Distance Learning Librarian - Saint Leo University in Saint Leo Florida

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Saint Leo University

Saint Leo, Florida

United States


Detailed Job Description


Cannon Library

  • Provide library support (from University campus) for students in the Distance Learning program.

Basic Function:

  • Perform Statewide Ask-a-Librarian hour for the library.

  • Co-edit the library blog directed toward online students detailing online resources.

  • Create and record mini-tutorials for DL content courses.

  • Provide library instruction and reference follow-up with DL students as required.

  • Prepare LibGuides for DL courses as required.

  • Coordinate with DL program concerning library support.

  • Staff reference desk with weekly scheduled hours.

  • Coordinate the building and maintenance of a LibAnswers knowledge database.

Required Education/Experience/Skills:

  • Proven knowledge of a wide range of print, electronic and Internet-based reference tools and databases.
  • Experience in bibliographic instruction (academic and online instruction).
  • Evidence of awareness of current trends in librarianship and information technology.
  • Educational background in the liberal arts and sciences or business.
  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a complex, team-based environment and with a diverse user group.
  • Knowledge of and interest in creative use of technology in library instruction, specifically online instruction.
  • Strong service orientation.
  • Demonstrated teaching ability.
  • Proven ability to maintain currency with library-related applications.
  • Flexibility-some weekend hours are required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • ALA-accredited MLS required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2 years post-MLS experience in academic library public service preferred.

Keyword Phrases

  • Cannon Library
  • Distance Learning Librarian
  • innovative Catholic university
  • higher education to the military
  • leader in online higher education
  • Libraries
  • Distance Education Programs
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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