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Reference Associate

Reference Associate

Posting Number 
2017-3955
Location : Location 
US-NY-New York
Posted Date 
11/27/2017
Compensation Grade 
Band 52
Union 
N/A
School/Division 
Division of Libraries (LB1082)
Department 
SocHum Reference Services
FT/PT 
Full-Time

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Position Summary

Provide a variety of reference and research services to library patrons; provide bibliographic instruction; conduct library tours; conduct term paper clinics for students; assist with content development for departmental web site; participate in various special projects and initiatives.

Qualifications

Required Education:
Bachelor's degree in humanities or social sciences

Preferred Education:
Master's degree

Required Experience:
2 years' experience in academic libraries, or other equivalent experience

Preferred Experience:
Familiarity with research methods in the humanities and social sciences; knowledge of web design programs, and web 2.0.

Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Excellent interpersonal, research, and oral and written communication skills. Ability to interact with a diverse population of students, faculty, staff, and patrons. Knowledge of online research resources and databases. Familiarity with standard office software and HTML.

Additional Information

EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

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