Job opportunities currently available throughout the Northern New York Library Network's region:
Part-time Librarian position at North Country Community College
(State University of New York):
Librarian – Ticonderoga, NY Campus
JOB SUMMARY: The part-time librarian will report to the Library Director and will be responsible for keeping the library open 29 hours per week. He or she will work one-on-one with students conducting library research, will conduct on-line research presentations for classes, and will handle all inter-campus loan materials coming into Ticonderoga. Duties will also include collection development, reference service for students, faculty, and members of the community, serials check-in, and the day to day running of the library. The part-time librarian will communicate with the Library Director about the resource and service needs for the Ticonderoga campus library as well as technological and other issues impacting library service.
ALA accredited MLS preferred
Superior interpersonal skills
Library experience (preferably in an academic library)
Familiarity with integrated library systems, database searching, and current technological LIS applications
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, and ABILITIES: Applicants should be able to complete the following tasks:
Perform library reference services
Handle library circulation for the campus with the Saranac Lake campus
Conduct library research and information literacy sessions for classes
Work both independently and as part of a team
Follow library policies and procedures
Provide library reference services during regularly scheduled hours with occasional adjustments
Work with the Director to provide a full range of library services
Work with professional and CSEA library staff to coordinate coverage and service
Participate in professional development activities when appropriate
Update the campus library’s LibGuides web presence
DATES OF EMPLOYMENT:
Commitment for the Ticonderoga librarian will be for four 7.25 hour days from 8:45am – 4:30pm, Mon. – Thurs. during the fall
and spring semesters. (Scheduled max. of 29 hrs. a week; person employed can work fewer hrs. if necessary.)
Please submit the following to Brian O’Connor at email@example.com:
1) Letter of Application
2) Current Resume
Position open until filled
Questions? Please contact Brian O’Connor at firstname.lastname@example.org or 518.354.5273.
Online Learning Librarian (Oswego)
State University of New York at Oswego seeks a collaborative librarian/teacher/scholar to join Penfield Library’s Instruction Team as Online Learning Librarian. The individual in this position will lead interdisciplinary initiatives to ensure a meaningful library presence in Blackboard online courses, at an institution where this delivery option is expanding to include global programs. He/she will lead exploration and application of instructional design principles to information literacy instruction, in both face-to-face and online environments. Additional responsibilities include participation in reference service and collection development. This is a 12-month tenure track position reporting to the Coordinator of Library Instruction.
Review Date: Review of applications will begin October 19, 2015, and will continue until the position is filled. For complete information about the position and application procedures, visit our website at www.oswego.edu/vacancies. SUNY Oswego is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.
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