LIBRARIAN – Fox Chase Cancer Centre – Philadelphia, PA


TALBOT RESEARCH LIBRARY seeks full-time librarian for active, service-oriented information center serving the research, clinical and administrative staff of Fox Chase Cancer Center. The librarian will be involved in many of the library’s core operations. Specific responsibilities include: document delivery, reference service, user assistance and user instruction, internet and online bibliographic database searches, assist the Director in marketing and evaluating library services and resources, and assist in collection management.
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Associate Director of Biomedical Library, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Duties: The University of Pennsylvania Biomedical Library seeks an energetic and service-oriented Associate Director, with strong leadership and relationship-building skills, to lead a talented and specialized staff in the provision of: 1)clinical outreach activities, 2) research and instructional services, 3)Patron Services (access services and document delivery), and 4) Digital Media Services. The Associate Director is also outwardly facing, building key relationships with stakeholders at the schools and communities served by the Biomedical Library. Additionally, the Associate Director partners with colleagues across the Penn Libraries to ensure system-wide collaborations for new and improved services.
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Librarian – Temple University – Philadelphia, PA

Job Title  Librarian
Job Number  TU-18208
Campus  Health Sciences Center
Full/Part Time  Full
Date Posted (External)  08/28/2014
Job Qualifications:
Reporting to the Associate Director for Information Services, the Biomedical & Research Services Librarian supports the research, graduate education, and grant activities of the health sciences center at Temple University through education, consultation and expert searching of bibliographic databases and other resources, such as gray literature (trial registries, dissertations, conference abstracts/proceedings). Performs other duties as assigned.
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Consumer Health Librarian / Medical Librarian

Information Ventures, Inc. – Philadelphia, PA
Consumer Health Librarian / Medical Librarian – Experience Required. Librarians with an understanding of the health information needs of consumers are needed to assist in identifying, curating, and cataloging authoritative resources presented on an internationally recognized consumer health portal. At least one full-time position in Center City Philadelphia will be available with project management responsibilities; part-time/freelance assignments may be available without geographic restriction. Our project is in the proposal stage at this time, with possible start-up in late September and will be ongoing for multiple years. Read more» » »

Electronic Resources Librarian (ERL) – The Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM), Philadelphia, PA

Categories: Full Time, Professional
Department: Library
Location: 4170 City Avenue, Philadelphia 19131

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The Library seeks an innovative librarian for a multi-faceted position that involves web site and content development, electronic resources management, and public service. The ERL has prime responsibility for the institutional repository including vendor relations, creation of digital collections and metadata schemes, supervision of digitization projects, communication with authors and stakeholders, and promotion of repository use.

The ERL is responsible for electronic resource management. The ERL renews and maintains electronic resource access and associated documentation; updates and maintains linking capabilities; works collaboratively with the Digital Library Team on issues related to access.

The ERL provides user support services in reference and circulation.

Master’s level degree in library /information science; Minimum 5 years related experience; Web site development skills; Database management; Experience with Open URL Standards and meta search technology; Excellent computer literacy; Good communication and interpersonal skills; Strong service orientation; Detail oriented

To Apply: Send letter of application, resume, names and contact information of three professional references (including email addresses), and salary requirements to:

Department of Human Resources
Medical Office Building
4190 City Avenue, Suite 144
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Call (215) 871-6500
Fax (215) 871-6506