Lecture: Sustainable Collection Management- April 26, 2017

SUSTAINABLE COLLECTION MANAGEMENT:  Enabling the Transformation of Libraries Matt Barnes Director of Sustainable Collection Services at OCLCApril 26, 2017 (Wednesday) 3:00 – 4:30 pm McKeldin Library 6137 (Special Events Room) Academic libraries have endured as centers of learning and research because they have continually evolved to meet the needs Continue reading Lecture: Sustainable Collection Management- April 26, 2017

Publishing Opportunity- Public Services Quarterly

Are you interested in academic librarianship and interesting in getting your work published? Consider submitting to Public Services Quarterly! Keep reading for more information. Public Services Quarterly‘s column, “Future Voices in Public Services,” is a forum for students in graduate Continue reading Publishing Opportunity- Public Services Quarterly

UMD Libraries Receive John Cotton Dana Award

The University of Maryland Libraries was awarded a John Cotton Dana Library Public Relations Award in recognition of their “Thinking Big” campaign. The data-driven communications campaign was designed to increase awareness of UBorrow a faster interlibrary loan service available because Continue reading UMD Libraries Receive John Cotton Dana Award

Collections Archivist – Virginia Tech – Blacksburg, VA

Collections Archivist The University Libraries at Virginia Tech seeks a service-oriented, innovative, technically savvy, and self-motivated Collections Archivist to serve an integral role in the special collections department. The Collections Archivist reports to the Director of Special Collections. This is Continue reading Collections Archivist – Virginia Tech – Blacksburg, VA

Library Technician II – Priddy Library, University of Maryland – Shady Grove, MD

Employment Category: Staff Position Title: Library Technician II Open Date: August 5, 2013 (All day) Close Date: August 16, 2013 (All day) Institution: The Universities at Shady Grove Department: The Priddy Library Contact Person: Madhu Singh Employment Type: Part-time (Nonexempt, Continue reading Library Technician II – Priddy Library, University of Maryland – Shady Grove, MD

Residencies: a New Kind of Library Position

In the past few weeks we’ve had a number of residency (sometimes called fellowship) positions come across the listservs. These kinds of positions are increasingly being offered by academic libraries, particularly at large research universities; despite their increasing popularity there Continue reading Residencies: a New Kind of Library Position