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Reference and Instruction Librarian - Ashland University - OH

JOB SUMMARY
Ashland University, Ashland, OH is looking for a Reference and Instruction 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 Reference and Instruction Librarian

  • Provides reference service to students, faculty and staff, as well as 140+ instructional sessions annually for AU courses. This Librarian:
  • Teaches research and information literacy skills to undergraduate and graduate students on the Main campus and at regional sites;
  • Provides reference service, course-integrated instruction, and collection development;
  • Serves as liaison to several academic departments to develop the collection and raise faculty awareness of Library resources and services.

EDUCATIONAL /EXPERIENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master's degree in Library Science from and ALA-accredited institution.
  • Demonstrated commitment to student-centered teaching and library outreach;
  • Experience with library instruction desirable;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; 
  • Strong public service ethic;
  • Willingness to learn new library and teaching technologies;
  • Flexibility to work evenings and weekends and to travel to regional University sites;
  • The ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.

JOB APPLICATION INSTRUCATIONS
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