Aurora University seeks talented staff and administrators who are
passionate about supporting an inclusive community dedicated to the
transformative power of learning.
Information Services Librarian supports
learning by efficiently meeting the information and research needs
of the Aurora University community.
Represents Aurora University in the most positive manner with
prospective, former and current students, clients, suppliers, and
the community we serve. Interacts effectively with a diverse group
of faculty, staff, students and other customers of our service,
learns and uses operating practices of the department and Aurora
Upholds the Mission Statement:Aurora University an
inclusive community dedicated to the transformative power of
Handles all information with tact and discretion and recognizes
the confidential nature of university business.
Supports learning through performance of essential job
functions and performing other duties and functions as necessary or
Essential Job Functions:
Provides reference services (nights and weekends) at our
Information service desk via in person consultations, Zoom
consultations, phone and chat.
Keeps up-to-date on library services and works in collaboration
with other staff to initiate new services.
Monitors student workers and assists with circulation
May assist in collection development, interlibrary loan, and
other library services.
Essential Job Requirements:
- Enrolled in or graduate of ALA accredited master's degree in
library or information science.
- Library reference experience or relevant course work required.
Academic library experience preferred.
- Proficient with database searching techniques. Strong working
knowledge of Microsoft Office suite. Ability to provide excellent
customer service. Troubleshoot computers, printers, scanners,
photocopiers and fax. Knowledge of LibGuides, and LibChat
- Ability to lift 50lbs; May include prolonged periods of sitting
or standing. Ability to move about the library.
Benefit-eligible positions offer excellent benefits including
health, dental, life, vision, long term disability, a 403(b)
retirement plan through TIAA, and tuition remission. Please send
resume with cover letter and contact information for three
references including name, telephone and email address.
347 South Gladstone Ave
Aurora, IL 60506
630-844-5650 - fax
Aurora University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.