Tag Archives: jobs

10 clever tips for promoting your research online

(15 November 2016) Promoting your research online is vital if you need to provide evidence of the online engagement for your work, particularly when applying for promotion or tenure and funding. In this Altmetric blog post Josh Clark shares the tips as well as the tools you’ll need to spread the word about your work […]


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Delay in appointments hits Kolkata National Library

(8 October 2016) Even as it faces acute staff shortage, National Library authorities are allegedly sitting for decades on the appointment of about 18 candidates on compassionate grounds. Such appointments are usually given to a dependent family member when a government employee dies while in service or retires on medical grounds. As reported by The […]


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Cross border mobility of librarians in the ASEAN region

(2 October 2015) On 9 June 2015 the Philippine Librarians Association (PLAI) and the Thailand Library Association (TLA) organized a convening prior to the CONSAL conference in Bangkok. The convening on ASEAN Integration: Cross Border Mobility of Librarians aimed to create a platform for common understanding of ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Nations) Economic […]


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Yale-NUS College hiring Senior Librarian / Librarian / Assistant Librarian

(22 September 2014) Yale-NUS College seeks innovative, self-motivated and service-oriented professionals to provide research assistance and instruction, and build collections to support the teaching, learning and research needs of the Yale-NUS community. You will undertake subject responsibilities as well as lead in one or more of the following operational areas: instructional services, reference and research […]


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LIS future employment prospects are positive says ALIA report

(18 September 2014, Melbourne)  The Australia Library and Information Association (ALIA) said there is a positive outlook on employment prospects for library and information professionals over the next five years, but the job market will remain tight. This is one of the conclusions in a new report ALIA LIS Education and Employment Trend Report 2014 […]


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SMU hiring Research Librarian, Accountancy

(18 July 2014) Applications are invited for the appointment of a Research Librarian, Accountancy in the Li Ka Shing Library, Singapore Management University (SMU). SMU is also hiring a Library Specialist, Information Access and Resources; Head, Information Services; and Research Librarian, Economics. More on the SMU website.


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Vacancy at INASP for Senior Programme Manager

 (4 June 2104)  INASP increases the availability and visibility of research produced in developing countries. It is looking to recruit a new Senior Programme Manager who can support the growth of this work. The incumbent will lead the development of a new vision and strategy for the support of developing country researchers, journal editors and […]


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UC San Diego hiring a Korean and Japanese Studies Librarian

(21 May 2014) UC San Diego Library is hiring a subject librarian for Korean and Japanese Studies to develop and implement liaison services to the students and faculty working in these areas in the Division of Arts & Humanities and the School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IR/PS). The Korean and Japanese Studies Librarian […]


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Jobs! Jobs! Jobs!

In Asia Pacific and a little further afield ALIA, Australia  https://www.alia.org.au/jobs  Australia, New Zealand, Canada, China… Public Libraries Australia http://www.pla.org.au/Services/Job_Vacancies School Library Association of Victoria, Australia http://www.slav.schools.net.au/slav.html Bangladesh Association of Libraries, Information Scientists & Documentalists, BALID http://www.balid.org/ New York University, Shanghai, China http://shanghai.nyu.edu/about/work/staff-positions Hong Kong Library Association   http://www.hkla.org/content/blogcategory/22/48/lang,english/  Hong Kong, Singapore… Indeed. Jobs in Hong […]


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Singapore Management University is hiring librarians

(6 February 2104) Singapore Management University is hiring staff for its Li Ka Shing university library. The positions are Library Specialist, Circulation (Part Time), Research Data Services Librarian/Manager and Research Librarian, Social Sciences. Applications are welcome from qualified individuals anywhere in the world, in particular those who may be looking for an opportunity to return to Asia […]


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NLA hiring Manager, Asian Collections

This position is responsible for managing teams of staff involved in the selection, acquisition, cataloguing and processing of Asian language library materials as well as the delivery of library services to onsite and offsite users of the Library’s Asian collections. Staff development and liaison with internal and external stakeholders are important components of the job.  […]


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Business Librarian (SolBridge International School of Business, South Korea)

(18 October 2013) SolBridge International School of Business (http://www.solbridge.ac.kr/)  located in Daejeon, Korea’s Silicon Valley is hiring a Business Librarian.  The School has nearly 700 students from more than 32 nations. BBA and MBA programing is offered. The job description is here.


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SMU hiring Research Data Services Librarian

(10 October 2013) The Li Ka Shing Library, Singapore Management University has a vacancy for a Research Data Services Librarian. Library vacancies are posted here. Library jobs in Singapore are also listed on the Library Association of Singapore website. If you’re keen to be a librarian in Australia, bookmark the ALIA website employment page. It […]


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Digital Preservation Manager, National Library of New Zealand, job vacancy

The Manager will lead a team of 6 staff within the Preservation Research & Consultancy and will be responsible for the Library’s digital preservation programme. The job description is here.


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Be a librarian in Hong Kong

Want a library job in Hong Kong?  The Hong Kong Library Association currently lists vacancies in Hang Seng Management College,  Hong Kong Baptist University, SCAD Hong Kong, Tung Wah College, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Change your career here: https://hkla.org/jobs/


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