Employment Opportunities

Librarian Openings

Distance Learning Resource Sharing Librarian
The Albert S. Cook Library seeks an innovative, dynamic librarian to coordinate and lead the provision of library resources, services and instruction for the University’s distance learning community; and to manage resource sharing functions, including inter-library loan, document delivery, and other appropriate modes of access and delivery. In addition to collaborating with faculty on distance education course design, the librarian in this position will plan and provide in-person, virtual and hybrid information literacy instruction sessions. This is a 12-month library faculty position on the permanent status track beginning in early 2015. Librarians are expected to progress successfully along the promotion and permanent status track and participate fully as members of the library faculty. Salary ranges are competitive; this position is contingent on the availability of funds at the time of the hire.

Staff Openings

Library Technician I - Evening
The Albert S. Cook Library at Towson University is seeking an energetic, customer, and detail-orientated Library Technician I to work 6:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m., Sunday through Thursday. As a member of the Cook Library Public Services Department, the Library Technician I will assist Towson students, faculty, staff, and community users by providing a variety of functions related to the operations and procedures of the Circulation Department.
IT Operations Specialist
The Albert S. Cook Library seeks a highly skilled and innovative IT Operations Specialist to ensure a high level of functionality and positive user experience for public and staff computing in the Library. Under the direction of the Information Technology Librarian, this position provides primary IT support for applications, computers, and other technologies utilized in the Library’s public learning spaces; assists in the deployment of faculty/staff and classroom workstations; and participates in planning, training, and policy development.
Web Application Developer
The Albert S. Cook Library seeks a highly skilled and innovative Web Application Developer to participate in all stages of the application development lifecycle. As a key participant in the continued development of the Library’s Drupal environment, discovery systems, and digital collections, this position will work with other members of the Library IT Department, librarians, archivists, and other library staff to design, develop, and integrate sites and applications to enhance the experiences of our internal and external audiences. Under the direction of the Information Technology Librarian, this position will provide primary web application development support for the Library’s initiatives.