The Zell B. Miller Learning Center (MLC), University of Georgia Libraries, seeks a Learning Commons (LC) research and instruction librarian who will be responsible for assisting students, faculty, and staff in making effective use of library resources through virtual and in-person reference assistance, class instruction sessions, and one-on-one consultations. The LC research and instruction librarian provides research assistance in all subjects with a special focus on cultivating and maintaining strong relationships with faculty and students in assigned outreach departments within the College of Public Health. The LC research and instruction librarian also teaches EndNote and develops research guides for faculty members who wish to incorporate library resources into their curriculum. The LC research and instruction librarian reports to the head of the Research and Instruction Department. The LC Research and Instruction Department covers 3 in-person service points: in the MLC, the Main Library, and the Science Library. This position is based in the MLC, a learning commons incorporating reference and technology services, 26 general classrooms, 500 individual workstations, and a digital media lab. The department provides remote assistance through chat, email, text, and telephone reference. One evening reference shift per week and 2–4 Sunday shifts per semester are required. The LC research and instruction librarian will also provide reference service at the Science Library to foster regular exchange of ideas within the department.
Salary: $47,476, minimum. To view a full description of the position and application instructions, please go to http://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/2516. The University of Georgia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status. (060)