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From:  Erin Bauer  --UNMCVM(EBAUER)

McGoogan Library of Medicine. University of Nebraska
Medical Center.
Applicants are invited to apply for the position of
Reference/Education
Librarian. Major responsibilities include providing
general reference
services, performing online mediated searching,
providing instruction in
the use of the library and its resources, and
participating in the
development of the Reference collection.

Reporting to the Head of Reference, works with other
reference staff to
provide reference assistance, instructs users in the use
of electronic
resources, formulates and processes online search
requests, provides
consumer health services to residents of Nebraska, and
participates in
library outreach programs. Some evening hours may
be required. Working
in cooperation with the Head of Education, participates
in the library's
instructional programs. Actively participates in the
development and
design of classes. Participates in outreach educational
activities on
the UNMC campus and sites across the state. Some
travel may be required.

Minimum requirements include an ALA-accredited
MLS; one year of library
experience, preferably in a health sciences library;
demonstrated
teaching experience; experience with Internet; and
excellent speaking
and writing skills. A strong committment to excellence
in service, team
orientation, and enthusiasm are also required. This is a
faculty
appointment with appropriate rank and privileges, and
offers a strong
benefits package, including 24 vacation days, 12
holidays, and generous
sick-leave. Medical, dental and other insurance
packages are available
as well as versatile retirement options. Minimum
salary, $23,000. UNMC
is Omaha's 5th largest employer, with over 5,000
employees. The McGoogan
Library of Medicine employs 50.35 FTE staff. The
Library uses the LIS
integrated library system and is migrating to Innovative
Interfaces,
Inc. A networked system of SilverPlatter databases is
also used.
Deadline for application is April 30, 1997.  Send letter of
application,
resume, and the addresses and phone numbers of 3
references to Linda
Kucirek, Administrator, McGoogan Library of Medicine,
University of
Nebraska Medical Center, 600 S. 42nd. St., Omaha, NE
68198-6705.  Women
and minorities are encouraged to apply. EOE/AA