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Pfeiffer Library is Hiring a User Services Librarian!

by Luann Edwards on 2022-06-02T09:00:00-04:00 | Comments



Pfeiffer Library has an opening for a librarian! This is an entry-level position and will remain open until filled. Please share this with anyone you think might be a good fit.


Required Qualifications:

Master's Degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited school. Candidates who are within one semester of graduation with the MLS/MLIS degree will be considered for the position.


Overview of the position:

Under the supervision of the Director of Pfeiffer Library, the User Services Librarian is a public-facing position and contributes to student success through a wide range of library services including reference, instruction, circulation, and outreach. In accordance with the American Library Association’s Reference & User Services core competencies, the User Services Librarian is a professional, 12-month staff position with faculty status, and is integral in fostering a relationship between the many facets of library services and all university students, faculty, and staff. This includes conducting library instruction for seated and online students, creating library tutorials, representing the library in various student-facing events and programs, and providing reference services via phone, chat, email, appointment, and at the library desk. The User Services Librarian also oversees circulation, including local, OPAL, OhioLINK, and InterLibrary Loan lending, working closely with student worker support to ensure that processes are followed. The ability to anticipate needs, think creatively, work independently, and produce quality results with many interruptions is vital for this position. Some nights and weekends may be required.

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