Mississippi Valley State University

October 2, 2014

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February 28, 2014

Reference Collection Development Librarian

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

 

 

Department: 

 

 

J. H. White Library  

 

Position: 

Reference Collection Development Librarian      

 

Appointment

 Conditions: 

  

Full Time (12-Months)

 

Salary: 

Commensurate with experience and qualifications

 

Position Available: 

Immediately

 

Job Description: 

 

Exercise leadership related to the acquisition and licensing of electronic resources; provide leadership and participate in collection development; provide general reference and research services; collaborate with other library departments regarding activities essential to public services; serve on university and library committees  as appointed; participate in the bibliographic instruction program; promote library services through creative brochures and flyers; work collaboratively with peers, faculty and students to provide quality services; participate in professional development activities  

 

Qualifications Desired :

 ALA-accredited Master of Library Information Science (MLIS) degree and experience in reference services is required; demonstrated ability to establish goals, set reasonable periods for accomplishing tasks, and effectively meet deadlines; must possess excellent communication skills both oral and written; knowledge of electronic databases, and information literacy; prior work experience in higher education; a second Master’s degree in addition to MLIS is also desirable

 

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

MVSU 7260

14000 Highway 82 West

Itta Bena, MS 38941