Mississippi Valley State University

December 1, 2015

View Job Listing

May 15, 2013

Reference Collection Development Librarian




J. H. White Library



Reference Collection Development Librarian  


Appointment Conditions:

Full-time (12-months)


Commensurate with experience and qualifications


Position Available:



Job Description:


Exercise leadership in issues related to the acquisition and licensing of electronic resources; provide leadership and participate in collection development; provide general reference and research services; assisr with other library department activities essential to public services; serve on university and library committees; promote departmental services through creative brochures and flyers


Qualifications Required:

ALA-accredited Master of Library Information Science (MLIS) degree; experience in reference services; ability to establish goals, prioritize and set reasonable periods for accomplishing tasks is desired; excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills are also desirable; knowledge of electronic databases, and information literacy is desired


Application Deadline:

Open Until Filled


Application Procedure:

Send employment application, resume, academic transcripts and three (3) letters of recommendation to:


Mississippi Valley State University

Office of Human Resources

MVSU 7260

14000 Hwy 82 West

Itta Bena, MS  38941



Mississippi Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer