Current Recruitments

LIS is currently recruiting for professional and student worker positions listed below. For any questions regarding employment in Library and Information Services at Luther or the process to apply, please email

Professional Positions

Programmer Analyst

We are seeking a self-motivated, detail-oriented programmer analyst to develop software solutions, and provide support for information systems serving students, faculty, staff and alumni. You will join our team of software developers at Luther in Decorah. Knowledge of procedural computer languages and experience using SQL databases is required. You should have excellent communication skills and analytical skills. Technical knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server, web APIs, security,  and network interfaces is desired. Our campus workplace is a mix of Windows, Linux, and Mac.


Acquisitions & Resource Management Librarian
The Acquisitions & Resource Management Librarian will provide leadership for library technical services including acquisitions, cataloging, interlibrary loan, and serials and subscriptions management, and is a member of the Library Staff within Library & Information Services (LIS).

Responsibilities of the Acquisitions & Resource Management Librarian include coordinating all aspects of the workflow within technical services; supporting the work of the technical services staff; performing original cataloging and classification of materials; maintaining knowledge of metadata schemas, metadata standards and cataloging tools; supervising the collection and use of technical services statistics; and participating in the library budgeting process. Review of applications will begin on April 20, 2015, with the position to start no later than August 3, 2015. 

College Archivist
The College Archivist provides key leadership and operational development for the Luther College archival collections, college records management programs and practices, and other services related to the history and documentation of Luther College and the greater Luther community. Review of applications will begin March 2, and will continue until the position is filled.

Student Summer Employment Positions

LIS will have opportunities for Luther students seeking summer employment. More information will be available in February.

Student Employment Positions

  • The Circulation Desk hires for positions starting in Fall Semester.
    • Applications are available throughout the year at the Circulation Desk in Preus Library.