Librarian - PT

Employer
Georgia Gwinnett College
Location
Georgia Gwinnett College
Closing date
Oct 22, 2021

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Job Details

Job Title: Librarian - PT
Location: Georgia Gwinnett College
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 228748
Job Summary

The Reference Services Librarian's principal responsibilities are providing research assistance and information literacy instruction to students, faculty, and staff at Georgia Gwinnett College's Daniel J. Kaufman Library and Learning Center. The Reference Services Librarian reports to the Head of Research Services.

Responsibilities

  • Provides individual research assistance to users through a variety of formats including walk-in, phone, chat, e-mail, and scheduled consultations, both face-to-face and virtual
  • Provides user education at point-of-use for electronic and print resources including how to locate materials as well as evaluate for quality, credibility, authoritativeness, and reliability
  • Participates in evening/week-end research assistance provision
  • Contributes to collection development by suggesting new resources and identifying material for weeding based on subject content, date, and usage
  • Participates in information literacy instructional activities in both face-to-face and virtual environments
  • Participates in creation of learning materials, in both print and digital formats, in promotion of information literacy as well as resource and service instruction
  • May serve as a library liaison to specific discipline areas
  • Performs other duties as assigned
Required Qualifications

  • ALA accredited or BOR-approved graduate degree in library or information science
  • Demonstrated experience with electronic and print information resources from a variety of vendors
  • Demonstrated evidence of strong public service orientation including customer service experience as well as written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience with technology including reference software and Springshare's suite of software
  • Demonstrated evidence of experience in providing information literacy instruction
  • Demonstrated evidence of professional knowledge including trends and issues in reference and instruction
Preferred Qualifications
  • Demonstrated experience in the use of instructional technology and learning management systems
Conditions of Employment

Position may require local travel. Ability to lift and carry files and materials. Ability to move from one office to another office on campus. Adequate vision, hearing and manual dexterity to interact with people in person, on the phone, and in writing. Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodations.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Gwinnett College is an equal employment, equal access, equal educational opportunity, and affirmative action institution. It is the policy and practice of our institution to recruit, hire, train, promote, retain, and educate persons without regard to race, color, national or ethnical origin, age, disability, sex/gender, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or veteran status as required by applicable state and federal laws (including Title VI, Title VII, Title IX, ADA, Sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, AREA, and Executive Order 11246 ). For questions or more detailed information regarding this policy, please contact the Georgia Gwinnett College Human Resources Team at (678) 407.5070 or email [email protected] Individuals requiring disability related accommodations for participation in any event or to obtain print materials in an alternative format, please contact the Payroll and Benefits at (678) 407.5070 or email [email protected] Any individual who feels that they may have been discriminated against, should contact the Office of Diversity & Equity Compliance at [email protected]

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