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Evening and Saturday Librarian, Roxbury Community College (Boston)

General Statement of Duties: Participates in all aspects of library services. Provides reference, bibliographic instruction and information literacy services. Initiates faculty outreach. Participates in collection development. Directs library assistants.

Supervision Received: Reports to Director of Library or designate.

Examples of Duties:

Provides reference support to students and faculty using print and online resources.  Instructs individual library users in the use of library resources and services.

Provides group-training/instruction sessions for students in effective use of print, database and Internet resources for student success.

Prepares and presents library tours, orientation programs, and tailored bibliographic and information literacy instruction.

Serves as a member of the Academic Liaison Program providing outreach, support and instruction / research assistance for assigned programs.

Through the liaison program, initiates outreach to faculty on the ways that library services and resources can assist them in classroom and distance learning instruction.

Participates in collection development responsibilities including assessment, weeding and selection of new print and online materials.

 Collects library use statistics. Participates in interpreting statistics and recommends plans of action.

Performs inter-library loan functions using online utilities.

Circulates library material.

Manages electronic resources.

Participates in outreach and promotion of Open Education Resources

Directs library assistants.

Maintains website.

Performs other duties as assigned.


Job Requirements:

All candidates must have legal rights to work in the United States.

ALA accredited Master's Degree in Library Science with coursework in reference, the use
of non-print materials and automated/online/Internet based services and bibliographic/
information literacy instruction.

Working knowledge of Library Science techniques.

Working knowledge of basic computer business applications. Working knowledge of automated library systems. Knowledge of Koha is a plus.

Ability to relate library collections to college curricula and course programming.

Leadership skills and analytic skills are essential as well
as excellent written and oral communication skills.

Strong customer service and outreach orientation.

Strong interpersonal skills. Demonstrated ability to work with adult, multicultural and
multilingual student population required.

Knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript preferred.

Knowledge of Camtasia and Captivate preferred.

Additional Desired Qualifications:

2-3 years working experience in a community college setting.

Knowledge of library assessment techniques and tools.

Knowledge and promotion of OER use at the campus level.

Application Instructions

To be considered for this position, applicants should submit a resume, a cover letter and three references.

Job posting:

Full/Part Time

Full Time



Salary Range

$59,244.00 - $69,336.00  / year

Salary Notes

Commensurate with the qualifications and years of related experiences, with broad range of benefits.

Closing Date


How to Apply


2022-05-23 |  Quick link to this job