Reference/Instructional Services Librarian

Location
Mississippi, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Apr 28, 2021
Employment Level
Administrative
Employment Type
Full Time


Delta State University

Reference/Instructional Services Librarian

Position Type: Faculty

Department: Library Services

Posting Number: 201201126

Full or Part Time: Full Time

Tenure/Non-Tenure: Tenure Track

Salary Basis: 12 month

Responsibilities:
Staff the reference desk on a scheduled basis, including some evenings and weekend hours; provide instructional services to academic classes and groups; design and deliver library content for the university's first year experience course; develop informational and instructional materials; plan outreach activities; provide liaison service to academic departments, including collection development responsibilities; maintain a high-quality reference collection. In addition, teach the online course Fundamentals of Information Literacy (LIB 101) in rotation with other librarians and other duties as assigned.

Environment: The successful candidate will join other team members who provide reference assistance and instructional services for university faculty, students and community patrons, and who serve as liaisons to campus academic departments.


Qualifications:
MLS from an ALA-accredited program; excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills; knowledge of print and electronic reference sources and service processes; willingness and ability to provide creative outreach programs; flexibility to take on new responsibilities in a changing environment.

Highly Desired: Teaching and presentation software experience; relevant experience in an academic library.

MLS from an ALA-accredited program; excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills; knowledge of print and electronic reference sources and service processes; willingness and ability to provide creative outreach programs; flexibility to take on new responsibilities in a changing environment.

Highly Desired: Teaching and presentation software experience; relevant experience in an academic library.


Salary:
12 monthCommensurate with experience and qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
MLS from an ALA-accredited program; excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills; knowledge of print and electronic reference sources and service processes; willingness and ability to provide creative outreach programs; flexibility to take on new responsibilities in a changing environment.

Highly Desired: Teaching and presentation software experience; relevant experience in an academic library.


Preferred Qualifications:


Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please provide at least three professional references.


Additional Information:


Open Date: 04/28/2021

Close Date: 6/8/2021

Open Until Filled: No

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Click Here

Delta State University is committed to a policy of equal employment and educational opportunity. Delta State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or veteran status. This policy extends to all programs and activities supported by the University.

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