Nova Southeastern University’s Alvin Sherman Library in sunny Fort Lauderdale, Florida, has an opening for an entry level full-time librarian position. This unique joint-use library was created through an agreement between Nova Southeastern University and the Broward County Board of County Commissioners. (To learn more about the library, visit http://sherman.library.nova.edu/) This position requires only an ALA-accredited M.L.S. – perfect for someone starting out in the profession!
Librarian I – Reference and Instruction
Position # 996191: www.nsujobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=82835
Responsible for providing professional reference service to all NSU-affiliated library users, both local and distance, and Broward County users; for recommending materials for selection for the reference collection as well as specified subject areas; for providing assistance and instruction to the university community and Broward County users in current research methods and library resources; and for providing documentation to assist in teaching. Some travel to sites for teaching library research as needed. Weekend and evening hours are required.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
1. Knowledge and understanding of library principles, practices and techniques.
2. Current computer skills, including online searching.
3. Ability to express ideas effectively, both orally and in writing.
4. Knowledge of innovative library practices and technology.
Some library experience preferred.
Required Education: Master’s Degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited school
Physical address where the job position is located.
All applicants must apply online at www.nsujobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=82835
Applications will not be accepted in person, by email, or by fax.