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TO APPLY OR FOR MORE INFORMATION, CLICK HERE Closing  11/18/2019 5:30 PM Pacific Job Objectives Class specifications are intended to present a descriptive list of the range of duties performed by employees in the class. Specifications are not intended to reflect all duties performed within the job.   Under general direction of the Director of Library Services, to perform responsible, professional library work involving functional supervision of a major division of the Library; to supervise, coordinate, review and participate in the work of professional and paraprofessional library, clerical and volunteer staff; to ensure work quality and adherence ...
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Mark your calendars to be sure you don't miss our next events. We'll enjoy a "Meet in the Middle" with the Special Libraries Association Southern California Chapter (SLA-SCC) on Saturday, November 16 at the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana. And then we'll wrap up the year with the SLA San Diego Annual Meeting and Business Dinner either Friday, December 6 or Friday, December 13. (No, we're not superstitious...are we?
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CLICK TO APPLY ON COMPANY SITE Closing 10/10/2019 11:59 PM Pacific San Diego County Library is seeking qualified candidates for the position of LIBRARY TECHNICIAN I ( permanent full/part-time & hourly part-time positions available ) PER COUNTY RULES, THIS POSITION IS ELIGIBLE FOR APPOINTMENT AT STEP 1, $29,099.20 ANNUALLY. COUNTY EMPLOYEES ARE SUBJECT TO THE COUNTY PROMOTION RULE FOR STEP PLACEMENT IN ACCORDANCE WITH COMPENSATION ORDINANCE SECTION 1.3.5. The San Diego County Library (SDCL) consists of 33 branches, 2 mobile libraries, and 4 24/7 kiosks. It has been recognized for its excellent public service, cultural inclusiveness, ...
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October is Archives Month, and San Diego's Inaugural Archives Crawl will be held Saturday, October 5. Here are more details from the event organizers: On Saturday October 5, 2019, San Diego History Center in Balboa Park will host the first ever San Diego Archives Crawl. This event is a chance for archives - both inside Balboa Park and throughout San Diego County - to educate fellow information professionals about each others archival resources, research services, and promote and highlight examples of materials in their collections. Event activities will include completing an Archives Crawl "passport" to encourage visiting the different archive organization ...
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Register now for the Fall Seminar! The SLA San Diego Chapter Fall Seminar is back! Questions? Email  SLA.SD.FallSeminar@gmail.com      SLA-SD Fall Seminar Registration 2019  -   Ends Monday, September 30, or when we reach capacity. Alone Together: Building a Community of Librarians Often working in a “special” library can mean being the lone information expert in your organization or your specific role. The goal of this year’s seminar is to bring together information professionals from disparate environments, backgrounds, and organizations to address the challenges this always changing, and sometimes strange, profession brings ...
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Library Director Position Description   Dr. William C. Herrick Community Health Care Library Grossmont Healthcare District 9001 Wakarusa Street, La Mesa, CA 91942   Position Summary   The Library Director of the Dr. William C. Herrick Community Health Care Library, Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD), is responsible for planning, organizing, and managing the programs, collections, services, and staff of the library, under the general supervision of the GHD Chief Executive Officer. The mission of the library is to help meet the health information needs of the community and local residents. The Herrick Library is a consumer health ...
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CLICK FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY Part-Time Reference Librarian - San Diego Law Library 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 ...
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CLICK FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY Senior Library Assistant- City of Oceanside Closing  10/4/2019 4:00 PM Pacific Introduction THE CITY OF OCEANSIDE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.     The City of Oceanside is accepting applications for the position of Senior Library Assistant. There is currently one vacancy in the Oceanside Public Library- Support Services. Examples of Duties Plans, prioritizes, assigns, supervises, reviews, and participates in the daily operation of a large clerical and technical Library unit such as circulation-related public services at the Civic Center Library, or the Collection Management unit for the whole Library ...
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APPLY ON COMPANY SITE Lead Librarian, Teaching and Learning National University - San Diego Position Summary: With strategic leadership, participate in the National University (NU) initiatives and programs focusing on student success and retention. Manage the development of library support for retention and 'first-year' initiatives. Serve as Library liaison for the College of Letters and Sciences (COLS). Collaborate with faculty research, scholarship and program development. Facilitate library instruction, information and literacy assessment for graduate and undergraduate students both online and in-person. Contribute in the library collection development ...
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APPLY ON COMPANY SITE Filing Deadline: Mon 9/23/2019 Digital Collections Metadata and Ingest Specialist UC San Diego Working under the direction of the Head of Digital Object Metadata Management Unit, the Digital Collections Metadata and Ingest Specialist provides metadata normalization, enhancement, and ingest services for a range of digital projects, with a focus on unique and locally relevant materials. Performs heading identification, reconciliation, and review. Contributes to the creation of authority records and/or performs complex authority and headings work in the local database. The Digital Collections Metadata and Ingest Specialist analyzes, ...
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APPLY ON COMPANY SITE Library Acquisition Specialist - National University - San Diego Position Summary: Under limited supervision, drive business processes to acquire library resources in all formats (print, audiovisual, and electronic) for the National University Library System (NULS).  Manage vendor relationships to ensure critical business results, oversee ordering and receipt of library resources and maintain current knowledge of software used for acquisitions data.  Assist with budget preparation regarding collection development.  Provide guidance and training to less-experienced staff. Essential Functions: Provides expertise necessary ...
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Clinical Librarian, Norris Medical Library University of Southern California The University of Southern California (USC) Libraries seek outstanding candidates to serve as a Clinical Librarian to provide services to the University of Southern California-affiliated clinical sites including Keck Medical Center of USC, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital, and others. T he minimum requirements for the position include a t least two years of professional experience in an academic health sciences or hospital library providing information services as well as experience searching major clinical information resources, including PubMed and CINAHL; providing instruction to health ...
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Position: Branch Manager 1 Location: Paloma Valley Library & Nuview Library (Riverside County Library System) Status:  Full Time (with benefits) Click to apply:   https://workforcenow.adp.com/ mascsr/default/mdf/ recruitment/recruitment.html? cid=1c1f7bef-ce81-46af-be11- c97d02bf9998&ccId=19000101_ 000001&jobId=294197&source= CC3&lang=en_US   Branch Manager 1   Library Systems & Services (LS&S) is seeking a full time Branch Manager 1 to oversee the day-to day-operations of the Paloma Valley and Nuview libraries in the Riverside County Library System. The Paloma Valley library is a joint-use facility ...
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APPLY ON COMPANY SITE Web Support Services Assistant; Library & Web Services University of San Diego The Web Support Services Assistant is part of the central ITS web team and works to provide front-line tier-two support for all incoming web-related service requests, tasks, questions, and issues, thus providing excellent customer service to all members of the university community. The Web Support Services Assistant will monitor incoming requests arriving via the web team service portal and will respond to all inquiries in a timely manner. Follow-up is often in writing, via remote session (phone/screen-sharing), and/or an in-person meeting. Inquiries ...
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APPLY ON COMPANY SITE Library Communications Specialist, University Library California State University Campus: San Marcos Job ID:   2019-1588 Job Title: Library Communications Specialist, University Library Appointment Type: Temporary Time Base: Full-Time Date Posted: August 29, 2019 Closing Date: Open until filled Benefits Link: CSUEU (Unit 2, 5, 7, 9) Link to Apply Online: https://careers-csusm.icims.com/jobs/1558/library-communications-specialist%2c-university-library/job?mode=view Campus Employment Homepage: https://www.csusm.edu/recruitment/index.html ...
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CLICK TO APPLY NOW LGBTQ+ Internet Library Mailing List Development Harrington Park Press - REMOTE Internet research for building a core mailing list of librarians/faculty responsible for scholarly LGBTQ+ book and ebook selection in large and medium-sized academic libraries, as well as public and special libraries. Compensation is commensurate with direct knowledge and experience with which library personnel, as well as liaison faculty, are key decision-makers. Background, knowledge and interest in LGBTQ+ issues is a plus. Hours are flexible; work on a time schedule set by yourself. We are looking to complete the bulk of this project ...
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Digital Scholarship Librarian and Innovative Media Librarian - University of California Riverside Library The  University of California Riverside Library  is seeking applicants for two exciting new librarian positions: Digital Scholarship Librarian and Innovative Media Librarian. We hope you will consider joining us in sunny southern California! Both librarians will serve as functional specialists, working collaboratively to support the scholarly and research activities of UCR faculty, researchers, and students by developing specialized research and instructional partnerships. The successful candidates will be key voices in the development of library ...
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CLICK TO APPLY ON COMPANY SITE LIBRARY ASSISTANT (Temporary/Part-Time) City of National City Closing Date/Time: Thu. 08/29/19 6:00 PM Pacific Time The Library has one (1) immediate vacancy in the Computer Center that is temporary, part-time. THE POSITION: Under general supervision to perform various clerical and technical work in the library and provides information to patrons. SCHEDULE: - - Monday through Thursday and Saturday and Sunday - - Schedule may vary; Up to 19 hours a week Key Responsibilities: Assists patrons in the computer center. Troubleshoots staff and public computers. Troubleshoots network issues, ...
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CLICK TO APPLY NOW Library Assistant (Full-Time Position) Francis Parker School - San Diego AboutFrancis Parker School : Francis Parker School is a coeducationalindependent day school in San Diego, California with 1300 students in gradesJK-12. Founded in 1912, the school’s mission is “to create and inspire a diverse community ofindependent thinkers whose academic excellence, global perspective and strengthof character prepare them to make a meaningful difference in the world”. Overlooking Mission Valley, two separatecampuses serve students in Lower School – junior kindergarten through 5thgrade; Middle School – 6th grade through 8th grade and Upper ...
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Have you signed up for the SLA-SD Newsletter?  It's an easy way to keep up. You can view all our newsletters under Community> Newsletter, but click here for the latest.  Be sure to check your SPAM, add sla.sd.communications@gmail.org to your address book, etc.  You don't want to miss out on important deadlines, like the SLA-SD Fall Seminar early bird registration special!
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