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Reference and Instruction Librarian
Vacancy Number 300882
Position Type: Faculty position with benefits package
Opens: 07/25/18 Closes: Open Until Filled
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications
We removed this vacancy announcement from our website in Janaury 2019. Position was open until filled, and applications received by September 13, 2018 received priority consideration.
The University of Baltimore's RLB Library is seeking an enthusiastic individual to serve as a Reference and Instruction Librarian. Responsibilities include teaching a three-credit information literacy course for undergraduate students, providing reference services and participating in the library’s information literacy program. The successful candidate will be able to work as part of a team involved in the continual assessment of the library and its services, in order to create an environment that is engaging and approachable. This full-time faculty appointment reports to the Head of Reference. Some weekend and evening hours are required.
Required: MLS from an ALA-accredited library school or equivalent degree and at least one year of library experience. Excellent oral and written communication skills, the ability to work in a team environment, and a strong commitment to public service.
Preferred: One year of professional experience in reference, preferably in an academic library setting, and experience in delivering library reference and instruction services online. Familiarity with business, liberal arts and social science resources. Evidence of initiative and innovation in library services.
We look forward to receiving your required electronic application with your cover letter and resume describing your qualifications, including your experience serving and supporting diverse populations. Preferred consideration will be given to applications received by September 13, 2018.
The University of Baltimore ("UB" or "University") does not discriminate on the basis of sex, gender, race, religion, age, disability, national origin, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other legally protected characteristics in its programs, activities or employment practices. UB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ADA Compliant Employer & Title IX Institution.
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