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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

Librarian III, Information & Education – Rutgers University, Newark, NJ

RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides reference and education services, in support of the education, research, and clinical goals of the University, as well as to outreach programs sponsored by the schools and units of Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences. Participates in the implementation of library and informatics training programs for the Newark campus, as well as for university-wide courses taught via learning management systems (i.e., Moodle). Utilizes the Web and other media to provide quality information services to the Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences community. Read more» » »

Clinical Information Librarian – Pennsylvania Hospital, Phila. PA

Position Description

The Clinical Information Librarian provides library education and information services for clinical clientele and meets information needs through direct collaboration with clinical staff as well as through the oversight of the Medical Library. Responsibilitiesof this role include the development of goals and priorities based upon the strategic plan of the Library and the institution, development of new programs, continuing assessment of programs, proactive service to clientele, supervision of library staff and being informed of library, Pennsylvania Hospital and UPHS system-wide information management issues.

Minimum Requirements

Masters degree in library science from an ALA accredited institution. Three years library and /or clinical experience. A thorough knowledge of the concepts of information organization, storage, retrieval, and transfer, including application of computer and other technologies to information management. Knowledge of current resources, tools, vocabulary and research techniques in the health, biomedical and/or life sciences. A strong interest in and familiarity with Evidence-Based Practice. Experience with outcome measures or performance indicators. Experience in a clinical setting.

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Pharmacy Librarian – Wilkes University, Wilkes Barre PA

Wilkes University School of Pharmacy invites applicants for the position of Pharmacy Librarian. The School of Pharmacy, housed within the Nesbitt College of Pharmacy and Nursing, has a dynamic, comprehensive and innovative approach to pharmacy education. Our mission is “To educate and develop highly qualified professionals and notably contribute to the ever-changing science and practice of pharmacy.”

The position supports the education, research, patient care, and scholarship activities of the School of Pharmacy. Core responsibilities include establishing collaborative relationships with faculty, staff, and students of the School and developing resources, services, and initiatives that respond to trends in patient care, research, and professional education programs. The individual will maintain an academic appointment within the Department of Pharmacy Practice with requisite teaching responsibilities. The individual should be engaged in professional development and scholarly activities related to the position in addition to serving on library and university committees as elected or assigned. In addition to the School of Pharmacy, the individual will have teaching and service responsibilities within the School of Nursing.

The ideal candidate will be a librarian holding a Masters in Library Science with experience or training in health sciences. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Please be sure to include a cover letter, resume or curriculum vitae and three references.
Wilkes University is constantly seeking to become a more diverse community and to enhance its capacity to value and capitalize on the cultural richness that diversity brings. The University strongly encourages applications from persons with diverse backgrounds.
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Library Director – New York Medical College (NYMC), Valhalla, NY

New York Medical College (NYMC) is a leading health sciences university and biomedical research, clinical care and teaching institution, invites applications for the position of Lillian Hetrick Huber Director of the Health Sciences Library (HSL). The Library director reports directly to the Chancellor (CEO) and provides dynamic leadership and oversight for the HSL of NYMC.  The Director assures the delivery of high quality academic and knowledge-based resources and tools that align the library’s strategic plan with the goals of the College and University System, notably: the School of Medicine, Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences and the School of Health Sciences and Practice, Graduate Medical Education, clinical affiliations, and all university programs and initiatives as appropriate. The applicant needs to be qualified for appointment to both a faculty and to an administrative position.  Please send CV with cover letter including salary requirement  A detailed description of the position can be found at EOE