Job Announcements for the University Libraries
Currently open positions include:
Academic and Administrative Library Faculty Positions
Reference and Instruction Librarian
The University of Nevada, Reno seeks a creative, user-centered librarian for a temporary position as Reference and Instruction Librarian. Primary responsibilities are to assist members of the university community seeking help at the Library and Research Services desk, through online chat, in scheduled consultations, and via phone and email; perform liaison responsibilities, including course-related instruction and collection development for the university's Health Science programs (including Community Health Science, Nursing, and Aging); teach general library instruction sessions and workshops, including library instruction for Core Writing; develop print and digital instructional materials; and participate in outreach events sponsored by the Libraries and Research Services.
This is a full-time, temporary faculty position with healthcare and retirement benefits. The appointment is for one year with the intent to renew the appointment for two additional years contingent upon continued funding and satisfactory performance. Salary: mid-$40s to low-$50s DOE.
Minimum qualifications include an MLS or equivalent from a program accredited by the American Library Association, experience in a library reference or instruction setting and experience with web-based information resources. Experience in an academic library and a health sciences background are desirable.
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Application deadline is May 22, 2013.