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Reference/Instructional Services Librarian @ Delta State University (Cleveland, Mississippi)

Tuesday, July 12, 2022 5:10 PM | Jennifer Nabzdyk Todd (Administrator)

Reference/Instructional Services Librarian
Delta State University, Cleveland, Mississippi

Job announcement for a Reference/Instructional Services Librarian and Assistant Professor of Library Services.  This is a 12-month tenure track faculty position.


Responsibilities: Staff the reference desk on a scheduled basis, including some evenings and weekend hours; provide instructional services to students; develop informational and instructional materials; provide liaison service to academic departments, including collection development responsibilities; maintain a high-quality reference collection. Also, teach the online course Fundamentals of Information Literacy (LIB 101) in rotation with other librarians and other duties as assigned.


Qualifications:  MLS from an ALA-accredited program; excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills; knowledge of print and electronic reference sources and service processes; willingness and ability to provide creative outreach programs; flexibility to take on new responsibilities in a changing environment.

Highly Desired: Teaching and presentation software experience; relevant experience in an academic library.


Environment: Library Services includes nine librarians, one archivist, and ten support staff. Delta State University is a public institution providing a comprehensive undergraduate and graduate curriculum to over 3,500 students. DSU offers 13 baccalaureate degrees in 38 majors and seeks to meet the need for advanced training in certain fields by providing programs of study for 11 master’s degrees, the Educational Specialist degree, Doctor of Education degree, and Doctor of Nursing Practice.


Location: Cleveland, Mississippi


Salary: $47,194


Apply online at Delta State University (https://deltastate.peopleadmin.com/) by August 1, 2022.  



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