Mount Sinai West / Mount Sinai St. Luke’s

• Supports the MSWSL community, including nurses, housestaff and faculty, in the effective use of library resources and services
• Participate in MSHS Libraries Reference & Education services by holding one-on-one research consultations, fielding reference inquiries and teaching instructional sessions for departments and programs on an as-needed basis
• Serves as liaison to Nursing Education, participation in Nursing Competency Days and New Nurse Orientation
• Develops and leads courses on literature searching, reference management, evidence-based practice, and scholarly publishing
• Maintains and enhances library’s web presence, including updating and enhancing LibGuides and LibAnswers content
• Works on special projects as needed to support the Mount Sinai Health System Libraries, particularly in the area of scholarly communications
• Develops and maintains awareness of current trends and best practices in reference and instruction services, within and beyond the medical library community


• MLS/MLIS from an ALA-accredited program or current enrollment in an accredited MLS/MILS program.
• Strong customer service orientation
• Proficient written and spoken communication skills
• Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills
• Ability to work independently and collaboratively

• Experience providing library reference and instruction services in a medical and/or academic library setting
• Experience using biomedical and interdisciplinary resources such as PubMed/MEDLINE, CINAHL, and Web of Science
• Knowledge of the Evidence-Based Practice model
• Experience using LibApps platform (LibGuides, LibAnswers, etc.)
• Experience with EndNote, Zotero and other reference management tools

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