library Technician 2 – Circulation

Closes: 1/2/18
Valley Library at Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR

The beautiful Valley Library at Oregon State University has an opening in our circulation unit! We are looking for a co-worker with a dedication to public service, strong critical thinking skills, and a desire to expand the definitions of library circulation services.

We are a busy library circulating a traditional collection alongside consortial borrowing, course reserves, laptops and equipment. We are open 24 hours a day, 5 days a week with shortened weekend hours.

This position is considered swing shift and run through late evening/early morning – “morning people” beware! Apply by January 2, 2018 for a chance to join this agile and caring circ team.

Complete job description and application process can be found at:

Posted in Academic Library, January 2018, Oregon

Head of Collection Development

Closes: 2/15/18
Graduate Theological Union Library
Berkeley, CA

Brief description of position: The Head of Collection Development is responsible for overseeing acquisitions, serials, and conservation of resources, in electronic and print formats. Responsibilities include selecting, acquiring, and making accessible the books, journals, databases, and other media for both the GTU main library and our branch at the SFTS campus; working with the director and other departments to monitor budgets, and to order, receive, and correctly process materials; exercising responsible stewardship of the entire collection including making decisions about shelf management, gifts, withdrawals, and off-site storage; preparing assessments, estimates, and reports about the collection and its use.

Link to the full job announcement:

Posted in February 2018, Out of State, Special Library

University Librarian

Closes: 2/12/18
Oregon Tech
Klamath Falls, OR

Oregon Tech seeks applicants for the position of University Librarian. This is a 12-month, full-time position located at the main campus in Klamath Falls, Oregon. The University Librarian is the chief administrator of the libraries including the libraries at the Klamath falls campus, the Portland-Metro campus, and the Shaw Historical Library. Oregon Tech offers competitive salaries with excellent benefits including comprehensive healthcare, a generous retirement package, and significant tuition discounts at the seven public universities in Oregon. Rank and salary will be commensurate with candidate’s education and experience.

For a full job description go to our website.

Posted in February 2018, Oregon, Special Library

Library District Administrator

Closes: Open until filled
Jackson County Library District
Medford, OR

The Jackson County Library District Board of Directors seeks a full-time District Administrator to direct and manage the business functions and operations of the District, including contract administration. This is a newly created position. The District Administrator works under the authority of the Board of Directors and reports to the President of the Board. The District Administrator will support the Board in governance matters and will direct and manage all business functions and operations of the District. Further, the District Administrator will advise the Board on policy and strategic matters related to the functions and operations of the District including those services presently delegated to contractors. The District Administrator will work with the library and other contractors to advance the implementation of the Jackson County Library Services Strategic Plan and the strategic direction of the District.

For more information and application instructions, please view the full job announcement.

Posted in No Closing Date, Oregon, Public Library

Librarian III – Alaska Historical Collections

Closes: 12/26/17
Alaska Dept. of Education and Early Development Division of Libraries, Archives and Museums
Juneau, AK

The Alaska State Library is recruiting for a full-time Librarian III to head the Alaska Historical Collections. This position is located in the beautiful Father Andrew P. Kashevaroff State Library, Archives and Museum building in Juneau. Founded in 1900, the Alaska Historical Collections is the oldest special library in Alaska. The Collections are composed of more than 50,000 books, periodicals, manuscripts, photographs, maps, and multimedia materials. The first copy of every Alaska state publication is deposited in the Collections. The Historical Collections is responsible for addressing the challenges of collecting, preserving and making accessible the history of the state.

Go to our website for a full job description and application process.

Posted in Closes December 2017, Out of State, Special Library

Librarian (PT) – World Languages

Closes: 12/18/17
Hillsboro Public Library
Hillsboro, OR

Hillsboro has an amazing opportunity for a Librarian to focus on world languages collection development and our grant partnership with Early Learning Washington County and Washington County Cooperative Library Services (WCCLS)!

We are seeking someone who is excited about working in a forward-thinking culture and who is passionate about providing outstanding service to our diverse community.

This is a part-time position, 25-hours per week; fluency in Spanish is strongly preferred.

See our website for full job description and application details.

Current deadline is December 18; interviews will take place in early 2018.

Posted in Closes December 2017, Oregon, Public Library

Library Director

Closing Date: Open until filled
Klamath County Library Service District
Klamath Falls, OR

Responsible for the programming, budgeting, planning, financial, personnel and administrative management of the Klamath County Library Service District and Law Library.
Here is a link to the Library Director-Open Until Filled job.

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