Two Library Positions – Maryland

Position: Librarian, Discovery Services
Location: Stevenson University – Stevenson, MD

Originally posted on UMD iSchool listserv.

Position Summary

The Discovery Services Librarian (DSL) will work to strengthen access to library collections, resources and services. Providing leadership in managing and making discoverable the library’s electronic collections, the DSL will bridge the Library’s technical and public services to improve the user experience and integrate library resources into the curriculum. As supervisor of Technical Services, the DSL will oversee a staff of three to facilitate discovery and user access to library collections.


Master’s degree in Library Science or Library and Information Science from an ALA accredited program plus five years of experience in collection resources management and user services or equivalent combination of education and experience. Higher education library experience preferred.


Ability to manage and supervise a library’s Technical Services Department.

Knowledge of a major library discovery system such as EBSCO’s EDS.

Knowledge of the latest educational technology, preferably Blackboard or similar learning management system.

Knowledge of an integrated library system.

Working knowledge of basic principles of cataloging, collection development and serials management.

Ability to perform information literacy instruction.

Ability to work cooperatively with stakeholders both inside and outside the library to bridge e-resources with end-users.

Proficient with using technologies to provide and enhance library services.

Demonstrated commitment to quality and experience with people of diverse educational, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds.

Proven leadership, excellent communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively with students, faculty, staff, peers, and professional contacts.

Ability to work evenings and weekends, as needed.

Ability to travel between campuses.

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Job Title: Library Technician NF-03
Department: Department of the Army
Agency: Army Installation Management Command
Job Announcement Number: NCNAFBF151557781
Salary Range: $27,860.00 to $27,860.00 / Per Year
Open Period: Tuesday, November 17, 2015 to Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Position Information: Part Time 20 hours – Permanent
Duty Location: Few vacancies in the following location(s): Fort Meade, MD

Full vacancy announcement available at USAJOBS:


The FMWRC mission is to create and maintain “FIRST CHOICE” MWR products and services for America’s Army, essential to a ready, self-reliant force.

Location: Post Library, Fort Meade, MD. For more information about MWR programs on Fort Meade please visit the following website:Fort Meade MWR Website. This is a Regular Part Time position with a minimum 20 hours per workweek, applicants must be willing to work days, afternoons, evenings and weekends as required.

The salary range shown is based on 40 hours per week. Hours scheduled may vary between 0 and 40 hours per week at an hourly rate of $13.35 per hour.

The Post Library offers a wide range of services worldwide. At the libraries, you and your family have access to books, audiobooks, movies, computer stations with internet, events, classes, storytimes, summer reading clubs and books discussion groups, meeting or study groups, copy and print services.