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University Librarian - Trinity Western University - BC Canada

University Librarian Trinity Western University in Langley, British Columbia, invites applications for University Librarian for the Norma Marion Alloway Library. The Alloway Library provides the primary curricular and teaching research support for the University. The Norma Marion Alloway Library currently houses more than 225,000 print volumes, 265,000 e-books, and 15,000 e-journals, in addition to archival and curriculum collections. The Library is a member of BC-ELN, COPPUL, eHLbc and CRKN consortia and participates in the provincial AskAway virtual reference service. The Library serves an approximately 3000 students and 310 faculty.


The successful candidate will provide innovative and collaborative leadership for the Trinity Western University Library, and work with other members of the Learning Commons, Faculty, and Student Life to create the conditions for early academic success experiences, connection with the curriculum, and a strong sense of belonging with the University. The successful candidate would also provide administrative oversight for the personnel, budget, collections, services, technology, and facilities of the TWU Library and Archives, as well as the management policy development for library services, collections (both electronic and physical), and facilities.


The successful candidate will have a Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from an American Library Association accredited program. The applicant should also be a collaborative innovative leader with the proven ability to develop a strategic vision for the TWU academic library that supports the University’s inquiry-based liberal arts curriculum. A minimum of five years of experience in university-level librarianship, teaching and learning, and/or academic research and writing, previous supervisory experience, and a commitment to, and support of, the Christian mission of the University is also required.


Commensurate with experience and academic/professional qualifications.
Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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