Carroll College, an independent, Catholic, diocesan, liberal arts college is seeking a full-time Library Director. This position is responsible for managing the overall operation of the library and serving as a member of the Learning Commons leadership team. Duties include supervising operations and employees; formulating and implementing policies and procedures; preparing and administering the annual budget; developing, and managing facilities in collaboration with other members of the Learning Commons leadership team, overseeing library collections, services, goals, and priorities; leading the provision of up-to-date library support and resources for students and faculty and cooperating with faculty and administration to realize the College mission. This position also collaborates with academic partners to develop, implement, promote, and assess a Learning Commons model that actively engages students and supports academic success.
Successful applicants will have an earned MLS from an ALA accredited library school; demonstrated ability to work with administration, faculty and students; demonstrated effective supervisory and administrative skills; proven excellent communication and organizational skills; knowledge of academic library work, current issues and trends; ability to manage an academic library budget. The successful candidate must also articulate support for Carroll’s mission. For priority consideration, please submit a letter of interest, resume, a list of three professional references, and a response to our mission statement electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 1, 2019 (extended priority date). EOE.