Position title
Director of Library Services

Summary of Position

Red Rocks Community College exemplifies extraordinary. We are dedicated to our Vision and Mission, which promote student achievement, staff empowerment, and community engagement. We live our values: Integrity, Collaboration, Learning, Inclusiveness, and Communication. We encourage applications from individuals whose background and interests align with our commitment to inclusiveness and welcome you to visit the RRCC Inclusion & Diversity webpage for additional information.

With an unrivaled reputation grounded in our Values, we stand out as a cutting-edge model in higher education. We are one of the first community colleges in the country to offer both Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs. Our continued pursuit of excellence is instilled in our employees and has inspired a dynamic and passionate culture.

Position Summary: The Library Director at Red Rocks Community College (RRCC) provides leadership in library services in alignment with teaching and learning. The RRCC Library provides physical and electronic resources to support the curriculum and lifelong learning of students. The RRCC Library provides instruction, reference, and outreach to advance the RRCC Common Learning Competencies as well as Program and Course outcomes. The RRCC Library engages students in-person and in synchronous and asynchronous remote learning to meet student needs and preferences.

All applications will be reviewed in the order that they are received on an ongoing basis until the position is filled. Candidates are encouraged to submit a complete application packet early for full consideration.


Description of Position

Oversee Library Operations: Directs all library functions and coordinates the delivery of library services to students, faculty, and staff in both remote and in-person environments. Supervises library staff, conducting annual employee performance evaluations and facilitating training opportunities for library staff that promote growth in alignment with the library’s strategic plan, employee goals, and antiracist frameworks.  Creates library spaces that are inclusive campus destinations. Serves as campus copyright officer. Works with faculty to promote the use of Open Educational Resources and to provide resources and support in their adoption and creation. Manages library budget, purchasing, and grants, and aligns budget expenditures with the RRCC Mission.

Manage & Develop Library Technology Infrastructure: Actively develops, maintains, and administers the online library environment and the systems (integrated library system, library guides, Prospector ILL, web site, etc.) that support it, ensuring equitable access. Stays abreast of library technology trends, implementing cutting edge tools and services that will contribute to an active learning environment. Coordinates with other CCCS Library Directors to shape the future of the CCCS shared online library.

Outreach & Marketing: Conducts research in the campus community to ensure alignment of library resources and services with teaching and learning and other academic initiatives. Develops strategic partnerships with academic and student life departments to promote library services. Plans events that promote the library and showcase academic activity on campus, and collaborates with all college staff to support campus-wide events. Develops initiatives in support of the Common Learning Objective of Critical Thinking.

Service to Team & College: Participates in the planning and development of library operations and coordination of services. Oversee all library Continuous Improvement Plans and Student Learning Assessment Plans. Participates in the planning and development of library operations and coordination of services. Collects, analyzes, and synthesizes data and statistics in major job duty areas to set and measure personal and team goals. Represents the library at campus events and by serving on committees and in other official groups.  The Library Director will play an integral role in ensuring that Red Rocks Community College is represented with all initiatives related to Colorado Online Library Services.  The director will advocate for the interests of the institution and serve as a liaison for all communications as they relate to library services.

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Job Location
13300 West Sixth Avenue, Lakewood, 80228
Employment Type
Date posted
April 6, 2023
Valid through
June 6, 2023
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