Reports to the Dean of Learning and Technology Resources (LTR). Assumes overall responsibility of managing the collection development, and outreach for the library.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Collaborates with faculty and other campus librarians in the development of an effective and diverse collection in varied formats. Serves on NOVA Libraries Collection Development Committee and Library Working Group. Collaborates with the Dean of Learning and Technology Resources and the other faculty librarian to manage the library’s budget. Provides library instruction; provides reference and circulation services. Participates in library planning and campus and college activities. Develops and maintains policies and procedures for collection development and acquisitions. Collects and reports collection statistics and develops appropriate means of collection assessment. Serves on campus, college and state committee(s) as necessary. Supervises library staff in a team-oriented work environment. Perform other duties as assigned.
ALA-accredited MLS or MLIS degree. Several years of collection development experience. Several years of experience providing library instruction, circulation and reference services, for students, faculty, staff and community patrons. Several years of supervisory experience in a library setting. At least one evening and rotating Saturday shifts may be required. Experience with outreach activities related to libraries.
Expert level of experience in an academic library setting, specifically in a community college environment. Experience with GOBI, Baker and Taylor and Alma. Bilingual candidate preferred.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Relevant collection development, outreach, teaching and customer service experience.
Strong supervisory/management skills; excellent written and oral communication skills. Knowledge of library acquisition systems, online library systems, internet resources, electronic databases, and productivity software. Ability to interact effectively with diverse students, faculty, and other library patrons. Strong service excellence orientation toward all library stakeholders. Ability to work in a collaborative environment with a diverse staff.
Close Date: 12/07/2018
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