Reference Librarian - San Juan College in Farmington New Mexico

Unfortunately, this job is expired as of 6/21/2013.

To continue in your search through the appropriate job categories, click either Administrative Staff, Higher Education Executives, Faculty, Post-Doc and Graduate Assistants, . You can also utilize "guess-free" keyword search tools with up to eight pre-defined criteria. Search for and Apply to academic postings directly from the site. Post your background either confidentially or overtly. Stand out and be discovered!

San Juan College

Farmington, New Mexico 87402

United States

Similar Opportunities Exist in the Following Categories

Detailed Job Description

Are you someone with knowledge and awareness of Library Services, with a good understanding of this community? Are you interested in working with an interactive team? If you value attention to detail, accountability and the chance to work in an innovative, collaborative environment . . this could be the right fit for you!

Duties & Responsibilities

Work Site: Main Campus
The Reference Librarian reports directly to the Director of Library Services and is responsible for reference service, circulation and administrative support. The successful candidate will demonstrate an enthusiasm for innovation, and provide enthusiastic and creative reference services including instruction and assistance to library users in traditional and digital settings. The librarian contributes to reference service, collection development, and general participation on the reference team. Responsibilities include: to remain informed and current with regard to professional trends in instructional and reference services; provide and promote reference services to the campus community; explore and develop opportunities to integrate/embed library resources and services into campus curriculum; collaborate with librarians and staff to develop instructional materials, orientations, workshops, and classes; assist in developing, teaching, and evaluating information literacy and library instruction sessions and associated services or material. Evening and weekend shifts are required. Related duties as assigned by the Director.


Masters degree in Library Science and a minimum of one year library related experience required. Experience with instruction and reference services (traditional and electronic) is highly desirable. Computer experience should include HTML, Microsoft Office software, “clicker” technology, emerging technologies (e.g. – tablets & e-book readers), and familiarity with library related social media resources. Candidate must have excellent communications skills and a solid commitment to customer service.

Starting Salary


Keyword Phrases

  • Reference Librarian
  • Innovative, Dynamic Learning College
  • Community College
  • Libraries
  • NM
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: At least 1 years
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: $41,000 - $46,000
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter