I would like to continue receiving job postings. As someone who is
searching for full time employment, it is indeed encouraging to see all
these positions coming through. I see postings on this list that do not
come through on other lists or resources.
I would vote for including more information in the postings, as some
have come through without any details about the job or the hiring
institution, or links. Usually a little searching turns this up, but not
On 8/2/12 6:48 AM, Chen, Janey wrote:
> I am with you on this! Actually, it is encouraging to see that there are many job openings in this field. And the job descriptions give people a sense of what skills the employers are looking for.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Code for Libraries [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Mark Wilhelm
> Sent: August 2, 2012 9:31 AM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: Re: [CODE4LIB] It's all job postings!
> Too many job postings? I think there are fields where people would
> kill to have this problem. :-)
> On Thu, Aug 2, 2012 at 9:16 AM, Ed Summers <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Honestly, I'm surprised this hasn't come up sooner :-) In the
>> interests of "science" I've created a little poll to indicate whether
>> you think the job postings should be sent to the code4lib mailing list
>> or not:
>> If you care either way just click yes or no and I'll report the
>> results. But if you can't wait I made the spreadsheet public:
>> PS. Just fyi, shortimer will *not* re-post jobs to the discussion list
>> if the posting was discovered there. Typically the job postings that
>> shortimer posts to code4lib have been pulled from a source other than
>> the mailing list, which met some curatorial criteria as being relevant
>> for the code4lib community. If you care about influencing this
>> criteria I encourage you to help curate  the jobs.
>>  http://jobs.code4lib.org/curate/