7.0413 Yale Seeking Librarian (1/37)

Fri, 14 Jan 1994 18:05:07 EST

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 7, No. 0413. Friday, 14 Jan 1994.

Date: Wed, 12 Jan 1994 18:59:41 -0400 (EST)
From: Jon Butler <jbutler@minerva.cis.yale.edu>
Subject: please post as appropriate

Yale University

University Librarian

Yale University invites applications and nominations for the position of
University Librarian. The Librarian directs the Yale library system,
overseeing its collections, activities, staff, and budget. The system is the
second largest university library in the United States, containing more than
ten million bound volumes and almost four million microforms. It has a yearly
operating budget of thirty-nine million dollars, occupies 800,000 square feet of

space in more than thirty buildings, and employs over six hundred staff
members. It is actively undertaking major new initiatives in electronic
information services, book preservation, and facilities renovation, as well as
expanding services to its users, which include Yale students, staff, and faculty

and the world-wide community of scholars.

Applicants and nominees should have five or more years of successful
management experience with a major library.

Applications and nominations will be taken until March 1, 1994 or until
the position is filled. Yale University is an equal opportunity/affirmative
action employer. Qualified women and minority group members are especially
encouraged to apply. Applications (which should include a resume and names
of three suggested referees) and nominations should be sent to:

Professor Jon Butler, Chair
Search Committee for the University Librarian
Office of the Provost
Yale University
P. O. Box 208236
New Haven CT 06520-8236