The Part-Time Reference Librarian will provide a comprehensive reference, research, and referral services, in a team-based, patron centered environment for the Pace community. The base schedule is evenings (exact days and hours to be determined) in the range of 4 – 10 pm Monday-Thursday and Saturday 10-6 pm for the Fall and Spring semesters. Occasional Sunday availability is a plus.
-Provide comprehensive reference, research, and referral services via the Birnbaum Library Reference Desk and online chat reference system. -Assist students and faculty in identifying, locating, and interpreting sources of information, irrespective of format. -Provide one-on-one research consultations as needed.
-MLIS, MSLIS, or equivalent required. -Experience providing reference service in an academic library. -Knowledge of print and electronic information sources. -Ability to work under pressure in a busy, fast-paced environment. -Excellent communication skills.
Prime candidates will be passionate about information literacy and have the desire and demonstrated the ability to support a diverse student population in both online and in-person reference environments.