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Lansing Community College

PT Academic Professional - Reference & Instruction Librarian

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Work status: Regular/Continuing
Location: LCC Downtown Campus
Categories: Faculty
Work type: Part Time
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Title: PT Academic Professional - Reference & Instruction Librarian

This posting is open until filled

The date after which applications are not guaranteed review is:  12/11/2023

Hours Per Week: Up to 28 Hours

Compensation Type: PT Academic Prof-Pay Based on PT Salary Schedule

New Hire Starting Pay: Rate of pay is based on the required qualifications of this position.

Employee Classification: Assc Academic Professional

Level: PT Librarians / Counselors-MD

Division: Academic Affairs Division - 40000

Department: Library Instruction / Reference - 20530

Campus Location: LCC Downtown Campus

Position Type: Regular/Continuing

Bargaining Unit: MAHE

To view the applicable labor contract, visit the Labor Relations web site.

For information about the benefits offered, please visit the Benefits web site.

Job Summary:

Assists students and employees with their academic research and general information needs. Provides in-person and virtual reference assistance. Teaches information literacy skills utilizing a variety of instructional delivery modes and technologies. Serves as library liaison to academic departments. Participates in collection development activities. Develops web content, tutorials and library research guides. Serves on library teams and appropriate campus committees.

Librarians assist students and employees with their academic research and general information needs in support of LCC courses and academic programs. They accomplish this by:
• Delivering in person and virtual reference assistance
• Teaching academic research (information literacy skills) in 1:1 sessions and customized for individual classes utilizing a variety of instructional delivery modes and technologies
• Providing convenient access to credible and reliable academic information resources in a variety of formats
• Serving as library liaison to departments and teaching faculty
• Developing content for the library website, online tutorials and research guides
• Supporting collection development projects
• Supporting library goals and initiatives

This position includes evening, weekends and summer hours.

Regular on campus presence is expected for all LCC employment. Any flexible work schedules and/or hybrid work schedules approved by the College are subject to change based on the needs of the LCC community.

Required Qualifications:

Master’s Degree in Library Information Science (MLS) from an ALA accredited program or within 6 months of completion.

Experience providing reference service / research help as assigned job duties

Library instruction or teaching experience

Proven knowledge of print and electronic information resources

Preferred Qualifications:

Academic library experience

Familiarity with web content development, mobile and web technologies

Demonstrated communication, problem solving and teamwork skills

Lansing Community College is an equal opportunity, educational institution/employer.


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