Rose State College
  • - Academic Affairs
  • Midwest City, OK, USA
  • Commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • Salary
  • Full Time
  • SUMMARY OF INCREDIBLE LEAVE/PAID TIME OFF: 3 Weeks Annual Leave for all FT non-faculty employees (Balance can be carried into next year); 3 Weeks Sick Leave and 1 Week Discretionary Leave for all FT employees; 1 Week Spring Break; 1 Week Thanksgiving/Fall Break; 1 Week Winter Holiday Break (it is usually a couple days MORE) all adds up to 9 Weeks. Add in 8-plus days off for Fridays in June and July and 4 other campus-closures for observation of holidays and it all adds up to 12 WEEKS of PAID TIME OFF! Other benefits include:



Description of Duties: Responsible for planning and administering library services in the Learning Resources Center. The Head Librarian coordinates these services with the Dean, Learning Resources and Academic Outreach.  Submits recommendations on library policies and services in consultation with professional library staff. Coordinates library services with Dean, Learning Resources and Academic Outreach between library departments and other internal and external departments on campus. Analyzes and submits budget estimates and controls expenditures of approved budget for library services. Administers personnel policies and procedures.  Interviews and recommends job applicants to the Dean, Learning Resources and Academic Outreach. Writes grant proposals in collaboration with the RSC Grants & Contracts Office in support of RSC and LRC goals. Prepares various reports and surveys. Keeps patrons informed about new services, programs, and materials. Plans and implements library staff development and training programs. Represents the college in outside professional and educational organizations. Reviews and evaluates orders for books, periodicals, computer software, video and audio recordings, online services, CD-ROM, and other library materials. Examines trade publications and samples. Interviews publishers' representatives. Consults with college faculty and staff to select library materials. Works with faculty on program reviews and accreditation. Serves in reference capacity. Prepares bibliographies for faculty. Prepares materials for and conducts information literacy classes. Serves on college committees. Perform other duties as assigned. Regular attendance is an essential function of this position.

Minimum Qualifications: Master's degree in Library Science or equivalent from an ALA accredited university. Two years experience in a librarian related position. Familiarity with online library services and integrated library catalogs. Ability to present and direct seminars and workshops related to a library environment. Excellent interpersonal skills. Some typing required, but speed/accuracy test not needed. Strong organizational skills. Use a microcomputer for office applications, research, and distance learning applications. Ability to delegate and manage multiple projects.

Desired Qualifications: Doctorate in Library Science or equivalent from an ALA accredited university. Five years experience in a librarian related position.

Application Deadline: July 15, 2022

Please submit application materials as requested. The original signed Rose State College application form and unofficial degree conferring transcripts must be received by this office for formal consideration; however, should an offer of employment be extended, official transcripts are required.

Candidate selected will serve a probationary period. All finalists may be subject to a background check and/or drug test.
(POSTED ON June 15, 2022)
Must be eligible to work in the United States
Rose State College's Annual Security Report, including VAWA disclosures, is located at

An Equal Opportunity Employer
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, reasonable accommodations in
the application process will be provided upon written request.
HUMAN RESOURCES/AAO (405) 733-7979
6420 SE 15th STREET ~ MIDWEST CITY, OK ~ 73110-2799



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