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Assistant Librarian, North Shore Community College Library, Danvers Campus (Danvers)

Part-Time Assistant Librarian Danvers Campus Library, North Shore Community College

Non-benefited, MCCC unit position

20 hour per week position during the academic semester that may include two evenings per week (no later than 8 pm) and weekend hours on a rotating basis (TBD) with the remainder of hours fulfilled when the library is open, negotiated upon hire. Some remote hours may be possible. Requests for reemployment are considered for renewal each semester for the academic year and for summer sessions.

General Summary:

North Shore Community College Library seeks an enthusiastic and student-centered librarian reporting to the Coordinator of Public Services to provide research and instructional services on the Danvers Campus Library and through online modalities. This position is a member of the Library’s Teaching & Research Support Librarians Team and also contributes to the Library's strategic priorities teams as assigned. The successful candidate must enjoy working with our diverse community of users and share a commitment to support student learning.

Specific Responsibilities:

Staffs the Library’s virtual and in-person reference and research services desks 
Contributes to information literacy initiatives and participates in the design and provision of library instruction on-campus and online that promotes the information literacy competencies of our students
Works within the Library’s strategic priorities teams as assigned
Undertakes outreach activities to faculty in assigned liaison areas
Participates in collection development activities in liaison areas and other areas as requested by the Coordinator of Public Services
Participates in collection maintenance and collection assessment activities
Follows and contributes to HELM network developments
Assists in the development and presentation of new library programs and services at College events, programs and institutes 
Exhibits professional growth through participation in trainings, workshops and professional conferences
Provides backup circulation services as needed
Performs other duties as required by the Coordinator of Public Services or the Director of Learning Commons Services


MLS degree from an ALA-accredited program (MLS Candidates will be considered with appropriate coursework)
Reference and instruction experience
Knowledge of online databases and Internet resources
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Reliability and dependability are extremely important

Full/Part Time

Part Time




$30.03  / hour

Closing Date

Open until filled

How to Apply

Application Instructions:

Submit resume and cover letter indicating how your experience matches the qualifications of the position at

North Shore Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on basis of race, creed, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, genetic information, maternity leave, and national origin in its education programs or employment pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 151B and 151C, Title VI, Civil Rights Act of 1964; Title IX, Education Amendments of 1972; Section 504, Rehabilitation Act of 1973; Americans with Disabilities Act, and regulations promulgated there under, 34 C.F.R. Part 100 (Title VI), Part 106 (Title IX) and Part 104 (Section 504). All inquiries concerning application of the above should be directed to Thanh Giddarie, Director of Human Resources, Affirmative Action Officer, and Coordinator of Title IX and Section 504, at 978 739-5470, 1 Ferncroft Rd. Danvers, MA 01923.


2021-08-24 |  Quick link to this job