Monday, September 27, 2010

Library Substitutes - Galt, CA

Date Posted: September 24, 2010

Job Responsibilities and Requirements:Materials All applicants must apply online and have a valid email address.Applicants must pass/have passed all appropriate exams. Written exam will be waived if applicant holds an AA degree or higher. A copy of your degree MUST be attached to your online application.Links Related to this Important Comments These positions will be on call for each site in the District.

Library Substitutes - Galt, CA

Company: Librarycrossing

Location: Galt, CA

Date Posted: September 24, 2010

Job Responsibilities and Requirements: MaterialsAll applicants must apply online and have a valid email address.Applicants must pass/have passed all appropriate exams. Written exam will be waived if applicant holds an AA degree or higher. A copy of y...

Library Technician (Elliott Ranch Elementary School) - Elk Grove, CA

Company: Elk Grove Unified School District

Location: Elk Grove, CA

Date Posted: September 24, 2010

ELK GROVE UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT CLASS TITLE: LIBRARY TECHNICIAN BASIC FUNCTION: Under the direction of an assigned supervisor, perform a variety of responsible technical and clerical duties involving circulation, reference, cataloging, and record-keeping activities within a school library facility; serve as a resource person regarding available materials; train and provide work direction to student assistants.

Library Technician - Galt, CA

Company: Galt Joint Union Elementary

Location: Galt, CA

Date Posted: September 24, 2010

GALT JOINT UNION SCHOOL DISTRICT JOB TITLE: Library Technician DESCRIPTION OF BASIC RESPONSIBILITIES To perform a variety of duties involving circulation, reference, cataloging and record keeping activities within the school library facility, serve as a resource for available materials and supervise student assistants.

Friday, September 24, 2010

Library Specialist - Contra Costa County

Not really in the Sacramento area - but definitely Northern California.

LIBRARY SPECIALIST – Contra Costa County Library

Monthly Salary Range: $4,609 - $5,886


Contra Costa County Library in Northern California seeks to fill two (2) full time positions with enthusiastic, collegial, and service-orientated professionals. Those selected will play a lead role in providing high quality library services in an innovative setting. The Library is looking for team players who will contribute to a technologically progressive organization and help implement the goals, objectives and strategies of an ambitious strategic plan. The vacancies to be filled are located in San Ramon, California at the Dougherty Station Library and in Lafayette, California at the Lafayette Library and Learning Center.


The Dougherty Station Library is a joint-use public and community college library operated through a partnership between Contra Costa County, Diablo Valley College and the City of San Ramon. The goals of the Library are to support information needs as determined by the goals and objectives of each institution; develop collections, provide convenient access to them, and assist and instruct in their use; extend accessibility to information resources through participation in area, state, and national library networks; offer programs of interest to the service population; and provide an environment conducive to leisure reading, study and research. The Library Specialist – Dougherty Station Library will act as a specialist developing library services to support College students and faculty.


The Lafayette Library and Learning Center opened in 2009 and is home to the Glenn Seaborg Learning Consortium, a first-ever collaboration among 12 high profile arts, education and cultural organizations that turns the Library into a regional resource of collaborative learning workshops, exhibits, lectures, films and discovery centers. Consortium members include Chabot Space and Science Center, U.C. Lawrence Hall of Science, California Shakespeare Theater, and John Muir Health. The successful candidate in this position will act as a specialist in support of the innovative partnership promoting the resources of Bay Area cultural, science and educational organizations as well as planning and managing dynamic collections and services for adults in the Lafayette community.

The employment list established from this examination may remain in effect for six (6) months.


License Required: Possession of a Valid Motor Vehicle Operator's License.

Education: Possession of a graduate degree from a school of librarianship accredited by the American Library Association.

Experience: Two (2) years of full-time or its equivalent professional library experience.


Applicants are asked to submit a completed Contra Costa County application and supplemental questionnaire online at Resumes may not be substituted for the official application or supplemental questionnaire. For more information e-mail or call (925) 646-6423.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Sacramento region school library positions

You can see a few recent Sacramento area school library positions at

There are 2 in Elk Grove and 1 in Galt.

Thursday, September 16, 2010

City Librarian - City of Roseville, CA

The Human Resources Department is accepting applications for the position of City Librarian. The work schedule will vary Monday through Saturday, 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. A flex schedule may be available. We are seeking a proven leader who will help create a new vision for the library and enhance community partnerships. The successful City Librarian has proven skills in managing people, programs and budgets. The ideal candidate wants to be part of a dynamic leadership team, is willing to take risks and is energized by change. The organization values trust, integrity, respect and excellence.

The City Librarian will plan, organize, direct and coordinate the activities of the Library Division within the Parks, Recreation & Libraries Department. The duties of the City Librarian include, but are not limited to: develop and implement divisional goals, policies and procedures and the library strategic and technology plans; assess current and future trends for planning purposes; plan, organize and direct library activities including administrative, public, and technical services.

See the full job description at

Catalog & Technical Process Coordinator - San Francisco

Department: Laurance S. Rockefeller Library
Supervisor: Library Director
Job Title: Catalog & Technical Process Coordinator
This is a fulltime, Non Exempt position
This position is opened until filled.

Position Summary

Calling upon a significant level of technical and bibliographic expertise, The Catalog & Technical Process Coordinator assumes primary responsibility for overall completeness, accuracy, and currency of collection records and for the congruence between online records and the library’s collections both in-print and electronic. Working closely with the Systems Librarian and with the Serials Coordinator, this person shares responsibility for currency, accuracy, and completeness of collection data in our integrated library system (Koha) and of electronic serials holdings records (Serials Solutions). This person also oversees technical processing and repair of materials for Library collections, and may take primary responsibility for weeding and de-accession projects.

California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS) in San Francisco is a pioneer in integrative higher education, providing interdisciplinary, cross-cultural, and applied studies in psychology, philosophy, religion, cultural anthropology, transformative studies and leadership, integrative health, and the arts. The school offers master’s and doctoral degrees, as well as a Bachelor of Arts completion degree. We are conveniently located in the SOMA district of San Francisco which is a quick walk from BART, Muni and other public transportation.

FT Teacher Librarian - Sacramento City Unified School District.

Sacramento City Unified School District is currently accepting on-line applications for a full time teacher librarian for grades K-6, 10 month work year, One Year Only. Please contact me if you are interested and I will provide details. Application for this position is available from the SCUSD Web site

Martha Rowland, Coordinator

Library Textbook Services

Sacramento City USD

5735 47th Avenue, SAC, CA 95824

916-643-9091 FAX 916-643-9073

Library Assistant - Davis, CA

Library Assistant - Clerical
Company: Infotrieve
Location: Davis, CA
Date Posted: September 15, 2010

Infotrieve is a global leader in information services and content management technology for businesses.? For more than 20 years we have been providing corporate information centers, R&D facilities, and legal, business affairs and product professionals in more than half the Fortune 500 with a broad array of software solutions and services. ? Position Overview The Runner is responsible for retrieving articles and book loans from an academic vendor lib/...

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Children's Librarian - 1/2 time - Plumas County

Plumas County Library is recruiting a half-time Children's Librarian to work at Headquarters library in Quincy. Located in the northern Sierras, Plumas County has a population of just under 22,000, with about 9 people per square mile, and national forest covering about 70% of the area. Headquarters' children's area was recently renovated with an "Early Learning for Families" grant from the State Library.
More information and an online application can be found at