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Acquisitions and Reference Librarian - Ashland University - OH

JOB SUMMARY
Ashland University. Ashland OH is looking for an Acquisitions and Reference Librarian. Ashland University, guided by our Christian heritage, is a comprehensive, private university that provides a transformative learning experience, shaping graduates who work, serve and lead with integrity in their local, national and global communities.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
The Acquisitions Librarian is responsible for

  • Acquires all library materials for the Library and Instructional Resource Center
  • Works collaboratively with the Director of the Library, other professional librarians and library support staff
  • Leads the acquisition of monographs (including firm order e-books) and tangible materials for the collection, while ensuring that resources are acquired in a timely, fiscally responsible, and effective manner that complies with University legal and financial policies and requirements
  • Provides reference assistance to library clients on a regular basis and teaches research
  • Teaches information literacy skills to students on Main campus and online
  • Serves as library liaison for multiple academic departments

EDUCATIONAL / EXPERITENIAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master's degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited institution.
  • Preferred experience with managing the Innovative Interfaces Sierra acquisitions function.

JOB APPLICAITON INSTRUCTIONS
Please email a letter of application, resume or CV and names/contact information of three professional references to Scott Savage, Library Director: ssavage2@ashland.edu