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Residency Diaries: Attending & Presenting at LOEX 2016

This guest blog post was co-written by Anastasia Chiu and Fobazi Ettarh, Resident Librarians at Temple University.

Last month, we had the opportunity to attend LOEX 2016. LOEX (Library Orientation Exchange) is a “non-profit educational clearinghouse for library instruction and information literacy information” that hosts an annual conference on instruction and information literacy; this year, the conference was May 5-7 in Pittsburgh, PA. We presented a poster together on pedagogy training for academic and school librarians and incorporating K-12 teaching practices into academic library instruction. Here follow our individual reflections on …

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Digital Scholarship Fellow: Penn State Libraries

The Pennsylvania State University Libraries seek creative, forward-thinking individuals to apply for the fixed-term, non-tenure track, three-year appointment as Digital Scholarship Fellow. This faculty librarian will play a critical role in outreach, training, and service development to strengthen digital scholarship at Penn State. The successful candidate will be conversant with methods, technologies, and platforms pertinent to textual analysis and have first-hand knowledge of, and experience in, their applications for research. The Digital Scholarship Fellow will have a passion for interdisciplinary, collaborative projects; value education through experimentation and prototyping; and understand …

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Reference/Instruction Resident Librarian (University of Idaho)

The University of Idaho Library is now seeking candidates for the position of Resident Librarian in a new Reference and Instruction Residency Program. This two-year faculty position was created to provide the opportunity for recent graduates to gain professional experience as an academic librarian in a supportive and collegiate environment. The successful candidate will participate as a library faculty member providing instruction and reference service in support of the academic programs of the University of Idaho. This entry level position entails providing significant library instruction, general reference service (including evening …

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Position Opening:  Librarian Residency for Diversity and Innovation at Towson University

The Albert S. Cook Library at Towson University is hiring a Librarian Resident for Diversity and Innovation. Find more information below or view the complete position description here.

Position: The Albert S. Cook Library invites applications for a two year residency program beginning Fall 2016. The Towson University Library Residency for Diversity and Innovation program is designed to provide a broad range of experiences in academic librarianship, a supportive environment for professional exploration, and an opportunity for concentrated experience in an area of specialization. The purpose of the program is to …

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Academic Resident Librarian: Miami University (Oxford, OH)

The Miami University Libraries seeks a proactive, collaborative, energetic, and service-minded recent MLIS graduate to serve in a one-year postgraduate appointment with a possibility of renewal for a second year. Residents will contribute to Reference and Instruction services at Miami University Libraries. The Reference and Instruction Resident Librarian will work with faculty, librarians, staff, and students to create and implement initiatives to promote effective learning and information discovery both in-person and online.
Resident librarians will serve primarily in the Information Services unit of the main library (King Library), but will have …

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Library Fellows 
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas is seeking applicants for two Library Fellows (Visiting Library Faculty, 2-year limited term position) in its University Libraries. UNLV encourages individuals from historically under-represented populations to apply (16381).
UNLV is a doctoral-degree-granting institution of approximately 29,000 students and more than 3,000 faculty and staff that is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a research university with high research activity. UNLV offers a broad range of respected academic programs and is on a path to join the …