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Reference Librarian (Contractor), Framingham State University

<p>Reference Librarian (Contractor)<br /> <br /> About <br /> About Framingham State University:<br /> <br /> Framingham State

Framingham State University is a vibrant comprehensive liberal arts institution located just 20 miles west of Boston, which integrates an academically challenging liberal arts education with workforce preparation programs.<br /> <br />

<br /> Framingham State University is committed to Inclusive Excellence through collaborative and sustainable partnerships with faculty, staff, students and the greater community. At FSU, we encourage a supportive, diverse and collaborative environment in which we learn from each other through informed and open communication, institutional practices and community engagement. FSU provides a culturally relevant education that includes a beautiful campus with 35 bachelor's degrees with 80 conc concentrations and 70 minors, 24 master degree programs, a highly personalized teaching environment, and unparalleled commitment to excellence in diversity and inclusion.<br /> & <br /> Framingham State University is honored to be a three-time recipient of the INSIGHT into Diversity prestigious Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) award. The HEED award is the only national recognition honoring colleges and universities that exhibit outstanding efforts and success in the area of diversity and inclusion throughout their campuses.<br /> <br /> Visit to learn m learn more about employment opportunities at Framingham State University.<br /> <br /> Job Descrip Description:<br /> <br /> EXAMPLES OF SPECIFIC DUTIES & RESPON RESPONSIBILITIES:<br /> </p> <p>Assisting students and faculty with research quest questions using print, online databases and other electronic sources.<br />Assist in maintaining and tro troubleshooting public computers and printers.<br />Will teach Library Instruction classes upon request.<br />Other related projects will be assigned.<br /> </p>




MLS degree.
Ability to train stud

MLS degree.
Ability to train students in the use of technology for research.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Ability to work in a team setting.
Computer literacy, including familiarity with Microsoft Office suite and social media.
Familiarity with electronic databases.


Reference and library instruction experience
Academic library experience

Additional Information:

This is a part-time, non-benefited, contract position. The work schedule is Tuesday and Thursday 5pm to 10pm and Saturdays 12pm to 5pm. The hourly rate is $17.00.

Framingham State University conducts criminal history and sexual offender record checks on recommended finalists prior to final employment for all positions.

Final employment for all positions at Framingham State University is contingent upon a satisfactory criminal history and sexual offender record check. Recommended finalist will be required to provide specific written authorization to conduct these checks.

Framingham State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Members of underrepresented groups, minorities, women, veterans, persons with disabilities, and all persons committed to diversity and inclusive excellence are strongly encouraged to apply.

Application Instructions:

Candidates must apply online by submitting a cover letter, resume, and the names and contact information for three professional references.

For full consideration, application materials must be received by February 12, 2018.

Framingham State University only accepts application materials through our online application system. We are unable to accept application materials through mail, email, fax, or hand delivery. If you experience technical issues with the online application process, please submit a helpdesk ticket.

Framingham State University understands that persons with specific disabilities may need assistance with the job application process and/or with the interview process. For confidential assistance, please contact the Human Resources Office at 508-626-4530 or


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Full/Part Time

Part Time




None given

Closing Date

Open until filled

How to Apply

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2018-02-05 |  Quick link to this job