Part-Time Librarian -- Lone Star College - Kingwood -- Houston, TX

32292 Part-Time Librarian - Lone Star College-Kingwood

Purpose and Scope:
Promotes and supports student learning. Responsible for providing and disseminating information services in support of the college's mission to provide quality educational programs to a diverse student population. Position's role encompasses the general areas of learning facilitation, personal and professional development, and institutional and community service. Reference services may include developing or acquiring instructional materials and providing assistance to the college community in the use of research technology and materials. Position contributes to the educational environment of the college by teaching information literacy and providing support for classroom learning.

Essential Job Functions:

  1. Instructs students, faculty, and other library users in accessing and using print, audio-visual, and electronic information resources
  2. Plans and develops a variety of instructional materials using appropriate technologies that will assist students in meeting their research needs
  3. Promotes the use of general and subject-oriented print and electronic research guides and other instructional materials
  4. Plans, organizes, and delivers research instruction and other programming
  5. Maintains a study atmosphere conducive to student learning
  6. Evaluates, acquires, and provides access to information resources in a variety of formats to support student learning
  7. Maintains professional working relationships with students, colleagues, and other library users
  8. Assists students and faculty by supporting specific programs or course research needs
  9. Provides reference assistance during the day, evenings, and weekends to meet student, faculty, and community research needs
  10. Interprets policies and procedures for library users
  11. Responsible for other reasonable, related duties as assigned

Salary: Hourly Pay Rate is $25.16

Required: Master's degree in Library Science

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years’ library experience in higher education, preferably at a community college
  • Thorough knowledge of library automation systems, including circulation and acquisitions functions

How to Apply:

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