Reference, Instruction & Collections Librarian at Chester Fritz Library – Univ. of North Dakota

Join our staff as our new Reference, Instruction & Collections Librarian at Chester Fritz Library – Univ. of North Dakota

If interested, please apply by following UND’s employment application process on the UND Job Openings page:

Category: 3405 Educational Services Professional
Job ID = 4266

The University of North Dakota, a member of the North Dakota University System, is a flagship research university located in the city of Grand Forks, North Dakota – a classic college town of 55,000 people located on the banks of the Red River of the North. UND was founded in 1883 and is the state’s oldest and largest University, with more than 15,000 students (11,724 Undergraduate, 2,914 Graduate, 505 Professional (Law/Medicine) and 225 fields of study. Grand Forks is a northern city where residents enjoy 4 seasons of recreational activities and events. North Dakota has the lowest unemployment rate, excellent education systems from Pre-K through higher education and thriving communities. Winnipeg, MB is 2 hours away and Minneapolis, MN is 5 hours away.

Reference, Instruction & Collections Librarian
Position Summary:
CFL sees a creative, flexible, team oriented and technologically adept individual to assist in developing a user-centered library that supports the teaching and research mission of the University.

This individual will:
Provide direct reference assistance to all campus library users in person and virtually.
Provide basic and advanced information literacy instruction for general courses and assigned departments, in-person and online.
Serve as a liaison to assigned academic departments, assisting with graduate student research and collection development.
Provide support for UND’s new Open Access and Open Educational Resources Initiatives.
Work with the Digital Exhibits Working Group to develop exhibits and displays promoting library programs and related initiatives and events.
Strong communication and public service skills.

Minimum Requirements:
Graduate master’s degree from an American Library Association accredited program.
One year relevant academic or research library experience.
Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook , Integrated Library Systems, information resource databases.
Experience providing reference and research services.
Experience in collection development.
Successful completion of a criminal history background check.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience using general office equipment.
Degree or significant coursework in education or related areas.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the US and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.

Search closes – April 18, 2018

Category: 3405 Educational Services Professional
Job ID = 4266

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UND is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.