Mississippi Valley State University

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January 03, 2012

Assistant Director, Head of Public Services/Instructor




J.H. White Library 



Assistant Director, Head of Public Services/Instructor



Full Time


Commensurate with experience and qualifications


Position Available:



Job Description:


Responsible for the leadership of a traditional and emerging library reference services inclusive of Information Literacy, coordination of Circulation, Interlibrary Loan, Computer Lab Commons, Media and Reserves for the James Herbert White Library; responsible for planning and evaluating reference program initiatives; participates in collection development of print and non-print resources, library instruction, and serves as a subject/liaison to several academic departments; lead a staff of reference librarians, reference assistants and circulation assistant/clerk in customizing reference and circulation services; collaborates in strategic planning, policy formulation, and budget allocation


Qualifications Required :

Required ALA-accredited Master of Library Science (MLS) degree with 2-5 years experience in Reference and/or Circulation Departments of an academic library; demonstrated skills in developing and providing full range of reference circulation and instructional service, including familiarity with automated system, electronic databases; excellent interpersonal and written & oral communication skills


Application Deadline:

Open Until Filled 


Application Procedure:

Please send application, resume, official transcript and three letters of professional recommendation to:

Mississippi Valley State University

Department of Human Resources

14000 Highway 82 West 7260

Itta Bena, MS 38941



Mississippi Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer