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Job Posting: Adjunct Librarian at Jefferson College July 7, 2009

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Jefferson College is seeking a part-time Adjunct Librarian at its Arnold location.  Responsibilities include reference, bibliographic instruction, circulation, providing patron support with online library resources, and computer hardware and software.  Primarily afternoon, evening and Saturday hours; twelve to sixteen hours per week.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required.  Minimum of nine hours toward Master’s Degree in Library Science or toward certification as a school librarian.  Experience with computer hardware, word processing, presentation software and spreadsheets required.  Experience with library system software beneficial. Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Salary:  $15.00 – $16.00 per hour; based on experience/education.
To Apply: Complete a Jefferson College Application for Employment or send a cover letter, resume, and list of three references to Director of Human Resources, 1000 Viking Drive, Hillsboro, MO 63050 by July 20, 2009.

AA/EOE

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STL LIS Job Roundup – Academic November 13, 2008

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Please find the list below! I’ve included new and ongoing searches.

Library Coordinator of Technical Services
Harris-Stowe State University

Catalog and Metadata Librarian
SIUE

Circulation Assistant
St. Louis College of Pharmacy

Circulation Manager
Stephens College

Head, Undergraduate Library
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Government Documents Librarian
University of Missouri, Columbia

Library Information Assistant
University of Missouri, Columbia

Clinical Librarian
Washington University in St. Louis

Interlibrary Loan Supervisor
Washington University in St. Louis

More Opportunities

Job Posting: St. Louis College of Pharmacy November 5, 2008

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CIRCULATION ASSISTANT-EVENING, PART-TIME

General Description : St. Louis College of Pharmacy is seeking qualified applicants for a part-time, evening Circulation Assistant in our Library. The Circulation Assistant position enables the library to have a staff member at the desk during evening hours and on Sundays. It provides a continuous flow of staff coverage at the Circulation Desk. This position is responsible for managing student workers as well as performing paraprofessional tasks. It gives the professional librarians a chance to engage in reference questions while leaving the circulation desk in capable hands. This position typically works two evenings and every other Sunday.

Responsibility : •Provide Library services for patrons by supervising the operations of the Circulation Desk, with the assistance of other staff or student employees. •Assist patrons with ready reference questions. •Instruct patrons in basic use of various library resources, including the online library catalog and electronic databases and journals. •Train and supervise student library assistants. •Assist with maintaining Reserves collection, including adding and deleting items. •Assist with maintenance of newspaper collection. •Responsible for updating loose-leaf publications. •Ensure patrons have a clean and quiet environment in which to study and conduct research. •Other duties as assigned.

Education : Qualified applicants will have a minimum of two years related library experience and are preferred to have a Bachelor of Arts or Science. Leadership skills in this position are required to effectively deal with student workers and the college community. The successful candidate must be able to relate well to others due to the public service aspect of the position. The ability to adapt to changing situations and differing personalities is also required. Must be able to type on a keyboard, reach top library shelf, lift up to 35 pounds of books in the course of shelving or shifting stacks, and be able to bend and move quickly while shelving books and journals. Reliability and dependability are essential.

Application Instructions : Qualified candidates should submit a resume to St. Louis College of Pharmacy, 4588 Parkview Place St. Louis MO 63110. Electronic applications are encouraged and may be completed through the College’s website http://www.stlcop.edu at About StLCoP/Employment. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. EOE

STL LIS Job Roundup – Public October 17, 2008

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Library Page
St. Charles City-County Library

Library Page
Jefferson County Library

Library Clerk
Jefferson County Library

Circulation Assistant
St. Louis County Library

Library Clerk II
St. Louis County Library

More St. Louis County Library Jobs

Assistant Branch Manager
St. Louis Public Library

Associate or Librarian in Cataloging
St. Louis Public Library

Branch Manager (Regional)
St. Louis Public Library

Manager of Acquisitions and Collection Development
St. Louis Public Library

Regional Youth Services Librarian
St. Louis Public Library

More St. Louis Public Library Jobs

Information Technology/Reference Librarian
University City Public Library

STL LIS Job Roundup – Academic October 16, 2008

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Library Coordinator of Technical Services
Harris Stowe State University

Web Services Assistant
St. Louis University

Rare Materials Catalog Librarian
St. Louis University

Catalog and Metadata Librarian
SIUE

Art/Modern Graphic History Library Assistant
Washington University in St. Louis

Senior Cataloging Librarian
Washington University in St. Louis

Clinical Librarian
Washington University in St. Louis

Evening Manager for Business Library
Washington University in St. Louis

Japanese Catalog Librarian/Subject Librarian
Washington University in St. Louis

STL LIS Job Roundup – Public September 22, 2008

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As promised, here is a roundup of available jobs in the public library sector. I’m still working on a special libraries roundup as well, so I’ll get that out soon too! As always, if I missed something, please feel free to comment or post!

Library Clerk/Page
Jefferson County Library

Library Assistant 1
St. Charles City-County Public Library

Library Page
St. Charles City-County Public Library

Branch Manager (Regional)
St. Louis Public Library

Librarian
St. Louis Public Library

Manager of Acquisitions and Collection Development
St. Louis Public Library

Regional Youth Services Librarian
St. Louis Public Library

Youth Services Provider
St. Louis Public Library

More St. Louis Public Positions

Assistant Branch Manager
St. Louis County Library – Hazelwood

Assistant Branch Manager
St. Louis County Library – Florissant

Branch Manager
St. Louis County Library – St. Ann

More St. Louis County Positions

STL LIS Job Roundup – Academic September 17, 2008

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Okay everyone!  Here is a recent roundup of active academic searches in the field of LIS in the St. Louis area.  If I miss any that you know of, feel free to post or comment.  I hope to post a list of additional field searches shortly!

Library Coordinator of Technical Services
Harris-Stowe State University

Library Associate
St. Louis University

Library Operations Associate
University of Illinois, Edwardsville (Alton Location)

Assistant Director, Information Technology, MOBIUS
University of Missouri, Columbia

Library Information Specialist
University of Missouri, Columbia

Japanese Catalog Librarian/Subject Librarian
Washington University in St. Louis

Clinical Librarian
Washington University in St. Louis

Senior Cataloging Librarian
Washington University in St. Louis

Cataloging Assistant
Washington University in St. Louis

Art/Modern Graphic History Library Assistant
Washington University in St. Louis

Earth & Planetary Sciences Library Assistant
Washington University in St. Louis

Job Op: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis August 29, 2008

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Scanning Clerk

Requisition ID: 1652
Primary Location: St. Louis
Other Location(s):
Employment Type: Temporary
Full-Time/Part-Time: Part-time
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Travel Required: 0%
Supervisory: No

Job Description:

Position Summary and Responsibilities:

The Research Library of Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis is seeking a temporary part-time employee to scan and perform after-scan processing on a special document collection, beginning immediately with an estimated project completion date of May 31, 2009. This person will report to the Digital Project Librarian.

The objective of this position is to scan, check and clean documents from the Committee on the History of the Federal Reserve Collection. These materials are on loan from the Brookings Institution and must be handled and processed carefully.

The incumbent will be trained to use various digital scanners and software applications for scanning, cleaning and OCR (optical character recognition). They will also enter appropriate information about each file into an Access database.

Required Skills and Additional Requirements:

Physically able to lift 20 lbs. from floor to tables and place materials in shelving units which are approximately 7’ high.

Demonstrated detailed approach to projects.

Excellent communication skills.

Some post secondary education.

Proficiency in MS Word and Excel.

Ability to learn new software and hardware applications.

Preference will be given to candidates that exhibit the following abilities:

Familiarity with care and handling of archival materials.

Experience with relational databases (esp., Microsoft Access).

* Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

Job Posting: Edwardsville Public Library March 14, 2008

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Overdues Clerk/ Youth Dept. Circulation Clerk

Accountability: Youth Services Librarian, Assistant Director,
Librarian-Director

Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Printing, mailing and handling of overdue notices and collection
agency responsibilities
2. Charging and discharging library materials
3.  Answering phone
4. Assisting with location, reference and reader’s advisory questions
5. Shelf reading
6. Other duties as required

Skill and educational requirements:

The Overdues/ Youth Dept. Circulation Clerk shall have a minimum of a
high school diploma and some college course work, library experience,
or library course work, computer experience, or computer course work.
Library staff shall have excellent communication skills, ability to
maintain productive working relationships with co-workers, and a
strong commitment to public service.

Needed attributes:

Flexibility, sense of humor, ability to take direction, ability to
work without direct supervision, broad spectrum of interests,
continuing and active interest in reading in a variety of subject areas.

Starting immediately.

Job opportunities: Federal Reserve Bank March 10, 2008

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We currently have two positions open in the Research Library, and we are actively seeking applicants.

To apply, go to our website http://stlouisfed.org/about/jobsearch.html

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REFERENCE LIBRARY ASSOCIATE
Hours: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Central Time
Job Number 1068

The duties include purchasing library materials, tracking the budget, updating the electronic journals, providing reference assistance, updating the library’s web page, and adding materials to FRASER.

Job Duties:
Purchase library materials, track expenses and maintain budget for library
Answer reference questions and assist with reference projects
Maintain good access to electronic journals; ensure that the proper links are in place
Process and post materials to the digital library, FRASER
Update the library’s web page
Provide input, comments, and updates for the Liber8 newsletter and website
Maintain permanent library files
Act as copyright liaison

Qualifications/Skills:
Bachelor’s degree
Enthusiasm for emerging technologies; skill in critical examination of library trends
Keen attention to detail
Excellent organizational skills
Self-starter, independent worker, team player
Strong oral and written communication skills required
High level of computer literacy; proficiency in Microsoft Word and Internet use, HTML
Proficiency in Microsoft Word and use of the Internet required
Prefer library experience
Minimum Starting Salary: $37,800

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LIBRARY CLERK
Hours: 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM Central Time
Job Number 1065

Lead Clerk

The duties include delivering newspapers, requesting interlibrary loans, checking journals into the catalog, and circulating/routing/shelving library materials.

Activities will include:
Delivering newspapers to the executive offices
Circulating library materials
Shelving materials and keeping shelves in good order
Entering the receipt of periodicals into the online catalog system
Delivering mail and routing materials from the library
Requesting books and articles from other libraries using interlibrary loan system
Helping library patrons

Qualifications/Skills:
Graduation from high school, prefer some college experience
Prefer library experience
Attention to detail
Self-starter, independent worker, team player
Strong oral and written communication skills required
Computer skills required
Proficiency in Microsoft Word and use of the Internet preferred

Minimum Starting Salary: $28,300