Hirsh Health Sciences Library, Tufts University, Boston, MA
The emerging technologies librarian has primary responsibility for the development, implementation, and maintenance of the library website, using the content management system, Drupal. This librarian tracks
user trends, assesses user needs and preferences, explores new technologies, and makes decisions about website design. Leading the library’s web team, he or she articulates a plan for initial and ongoing website
development and assessment. As a member of the Information Services Department, he or she participates in the programs and services of the department, including the liaison program, teaching appropriate groups,
staffing the library service desk, and other services as needed.
For a complete description and position requirements, search for #2011 HERE.
Head of Research & Instruction
The Head of Research & Instruction will manage and lead an active department of 7 librarians, as well as supervising the evening coordinator. Major activities include developing education strategies and providing reference and research consultation. The Head of Research & Instruction will participate in the development of library and departmental objectives, serve on the library management team, and represent the department and the library on appropriate committees.
Required: ALA recognized Master Degree in Library Science (MLS). At least 5 years of experience in an academic, health sciences, or special library. Knowledge and experience with biomedical information resources. Experience with reference and end-user instruction. A demonstrated ability to manage and prioritize diverse responsibilities, and work collaboratively with a diverse group of colleagues, both within the library, and throughout the University. A strong commitment to personal professional growth and staff development. Preferred: Understanding of document delivery and access services issues. For a complete job description, go to http://www.tufts.edu/home/jobs/ search for job number, 2156.