The William E. Laupus Health Sciences Library (Laupus Library), East Carolina University (ECU), is seeking candidates for an information and research services liaison librarian position. Laupus Library serves as the primary information resource center for the university’s instructional, research, and patient care programs in the health sciences. It also serves as the comprehensive information resource center for health care professionals who practice in northeastern North Carolina. In addition, the Laupus Library serves as a secondary resource for nontechnical health care information for health care consumers in the local community. The Laupus Library emphasizes proactive information provision including the acquisition of current and relevant materials, reference services that recognize the existence of diverse levels of client expertise and needs, and the implementation of new technologies for accessing and managing information.
The information and research services liaison librarian provides proactive, library user-centered education, research, and information services using a variety of methods and technologies. This position will serve as a liaison to one or more departments, colleges, or schools within ECU’s Division of Health Sciences (DHS). This position works closely with teaching and research faculty to integrate library instruction and research expertise into the curricula and culture of assigned programs. The position develops and maintains instructional materials for faculty and students in distance education and on-campus programs. The position also provides expert search services in a variety of health subject areas and serves the needs of faculty, staff, and students within all of the colleges and schools in the health sciences. The position serves as a member of the Information and Research Services Team and provides excellent customer service in client settings and in the library. The position includes regular shifts at the library’s service desk, and related tasks assisting library users as needed.
Minimum Education/Experience: American Library Association (ALA)–accredited master’s degree in library or information science or international equivalent.
Salary Information: $50,000.00.
Link for additional information: https://ecu.peopleadmin.com/postings/24629