Brooklyn, NY: Health Services Librarian – Brooklyn Campus at Long Island University

The Brooklyn Campus Library at Long Island University seeks an enthusiastic, user-oriented individual to support students and faculty through curriculum-integrated library instruction, reference services and consultations, and collection development activities.

Responsibilities:
Design, implement, and assess information literacy instruction with a focus on health sciences students
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Serve as liaison to academic departments in the School of Health Professions, the School of Nursing, and the College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
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Collaborate with teaching faculty to incorporate information literacy development into the curriculum
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Provide online and in person reference services
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Provide service to departmental and University committees

 

Anticipated Starting Date: September 1, 2017

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Long Island University offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including a generous retirement plan and paid research time.
Please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae and contact information for three references.

For more information and to apply, please see the full job posting at: https://jobs.liu.edu/#/job_details/248

Qualifications

Required

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Master’s degree in library science from an ALA-accredited institution or ALA-recognized equivalent
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Teaching experience in an academic or medical library
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Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills
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Experience serving a highly diverse user community
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Familiarity with health sciences library resources

Preferred

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A second master’s degree, preferably in health sciences or a related subject, is highly desirable
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Experience developing and employing a student-centered pedagogy
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Experience as a library liaison to academic and/or other campus departments
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Academic publication or other demonstrated scholarship
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Knowledge of trends and developments in academic libraries, including the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education

 

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Student & Alumni Services Coordinator for the School of Library & Information Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
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