Provide comprehensive reference, research, and referral services, in a dynamic
team-based, client-centered environment, supported by advanced library
technology; assist students, staff and faculty in identifying, locating, and
interpreting sources of information irrespective of format, and be available on
a drop-in basis or by appointment; serve as a member of the library reference staff: participates on library committees and task forces, and assists with other library projects, assignments, and initiatives, as needed.
Develops evening/weekend reference services by using initiative to
assess and react to student needs by offering such services as coordinating
in-person workshops, staffing virtual reference services, creating online
LibGuides, offering support of Blackboard courses.
Position hours: Fall/Spring semesters: Tuesday-Friday 2PM to 10PM; Saturday 12PM to 8PM
(summer/intersession hours will vary)
Demonstrated experience in a library reference setting, having familiarity with the concepts, goals and methods of traditional and electronic reference services; well-developed computer and online searching skills; excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills; commitment to excellence in service and a demonstrated ability to work independently as well as collaboratively.
Ability to understand and troubleshoot library related technology such as wireless connectivity issues, printing/printers, and Microsoft Office problems.
MLS from ALA accredited institution