Adjunct Instruction Librarian for Undergraduate Programs (3) - New York University, Division of Libraries

Posted on June 08, 2017


The New York University Division of Libraries seeks 3 adjunct librarians to provide undergraduate library research instruction (20 hours/week).


The adjunct librarians will teach course-integrated workshops for foundational undergraduate courses and programs such as first-year experience, introductory writing, and freshman seminars. Depending on qualifications and interest, the adjunct librarians will contribute to various initiatives such as developing lesson plans, learning objects, and other instructional materials.


Required • ALA accredited MLS/MLIS. • Experience teaching undergraduates in a library environment. • Public service experience in an academic library, including reference, instruction, or collection development. • Demonstrated public service orientation and knowledge of user needs for teaching, learning, and research. • Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills. • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a complex organization. • High degree of facility with technologies and systems germane to the 21st century library. • Demonstrated knowledge of learning theory and information literacy trends.

● Experience participating in collaborative projects. ● Proficiency in using technology to achieve pedagogical goals. ● Understanding of assessment practices and principles.


Salary commensurate with experience and background.Flexibility in scheduling including some nights and weekend availability.


New York, New York


To Apply

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Company Information

New York University Libraries: Libraries at New York University serve the school’s 40,000 students and faculty and contain more than 5 million volumes. The Libraries supports NYU’s vision to become the first true Global Network University by collaborating and providing services to our 11 global academic centers and our “portal campuses” in Abu Dhabi and Shanghai. New York University Libraries is a member of the Association of Research Libraries, the OCLC Research Library Partnership, and the HathiTrust. The Libraries participates in a variety of consortia and collaborates closely with Columbia University Libraries and the New York Public Library through the Manhattan Research Library Consortium. View the NYU Libraries Mission and Strategic Plan.

NYU’s Division of Libraries embraces diversity and is committed to attracting qualified candidates who also embrace and value diversity and inclusivity.

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