Assistant/Associate/Full Librarian for Research, Instruction and Digital Humanities

Sarasota, Florida
Sep 21, 2020
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Situated on the Gulf Coast of Florida and Sarasota Bay on the New College of Florida campus, The Jane Bancroft Cook Library, a shared service of New College of Florida and the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee, is a highly collaborative and innovative organization, which works diligently and creatively to provide access to scholarly resources in the format and modality best suited to the needs of the researcher. We are currently accepting applications for an Assistant/Associate/Full Librarian for Research, Instruction and Digital Humanities.

 This librarian collaborates with a team of librarians in delivering research and instruction services while providing leadership and expertise in services supporting digital humanities/scholarship and technology-based research. S/he will work collaboratively with faculty, students, staff and fellow librarians on established digital projects, support for new digital projects, providing instruction in digital research methods and technologies in all disciplines. The incumbent will participate in collection development in assigned areas, liaising with assigned subjects, and lead/participate in library-sponsored events and exhibits. This position may also provide outreach to non-academic units to develop events and services that promote Cook Library, supervise staff and students as required, and perform other duties/functions as requested. Under the direction of the Dean of the Library, and in collaboration with other librarians and staff, the Research, Instruction and Digital Humanities Librarian will participate in long-range planning and development and assessment of programs, resources, services, and policies. A master’s degree from an accredited institution in library science and appropriate experience as a professional librarian is required.

The Jane Bancroft Cook Library is committed to the principles of equal educational and employment opportunities for, and nondiscrimination towards applicants and employees with respect to race, color, religion, age, disability, sex, marital status, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran status, as provided by law, and in accordance with New College’s respect for personal dignity. It is our goal to create and maintain a work and study environment that is positive and free of unlawful discrimination. Further, the library encourages the recognition of diversity of its population and seeks to promote delivery systems, curricula activities, and programs that reflect this diversity in all facets of life at New College of Florida. For more information and to apply, visit, and click on View Employment Opportunities.