The Harker School is a coeducational, non-sectarian, college preparatory school serving grades Preschool through 12. Located in San Jose, Harker has four campuses located within minutes of each other. For over 100 years, Harker's mission has remained constant: to create an environment that promotes academic excellence, inspires intellectual curiosity, expects personal accountability and forever instills a genuine passion for learning. For more information on The Harker School, please visit the website at www.harker.org.
The ERL provides technical services to the Library Department and acts as a liaison to the Information Technology department. Taking direction from the Library Director, the part-time Electronic Resources Librarian (ERL) performs various professional tasks associated with maintaining subscription database products, Ebooks, and other electronic resources for all 4 campuses. These include managing database renewals, analyzing user statistics, uploading catalog records, providing technical support to users, and vendor interface. Reporting to the Upper School (grades 9-12) Campus Librarian, the ERL also may occasionally help staff the circulation desk, processing, and shelving library materials. This position is a part-time position; 28 hours per week, from 7:30 until 1:30 or 2 pm.
Minimum Qualification Requirements
Requirements: MLIS degree from an ALA-accredited program, or currently enrolled in an MLIS program, proficiency in database management, html, and MS Office. Candidates must have experience working in a library and/or experience with young adults.
Please submit a cover letter, current resume and salary requirements as one PDF or Word document attachment.
Since its founding in 1893, The Harker School, a coeducational, independent, college preparatory day school serving students in kindergarten through grade 12, as well as early learners in our preschool, has followed its mission to develop lifelong learners and well-rounded global citizens.
We are tremendously proud of our century-old tradition of excellence in education, and the international ...recognition our students, faculty and programs have earned. We believe the best way to prepare our students is to provide the best academic and extracurricular programs possible. Harker provides a challenging and balanced education. The Harker experience comprises the following cornerstones: students and families, teachers, curriculum and the learning environment, which includes inspiring facilities.
The Harker School is located in the Santa Clara Valley of California. We enjoy 300-plus days of sunshine per year, a perfect climate to take advantage of our beautiful mountain ranges, great for hiking, camping and biking. We’re just a short drive to Santa Cruz where one can enjoy being by the ocean and among the beautiful redwood trees. Santa Clara is home to a variety of startup companies as well as tech giants. We are fortunate to live in a diverse community with a wide range of socioeconomic backgrounds, religious beliefs and cultural identities.