Tuesday, July 06, 2010

Instructional, Reference, and Programming Librarian : St. Thomas Aquinas College, Sparkill, NY

Instructional, Reference, and Programming Librarian
Seeking an enthusiastic, outgoing and innovative librarian who will be responsible for providing reference service, conducting information literacy classes across the curriculum, extending library outreach to faculty, and working with faculty to integrate information literacy into on-site and online courses. The individual in this position will also plan and coordinate Friends of the Library programs and promotion; manage the library’s Friends of the Library databases; and prepare reports on Friends’ activities. S/he will participate in the development and maintenance of print and online library collections; attend professional meetings and training, both on campus and off campus; stay abreast of developments in academic libraries and librarianship; and liaise with academic division. Some evenings and weekends required.

Requirements: MLS from ALA accredited institution; minimum 2 years information literacy teaching experience (college pref.); proficiency with MS Word, Excel, and Power Point; proficiency with MS Access preferred; knowledge of and ability to use emerging technologies in information literacy instruction; proficiency with online databases for academic libraries; excellent organizational, communications, interpersonal, and PR skills; experience with Blackboard learning management system and LibGuides preferred. IRCA verification document establishing employment eligibility req. FT 9 (10) mos/yr. Position available September 1, 2010.

Apply: E-mail letter of interest, resume, and names and contact information of 3 professional references to Ms. Mary Anne Lenk, Director of library Services, St. Thomas Aquinas College, Sparkill, NY. (mlenk@stac.edu.) No phone calls, please.