Position Opening - Scholarly Communications Librarian I/II, Villanova University

Villanova University’s Falvey Memorial Library seeks a dynamic, engaging, and collaborative professional to lead the Library’s scholarly communication efforts in coordination with internal and external partners. Reporting to the Associate Director of Research Services and Scholarly Engagement, the Scholarly Communications Librarian identifies, develops, and promotes strategic scholarly communication services and programs. The incumbent engages others around scholarly communication issues through outreach, education, training, and collaborative projects. The successful candidate will also be responsible for outreach, information literacy instruction, research support, and collection development in assigned disciplines and programs.

Nominations and Applications:

To be considered, applicants must submit a cover letter, resume and list of three references with contact information via the Jobs at Villanova website:




Position Opening - User Services Librarian, Gettysburg College

Musselman Library at Gettysburg College has a User Services Librarian position available. Details are available at:


Position Opening - Resources and Services Library Technician, Dickinson College

The Waidner-Spahr Library at Dickinson College has a full-time opening for a Resources and Services Library Technician, reporting to the Associate Director for Access Services. The position supports the mission and goals of the library by providing exceptional, high-quality customer service and support for resource management. The technician performs a variety of functions, participates in library projects, and works collaboratively to ensure continuous and high-quality service.

A high school diploma or GED and 1-3 years library experience, are required. A bachelor’s degree, and 1-3 years academic library experience are preferred. Please note the work schedule for this position: Tuesday – Saturday, 9am – 5pm during the academic year. Other times during the year as assigned.

Dickinson College is committed to building a representative and diverse faculty, administrative staff, and student body. We encourage applications from all qualified persons.

For more information and to apply online, visit:

Review of applications will begin on June 26.


Position Opening - Director, Scholarly Connections, Drexel University

The Director, Scholarly Connections, provides administrative leadership in implementing a core strategic direction that extends the Libraries’ staff expertise in library and information science, archival and records management; and its professional knowledge networks and services to integrate academic experiences with Drexel’s strengthened connections to scholarship. Through the Libraries’ matrixed organizational management, the Director leads staff throughout the Libraries to extend the value of scholarly publications, sharable research data and archival collections. The Director provides direct supervision to three managers who lead evolving programs for archives and digital assets repositories, scholarly communications, and data management advisory services.

Reporting to the Dean of Libraries, the entrepreneurial administrator strategically leads collaborations among staff, vendors, faculty, administrators and researchers to design, acquire and continually improve effective systems, licenses, and responsive advisory service support to ensure access to authoritative scholarly resources. The Libraries’ responsibility for information access encompasses purchased, licensed and archived collections, emerging open scholarly communication venues, and Drexel-generated research output in support of teaching, learning and research.

Detailed information including the application are available at


Position Opening - Electronic Resources and Description Librarian, Villanova University

The Electronic Resources and Description Librarian reports to the Director of Resource Management and Description and is responsible for managing the library’s electronic resources (including, but not limited to, databases, journals, ebooks, and streaming video) throughout their acquisition and renewal lifecycle. Creates and maintains bibliographic description and discoverability of resources in ILS, discovery platform, ERM, and other tools, with an emphasis on problem solving for items requiring more than routine handling, in accordance with national standards. Works in coordination with Acquisitions and Electronic Resources Coordinators on new and renewal workflows.

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Position Opening - Scholarly Communications Librarian, Gettysburg College

Gettysburg College’s Musselman Library invites a librarian with a teaching and outreach orientation to join its Scholarly Communications department. Details are available at their website linked HERE.


Position Opening - Special Collections Librarian, La Salle University

The Connelly Library of La Salle University invites applications for the position of Special Collections Librarian.

The Librarian, Special Collections provides vision, leadership, advocacy, and interpretation for the Connelly Library’s special collections. The Librarian, Special Collections, shapes and builds the collections by strategically acquiring both primary and secondary source materials. This position provides educational, programmatic, and promotional outreach to faculty, graduate and undergraduate students, visiting scholars, and others whose research, teaching, communications, and learning activities benefit from engagement with the Special Collections of Connelly Library. The Librarian, Special Collections is responsible for the development and implementation of Special Collections policies and procedures in accordance with identified standards and best practices in consultation with the Associate Dean.

How to Apply

Interested applicants must apply online at For questions regarding this position, please contact the search committee chair: Carol Brigham, Associate Dean of Operations and Collection Management, at


Position Opening - Electronic Resources & Metadata Librarian, Widener University

The Wolfgram Memorial Library at Widener University is seeking an Electronic Resources & Metadata Librarian to manage the discovery and description of and access to the library’s growing collection of electronic resources. Reporting to the Head of Technical Services, the successful applicant will have a thorough understanding of and experience with library discovery services, cataloging of print and electronic resources, knowledge-base management and the systems that support the management of and access to the library’s electronic resources.

This position also serves as the liaison librarian to the School of Engineering providing research assistance, information literacy instruction and general reference services to students, faculty and staff, and participates in the management of the general collection. This is a full-time, 12 month (non-tenure) library faculty position.

For more information and/or to apply: