Thursday, October 26, 2006

Part-time Reference Librarian - Sacred Heart Univ.

Please note: This is a revision of an ad posted last week.

Part-time Reference Librarian - Immediate Opening. The Ryan-Matura Library of Sacred Heart University seeks a part-time reference librarian to provide reference service and supervise operations on Saturdays 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Some flexibility is desirable for working as a substitute for other part-time reference staff. Schedule varies during holidays, summer and intersessions. The part-time reference librarians provide reference service to students, faculty, staff, and the general public using a collection of 23,000 reference, and approx. 131,000 circulating volumes; 15,000 periodical titles in print and online; and a variety of online databases. May be called upon to provide organized instruction sessions. Requirements: Master's degree in library science from an ALA accredited institution. Ability to work with a variety of resources and subjects. Teaching ability. Outstanding interpersonal skills. Commitment to providing credible reference service. Please send cover letter, resume and the names, addresses and phone numbers of three professional references to Bill Brezovsky; Human Resources Department; Sacred Heart University; 5151 Park Ave.; Fairfield, CT 06825 or by email to Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.