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Library Tech Job News

   January 21st, 2010 Brian Herzog

Help WantedTwo pieces of library technology job news I've been meaning to mention:

Kathy Lussier Named MassLNC Project Coordinator
First, congratulations to Kathy Lussier, who was recently chosen to be Project Coordinator for the Massachusetts Open Source Project. She will begin February 1st, and I really can't think of someone who would do a better job. Congratulations again, and I'm looking forward to Kathy moving everything forward.

Technology Librarian position available with GMLICS
Second, there is a great technology position open at GMLICS, a library consortium in southern New Hampshire. The basics details are:

  • The Technology Librarian will deliver hardware and software support for the central computer system and telecommunications network, maintain the consortium’s web pages and work with librarians in the member libraries to insure a well-functioning shared system. Weekly driving to member libraries. Strong customer service attitude, excellent communications skills and the ability to juggle multiple tasks with changing priorities are required. Experience working in a consortium is desired.
  • This position offers opportunities for learning and professional development.
  • Salary $45,000+ and a generous benefit package.
  • MLS from ALA accredited institution preferred. Will consider a candidate with equivalent training and experience.
  • Applications will be accepted until January 29, 2010.

See their website for more details and a full position description [pdf].

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