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Librarian I, Reference & Instruction - 997879

Apply Now Job Number: 500868
Work Type: Full Time with Full Benefits
Location: Fort Lauderdale-Davie, Florida
Department: Library Research Tech Center
Categories: Library Services

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Nova Southeastern University (NSU) was founded in 1964, and is a not-for-profit, independent university with a reputation for academic excellence and innovation. Nova Southeastern University offers competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package including tuition waiver, retirement plan, excellent medical and dental plans and much more. NSU cares about the health, welfare and its students, faculty, staff, and campus visitors and is a tobacco-free university.

We appreciate your support in making NSU the preeminent place to live, work, study and grow. Thank you for your interest in a career with Nova Southeastern University.

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Job Title: Librarian I, Reference & Instruction - 997879
Location: Fort Lauderdale-Davie, Florida
Work Type: Full Time with Full Benefits
Job Category: Exempt
Hiring Range: $48,200
Pay Basis:


Subject to Grant Funding?: No  
Essential Job Functions: 1. Provides professional reference service to all NSU-affiliated library users, both local and distance, and Broward County users in person, by phone, and via computer.

2. Assists library users in the use and interpretation of the library collections and in identifying and accessing appropriate materials for research purposes.

3. Provides individualized and group instruction on the use of library resources, including use of specialized databases, and produce documentation to assist in training and teaching.

4. Participates in collection development activities to recommend selection and weeding of library materials.

5. Assists in the creating and maintaining of web pages.

6. Prepares bibliographies and guides in subject areas.

7. May be expected to assume responsibility for supervision of volunteers and/or student employees.
Marginal Job Functions: 1. Participates on department, library and university-wide committees as needed.

2. Attends professional library meetings away from the campus, representing the library to the larger community. Participate in SEFLIN committees and events as needed.

3. Prepares special projects, such as surveys, flyers, documentation and statistical reports, as needed.

4. Acts as liaison and promote library services to NSU students, faculty, and staff, and Broward County users.

5. Stays current in professional library literature and participate in professional activities.

6. Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: 1. Knowledge and understanding of library principles, practices and techniques.
2. Current computer skills, including online searching.
3. Ability to express ideas effectively, both orally and in writing.
Job Requirements:  
Required Certifications/Licensures:  
Required Education: Master's Degree
Major (if required): Master’s degree from an ALA accredited school
Required Experience:  
Preferred Qualifications:  
Is this a safety sensitive position? No  
Background Screening Required? Yes  
Pre-Employment Conditions:

To ensure a safe learning environment for students and staff, as a condition of employment the selected candidate will need to provide proof of a completed COVID-19 vaccination prior to commencement of employment or an approved exemption and reasonable accommodation for medical or religious reasons.


Sensitivity Disclaimer: Nova Southeastern University is in full compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and does not discriminate with regard to applicants or employees with disabilities, and will make reasonable accommodation when necessary.

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