Library Professional – Howe Library/UVM (Burlington, VT)

The University Libraries seeks a Library Professional staff member to select and purchase material for the Media Services collection; oversee the public service and operational functions of Media Services, serve as primary supervisor for student employees affiliated with Media Services. Collaborate with the Access/Media Services Librarian to create and apply policy regarding collection development, student employee supervision, customer service, circulation of Media materials and equipment, and the use of Media materials with regards to fair use and copyright. Collaborate with UVM faculty, staff, and students in the access, procurement, and use of Media materials, equipment, and work/viewing spaces. Work with the Access/Media Services Librarian to organize and work on new initiatives such as content digitization.
The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and two to four year’s related academic library experience required. Effective interpersonal and communication skills required. Demonstrated student supervisory skills required. Competent computer skills and ability to understand and apply policy in regards to the media collection required.
To apply online, please visit our website at: and refer to job posting number S2444PO for further information. Candidates are required to submit a cover letter, résumé, and contact information for three references. For best consideration, complete applications should be received no later than March 20, 2020.
The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women, veterans and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged.
– Posted March 4, 2020