2012-71 INFORMATION LITERACY LIBRARIAN -(UPDATE) 2 Openings

Job # 2012-071
Job Type Contractual
Department Earl S. Richardson Library
Class Code 9003
Bargaining Unit No
FLSA Status Exepmt
Job Status Full Time
Hiring Salary Commensurate With Experience
Pay Range N/A
Posting Date August 22, 2012
Closing Date Open Until Filled

Department:  Library

Duties:  Works with faculty to develop an on-going information literacy education program for the University community; develops formal and informal undergraduate and graduate information literacy activities that will strengthen the number of students graduating from the University with increased life-long learning information skills; provides user-centered library instructions; provides general and specific reference, information, research assistance, and services to individual and groups within the Morgan State University community;  develops information literacy tutorials; assists in the development and documentation of library policies and procedures; collects statistics, and participates in collection and development activities; serves as liaison to  the academic departments; contributes to the profession through librarianship; and performs other duties, as required.

Minimum Qualifications:  Masters of Library Science (MLS) from an ALA accredited program; Two years of reference and teaching experience in an academic library setting requiring familiarity with current library technologies.

Requirements:  Knowledge of information literacy technology; knowledge of learning management systems;  knowledge of  the latest technology and trends in the field of academic librarianship; practical experience with emerging technologies; skill in the collection development and program assessment and evaluation; skill in performing special research requests; ability to work in a collaborative, service-oriented, rapidly changing environment to accomplish mutual goals; ability to provide excellent customer-service; and ability to communicate effectively.

To Apply:  Send letter of interest indicating Job #2012-071, a Morgan State University Application for Employment, and three names of references with telephone numbers to: Morgan State University, Office of Human Resources, 1700 East Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, Maryland 21251 or e-mail your information to jobs@morgan.edu. EEO/AA

NOTE: THE DEPARTMENT WILL CONTACT ONLY APPLICANTS SELECTED FOR INTERVIEW.

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