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This is a senior management position in a private academic library. The overall duties include, but are not limited to, overseeing daily operations, programming and administration of reference, instruction, circulation, course reserves; and, researching and evaluating new services. Supervision of 5 FTEs.


  • MLS/MLIS from an ALA Accredited institution or equivalent
  • Five plus years of progressively responsible librarian administrative experience in an academic library
  • Vision and capability to refine and develop the library of the future
  • Proven library management, budgetary and strategic planning and analytical skills
  • Reference experience using databases and other print and online sources
  • Teaching or training experience
  • Supervisory/management skills for 5 FTE positions
  • Clear understanding of the evolving role of the academic library in a time of complex transition in the technologies of scholarly knowledge
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to exhibit strong customer service orientation for all levels of college constituencies and members of the public

For more information, visit the Mills College website job description at:

AIM Representative, Deb Hunt, is handling the recruitment and all inquiries. For more information, contact Deb at or call 510-347-5505.