Job Opportunities, Claremont Colleges Library

Librarian & staff positions

Assessment Librarian

Position Summary: The Claremont Colleges Library seeks an energetic, innovative, knowledgeable, and productive individual to join its new leadership team as Assessment Librarian. This position offers an excellent opportunity for an ambitious, service-oriented professional with strong planning, analytical, communication, and evaluation skills to help transform the library into a vibrant, exciting, and user-driven physical and virtual center for teaching, learning, and research.

Reporting to the A.J. McFadden Dean of the Library, and working closely with other members of the leadership team, the successful candidate will have broad responsibility for ensuring that the library further develops a culture of assessment, asserts its value to those it serves, and successfully implements its new strategic plan. The Assessment Librarian will engage in a wide range of data gathering, analytical, evaluative, and reporting activities that support, further, and sustain the efforts of the library to serve the educational and information needs of the faculty, students, and staff of The Claremont Colleges. The librarian will provide vision, leadership, and oversight for assessment initiatives that inform the library’s planning, priority-setting, and decision-making, and sustain its organizational effectiveness.

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STEM Librarian

Position Summary: The Claremont Colleges seeks a STEM Team Librarian for the Claremont Colleges Library (CCL). This entry-level or early-career 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.

Reporting to the STEM Team Leader in CCL’s Research, Teaching, and Learning Services (RTLS) Division, the STEM Team Librarian 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 STEM fields. They will develop and maintain digital and print STEM collections, and engage in interdepartmental library planning groups and intercollegiate initiatives. The successful candidate will join a team that has broad purview for ensuring that CCL meets the needs of students and faculty in STEM disciplines, and becomes a strong and well-integrated partner in learning and intellectual activities within the consortium.

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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: 3/24/2015 5:50:25 PM