Indiana University Libraries
On Tue, 24 Jun 1997, Gwen Arthur wrote:
> >Gwen Arthur, Head of Public Services, Trinity College Library,
> >will be attending the ALA Meeting in San Francisco June 28-30.
> >Interested parties can contact her via the ALA Placement Service there
> >regarding the position described below.
> >REPOSTING: POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: MUSIC AND MEDIA SERVICES LIBRARIAN
> > TRINITY COLLEGE
> > HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT 06106
> >Music and Media Services Librarian
> >Trinity College Library is seeking a Music and Media Services Librarian to
> >administer its sound recording and instructional media collections which
> >include sound recordings, video, film, laserdisc, CD-ROM, and multimedia.
> >Reporting to the Head of Public Services, the MMS Librarian provides
> >oversight of daily operations for two media units, including circulation
> >and reserves; supervision of paraprofessional and student staff; reference and
> >instruction for music and media resources; and acquisition and organization
> >of media materials and equipment. This position requires the ability to
> >manage two dynamic service operations effectively and to work in a
> >rapidly changing technological environment. The new Music and Media
> >Services Librarian will be participating in planning a new combined
> >music and media facility as part of the Library's current building project.
> >The Trinity College Library holds more than 900,000 volumes, including
> >170,000 volumes in the Watkinson Library, an exceptional rare book and
> >research library. It is a selective U.S. Government Depository library.
> >The annual budget of the College Library is $3.1 million. Trinity College
> >Library is linked with the libraries of Wesleyan University and Connecticut
> >College in a consortium which offers a broad range of automated and other
> >library services, including a SIRSI information management system.
> >Candidates are expected to hold the M.L.S. and an undergraduate music
> >degree (or its equivalent in experience and education), and to have
> >at least two years relevant library experience. They should have
> >working knowledge of nonprint formats, and current library and
> >digital technology. They should demonstrate familiarity with
> >MARC-based bibliographic databases and other machine-readable and data
> >files. Supervisory experience is preferred as well as an additional
> >master's degree.
> >This full-time position is available immediately. Hiring salary is $32,000
> >or more, depending upon experience and qualifications. Please submit a
> >resume and cover letter, along with the names, titles, addresses, and
> >telephone numbers of three professional references to Dr. Stephen L. Peterson,
> >College Librarian, 300 Summit Street, Hartford, Connecticut 06106. Review
> >of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the
> >position is filled.
> >Trinity College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Woman
> >and minorities are encouraged to apply. Applicants with disabilities
> >should request any needed accommodation in order to fully participate in
> >the application process.