Public Services Librarian - Health Sciences Library - Quinnipiac University in Hamden Connecticut

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Quinnipiac University

Hamden, Connecticut 06518-1908

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The Public Services Librarian supports and collaborates with Health Sciences faculty to integrate electronic information resources into the curriculum. This position will provide innovative library instruction and information literacy programs, including faculty outreach and developing collaborative teaching and learning opportunities inside and outside of the classroom.  The successful candidate will also serve as a liaison to assigned academic departments and provide consultation, technical assistance and creative expertise to tailor instructional resources to faculty and student needs.


Serve as a library liaison to assigned academic departments to support their curricular and education needs.

Routinely interact and communicate with students and faculty to assess information needs in support of curriculum and research.

Provide reference assistance to library users.

Teach library and information skills programs and assist in design and development of instruction.

Serve on library and university committees.

Participate in scholarly activities and professional development.

Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants

A Master’s degree (MLS) from an ALA-accredited program is required.

Minimum 1-2 years of relevant work experience required.

Education and/or work experience in health sciences fields is a plus.


Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills. 





Applications must be submitted electronically and should include a resume and a thoughtful cover letter describing your interest in the position, and explaining how your background and experience qualify you for this position.


Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the university community and we welcome candidates who would enhance that diversity. 


Job Code 2013-1243

Keyword Phrases

  • beautiful campus
  • diversity
  • sensitivity to students and spirit of community
  • Libraries
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter