Head of Special Collections and University Archives
The Head of Special Collections & University Archives is responsible for planning, organizing, preserving, managing and evaluating all aspects of Towson University’s special collections and archives. Leads Towson University’s special collections and archives initiatives including selecting, collecting, developing, organizing, preserving, digitizing, and providing access to these collections. Promotes use of the collections. Assists students, faculty, staff and researchers using the special collections & university archives. Serves as member of Library’s leadership team.
The Albert S. Cook Library seeks a creative and dynamic Research & Instruction Librarian with a background in education to serve as library liaison for the College of Education. An active information literacy instruction program with the College of Education is established; a candidate who loves to teach is a must! Responsibilities: provides instruction and research assistance for students and faculty; creates instructional materials in all formats; selects library materials to support the education disciplines; and works collaboratively with the Research & Instruction team to support learning, teaching and research in the Towson University community.
Library Residency for Diversity and Innovation 2015-2017
The Albert S. Cook Library seeks an early-career librarian for a two-year residency program to begin July 1, 2015. The Towson University Library Residency for Diversity and Innovation program is designed to provide a broad range of experiences in academic librarianship, a supportive environment for professional exploration, and an opportunity for concentrated experience in an area of specialization. The purpose of the program is to help increase the presence of members of underrepresented groups in academic librarianship and to bring fresh ideas and new perspectives to the library.