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Education & Collections Services Librarian, Boston University Alumni Medical Library

The Education & Collections Services Librarian works collaboratively with a team of librarians to deliver an extensive array of curriculum-integrated instruction classes on the medical campus.  Provides in-class instruction, creates online tutorials, supports bibliometric and other education projects. Provides and oversees collections services activities using the Ex Libris Alma resource management system.  Provides reference and research services, and oversees circulation and computing services on Saturdays. Participates in the development and maintenance of the Library's website, marketing the Library, and completing collections special projects.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

-Provides Information skills instruction to students, faculty, staff and residents, and provides web-based educational support including development of online tutorials and lesson plans. 

-Provides reference and research services at the Reference Desk and consultations by appointment. 

-Oversees Library circulation and computing services on Saturdays and provides circulation services as needed. 

-Provides and oversees collections services activities using Ex Libris Alma/Primo collections management system, including metadata management, circulation functionality, selecting and managing book orders and statistics.  Trains and oversees a paraprofessional staff to process print books and journals, add/update catalog records, including copy cataloging, assign call numbers, and route items to proper location.

-Completes special projects in Education, Collections, Marketing, Web and Social Media

Hours: :  Tuesday - Saturday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm; Occasional schedule adjustments required;  Intersession coverage on rotating basis required.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job LocationBoston, Massachusetts, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular Salary  Grade 73

Please visit the BU Human Resources website to apply for position at:


Required Skills  1-3 years of experience and Master's degree required.

Full/Part Time

Full Time




Closing Date

Position to be posted until filled.

How to Apply

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2018-02-06 |  Quick link to this job