talented and energetic librarian for the position of Marketing and Communications Librarian to work in a dynamic organization serving libraries of all types in Nassau and Suffolk County of Long Island. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Communications and Marketing Librarian is…
  32. Children's Librarian - Bank Street College of Education

    The Children’s Librarian is the Teacher/Librarian for the School for Children for pre-k through 8th grade. This position provides the leadership and expertise necessary to ensure that the school library program is aligned with the mission, goals, and objectives of the School for Children. In addition, the children’s librarian provides…
  33. Associate Manager of Circulation and Reader Services - The Thomas J. Watson Library at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

    The Thomas J. Watson at The Metropolitan Museum of Art is pleased to announce an opening for the position of Associate Manager of Circulation and Reader Services. This unique position is responsible for the daily operations and services at the Circulation Desk, Watson Library’s key service point, and takes the…
  34. MARC Cataloging/Database Support - Libraries (Temporary) - Rutgers University Libraries

    Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a part-time MARC Cataloging/Database Support for The Rutgers University Libraries (RUL). This position provides MARC cataloging and assists with quality assurance of the Libraries’ database. Among the key duties of this position are the following: • Provides MARC cataloging for monographs….
  35. 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…
  36. 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
  37. Acquisitions Operations Coordinator - Princeton University

    Reporting to the Acquisitions Librarian, the Acquisitions Operations Coordinator (AOC) provides leadership and supervision in managing day-to-day logistics and end-to-end operations of the Collections Acquisitions Services Unit (CAS) of the Scholarly Collections Services Department. Focusing on various types of physical materials that PUL acquires, the AOC ensures timely order, receipt…
  38. 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…
  39. Head, Patron Services - Manhattanville College Library

    The Head of Patron Services oversees Circulation, Reserves, Reference, and other public services functions.
  40. 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.
  41. 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/),,) an open source software stack with a Drupal front end and administrative layer. As our Islandora repository services grow, we are seeking to…
  42. 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…
  43. 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.
  44. 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.
  45. 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…
  46. 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…
  47. 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…
  48. 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,…
  49. 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…
  50. Metadata Specialist - The New York Public Library

  51. 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…
  52. 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…
  53. 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…
  54. 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…
  55. 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…
  56. 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…
  57. 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…
  58. Reference Librarian - Hudson County Community COllege

  59. 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.
  60. 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…
  61. 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….
  62. 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….
  63. 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.
  64. 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’…
  65. 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…
  66. 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…
  67. 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…
  68. 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…
  69. 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…
  70. 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
  71. 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.
  72. 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…
  73. 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…
  74. 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.
  75. 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.
  76. Librarian III - New Rochelle Public Library

    Librarian III for Children’s Services
  77. 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….
  78. 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,…
  79. 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.