Job Posting: Library Specialist, University of Pittsburgh, PA

Hours of work (general): Mon. – Fri. 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 5/days week; one weekend/month; one University holiday/term. Work regularly-scheduled hours at the Information Center Service Desk at Hillman Library as well as at the public service desk at the Frick Fine Arts Library, providing comprehensive assistance to library users in a face-to-face, phone or online setting. The Incumbent will work 50% time at Hillman Library and 50% at the Frick Fine Arts Library. Services will include providing information about and assistance with collections, circulation/reserves, interlibrary loan/document delivery and providing high quality ready reference and directional information. Incumbent will identify and refer requests for customized or expert reference and research services to appropriate liaison librarians or other ULS libraries. The Incumbent will process items for storage at Frick Fine Arts, as well as assist with daily operations as needed. Experience with art history is desired but not required.

Incumbent must be public-service oriented, self-motivated, able to work independently, able to meet deadlines and work well under pressure with a diverse clientele in a constantly changing environment with many interruptions. Excellent computer, organizational and communication skills required. Accuracy, initiative, good judgment, flexibility, timeliness, and high productivity are crucial.

More information and application: https://www.pittsource.com/postings/110558

Job Posting: Librarian, Art Institute of Pittsburgh, PA

Under the supervision of the Dean of Academic Affairs and in collaboration with the Director of Learning Resources and Centralized Library Services Team, the Librarian ensures school library functions and services are appropriate and properly planned, implemented, and managed.  The Librarian assists the school community in use of the library materials and resources through appropriate and meaningful information literacy and instruction programs as well as reference and research support. The librarian assists the school community with use of academic support services and technology including tutoring, assessments, student portals, learning management systems, and others.

Job Requirements:

Knowledge:

Master’s Degree in Library, Information Science, or related from an ALA accredited school

At least one year experience working in a post-secondary institution library

Previous experience delivering instruction preferred

Knowledge of subjects taught by Art Institute system

Knowledge of library and educational technologies

Skills:

Strong interpersonal skills

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Strong presentation skills

Superior organizational, prioritization, and self-motivation skills

Strong computer skills

Abilities:

Work effectively a team member to insure that system and school goals are met

Ability to effectively teach information literacy skills

Comfort level with expanding and contracting sphere of influence as required at times by the role

Ability to frequently lift up to 15 pounds

More information and application: https://edmc.hua.hrsmart.com/ats/js_job_details.php?reqid=33207&site_id=148&site_id=148

Job Posting: Research and Instruction Librarian/Coordinator, Bryn Mawr College, PA

Library and Information Technology Services at Bryn Mawr College is searching for a dynamic and creative individual to serve as Research and Instruction Librarian/Coordinator, Rhys Carpenter Library. The successful candidate will play a major role in supporting the humanities at Bryn Mawr College and in providing leadership in the award-winning Rhys Carpenter Library for History of Art, Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology, Classics, and Growth and Structure of Cities. This position will involve close interaction and collaboration with faculty, undergraduate students, and graduate students in the Graduate Group in Archaeology, Classics, and History of Art, and the opportunity to work with library colleagues in the Tri-Colleges consortium (Bryn Mawr, Haverford, and Swarthmore Colleges).

Email a resume, cover letter, and three professional references to jobs@brynmawr.edu. Review of applications begins October 19 and continues until the position has been filled.

More information: http://www.brynmawr.edu/humanresources/Recruit/ResearchandInstructionLibrarian.shtml