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Tuesday, September 15, 2015

F/T - Ed Svcs Librarian, Temple U (PA)

Education Services Librarian, Temple University – PA

Temple University in Philadelphia, PA seeks an Education Services Librarian to serve on the Health Sciences Center campus.

Reporting to the Head of Research, Education and Outreach Services, the Education Services Librarian will coordinate the library’s instructional services, including virtual and in-person training programs for faculty, staff and students at the Health Sciences Center. Working with relevant stakeholders, the Education Services Librarian will assess educational needs then manage the design, development and delivery of information literacy skills training programs to be held in the classroom, the hospital, faculty office, or computer center in the library. The Health Sciences Libraries serve the information needs of the School of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Podiatry, nine departments in the College of Public Health and Temple University Hospital. The Education Services Librarians serves as one of a team of research and education librarian staff, with liaison and reference service responsibilities. Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Education and Experience:

ALA-accredited Master’s degree in library/information science. Demonstrated teaching experience in a health sciences library or higher education (university or college) library setting. Experience developing course content. Demonstrated experience with electronic information resources, including searching proficiency with web-based information search systems. Experience with MS Office and desktop publishing software. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

Required Skills and Abilities:

*Excellent verbal communication and teaching skills.
*Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills, along with the ability to effectively interact with a diverse population of students, faculty and staff.


*Experience in an academic health sciences library environment and/or teaching hospital library.
*Experience with PubMed, Web of Science, CINAHL or other biomedical information search systems.
*Experience collaborating with faculty in developing education programs.
*Experience with course management software.
*Experience with screen capturing/tutorial creation software, such as Camtasia or Adobe Captivate.
*Instructional design skills and experience with the application of new technology to deliver instructional services.

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