This is a part-time, non-tenure track position supporting the
Sister Mary Joseph Cunningham Library’s Reference Services. On Call
Librarians work as part of our team of librarians providing
outstanding reference services to the GCU Community, while
maintaining effective library operations.
On Call Librarians are scheduled for regular evening and/or weekend
shifts during the Fall and Spring semesters, as well as some
daytime hours when needed.
Provide reference service and assistance to students and
faculty members in finding and evaluating library materials and
relevant resources face to face and online using LibChat.
Provide specialized research assistance to students and faculty
In the absence of full-time librarians and the Access Services
Generalist, the On Call Librarian is responsible for the overall
supervision of library operations and the library building.
At times, will be responsible for the timely opening and
closing of the library as scheduled.
Perform other duties as assigned to maintain effective library
operations and support student success.
Integrate the core values of respect, compassion, integrity,
justice and service in all aspects of interaction.
An MLS, or other master's degree from a program accredited by
the American Library Association or from a program accredited in a
country with a formal accreditation process as identified by ALA’s
Human Resource Development and Recruitment Office. Second
masters/advanced degree desirable.
Ability to work well independently and collaboratively in a
Experience providing reference service preferred.
Thorough knowledge of library resources and services.
Knowledge of current information literacy methods (e.g.,
Framework) and best practices.
Proficiency in Windows applications and Microsoft Office.
Experience using education software programs, like Blackboard
and LibGuides is preferred.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal
**Effective October 1, 2021, proof of vaccination or submission
of weekly COVID-19 tests are required for all Georgian Court
employees. A copy of your CDC vaccination card should be shared
with the Office of Human Resources before your first day of
employment. All information will be kept confidential**