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Librarians and their families are welcome to join SLA-SD for a roll-icking good time at SkateWorld (6907 Linda Vista Rd) on Sunday, February 23, from 11 AM to 2 PM.  A $5 cash donation per skater is suggested (not required) to help SLA-SD continue planning events like this going into the future.  We'll also do a hardcover book exchange - bring a book you've finished and exchange it for another hardcover book at the party!  Pizza will be provided. You're welcome to purchase drinks at the rink or bring your own bottled water.  Places are limited so secure your spot by RSVPing to:   sla.sd.communications@gmail.com . In your RSVP, please specify ...
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Registration is open for the SLA-SCC Leadership Retreat on 2/8! Details below, and on the chapter website:  connect.sla.org/socal/home   Use code SLA-SCC  to register via EventBrite:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sla-scc-leadership-retreat-tickets-91064916617 Please note the location has changed since the Save the Date went out   - it will be held at FIDM's Library, 919 S. Grand Ave, LA, CA, 90015 (Many thanks to Robin Dodge for the meeting space!). In addition to Leadership Training exercises from the SLA Leadership Symposium, we'll also go over the SLA Restructuring Plan ( view it and FAQ HERE ), promised and proposed adjustments to it, and ...
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Start your year off right by making sure you don't miss out on important news, events, and announcements from SLA-SD by  clicking here to sign up for our newsletter.  It's low volume and always informative...so why not? We're looking forward to a fun 2020!
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Part-Time Reference Librarian Join our skilled team of fun and accomplished lawyer-librarians who love what they do! Experienced legal researchers wanted! We have part-time positions helping laypeople and attorneys find the law. If you are fully versed in researching California and Federal law, both print and online, and have the patience and customer-savvy skills to help people with serious legal issue who need immediate assistance, then we want to hear from you. This job can be quick-paced and demanding, but at the end of the day you may have changed someone’s life for the better. Send us your resume and a cover letter telling us why you would be a good ...
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APPLY ON COMPANY SITE Job Description At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, and respect of an organization that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work. You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential. Join our patient-focused culture at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla as a Medical Librarian. As a Medical Librarian, you will assist in the daily provision of library services to medical and hospital staff at our Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla ...
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Job Summary Work with the SCELC Licensing Services Team and assigned set of SCELC vendors to negotiate electronic resource licenses and offers that expand SCELC libraries’ access to information resources and services. Develop and maintain productive relationships with vendors and libraries, contributing to conversations and activities that support SCELC’s mission and advance librarianship. Duties and Responsibilities 1. Negotiate licenses for assigned SCELC vendors ○ Review new license legal terms and conditions, requesting changes that maximize library and user rights, establish vendor responsibilities, limit consortial and library liability, and increase ...
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Work in beautiful Balboa Park at the San Diego Natural History Museum! Job title: Unpaid Internship at the Natural History Museum Research Library – Archives Department  Availability: Immediate opening for Spring 2020, Summer 2020, and Fall 2020 semesters.  Flexible schedule working Tuesday through Thursday, on-site hours to be determined by the intern.  Some remote work is possible. Job Description:  Primary job responsibilities include working with our collection of historical photographs, field notes, diaries, and other primary documents that chronicle the early years of the Natural History Museum. Our naturalists and research scientists have been actively ...
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APPLY ON COMPANY SITE 11-MONTH, TENURE TRACK POSITION Under the direction of the Dean of Instructional Support Services and in collaboration with the Library Department Chair, the librarians are responsible for providing services such as reference, instruction, collection development, technical services, and outreach. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Master's Degree in Library Science, or Library and Information Science OR the equivalent OR a valid California Community College Instructor Credential in Library Science. SALARY AND BENEFITS: Upon initial employment, full-time faculty members are placed on the salary schedule based upon years of experience ...
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APPLY ON COMPANY SITE San Diego State University Library embraces innovation and collaboration, encourages diversity and deliberation, and looks for librarians who engage in a forward-looking perspective. SDSU Library seeks applications and nominations of a creative and dynamic individual for the position of Social Sciences Librarian, appointed at the Senior Assistant Librarian rank. The Social Sciences librarian serves as liaison and is responsible for collections, instruction, outreach, and research consultations in selected social sciences departments. Subjects may include but are not limited to Sociology, Communication Studies, Counselling, Social ...
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APPLY ON COMPANY SITE This is a part-time, temporary position with an anticipated assignment end date of June 21, 2020. The University of San Diego's Copley library seeks an energetic and enthusiastic Weekend Supervisor. This individual represents management in Copley Library on weekends. He/She is responsible for all access services while on duty and provides excellent customer service to faculty, staff, students, and other library users. Reporting to the Access and Outreach Services Librarian, the Weekend Supervisor is responsible for all aspects of the operation of the Copley Library building. Maintains a professional, positive demeanor at all times, ...
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APPLY ON COMPANY SITE LIBRARY TECHNICIAN II R-01001 San Diego County - Grossmont College Transforming lives through learning isn't just the vision of the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District. It happens every day with our 30,000 students who take the first step in their higher education, become trained for a new career, or learn knowledge that transforms their world perspective. The Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District honors a diverse academic community and fosters equity mindedness across our institutions. As such, the District is committed to eliminating achievement gaps among different student groups by promoting ...
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APPLY ON COMPANY SITE $6,376 - $8,544 a month KEYWORDS: Public Librarian, Library Services, Coronado Public Library, Collections and Reference Libra
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APPLY ON COMPANY SITE APPLY BY JANUARY 2, 2020 San Diego State University is seeking applicants with demonstrated experience and/or commitment to teaching and working effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and members of historically underrepresented groups. Initial review of applications will begin on Friday, January 3, 2020. To receive full consideration, apply by Thursday, January 2, 2020. The position will remain open until filled. The online application should be completed in detail.   Completion of the online application is required for consideration; a resume alone will not suffice. For more information on San Diego ...
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APPLY ON INDEED.COM Librarian Pauma Band of Mission Indians - San Diego POSITION OPEN UNTIL FILLED Applications received prior to   Close of Business on Tuesday, December 17, 2019   are guaranteed consideration. Applications received after Close of Business on December 17, 2019 will be considered upon receipt until the position is filled. Department:   Library Type:   Full Time - 40 hrs/week Supervisor:   Tribal Administrator / Education Committee Salary Grade:   Based on qualifications/experience Benefits:   Commensurate with position JOB SUMMARY: The Pauma Tribe seeks a Librarian to manage its library collection and provide ...
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APPLY ON COMPANY SITE San Diego Zoo Global is a conservation organization dedicated to the science of saving endangered species worldwide. San Diego Zoo Global operates three world-class facilities: the San Diego Zoo, the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, and the San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation Research. Our organization’s vision - we will lead the fight against extinction. Help us to make a difference for wildlife and begin your adventure with a career at the San Diego Zoo. Join the dedicated crew who are passionate about what they do and strive to create unforgettable experiences for our guests. THE WORLD FAMOUS SAN DIEGO ZOO IS CURRENTLY ...
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APPLY ON COMPANY SITE CLOSING DATE: 12/16/19 5:00 PM To lead and perform a wide variety of complex customer service and library duties in a public library setting; to assist Library guests in making effective use of the Library's resources, collections and programs; to provide technical training to guests and staff as needed; and to perform related duties as assigned. Note: The Library Associate (0.5 FTE) is a permanent/part-time position (20 hours per week) with pro-rated benefits. This recruitment is administered to fill one current vacancy and create an eligibility list to fill future vacancies. Essential Functions: Functions may include, ...
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APPLY ON COMPANY SITE Law Librarian The State of California, Court of Appeal, Division One of the Fourth Appellate District located in Symphony Towers in downtown San Diego, is accepting applications for a part-time (20 hours/week) Law Librarian. This is a sole librarian position. Under the supervision of the Clerk/Executive Officer of the Court, the Law Librarian is solely responsible for directing library programs and personnel within organizational and policy confines and ensures the accomplishment of the library’s goals and objectives. Responsibilities Plans, organizes, and performs the full range of work ...
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APPLY ON COMPANY SITE DEADLINE: JANUARY 30, 2020 11:59 PM LIBRARIAN R-00991 San Diego County - Cuyamaca College Transforming lives through learning isn't just the vision of the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District. It happens every day with our 30,000 students who take the first step in their higher education, become trained for a new career, or learn knowledge that transforms their world perspective. The Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District honors a diverse academic community and fosters equity mindedness across our institutions. As such, the District is committed to eliminating achievement gaps among different student groups ...
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CLICK TO APPLY NOW Librarian & Testing Coordinator Textbook Care Manage text book distribution in January for Spring semester classes (Theology & Gov/Econ primarily) Provide all information to teachers for book check (May) Provide all information for proctors for Finals regarding collecting text books (May) Coordinate with Aramark/maintenance for book pick up after finals (May) Student Supervision Mostly before school, break, lunch, after school Monitor and supervise students before school/during break/during lunch/ after school (from 7:30am-4:00pm). Monitor and assist students printing and maintain ...
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