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Reference/Instruction Librarian
University of Idaho

Date Posted Apr. 30, 2018
Title Reference/Instruction Librarian
University University of Idaho
Department General Library
Application Deadline 5/30/2018
Position Start Date Available immediately

  • Apr. 30, 2018
  • Reference/Instruction Librarian
  • General Library
  • University of Idaho
    Moscow, ID
    United States
  • 5/30/2018
  • Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Library Sciences (all categories)
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University of Idaho

Reference/Instruction Librarian

Location: Moscow

Division/College: General Library (Div)

Employee Category: Faculty

Pay Range: $33,000 - $35,000 annually

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:

The University of Idaho Library is now seeking candidates for the position of Reference/Instruction Librarian. The successful candidate will participate as a library faculty member, providing instruction and reference service in support of the academic programs of the University of Idaho. This entry-level position entails significant library instruction, general reference service (including evening and weekend hours), support of reference and instruction initiatives, and serving as a liaison to student groups as part of a first year experience program.

This is a non-tenure track faculty position at instructor rank with an academic year appointment (nine-months). Continuance contingent upon funding and meeting or exceeding performance standards.

Minimum Qualifications:

Masters degree from an ALA-accredited library program, evidence of a broad knowledge of reference tools and techniques and library instruction methods and technologies; excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills; effective presentation skills; evidence of strong technology skills (including but not limited to experience with creating and maintaining web-based products and digital instructional materials), strong commitment to innovative public service; ability to work effectively, independently, and collaboratively in a collegial environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

Reference and instruction experience in an academic library; demonstration of creativity or innovation in library services; enthusiastic commitment to teaching undergraduates.

Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:

Ability to work in an environment that may contain dust and/or mold.

Posting Number: F000683P

Posting Date: 04/26/2018

Closing Date: 5/30/2018

Open Until Filled: No

Special Instructions:

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

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EEO Statement

University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.


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