Job: Assistant Librarian

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Assistant Librarian

Number position available:

Entry level librarian, full time, benefits

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Position REQUIRES a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.


PLEASE DO NOT APPLY IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A MLIS OR ARE NOT ENROLLED FOR YOUR MASTERS IN LIBRARY SCIENCE. (Sorry, but we do not hire paraprofessionals for this position.) 

Keiser University Lakeland is seeking a full time assistant librarian.  This position is an ideal job for a new librarian, one with limited experience or you may be a student in library science graduate school.  The Lakeland Keiser Library is a small library set between Orlando and Tampa, off 1-4. Keiser University is a SACS-COC accredited, not for profit university that offers degrees from AA's to Ph.Ds. The candidate chosen will have completed all or most of their Master's in Library Information Science from an ALA approved institution.  The right candidate will have the opportunity to be trained in various areas of academic librarianship. If you desire to get great training as you enter the field of academic libraries, this is likely to be a great job for you.  The right candidate will appreciate the "student first" services of Keiser Lakeland Library and be an enthusiastic learner.  Keiser Lakeland Library has a small but seriously effective team of librarians that would be delighted to have you be considered to join our team.  If you are looking to get a good start, have an opportunity for advancement,  and cannot wait to work with patrons that need your academic and research skills; then we welcome your application.  

If you would like begin your application, please forward:

  • your resume,
  • a cover letter explaining WHY you would want to work in an university academic setting, and
  • unofficial transcripts (upon hire you will need official transcripts).

Please send these items as an attachment in an email to the attention:

  •   Dr. Karyn Zelbovitz, Director of Library Services 
  •   Email

The assistant librarian position is a full time position with full benefits in the beautiful setting of Lakeland, FL.

We look forward to getting your resume. Please note, we will be hiring on a first come first served basis. So please submit your application today. 


You must have an MLIS degree or nearing completion of an MLIS at an ALA approved institution to be considered for this job. Thank you


Job open date:

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

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Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries

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Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Keiser University Library Lakeland

Job Location:
Central Florida

2400 Interstate Drive

Address 2:
Keiser Lakeland Library Attention Dr. Z




Institution Information
Institution Name :
Keiser University Library Lakeland

2400 Interstate Drive

Address 2:
Keiser Lakeland Library Attention Dr. Z




Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Dr. Karyn Zelbovitz

Contact Email:

Contact Phone:
863 682 6020

Contact Fax:
Not for employment

How to apply

Send your resume, cover letter, unofficial transcripts and a letter of recommendation to Dr. Z at

We look forward to getting your application and having your join the dynamic team at Keiser Lakeland University

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