Information Literacy and Electronic Resources Librarian

Library

Employer/Library: 
Quincy University
Library Type: 
Academic Library
County: 
Adams

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time
Hours: 
40 hours Mon-Fri
Salary: 
$40,000-$45,000

Quincy University, a Catholic, Franciscan university in the liberal arts tradition, is seeking a full-time, 12-month Information Literacy and Electronic Resources Librarian. This is a non-tenure track faculty position reporting to the Dean of the Library. The Information Literacy and Electronic Resources Librarian collaborates with faculty to design, promote, teach and assess information literacy across all programs at Quincy University, and assists in maintaining the Cloud-based, library services platform and other electronic resources.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Support the faculty in implementing information literacy within courses
  • Provide information literacy instruction through formal lectures or individual tutoring
  • Assess information literacy initiatives
  • Provide research assistance to any patron utilizing print, media and electronic resources
  • Collaborate with the Education Technology Specialist to create and maintain online research guides, video tutorials and class handouts to support information literacy instruction
  • Serve as a system administrator for the Cloud-based library services platform (ALMA), discovery platform (Primo) and remote access management service (Open Athens)

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Participate in library development including material selection of print, media and electronic resources
  • Participate in planning for library renovation and growth
  • Participate in the assessment of library resources and services
  • Serve on University committees or CARLI consortia committees as needed
  • Assist with other library services as needed such as providing interlibrary loan or circulation/reserve services

Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Library Science or equivalent from an ALA-accredited program
  • Excellent communication and good customer service skills
  • Ability to work with college students, faculty and general public
  • Some knowledge of academic research procedure and resources helpful
  • Experience with information literacy initiatives helpful

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

review of applications will begin on January 25, 2022.

Application Procedure: Applicants should send a letter of application, current resume/CV and contact information for three references to:

Patricia Tomczak, Dean

Brenner Library

c/o Human Resources

Quincy University

1800 College Avenue

Quincy, IL 62301

OR

hr@quincy.edu

Application Contact: 
Quincy University- Human Resources
Apply To: 
Quincy University-Brenner Library
1601 South 24th Apt. 416
Quincy , IL 62301
Phone: 2172226788
39° 54' 43.5924" N, 91° 22' 35.2848" W
Illinois