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December 2018 October 2018

State Librarian of New York Position Opening

Maxwell Memorial Library (Camillus, Onondaga Co.)
Cheney Library (Hoosick Falls, Rensselaer Co.)
Geneseo’s Milne Library
Bethlehem Public Library (Delmar, Albany Co.)
Nyack Library (Rockland Co.)
Center for Fiction
Upstate Health Sciences Library
Fayetteville Free Library (Onondaga Co.)
Suffolk Community College (Selden)
Nassau Library System

Rogers Memorial Library (Suffolk Co.)
Upper Hudson Library System
Tri-Valley Central School

White Plains Public Library (Westchester Co.)
Nanuet Public Library (Rockland Co.)
Ramapo Catskill Library System
Manhattanville College Library
Adelphi University Libraries

SUNY New Paltz
Southern Tier Library System (three positions)
The New York Public Library
Ferguson Library (CT)

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State Librarian of New York Position Opening

The New York State Education Department is seeking a dynamic State Librarian to provide innovative and strategic leadership in collaboration with a diverse community of 7,000 libraries of all types throughout the state. New York's State Librarian has oversight responsibility for the State Library's operating budget of approximately $12 million, a research collection of more than 20 million items and nearly $140 million in State and federal funding for libraries.

The State Librarian will help to shape a vision for the State Library and library services and will collaborate in efforts to develop and offer statewide initiatives that strengthen libraries and other education and cultural institutions across the state. The New York State Library, established in 1818, is located in the capital city Albany, New York.  The Library includes a Research Library, a Talking Book and Braille Library and a Division of Library Development.

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Maxwell Memorial Library [12/17/18]

Maxwell Memorial Library seeks a part-time circulation clerk. Apply by December 31, 2018.

Cheney Library [12/17/18]

The Cheney Library seeks a Library DirectorReview of applications will begin immediately and will continue until January 4th, 2019 or until the position is filled.

Geneseo’s Milne Library [12/13/18]

SUNY Geneseo’s Milne Library invites applications for an Evening Access Services ManagerApply by January 12, 2019.

Bethlehem Public Library [12/12/18]

Bethlehem Public Library seeks a Librarian IIApply by January 2, 2019; interested individuals should send their materials electronically to

Nyack Library [12/12/18]

The Nyack Library seeks a Director. Apply by January 31, 2019.

Center for Fiction [12/10/18]

The Center for Fiction seeks an Assistant Librarian. Apply by December 21, 2018.

Upstate Health Sciences Library [11/21/18]

The Upstate Health Sciences Library (HSL) seeks an Academic & Research Services Coordinator.

Fayetteville Free Library [12/7/18]

Fayetteville Free Library seeks a Director. Apply by January 11, 2019.

Suffolk Community College (Selden) [12/6/18]

Suffolk Community College (Selden) seeks a Technical Services Librarian.

Nassau Library System [12/4/18]

Nassau Library System seeks a Training & Digital Resources Specialist. Review of applications begins December 20.

Rogers Memorial Library [11/29/18]

The Rogers Memorial Library has an immediate opening for a Full Time Teen Librarian.

Upper Hudson Library System [11/28/18]

Upper Hudson Library System seeks a Manager, Adult and Outreach Services.

Tri-Valley Central School [11/28/18]

Tri-Valley Central School seeks a School Media Specialist. Apply by December 28.

White Plains Public Library [11/21/18]

The White Plains Public Library seeks a part-time Library Assistant to work in the children's library.

Nanuet Public Library [11/16/18]

The Nanuet Public Library seeks a Library Director.

Ramapo Catskill Library System [11/13/18]

The Ramapo Catskill Library System (RCLS) has an opening for a Youth Services Consultant.

Manhattanville College Library [11/11/18]

Manhattanville College Library seeks a Head of Patron Services.

Adelphi University Libraries [11/8/18]

Adelphi University Libraries seeks an Associate Dean.

SUNY New Paltz [10/31/18]

The State University of New York at New Paltz is seeking a Research and Education Librarian (Full time, tenure-track, Assistant or Senior Assistant Librarian rank).

Southern Tier Library System [10/29/18]

The Southern Tier Library System (STLS) has three openings:

The New York Public Library [10/27/18]

The New York Public Library seeks a Chief Branch Library Officer.

Ferguson Library [10/26/18]

The Ferguson Library in Stamford, CT, is looking for an energetic and enthusiastic children’s librarian.

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