Library

February 2018


ideaFest on the 2nd floor
Humboldt State University Library seeks a forward-thinking, service and team-oriented Teaching and Learning Librarian who is interested in instruction and programming for undergraduate student success. This temporary 12-month position carries faculty rank. Early career applicants are encouraged to apply. Please view the Job Description: Library (Pool Job #7227) for complete details about the duties of the position.
HSU Library offers opportunities to be creative in instruction and programming, and encourages librarians to develop projects related to their individual goals. If you are interested in collaborating with librarians, faculty, students, and staff in support of teaching, learning and research this may be the job for you. Check out our Annual Report to see what HSU Library has done to foster a community that supports scholarship, creativity, and innovation on campus.
Humboldt State is a public institution and part of the 23-campus California State University system. HSU has over 7,500 students and offers a wide array of academic choices, with 51 majors and 12 graduate programs in three Colleges. Faculty members are among the top teachers and researchers in their fields. Programs in natural resources and sciences are nationally known, while visual and performing arts are also popular areas of study. Throughout the curriculum, students find a long-standing commitment to social and environmental responsibility. Humboldt State is surrounded by one of the most beautiful natural environments in the world—with ancient redwood forests, pristine coastline and wild rivers.
Application instructions:

Complete the Application for Academic Employment

Complete the Supplemental Application for Academic Employment

Complete pool application form, with required attachments:

New Coach, Librarian, or Counselor applicants should submit Form 590: Application for Temporary Appointment

Submit your application by email to:lfpc@humboldt.edu
Subject Line: University Library (Job #7227)OR
Submit by mailing application materials to:
University Library (Job #7227)
Humboldt State University
1 Harpst Street
Arcata, CA 95521-8299
Phone: 707-826-3441
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 to Friday, May 11, 2018

Take a stab at the new HSU Fencing Cafe on Saturdays 11am-2pm
The Library Cafe turns into the HSU Fencing Cafe on Saturdays from 11am-2pm, with bagels, cream cheese, and coffee provided by the HSU Fencing Club!
Come find out about this fun club and enjoy some refreshments!
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 to Saturday, May 5, 2018
Join the fabulous staff at the Humboldt State University Library!
This Library Services Specialist III position provides supervision of library oprations and services to students and faculty during evening and weekend hours. 
Read the job announcement and complete the application process by March 2, 2018.
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 to Friday, March 2, 2018

Getting Started with Inkscape February 20th 4-4:50pm in Library 121
Your Library and campus partners offer 50-minute FREE workshops in various categories to introduce and develop skills in important areas for student success.  Go to the SkillShops calendar to see what's there and take advantage of this great opportunity!
Tim Miller's How to Design: Create Buttons with Inkscape is the 100th SkillShop submitted this semester but it's not the last to be offered so check the calendar often.  Upcoming SkillShops include numerous Peer Health Education subjects like Making Friends, dealing with stress, sex ed, healthy eating on a budget, and more.  ACAC offers help with resumes, interviews, and job searching.  CAPS offers numerous ways to handle anxiety, conflicts, and finding focus. Librarians are offering help with research skills, building a time budget, questioning authority, and understanding financial credit.
There is a SkillShop for everyone and they are only 50 minutes and free!  Read more about SkillShops, including how to become a Skilled Learner and earn a certificate.
 
Friday, February 9, 2018 to Friday, February 16, 2018

Student lunch & learn Tuesday February 13 12-2pm in Scholars Lab
This pizza-fueled event is designed to provide an open space for students to share their Canvas, Library, and Learning Center experiences. Come learn more about available student resources and Canvas LMS features in student-led mini workshops.  There will be free pizza, prizes, and raffles, including a chance to win a pair of Beats Solo 3 headphones.
Happening Tuesday, February 13th from 12-2pm in the HSU Scholars Lab on the 3rd floor of your Library.
Friday, February 9, 2018 to Tuesday, February 13, 2018