Job Opportunities, Claremont Colleges Library

Librarian & staff positions



Digital Scholarship Librarian

Position Summary: The Claremont Colleges (CC), a distinguished consortium of five undergraduate liberal arts colleges and two graduate institutions, located just east of Los Angeles, California, seeks a Digital Scholarship Librarian (DSL) for a key role in advancing library advocacy and support for scholarly communication and digital publishing at the Claremont Colleges.

Under the broad direction of the Head of Scholarly Communication & Digital Publishing, the DSL will manage the operations of our institutional repository, Scholarship@Claremont. The DSL will collaborate with other librarians and staff to ensure that advocacy for and support of digital scholarly communication is central to the library’s profile.

The DSL will develop educational and programmatic activities with consortial partners, and assess the scholarly communication efforts and needs of the Claremont Colleges. This librarian will provide guidance and support to faculty and students on copyright and intellectual property rights management issues. The DSL will represent the library in rapidly developing pedagogical, digital humanities, and other intercollegiate initiatives within the consortium.


Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Team Librarian (Life Sciences Focus)

Position Summary: The Claremont Colleges (CC), a distinguished consortium of five undergraduate liberal arts colleges and two graduate institutions, located just east of Los Angeles, California, seeks a Science Librarian for the Claremont Colleges Library (CCL). This position offers an excellent opportunity for the successful candidate to develop collaborative ongoing relationships with faculty, students, and staff to support teaching, learning, and research with STEM communities across the Claremont Colleges related to the life sciences.

The STEM Team Librarian (Life Sciences Focus) is responsible for campus liaison and subject specialist services, information literacy instruction, reference and research services, and selection and management of information resources, specifically related to the life sciences.


Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Team Librarian (Physical Sciences Focus)

Position Summary: The Claremont Colleges (CC), a distinguished consortium of five undergraduate liberal arts colleges and two graduate institutions, located just east of Los Angeles, California, seeks a Science Librarian for the Claremont Colleges Library (CCL). This position offers an excellent opportunity for the successful candidate to develop collaborative ongoing relationships with faculty, students, and staff to support teaching, learning, and research with STEM communities across the Claremont Colleges related to the physical sciences.

The STEM Team Librarian (Physical Sciences Focus) is responsible for campus liaison and subject specialist services, information literacy instruction, reference and research services, and selection and management of information resources, specifically related to the physical sciences.




The Claremont Colleges

Located at the foot of the San Gabriel Mountains in the city of Claremont, California (population 36,500), 35 miles east of Los Angeles, The Claremont Colleges are a geographically contiguous set of seven private colleges: five top-ranked liberal arts undergraduate colleges and two graduate institutions. The Claremont Colleges comprise a diverse academic community dedicated to fostering achievement, leadership, and life-long critical thinking and are uniquely configured to support and encourage interdisciplinary study. The Claremont Colleges Library, a member of the Claremont University Consortium, The Colleges' supporting organization, is partners with The Claremont Colleges in learning, teaching, and research. We are committed to fostering intellectual discovery, critical thinking, and life-long learning. Accordingly, the Library ties our academic community to varied cultural and scholarly traditions by offering user-centered services, building collections, developing innovative technologies, and providing an inviting environment for study, collaboration, and reflection.

The Claremont University Consortium is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

Last updated: 11/17/2014 5:29:00 PM