Lycoming College seeks innovative and collaborative applicants
for the position of Instructional Services Librarian &
Coordinator of Web and Reference Services for Snowden
Library. This position provides professional information
literacy instruction and reference services to the students,
faculty, and staff of Lycoming College. Primary
responsibilities include supervision of the library website, user
experience with databases including troubleshooting usability and
access issues, maintenance of the discovery service, supervision of
reference services, and participation in assessment and outreach
projects. Some evening and weekend work is required.
Library faculty are active scholars, participating members in
regional and national professional organizations and conferences,
and contribute to campus governance and committee service.
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE and QUALIFICATIONS:
- Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited
graduate school required.
- Demonstrated enthusiasm for teaching in an instructional
program and a familiarity with electronic and traditional
- Thorough knowledge of HTML with a basic understanding of CSS
- Knowledge of reference work.
- Established organizational patterns; excellent interpersonal
skills to interact with diverse constituencies; strong
communication skills (both oral and written); and the ability to
work independently with good judgement but also work as part of a
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office as well as the ability to learn
various specialized software applications.
- Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in
the workplace or community.
- Experience in public and learning services assessment is
TO APPLY: Submit cover letter, curriculum
vitae, contact information for three professional references, and
graduate transcripts. If submitting letters of reference please
have them sent to firstname.lastname@example.org and list the name of the
applicant and position in the subject line.
Review of applications will begin February 18, 2022 and continue
until the position is filled. Post-offer, pre-employment drug
screen, and criminal background check conducted.
Founded in 1812, Lycoming College is one of the nation’s
oldest and most respected residential liberal arts colleges.
Lycoming is ranked by Forbes as a Top ROI College and by The
Princeton Review as one of The 386 Best Colleges. Lycoming
College’s strong endowment-per-student and fiscal acumen provide
the foundation to support a first-rate undergraduate education. The
College is dedicated to providing a high-quality liberal arts and
sciences education including more than 100 majors, minors, and
concentrations. Our community of scholars collaborates with and
mentors our diverse student body of 1,200 active learners,
including 37 percent international and domestic students of color,
representing 39 states, territories, and countries. Students
compete in 17 NCAA Division III sports, participate in
faculty-driven research, thrive in a robust program of internships,
and study abroad in more than two dozen countries. Lycoming is
located in Williamsport, PA, a city rich in the arts and ideally
situated for outdoor recreation. Williamsport is the site of a
world-class healthcare system (UPMC Susquehanna), modern
manufacturing, federal offices and county seat, energy and natural
gas resources, and home to and the birthplace of the Little League
World Series. Learn more at www.lycoming.edu.
Lycoming College proudly celebrates and values diversity. We
are committed to fostering an inclusive campus community supporting
all faculty, staff, and students. We encourage applications from
candidates with diverse backgrounds and all who are interested in
supporting and contributing to our mission. Lycoming College is an
equal opportunity employer.