Job: Librarian I, Reference & Instruction - 997879

General Information
Position:
Librarian I, Reference & Instruction - 997879

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$48,200

Job Category:
Reference & Public Services

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

Description:

Essential Job Functions:

1. Provides professional reference service to all NSU-affiliated library users, both local and distance, and Broward County users in person, by phone, and via computer.

2. Assists library users in the use and interpretation of the library collections and in identifying and accessing appropriate materials for research purposes.

3. Provides individualized and group instruction on the use of library resources, including use of specialized databases, and produce documentation to assist in training and teaching.

4. Participates in collection development activities to recommend selection and weeding of library materials.

5. Assists in the creating and maintaining of web pages.

6. Prepares bibliographies and guides in subject areas.

7. May be expected to assume responsibility for supervision of volunteers and/or student employees.

Marginal Job Functions:

1. Participates on department, library and university-wide committees as needed.

2. Attends professional library meetings away from the campus, representing the library to the larger community. Participate in SEFLIN committees and events as needed.

3. Prepares special projects, such as surveys, flyers, documentation and statistical reports, as needed.

4. Acts as liaison and promote library services to NSU students, faculty, and staff, and Broward County users.

5. Stays current in professional library literature and participate in professional activities.

6. Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.


Education:

Required Knowledge, Skills, & 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.

Required Education:

Master’s degree from an ALA accredited school


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
10-01-2021

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
https://nsucareers.nova.edu/en-us/job/500868/librarian-i-reference-instruction-997879

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Technology Center

Job Location:
Southeast Florida

Address:
3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr. Blvd

City:
Fort Lauderdale – Davie

Zip:
33314

County:
Broward


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Nova Southeastern University (NSU) Alvin Sherman Library, Research, and Information Technology Center

Address:
3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr. Blvd

City:
Fort Lauderdale – Davie

State:
FL

Zip:
33314

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Alvin Sherman Library

Contact Email:
refdesk@nova.edu

Contact Phone:
954-262-4613

Contact Fax:

How to apply

Please apply online at https://lib.nova.edu/997879


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