JOB: Collection Development Librarian, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park

Just 50 miles north of San Francisco in beautiful Sonoma County, the University Library in the Jean and Charles Schulz Information Center is student-focused library that thrives on innovation and creativity. We are seeking a motivated, collaborative, and future-oriented professional to join our team.

The Collection Development Librarian will provide leadership for assessing and developing the library’s collections in a collaborative team environment. This successful candidate will bring a forward-thinking and strategic perspective, keep an eye on new and emerging trends in collection development, and craft an innovative approach to the library’s collections that is both student-centered and responsive to changing University curriculum. This person will also serve as a liaison to designated departments on campus, and will work collaboratively with a team of library faculty to create a cohesive and progressive information literacy curriculum, and to integrate information literacy into disciplinary curricula.

This position requires an ALA-accredited MLS/MLIS/MIS degree, at least three years experience in an academic library, experience in collection development, acquisitions, and/or electronic resources, and experience providing instruction to students in an academic environment.

Complete job description, application information, and more information about the University Library, is available online.

Review of applications starts March 22, 2016. Anticipated start date: July 1, 2016.

Sonoma State is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.

Salary range: $58,968 – $74,340