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How to Apply

Follow the application procedures in the announcement. After screening by a search committee, successful candidates will complete an employment application, provided by the university or which can be downloaded as a (.pdf).

Harvey Andruss Library

Full-Time, Temporary Technical Services Librarian

Harvey A. Andruss Library, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, invites applications for a pool for a full-time, temporary Technical Services Librarian to organize and ensure access to the Library’s resources. Required: An ALA accredited Masters in Library/Information Sciences, a minimum of 6 months of experience directly related to cataloging or other technical services activities, and working knowledge of both the Library of Congress and Dewey Decimal Classification systems. Demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations and prior academic library experience are preferred.

The Temporary Technical Services Librarian operates under the authority of the Director of Library Services. The Temporary Technical Services Librarian will perform original cataloging and/or classification of print and/or non-print materials utilizing OCLC, perform complex copy cataloging, perform database maintenance of the Voyager online catalog, and conduct staff supervision and training in the Cataloging unit.

Send a letter of application, resume, transcripts, and the names and contact information for three professional references to Michael Coffta, Reference Librarian, Chair of the Temporary Pool Committee, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, 400 East Second Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815.

The application deadline for this pool is March 1, 2015. Completing this search is contingent upon available funding.

Prior to a final offer of employment the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and credential verification, Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance and criminal background.

Finalist(s) for this position must communicate well and successfully complete an interview process and/or teaching demonstration, as judged by the department faculty. Recommendation for hiring is needed from a majority of the regular, full-time faculty within the department or area conducting the search. Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is committed to equal educational and employment opportunities for all persons without regard to race, religion, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status. Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania encourages applications from historically under-represented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities and is an AA/EEO Employer.