(20170630-2) Head of Bancroft Public Services

University of California, Berkeley, The Bancroft Library

Hiring range: Associate Librarian ‐ Librarian

$64,967 – $91,936 per annum, based upon qualifications

This is a full‐time appointment available starting August 2017.


The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley, seeks a Head of Public Services to manage the services and operations provided to general and advanced scholars. The Head of Public Services directs the day‐to‐day operations of Public Services, including management of the Heller Reading Room, and coordinates a diverse staff of generalists, specialists, supervisors, students, and volunteers who provide the necessary services for all readers making use of Bancroft’s research collections at both the library and online. In addition to serving as a Bancroft liaison to faculty and students conducting research in a variety of fields, the Head supports the campus community through specialized reference service and instructional programs, and oversees registration, reference, and circulation operations. The head also provides direct reference services at Bancroft.


Minimum Basic Qualification at time of application:

MLS from an ALA‐accredited institution or equivalent degree


This recruitment will remain open until filled.


For more information about the position, including required qualifications and to submit applications go to: http://apptrkr.com/1025858


Send inquiries to:

Susan E. Wong

Director, Library Human Resources

Phone: (510) 642-3778

Email: librec@library.berkeley.edu

Posted Date: 
06/30/2017 to 08/30/2017