Librarian – Sanford Health (ND)

Librarian – HR Lead – Library in Fargo, North Dakota
Job Title: Librarian | HR Lead – Library | Fargo
City: Fargo
State: ND
Department : HR LEAD – Library – Fargo
Job Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Varies
Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

The Librarian provides reference, instruction, and support services to Sanford employees. Assists the Library Director with planning and implementation of policies and procedures as well as the daily operation of library services. Assists in the acquisition of materials and resources by making sound recommendations and coordinating efforts between the Library Director and user groups. Participates in interlibrary loan to include processing and delivery of various resources and resource sharing activities with employees across the enterprise and other library organizations. Completes reference and literature searches upon request and in a timely manner with a high level of health science expertise. Assists users in retrieving resources and other information items by utilizing automated systems and aggregate databases.

Provides administrative support for the resource library function. Uses all basic features and facilities of the product, system or technology. Researches and verifies customer needs and expectations. Delivers written and oral communication, responds to questions and concerns, and produce specific outcomes and impact. Shares information, knowledge, and experiences openly and proactively. Makes sound recommendations when faced with complex and contradictory alternatives. Creates action plans that ensure the accomplishment of responsibilities. Provides medical library services, such as reference and research help, for library’s users.


American Library Association (ALA)-accredited Master of Library Science (MLS) degree or equivalent information science degree within two to three years of start date required.

Two to three years of library experience preferred. General office skills such as filing, typing, answering telephone are required. Ability to use desktop computer and business software application. Requires the ability to search online databases.

About Sanford Health:
At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.

Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.

We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.

We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.

We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.

We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application,

please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to .

City: Fargo
State: ND
Job Function: Human Resources
Job Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Varies
Req Number: WD02372

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