Responsibilities: provide specialized reference service to the campus
and local community through in-person, telephone, online, and virtual
chat means; provide individualized research consultation; participate in
collection development for print and electronic materials; work
collaboratively with colleagues and faculty to develop, promote, and
provide library instruction and information literacy.
A full job description is at
Minimum qualifications: MLS/MLIS/MIS degree from an ALA accredited
program at time of appointment; working knowledge of basic Microsoft
Office applications; experience with electronic information services and
library systems and their applications for reference and instruction;
experience with and strong commitment to reference service and library
instruction; effective oral and written communication skills; ability to
work some evenings and/or weekends.
Preferred qualifications: Additional advanced degrees; experience with
Web page design and development; experience with federal government
publications; experience with legal reference.
Salary to $42,500 plus excellent benefits.
Send letter of application, resume, transcripts of graduate degree(s)
(unofficial copies acceptable) and the names and contact information for
three references (at least one which is a current or former supervisor)
to: Dr. Arthur W. Hafner, Dean of University Libraries, Ball State
University, Muncie, IN 47306 or to
will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Ball State University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action
employer and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its
Diane Calvin voice 765-285-3327
Head of Information Services fax 765-285-2644
University Libraries email firstname.lastname@example.org
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