Part-Time Reference and Instruction Librarian (Evening/Weekend) - St. Joseph's College. McEntegart Library

Posted on September 16, 2019


St. Joseph’s College seeks a part-time evening and weekend librarian for the McEntegart Library on the Brooklyn Campus, located in the historic neighborhood of Clinton Hill.


The successful candidate will provide reference services to students, faculty, and staff (in person and via phone, e-mail, and chat), library instructional services in a classroom setting, and academic support including bibliography preparation, subject guide maintenance, display rotation, and other duties in keeping with an academic library serving traditional and non-traditional students. Specific responsibilities will be refined by the Executive Director of Libraries after hire, building on strengths and interests and the evolving needs of the library.


Requirements include a Master of Library Science degree from an ALA-accredited institution; experience providing reference and information services in person and remotely; professional-level proficiency in database searching and technology skills; demonstrated ability to teach students at the post-secondary level; availability for Monday 1-9 pm, Tuesday 1-9 pm and Saturday 9 am - 5 pm during the academic year and summer sessions, with limited intersession hours.

Highly desired competencies include experience with LibGuide software and a learning management system (e.g., Canvas); ability to create online tutorials for campus-based and distance education students; experience assisting non-native speakers of English; staff supervision experience.


McEntegart Hall Library is located at 222 Clinton Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11205


To Apply

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Send resume/CV and cover letter addressed to Dr. Elizabeth Pollicino Murphy, Executive Director of Libraries, at [email protected] (SUBJECT LINE: Part-time Librarian - Brooklyn). Only electronic submissions will be accepted.