Two Librarian Jobs – Baltimore, MD and Fairfax, VA

Position: Electronic Resources Librarian
Location: University of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland
Salary: Not Specified
Status: Full-time
Posted: 10/09/15
Deadline: 10/22/15

Position originally posted to ALA Joblist:

Langsdale Library
University of Baltimore

Vacancy Number 300569
Faculty position with benefits package
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications
Position is open until filled. Applications received by October 22, 2015 will receive priority consideration.

The University of Baltimore’s Langsdale Library is seeking a knowledgeable and team-oriented individual to serve as an Electronic Resources Librarian. Responsibilities include managing, implementation, access, evaluation and renewal of licensed e-resources, including subscription databases, e-journals, and e-books. The successful candidate will serve as contact for content providers, the USMAI library consortium’s CLAS team, and librarian faculty and staff. In addition, the Electronic Resources Librarian monitors usage statistics, analyzes usage and content to inform collection decisions, arranges trials for potential e-resources, and participates in collection development budget planning process. Other duties include providing troubleshooting support in conjunction with other departmental staff and serving as UB representative to USMAI advisory groups related to the licensing and acquisition of electronic resources. This full-time faculty appointment reports to the Head of Technical Services & Content Management.

Required: MLS from an ALA-accredited library school or equivalent degree and at least one year of library experience with demonstrated knowledge of and experience with the collection and analysis of usage data and content and assessment and evaluation of resources. Demonstrated experience in negotiating and licensing e-content and effective communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team environment.

Preferred: Two – three years of experience in academic library focused on electronic resources licensing, management and evaluation.

Before submitting your electronic application, save one PDF (preferred format) or Word file with your cover letter, resume, and any additional information you would like to have considered. Visit to review application instructions and then apply.

UB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ADA Compliant Employer & Title IX Institution.

Position: Library Branch Coordinator
Location: Fairfax County Public Library, Fairfax, Virginia
Salary: $71,386 to $118,977
Status: Full-time
Posted: 10/13/15
Deadline: 10/23/15

Position originally posted to ALA Joblist:

$71,386 – $118,977 Job # 15-02014

Ensures effective and efficient operation of assigned branches, including supervision of 11 or more branch managers. Coordinates policy & procedure implementation. Works with staff to resolve operational, management and employee relations issues. Acts as a liaison between branch and administrative staffs. Responds to complaints from citizens.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from college with a master’s degree from an ALA-accredited library school; plus five years of professional library experience, including two years in a supervisory capacity in a public library setting.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Three or more years of public library branch management experience.

TO APPLY: Apply online at by 5 p.m. on October 23, 2015. TTY 703-222-7314.

EEO/Reasonable Accommodation.