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Saturday Librarian (Rockville or Germantown, MD)-LAC Group

  • 21 Dec 2019 10:24 AM
    Message # 8347097

    Position Title:

    Saturday Librarian (Rockville or Germantown, MD)-LAC Group

    Position Description:

    LAC Group is seeking two experienced Librarians to work Saturdays at an academic library's Germantown and Rockville, MD campuses. The selected individuals will provide instruction and answer ready reference questions in addition to assisting with reference requests. The Librarians will also provide outreach and instruction on the use of library resources including print and non-print formats. Assignments at both locations are short-term and scheduled to begin February 1, 2020.

    Provide customer service and support to students, faculty, staff and community users at
    the service desk.
    Provide in-depth reference and research assistance to students, faculty, staff, and
    community patrons, both virtually and face to face, using discovery services, the library
    catalog, online databases, Internet resources, and tangible library resources.
    Collaborate with access services staff to support patron needs and inquiries, and refer
    Operate computers, scanners, printers and other library equipment and provide assistance
    with logging into computers.
    Provide basic security response if needed.
    Special projects as assigned

    MLS from an ALA accredited institution
    At least 1 year of experience as a reference librarian
    Knowledge of e-resources and library technologies including Integrated Library Systems (experience with Voyager a plus)
    Knowledge of library best practices and procedures including:
    Reference services
    Collection Development and Management
    Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; ability to work well as a team member
    Strong customer service focus
    Ability to work with a culturally diverse clientele
    Must be available to work onsite at Germantown, MD campus
    Must be open to short term project:
    Assignment Period of Work: February 1 - May 16, 2020
    9 am to 5 pm every Saturday ONLY
    Work performed ONSITE

    Application Process:



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