Pima Community College Library seeks an enthusiastic and student focused librarian for a provisional position for the 2019-2020 Academic Year, with 169 days of accountability between August 15, 2019 and May 21, 2020. The position, Educational Support Faculty- Librarian, includes responsibilities for teaching information literacy, providing reference service, engaging in collection development and supporting student success.
Duties and Responsibilities
Information Literacy and Reference Duties
Design and provide contextualized information literacy instruction that supports self-directed, self-sufficient learning in a variety of settings and in a variety of instructional modalities
Assist students, faculty, staff and administrators in accessing reliable, accurate information, providing reference consultations, demonstrations and workshops.
Produce research guides, tutorials, class materials and other resources to promote and support the use of library materials and services
Engage in outreach to instructional faculty
Collection Development Duties
Develop, assess and maintain the library collection as a resource for students, staff, faculty and administrators implementing the Library’s Collection Development Guidelines.
Participate in collection analysis for electronic resources
The ideal candidate will have knowledge, skills, and abilities related to:
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to work collaboratively with a variety of stakeholders
Experience in the development and delivery of effective instruction
Ability to work with diverse communities
Appreciation for the Pima Community College mission
Minimum qualifications requirements for faculty positions are governed by our faculty qualification standards. This position is in an Academic discipline and requires the following to obtain Pima Community College teaching certification:
Master’s degree from a library and information studies program accredited by the American Library Association.
Acceptable fields include:
Fields of study (disciplines/subfields) are: library and information studies; other closely related field.
Student learning assessment experience