Part-Time Reference Librarian (Temporary), Endicott College, Beverly MA
posted June 25, 2013 9:55 PM
Title: Reference Librarian (Temporary)
Start Date: September 7, 2013
Hours: Sunday - Thursday 7:00 p.m. to 12 midnight
Description: • Assists library users with the use of print, non-print and online resources • Provides and manages interlibrary loan services • Provides supervision and technical support for electronic databases • Instructs individual users and classes on the use and evaluation of library resources. • Conducts library orientations/tours upon request • Contributes to collection development and management • Prepares, updates and distributes guides to library resources • Performs circulation service duties including: Staffing circulation desk at point of need Circulating library materials Creating and maintaining patron records Communicating and maintaining library policies Resolving circulation problems Distributing overdue notices in the summer • Provides library technical services support at point of need • Contributes to library web pages in cooperation with Office of Information Technology • Attends professional meetings (NOBLE, Mass-LNC, etc.) when appropriate. • Serves on appropriate College committees. • Compiles monthly/yearly statistics for reference queries, ILL and class visits • Performs other duties as required and in consonance with the ECFA-Endicott contract to meet the needs of the department and the College. Position does not require working knowledge of CARS automated system.
Qualifications: MLS from an ALA-accredited institution or current enrollment in accredited MLS program required. Excellent oral and written communication skills required Minimum one year reference experience in an automated library environment preferred.
To apply for a position, please send a letter of application, resume and names and phone numbers of three references to:
376 Hale Street, Beverly, MA 01915
FAX: (978) 927-0084