Job Listing: Temporary Librarian Pool (East Bay)

Temporary Librarian Pool
Work type: Instructional Faculty – Temporary/Lecturer
Location:  East Bay
Categories: Unit 3 – CFA – California Faculty Association, Temporary, Part Time, Faculty – Education/Library Science

POSITIONS AVAILABLE: One, full-time (non-tenure track) position with emphasis in student success and engagement and one or more part-time (non-tenure track) positions with emphasis in collections management

THE DEPARTMENT: The University Libraries promote student and faculty success by providing comprehensive and convenient access to the scholarly record. The Libraries teach students how to become information literate citizens who will continue to learn throughout their lives. The Libraries serve as a hub of academic support on campus by providing an engaging environment for study and an integrated suite of student services. There are twelve full-time equivalent librarians in the department. 

DUTIES OF THE POSITION: The one-year, full-time position has an emphasis on student success and engagement, collaborating with librarian colleagues to: train, supervise and schedule student assistants within a student ambassador/peer research guides program; create and maintain LibGuides, tutorials,  and other online learning objects; plan and create outreach and marketing materials and promotional campaigns for library services and resources; review and analyze physical and online library collections; and other duties as assigned, which may include reference (in-person, email, phone, and online chat reference) and other public service duties.  

The part-time position(s) has an emphasis on collection management, collaborating with librarian colleagues to: analyze library collections for usage, gaps, overlap, etc. to facilitate collection evaluations; conduct diversity audits in various areas of the collection; assist with promotion and marketing via various channels, including social media, of library collections; assist with open educational promotion and outreach; maintain the Institutional Repository (ScholarWorks) through self-deposit record clean-up and troubleshooting with users, as well as, creating tutorials and promotional materials; other duties as assigned, which may include reference (in-person, email, phone, and online chat reference) and other public service duties.  

Please note that the position may include day, night, and weekend duties on both the Hayward and Concord campuses of Cal State East Bay.

RANK AND SALARY: Lecturer. Salary is dependent upon educational preparation and experience. Position appointment is subject to budgetary authorization.

DATE OF APPOINTMENT: Anticipated start date is August 2, 2021.

QUALIFICATIONS: ALA-accredited Master’s in Library and Information Science or equivalent degree is required. Experience and/or interest in working with a highly diverse student population is required. Early career librarians are encouraged to apply.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 15, 2021 for first consideration; Positions open until filled. Those presently in the pool must submit a new application for the new academic year, and a current CV. All applicants must submit: (1) a letter of application: please include whether you are interested in full-time, part-time, or both and your experience/interest in working with a highly diverse student population, (2) a complete and current CV, please include contact information for 3 references, (3) terminal degree transcripts.

Note: California State University, East Bay hires only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States. All offers of employment are contingent upon presentation of documents demonstrating the appointee’s identity and eligibility to work in accordance with provisions of the immigration Reform and Control Act. A background check (including a criminal records check and prior employment verification) must be completed and cleared prior to the start of employment.

CSUEB is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation or disability. The University is committed to the principles of diversity in employment and to creating a stimulating learning environment for its diverse student body.

Advertised: May 17, 2021 (5:00 PM) Pacific Daylight Time
Applications close: Open Until Filled