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     Librarian 1 or 2, Information Services Department, University of
Connecticut Health Center Library, Farmington, Connecticut.

     The UCHC Library is seeking an energetic, technologically
proficient entry level or experienced reference librarian for a position
on their Information Services staff.   The department consists of  4
professional librarians and two parttime staff who work to  meet the
research, patient care and education information needs of the UCHC
community.    IS staff are very active in information resource
training of faculty, staff and students.

     Responsibilities include the cooperative coordination
of all aspects of the Library's electronic reference services; serving
as webmaster coordinating all staff contributions to the Library's
website;  developing and teaching information resource-related
classes; performing computer searching on the biomedical databases;
assisting users with Library materials and information resources; and
other duties as assigned.

     Applicant qualifications include an MLS from an
ALA-accredited school of library science;  considerable interper-
sonal, oral and written communication skills; experience with
online databases; a high level of computer literacy and experience
with microcomputer software and hardware, especially word-
processing, presentation and spreadsheet software; understanding
of the use of Internet applications and tools; and the ability to
develop and implement projects.  Preferred experience includes
teaching , Problem Based Learning,  HTML and UNIX experience.

     The position carries the rank of Librarian 1 or 2 depending
on qualifications.  It is a 40 hour work week with a minimum salary of
$41,981 (1) and $44,753 (2)  and excellent benefits.

     Review of applications will begin on November 17 and the position
will be filled as soon as possible thereafter.

     The University of Connecticut Health Center Library has a
staff of 36, 17.5 of them  professional librarians.    Library staff
operate in a highly technical environment  including a  NOTIS online
system,  a variety of OVID databases, and several standalone
electronic workstations including Science Citation Index and the
Health Reference Center.    The Library serves as the Regional
Medical Library for New England in the National Network of Libraries
of Medicine supported by the National Library of Medicine.

     Interested applicants should send their resume and 3
references to Laurel Barrows, UCHC Dept. of Human Resources, Mail Box
4035, Farmington, CT 06032.  Please reference Search Number  98-244.
The University of Connecticut Health Center is an Affirmative
Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.


Hongjie Wang
Head, Information Services Department
Lyman Maynard Stowe Library
University of Connecticut Health Center
Farmington, Connecticut 06034-4033
Telephone:(203)679-4053
E-mail: [log in to unmask]
Fax: (203) 679-1068