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Temporary Research & Instruction Librarian

Lewis & Clark College, Portland, OR

Job - Education

Close Date: 12/20/2019

Working at Lewis & Clark College

The campus is located on 137 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds in Portland’s southwest hills. Our strong commitment to sustainability is reinforced through recycling programs, energy conservation, alternative transportation options, and farm to fork initiatives. For benefit-eligible positions, we offer a competitive benefits package that includes options for health, dental, vision, tuition, life insurance, retirement and more.

Lewis & Clark College is committed to achieving a diverse workforce. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status or age.

Job Purpose

The Research & Instruction Librarian assists students and faculty with research, including providing reference service, research consultations, and related services. Teach course integrated classes on using library resources for a variety of departments, courses, and programs. Serves as a liaison and participates in collection development for a variety of academic departments and programs, participates in library committee work and special projects, evaluates and maintains sections of the library web site as assigned. This is a temporary, 30 hour position expected to last from January 16, 2020 to April 30, 2020.

This job will be open until filled.

What You'll Do

Provide reference and related research services at the library service desk
Teach course-integrated classes on using library resources for a variety of departments, courses, and programs.
Serve as library liaison to several academic departments, manage collection development for these departments, and evaluate and maintain related sections of the library web site.
Participate in library committee work and special projects as assigned

Must Haves

Master's of Library and/or Information Science
1 year of library public services experience

Nice to Haves

2 years of library public service experience

Work Schedule

30 hours per week

Benefits Eligible: No

Pay Rate

$25 per hour

Physical Requirements

The job works primarily at a desk or is otherwise involved in activities requiring little lifting, climbing or working in tiring positions

Climbing (stairs), standing, sitting, walking, reaching, repetitive hand movements (e.g., typing), hearing, seeing, talking

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