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Department Head for Digital Services and Technology

The Nyack Library is a Free Association Library that serves the Nyack School District. We are currently seeking a Department Head for Digital Services and Technology to manage and provide excellent library service to our patrons.  We are looking for a dynamic, creative and forward thinking Librarian for this position. This is an opportunity to work collaboratively with other Department Heads and to assist the Library Director as part of the management team.


            The management of the IT Administrator, the Technical Services Supervisor, and 10 part-time staff in the Computer Resource Center and Maker Space

             Oversee the technology in the building including hardware – computers, printers, CCT system, server, software, A/V equipment for meeting room and all departments.

            Make recommendations on purchases and replacement schedules for technology, assists the professional staff with evaluation and selection of electronic resources.

            Maintain the digital collection of the library, including streaming services, digital content and the hardware, such as eBooks, loaned out by the library.

Participate in appropriate staff committees and make recommendations on staff training and conduct the technology related staff training.

Plan and oversee technology workshops, including makerspace, 3D and others, for both public and staff.

Work closely with Reference Department on overlapping areas of service.


●       At least three years’ experience (or equivalent) working in a library

●       Supervisory experience with increasing responsibility

●       Master’s degree from an accredited Library Science program

●       Knowledge of computers, software applications and technology

●       Familiarity with 3D printers and other Maker Space technology


Salary commensurate with experience. Benefits include New York State Retirement, health insurance, flexible spending plan, deferred compensation plan, vacation, personal and sick leave. Please send resumes to by March 31, 2018.

Nyack NY
Full Time (30 + hrs)