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Reference and Educational Services Librarian Position

The Long Island Jewish Medical Center Health Sciences Library is seeking
a creative and flexible librarian to join our team and provide reference
and educational services.  Responsibilities include provision of
reference services communicating with users through traditional and
various web based technologies, expert literature searching, instruction
in the use of library resources, development of training materials
including web-based tutorials, planning and assessment of library
services, evaluation of potential resources to foster evidence based
health care, and collection development.  Long Island Jewish Medical
Center is a large tertiary hospital campus including adult, pediatric
and psychiatric hospitals, over 500 House Staff positions, and many
student programs.   The library is an integral part of the North
Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System and provides support for the
System's Feinstein Institute for Medical Research.  There will be
opportunities to assist in planning for educational services at the
Hofstra University School of Medicine in partnership with North
Shore-LIJ Health, a new medical school currently seeking accreditation.

Required Qualifications:
A Master's Degree in Library or Information Science from an ALA
accredited institution.  A minimum of two years of library experience,
preferably in a hospital or medical school setting, excellent oral and
written communication skills, a strong service orientation,
demonstrated knowledge of medical reference resources, and experience in
teaching library information literacy skills.  Membership (or
eligibility) in the Medical Library Association's Academy of Health
Information Professionals, preferred.

This position reports to the Director of Health Sciences Libraries.
Salary is commensurate with education and experience.  Excellent
benefits are available. Health System policy does not allow posting of
salaries.  Additional information may be obtained by contacting the
Director of Health Sciences Libraries.  Applications must be received
online at the Health System's employment web site:  NSLIJCareers.com.
For quick access type LIJ0003IJ in the JOBNUMBER box.

Debra Rand
Director of Health Sciences Libraries
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Hofstra University School of Medicine in partnership with North
Shore-LIJ Health 
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
718-470-7071
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