JOB: Electronic Resources Librarian, Samuel Merritt University, Oakland

Originally founded in 1909, Samuel Merritt University (SMU) is a fully accredited health sciences institution located in Oakland, CA. The University offers degrees in nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, physician assistant, and podiatric medicine. The Library collaborates with campus partners to enhance and promote teaching, learning, and research at SMU. We empower the campus community with quality information resources, instructional services, and academic technology. We provide outstanding service and leadership in support of the University’s mission, vision, and values.

The position reports to the Library Director. Responsible for planning, implementing, including upgrades, configuration, maintenance, integration and trouble shooting key electronic resources. Lead support of ongoing access to electronic information resources for all stakeholders. Prepares for and instructs, through traditional classroom, distance education modes, and standalone sessions. Develops and updates library instructional and/or promotional materials using a variety of technologies. Provide research guidance to students and faculty both individually and in groups, including one weekly evening shift.

Education required:
MLS from an ALA accredited program.

3 years of academic library experience, preferably in health sciences.

Flexibility and open to change. Commitment to outstanding public service, flexibility, initiative, creativity and enthusiasm for teaching and learning. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; ability to work in a highly collaborative, team-based environment.

For more information and to apply, visit the Human Resources staff employment board.

Closing date: June 30, 2015