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 Read More

Digital Research Services Librarian for the Sciences Diversity Residency at the Ohio State University Libraries

Written by Juleah Swanson, Acquisitions Librarian for Electronic Resources at Ohio State University Libraries and former Mary P Key Diversity Resident We are excited to announce that the Ohio State University Libraries is now recruiting for its next Mary P Key (MPK) Diversity Resident in the area of Digital Research Services Librarian for the Sciences. Read More

Mentoring and Residency Programs

Many early career librarians are attracted to residency programs for the structured learning and mentoring opportunities.  Those who are best able to recognize and pursue learning opportunities, including mentoring relationships, are often the most successful residents.  Effective mentoring relationships accelerate learning and professional development for residents, especially when the 2-3 year residency appointments pass by Read More

Looking for a Residency Program? Check out this Week’s Residency Job Listings

Looking for a residency program to fast forward your career? Check out this week’s residency job listings for a new opportunity. The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is accepting applications for its Associate Fellowship program, a one-year training program for recent MLS graduates and librarians early in their career. Between 4 and 7 fellows will Read More

20% Discount on “The New Graduate Experience: Post-MLS Residencies and Early Career Librarianship”

I’d like to share with you some good news about the book, “The New Graduate Experience: Post-MLS Residency Programs and Early Career Librarianship.” The title is a paperback, but one of the most expensive titles in the Libraries Unlimited collection. Since the largest market segment for this book is LIS students who have limited resources, Read More