Job Announcement: Resident Librarian, Business Specialist – Drexel University Libraries

Position Summary   Resident Librarian, Business Specialist – Drexel University LibrariesJob no: 502296 Drexel University Libraries seeks an early-career librarian to develop business and entrepreneurship subject expertise (as well as develop general familiarity with academic library operations and services through rotating opportunities) while participating in our three-year diversity residence program. The Business Specialist Resident Read More

Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Fellowship – Darien Library

The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Fellowship An extraordinary opportunity for an extraordinary new Children’s Librarian. Darien Library in Darien, CT is now accepting applications for the inaugural Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Fellowship.   Harold McGraw was an active supporter of Darien Library with a personal commitment to education and a belief in the important role a child’s Read More

Kress Fellowship in Art Librarianship – Yale University

2012/13 Kress Fellowship in Art Librarianship at Yale University The Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library Yale University New Haven, CT Yale University Library Seeks Applications and Nominations for 2012/13 Kress Fellowship in Art Librarianship at Yale University Fixed Duration Position:  8 months from date of hire; non-renewable Expected Start Date:          June 1, 2012 Read More

Guidelines for Residency Practices and Principles

In ARL Spec Kit 188 there is a small document prepared by the Association for Library and Information Science Eduction (ALISE) called “Guidelines for Practices and Principles in the Design, Operation, and Evaluation of Post-Master’s Residency Programs” (see images 79-82). The document defines “Internship”, “Residency”, and “Mid-career Fellowship”. It also lists rationale, resident and organizational Read More