Reporting to the Head of Research, Education and Outreach, the part-time
Reference Librarian provides in-person and virtual reference services to
Temple University Health Sciences Center faculty, staff and students;
serves as a liaison to a health sciences school or department with
consultation and instruction responsibilities, and supports special
projects when necessary. The part-time Reference Librarian works up to 20
hours per week and may be expected to work evenings and weekends on an
occasional basis. Performs other duties as assigned.
Required Education and Experience:
Master’s degree in library/information science from an A.L.A. accredited
Required Skills and Abilities:
*Experience providing reference services in a university or college library
or hospital library setting.
*Experience with MS Office suite.
*Detail oriented with a demonstrated ability to work both independently and
with others in a team environment.
*Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
*Knowledge of PubMed, Web of Science, CINAHL and/or other health sciences
Compliance Statement: In the performance of their functions as detailed in
the position description employees have an obligation to avoid ethical,
legal, financial and other conflicts of interest to ensure that their
actions and outside activities do not conflict with their primary
employment responsibilities at the institution. Employees are also expected
to understand and be in compliance with applicable laws, University and.
employment policies and regulations, including NCAA regulations for areas
and departments which their essential functions cause them to interact.
To obtain additional information about Temple University please visit our
website at www.temple.edu.
Temple University’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains
statistics, policies, and procedures related to campus safety and can be
found at: http://www.temple.edu/safety/asfr/
You may request a copy of the report by calling Temple University’s Campus
Safety Services at 215-204-7900 <(215)%20204-7900>.
Primary Location: Pennsylvania-Philadelphia-Health Sciences Campus
(HSC)-Medical Education and Research BuildingJob: StaffSchedule: Part-time
Shift: Day JobEmployee Status: Regular