Position: Chief Librarian Position
Location: Space Telescope Science Institute – Baltimore, MD
Originally posted on the Maryland Library Association listserv. Full vacancy announcement available at:
Join the team that operates and manages the Hubble Space Telescope and its successor, the James Webb Space Telescope. Take part in work at the forefront of astronomy in a job that offers a competitive salary and generous benefits. The Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) is located on the Homewood campus of the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, MD. STScI is seeking a Chief Institute Librarian to be responsible for all functions of Library Services required in support of scientific and technical staff and visitors. This person will work independently under the general direction of the Science Mission Office Division Head.
Location: Stratford University – Baltimore, MD and Falls Church, VA
Originally posted on the Catholic University of America listserv. Full vacancy announcements are available at the Stratford University website:
The Librarian manages the Learning Resource Center, and ensures that it is an extension of the classroom by helping students, staff and faculty develop the information literacy skills needed for academic and professional success. Maintaining an integral part of the academic programs, you will collaborate with faculty and staff during the curriculum development process. The Librarian is responsible for the ongoing planning, supervision and management of the campus library and instructional resources.
The Library Assistant provides direct and administrative support for the Learning Resource Center, and ensures that it is an extension of the classroom by helping students, staff and faculty develop the information literacy skills needed for academic and professional success. You will be working independently and need to complete all assigned tasks in a timely manner. The Assistant maintains library records related to meetings, correspondence, policies, purchases and procedures. Additionally, you are responsible for gathering, analyzing and editing information for various administrative projects.
Falls Church, VA
The Library Assistant supports the Learning Resource Center in various capacities. The main functions of this position include circulation, reference, technology support/maintenance, and library inventory, all with the goal of supporting our students’ research needs. Some other responsibilities might include keeping library statistics, ordering supplies, assisting students with the textbook ordering process, and proctoring placement tests. Gaining a familiarity with the LRC’s research databases and resources will be essential to this position, as well as being able to work independently.