JOB: Library Access Services Department Head and Subject Specialist Librarian, Saint Mary’s College of California, Moraga

Saint Mary’s College is a Catholic liberal arts college, rooted in the life and work of Saint John Baptist de La Salle, founder of the Christian Brothers and the patron saint of teachers. Located in the hills east of Berkeley, it is one of the West’s most beautiful campuses. The college is committed to academic excellence, social justice, and inclusive diversity.

As a member of the Library’s senior management team reporting to the Dean, Academic Resources, the incumbent will lead and manage the Library’s Access Services Department and provide reference, instruction, and collection/liaison services.

Access Services provides user-centered services to the SMC community including circulation, reserves, interlibrary lending and borrowing, and building and stacks management. Staff includes 4 supervisors and about 10FTE student staff. Serves on the Dean’s Cabinet leadership team and campus committees. Represents the Library with diverse campus and external stakeholders.

Provides Reference Desk service, including weekends and evenings, and serves as a subject specialist for collection development, research instruction and outreach to one or more academic departments or programs (to be determined).

To read the full job description and to apply, visit the Saint Mary’s College Human Resources page.

Salary Range:

MLS or MLIS required. Prefer a second master’s or an advanced degree.
Five years academic library experience with at least three years increasingly responsible management experience.
Solid experience with automated systems supporting Access Services.
Experience hiring, evaluating, training and mentoring both career staff and student workers.

Questions, please email Dean Kreitz,

Closing Date:
Friday, June 26, 2015