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Reference/Information Services Librarian (Part-Time)
Medical Sciences Library, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY

Purpose:  To assume responsibilities for the reference/information services
activities evenings and weekends at the Medical Sciences Library of New York
Medical College during the academic year.

Responsibilities: 
 Provides assistance to users with library resources and services including
print, non- print       media, electronic databases and the Internet.
 Provides individual and small group instruction for all library resources
and orientations.
 Performs mediated online searches as needed.
 Functions as a member of teams as appropriate.
 Performs other information services functions, including: completing
statistical reports,    surveys, maintaining files and collections,
developing guides, announcements and/or flyers.
 Provides oversight to the Access Services department as needed.
 Provides back-up support to the interlibrary loan unit as needed and
appropriate.
 Provides assistance for all other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
 Masters degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited program.
 Strong interpersonal skills and public service orientation.
 Ability to function as part of a team in a dynamic environment.
 Experience with computers and searching online/electronic databases and
resources, including                    the Internet.
Desired:
 Professional library experience at an academic health sciences library.
 Experience in teaching and training.
 Flexibility in scheduling.

Schedule:  Temporary, part-time (up to 17 hours/week on average) during the
academic year.

Send any questions about this position to Marie Ascher at
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Send all resumes to:

Human Resources Department 
New York Medical College
Administration Building
Valhalla, NY 10595



Marie Tomlinson Ascher                            
Head, Reference & Information Services 
Medical Sciences Library          
New York Medical College        
Valhalla, NY 10595
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914-594-3168