Reporting to the Associate Library Director, this position oversees the Technical Services Department of the F. W. Olin Library. Duties include the overall management and staff supervision of the department including acquisitions, cataloging, physical processing, and database and electronic resource maintenance. The position encompasses aspects of long range planning and goal-setting as well as the daily functions of the department. This position will partner with the Head of Reference and others to foster collaborative initiatives.
About Mills College:
Mills College is a nationally respected independent liberal arts college for women with graduate programs for both women and men. Located on 135 lush acres in the foothills of Oakland, California, the College enrolls approximately 961 undergraduate women and 635 graduate women and men. Consistently ranked one of the top colleges in the West by U.S. News & World Report and one of the “Best 373 Colleges” by The Princeton Review, Mills provides a dynamic liberal arts education fostering women’s leadership, social responsibility, and creativity.
The F. W. Olin Library with its collection of over 275,000 print and electronic titles serves current students, faculty, staff, and alumnae. The Library offers courses in bibliographic instruction and works closely with faculty to enhance students’ use and understanding of library research. The Elinor Raas Heller Rare Book Room in the F. W. Olin Library is home to an extraordinary collection of rare books, manuscripts, and archives.