JOB: Library Services Manager, Santa Clara County Library

Santa Clara County Library invites applications for the position of Library Services Manager. Library Services Managers serve on the Management Services team, with responsibility to develop, direct, and manage system-wide library services including collection development, programming, staff training, community partnerships, and other services that require coordination across multiple communities. System-wide responsibilities may include service to residents of all ages, or to a specific clientele. The current opening is the Library Services Manager for Collection and Reading, which is based at the Library Administration offices in Los Gatos, and reports to the Deputy County Librarian for Information Technology and Collection.

Santa Clara County Library is one of the most heavily used and most well funded library systems in the country. The Library is one of eleven libraries nationwide to be included in the top ten libraries in its population category in every published edition of Hennen’s American Public Library Ratings Survey. The Library includes seven community libraries and one branch in addition to administrative offices, bookmobile service and a literacy program. Serving a population of 427,000 residents in the heart of Silicon Valley, the Library circulates over 12 million items per year to 3.5 million visitors. The $35 million annual budget includes $4 million for materials. For more information about Santa Clara County Library, please visit http://www.santaclaracountylib.org.

For more details about the duties and benefits associated with the position, as well as the online application form, please visit: http://bit.ly/SCCLjob. Applications must be received no later than Friday, June 24, 2011.