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Thursday, June 27, 2013

F/T - Librarian, DeVry Univ. (NJ)

Librarian, DeVry – NJ

DeVry University seeks a Librarian to provide library, reference, and support service to students and faculty through bibliographic instruction, collection development, and supervision of student employees. This position is located in Cherry Hill, NJ


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

◦Provides face-to-face, e-mail, and on-line reference service for students, faculty and staff.

◦Provides bibliographic instruction.

◦Assists with the operation of the library’s automated circulation system and circulation desk operations.

◦Trains and supervises student and temporary workers in circulation desk operations.

◦Makes recommendations for collection development.

◦Assists with public relations, prepares posters, exhibits and handouts.

◦Oversees inter-library loan activity.

◦Conducts library statistical reporting.

◦Organizes cataloguing per OCLC (Ohio College Library Center) standards.

◦Prepares processing, recording, and claiming of serial subscriptions. Oversees the weeding and disposal of outdated issues.

◦Completes other projects and duties as assigned.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Below are the minimum requirements of the education, experience, knowledge, and skills required to competently perform in this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

◦Master of Library Services (MLS) or other equivalent degree from an ALA-accredited institution (MLS candidates with completed relevant coursework will also be considered).

◦At least two to three years relevant work experience as a Reference Librarian, preferably in an Academic Setting.

◦Experience in the use of online databases, the internet, and traditional print resources required.