Position posting for the College of St. Benedict/St. Johnís University
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The Libraries at the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's
University invite applications for the full time position of Social
Sciences Librarian. The Social Sciences Librarian, as part of a team
of public services librarians, works directly with faculty and
students to provide support for scholarship and creativity. This
Librarian provides reference, information literacy, collection
development, outreach, and liaison services to faculty, students, and
staff in the Social Science Division, specifically the Military
Science, Peace Studies, Psychology, Social Work, and Sociology
Departments, as well as the Latino/Latin American Studies and Sports
Medicine programs. In addition, the Social Science Librarian shares
responsibility for delivering instructional programs for the First
Year Seminar (FYS) program. This position provides general and
specialized reference services in a variety of environments, including
in-person, telephone, email, and online.
QUALIFICATIONS: ALA-Accredited Masterís Degree in Library Science is
required. Demonstrated understanding of both traditional and
emerging scholarly and professional communication systems in the
social sciences; understanding of the purposes and role of the library
in liberal arts education; excellent interpersonal and communication
skills; demonstrated skill in providing instruction to groups and
individuals; ability to handle multiple priorities and demonstrated
ability to work both independently and collaboratively is required.
Facility with web page development and management is preferred.
Demonstrated ability to teach as part of an information literacy
instruction program, including sessions appropriate for introductory
and upper-level undergraduate courses in at least one academic
discipline is preferred.
Submit a letter of interest, resume, three names of professional
references and official letter or transcript verifying degree
College of Saint Benedict/Saint Johnís University
Human Resources - Position #HRW2009044
37 South College Ave
St. Joseph, MN 56374
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Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until filled.
Women and people of diverse racial, ethnic and cultural backgrounds
are encouraged to applied.
The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University are EEO/AA employers.
For a complete job description, please see
additional information, please contact:
Associate Director for Public Services
Joint Libraries of the College of St. Benedict/St. John's University
St. Joseph, MN 56374
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Nonprint Media Services Library
301-405-9236 fax 301-314-9419
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