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Apologies for duplication. Please respond to the street address listed below. Do not send applications/resumes to this e-mail address. Director of Multitype Library System New York Metropolitan Reference and Research Library Agency (METRO), a cooperative of over 250 libraries and library systems in the metropolitan New York area, invites applications and nominations for the position of Director. METRO's mission is to facilitate and support libraries and information organizations in their efforts to meet the research and information needs of the 8 million people of the area. Responsible to the Board of Trustees, the Director provides strong leadership for a staff of 18 headquartered in Manhattan and manages a budget of $2 million (90% statutory state aid.) The Director advises, makes recommendations to, and assists in formulating policies with the Board of Trustees, implements the Board's strategic plan, policies and directives, oversees the agency's day-to-day activities, and serves as a liaison and advocate from the membership to governmental agencies. Director must be an experienced fiscal manager, effective communicator, and demonstrate good planning and leadership skills. The successful candidate must have an understanding of library automation and telecommunications issues; experience in a professional member-driven organization or cooperative with high participation and shared decision-making; at least 8 years of professional library experience, at least two of which shall have been in an administrative capacity, or equivalent experience; and an ALA-accredited MLS degree. Salary is based on qualifications and experience with a minimum annual salary of $65,000 and excellent benefits. Complete applications, including statement of interest and qualifications, resume, and names, addresses and telephone numbers of three references should be sent to Lynn Kasner Morgan, Chair, METRO Search Committee, Levy Library, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Box 1102, One Gustave L. Levy Place, New York, NY 10029-6574. The search will remain open until an appointment has been made. Applications received by December 15, 1994 will receive full consideration. METRO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.