The Library Organizational charts have been updated with information about the interim appointments.
ACQUISITIONS LIBRARIAN – Job ID# 31770
The University of Missouri Libraries (Columbia, MO) has an immediate opening for an Acquisitions Librarian. Primary function is to administer and provide leadership for the Acquisitions unit of Acquisitions, Collections, and Technical Services (ACTS), in University Libraries.
Apply online at http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic with Job ID 31770.
LIBRARY SPECIALIST — Job ID# 31752
The Libraries’ Digital Services department has an immediate opening for a Library Specialist to add harvested and submitted content to the MOspace Institutional Repository and the HathiTrust, and increase access to online resources by enriching bibliographic and authority records.
Apply online at https://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/staff with Job ID 31752.
Welcome to John Henry Adams
We are excited to announce that John Henry Adams will be joining the Libraries as Research and Instruction Librarian for Special Collections on November 1. Thank you to the search committee and to everyone who participated in the hiring process.
Welcome to Jennifer Thompson
I’m very excited to announce that Jennifer Thompson will be joining the University Libraries as Electronic Resources Librarian on October 15th. Thank you, on behalf of the Search Committee, for your participation in the interview process.
Welcome to Ying Hu
Digital Services welcomes Ying Hu as the Digital Services Library Information Specialist, Senior. She replaces Mitch Sumner, whose last day was August 1. Ying began working in Digital Services as a Library Information Specialist last October. In her new position, she will supervise student workers performing digitization work.
Welcome to Britany Saunders
We will be welcoming a new part-time Library Information Specialist – Britany Saunders – next week. This is a position in Digital Services, and Felicity Dykas will be her supervisor.
Welcome to Taylor Kenkel
I’m excited to announce that Taylor Kenkel will be the new Technical Services Librarian, i.e. ILS Manager, starting October 1. After they begin, we’ll be reaching out to schedule visits to UMKC, UMSL, and MS&T. Thanks everyone for your participation in the process.
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Annual Mandatory Training
In order to better protect and empower our community, some members of our University are required to complete annual online courses based on institutional commitments and concerns. As a faculty or staff member, you are required to complete compliance training courses between August 15 and September 30, 2019. Required courses include, but are not limited to: Discrimination Prevention and Title IX, Campus Alert Training and MakeITSafe Training.
All required trainings are hosted in myLearn. To begin, access myLearn, sign in and select the “Learning Plan” icon and launch your required training directly from your Learning Plan page. You and your supervisor will receive reminder emails until your requirements are complete.
Welcome to Ali Sauer
Please welcome Ali Sauer to the University Libraries advancement team! Ali will begin her role as Coordinator of Donor Engagement on August 12. She is originally from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and is a 2015 graduate of Wartburg College, where she received her B.A. in journalism and communication, with an emphasis in public relations and organization, and minors in business and leadership. As Coordinator of Donor Engagement, Ali will be responsible for donor stewardship, Library Society events, Friends of the Libraries events, and the Libraries’ annual fund. She will also be joining the Libraries marketing team and assisting with our newsletter, Library Connections. Ali’s husband Michael will be attending the School of Music this fall to begin his masters in Choral Conducting. In her free time Ali loves to travel, spend time with family, read, sing along to any and all musicals and play with her eight-month old golden doodle, Copper!