Position: Government Documents Librarian
Deadline Date: Application requested by April 18, 2011
As the Government Documents Librarian in the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, you will provide leadership in the organization, use, and management of the Library’s state and federal government documents collection as well as in promoting user awareness of and access to government information at The University of Montana (UM). If you are enthusiastic, team-oriented, user-focused, and have a strong interest in providing coordination and outreach to other depository collections within the state and facilitating compliance with Federal Depository Library Program guidelines, policies, and practices - apply today!
About UM and Mansfield Library
Located at the heart of western Montana’s stunning natural landscape, UM is a magnet not only for top-notch teachers and researchers, but also for students from across the country and around the globe. UM has an increasingly diverse population and rich culture.
The Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library is the largest library in the state of Montana with a tradition of collaboration with a variety of state and regional library partners. The Mansfield Library is a leader in the state in the use of technology to extend services and collections to the citizens and university’s global community. It is also the Regional Depository Library for Montana. On campus, the Mansfield Library is heavily used by students and researchers as a learning and social place offering opportunities for cultural and intellectual pursuits through its successful instructional programs, displays, special collections and events.
About the job
Reporting to the Head of the Information and Research Services Division, the Government Documents Librarian provides leadership and coordination for the access, use, and awareness of state and federal government documents collections and services. This includes liaising with the U.S. Government Printing Office and guiding federal depository library services in the state of Montana.
This is a tenure track faculty position with a twelve month appointment.
Primary Functions of the Position
Minimum Salary: $44,815
Desired Start Date: August 1, 2011 (negotiable)
Application review will begin on April 18, 2011 and continue until the position is filled. To apply, send your letter of interest, resume, and list of three professional references to:
Library Administrative Services
Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library
The University of Montana
32 Campus Drive #9936
Missoula, MT 59812-9936
Visit our Website at http://www.lib.umt.edu
The University of Montana is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from qualified minorities, Vietnam era veterans, and women. This material is available in an alternate format upon request. Qualified candidates may request veterans’ preference in accordance with state law.