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Librarian I - Oceanography Library - 993600

Apply Now Job Number: 504771
Work Type: Full Time with Full Benefits
Location: Dania, Florida
Department: Ocean-Library Supprt
Categories: Library Services

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Job Title: Librarian I - Oceanography Library - 993600
Location: Dania, 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, 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 library volunteers, and/or student employees.

8. Perform other duties as assigned.
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.

5. Stays current in professional library literature and participate in professional activities.
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): Library Science from an ALA-accredited school.
Required Experience:  
Preferred Qualifications: 1. Undergraduate degree in the sciences.
2. Experience working in a STEM library.
Is this a safety sensitive position? No  
Background Screening Required? Yes  
Pre-Employment Conditions:


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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