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GWU: Serials Librarian, Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library,

  • 16 Feb 2024 8:44 PM
    Message # 13316873
    Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The George Washington University (GW) is the largest research university in the nation’s capital. Located in the heart of Washington, D.C., GW offers undergraduate and graduate programs in many disciplines including medicine, health sciences, public health, and nursing. Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library (Himmelfarb) serves the students, staff, and faculty of the School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Milken Institute School of Public Health, and School of Nursing. Himmelfarb’s collections consist of over 6,700 electronic texts, 6,500 journals, and 125+ databases in addition to print collections of approximately 75,000 items. Visit Working at Himmelfarb to learn more about Himmelfarb!

    Full/Part-Time: Full-time: 40 hours/week

    Position Summary:

    The George Washington University’s Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library seeks a dynamic, collaborative information professional to manage the library’s serials collection of over 6,500 electronic journal titles. The Serials Librarian is responsible for the management of the library’s journal subscriptions, including budgeting, licensing, discovery, usage assessment, and user education. The Serials Librarian reports to the Associate Director, Library Operations, and is a collaborative member of the Library Operations team. The Serials Librarian supervises the Serials Manager, a full-time staff position.

    To be considered for this position, please complete an online application at and upload a cover letter, a current CV, or a resume, and provide the names and complete contact information for at least three (3) professional references. Review of applications will begin on March 15, 2024, and continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.

    Application open through 3/15/24

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