Macalester College seeks to hire a Library Specialist, Collections & Interlibrary Loan for the DeWitt Wallace Library. This position provides expertise and support in a wide variety of collection areas, including: cataloging, electronic resources, collection management, and more. They manage the print periodicals collection as well as work closely with the E-Resources and Metadata Librarians in supporting day-to-day cataloging, serials, and e-resource duties and operations. In addition, they serve as conduit between Interlibrary Loan and Collection Development operations, including developing efficient workflows as these functions continue to intersect as well as troubleshooting content access issues impacting ILL fulfillment. The person in this position is a member of the Collection Development and Discovery team and reports to the CD&D Associate Library Director.
To be considered, please submit your cover letter and resume as one PDF through the Macalester Employment Opportunities webpage by June 27, 2021. Review of applications will begin immediately, we will continue to accept applications until the position has been filled. All inquiries about this position should be directed to:
Since its founding in 1874, Macalester College has provided students with the inspiration, insight, and experience to become successful and ethical leaders. Located in St. Paul, Minnesota, Macalester enrolls nearly 2,100 students who come from virtually every state and 91 countries. Macalester is committed to being a preeminent liberal arts college known for its high standards of scholarship and its special emphasis on internationalism, multiculturalism, and service to society.
Macalester is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from everyone who would add richness to our community, including people of color, individuals with disabilities, women and LGBTQIA+ individuals.
Macalester employees enjoy a fantastic benefits package and working environment that is second to none. Please visit Macalester Benefits for more information about what Macalester has to offer its employees.
Our Commitment to Safety in response to COVID-19:
For the safety of our community, Macalester requires all employees to have received a COVID-19 vaccine.
Should a newly hired employee be unable to receive the vaccination for either medical or religious reasons we offer accommodations and assistance.
Questions or concerns about this process should be directed to Bob Graf, Director of Employment Services, at email@example.com