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Director of Library Services, Quincy College (Quincy)

Reporting to the Provost and Chief Academic Officer (Provost/CAO), the Director provides vision and strategic direction for library services in alignment with the college's mission, vision and core values.  The Director works in collaboration with the Deans, faculty, and academic leaders to enhance library offerings at the Quincy, Plymouth, and Online campuses, coordinates all library services, and maintains effective and efficient operations. Director works with the stake holders to design physical and virtual library spaces and access to resources with the guiding principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion. The director will collect and analyze data on resource utilization statistics, usage patterns, trends in higher education, and other relevant qualitative and quantitative data for data-based decision making.  The director will evaluate and implement library services that meet the academic and informational needs of students in physical and virtual environments. The Director supervises and evaluates personnel, collaborates with faculty, and works closely with the Provost/CAO, Deans, Director of Online Learning and faculty to improve outcomes in student learning and to provide resources for teaching. The Director facilitates the continuing integration of technology in library and related functions.

Qualifications

Direct all library operations at multi-campus sites, including library information resources in a variety of formats, circulation, inter-library loan, library instruction, technical services, library automation, and reference services traditionally and virtually.
Provide administrative leadership, and overall direction for the library, including strategic, financial, and space planning
Ensure the development and assessment of the libraries' information literacy programs that meet or exceed national guidelines.
Provide leadership in reviewing library collection and services and in balancing traditional library collections, methodologies, and services with those of the current digital environment and evolving technologies.
Lead OER evaluation, collection, and implementation.
Foster greater integration of library services within academic divisions with librarian liaisons.
Oversee and develop the library's web environment, including but not limited to website, OER, learning communities, and faculty PD resources.
Promote student, faculty, staff, and community use of library resources and services through advocacy and public relations initiatives.
Supervise library staff and promote library staff growth and development.
Coordinate educational and outreach programs such as, "Meet the Author" program.
Serve on College committees and task forces to support College programs, services, and activities.
Represent and promote the College libraries as a member of professional organizations at the local, state, and national levels and as a member of the Old Colony Library Network (OCLN).  
Conduct needs assessments as part of the strategic planning process for library acquisitions and services.
Provide guidance for faculty and students in using databases, integrated library systems, and research tools.
Facilitate and support the College's mission including its focus on teaching and learning.
Participate in the delivery of general reference and research consultation services, which may involve occasional evening and weekend work.
Participate in mandatory training/coursework.  

Assume other duties as assigned.

Full/Part Time

Full Time

Education

MLS/Masters

Salary Range

$60,000.00 - $100,000.00  / year

Closing Date

How to Apply

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Posted

2022-04-25 |  Quick link to this job