Reference and Instruction Librarian – New England Institute of Art

Duties/Description: Provide reference, research, and library instructional services to the collge community. Develop, market, and promote program for instructional services. Prepare instructional tools, tutorials, guides, and promotional material in print and online formats. Coordinate collection development for reference and for assigned subject areas, especially for graphic design, fine arts, audio, and interactive media design. Serve as liaison to faculty and participate on college-wide committees. Responsible for development of library website. Maintains reference and instruction statistics; prepares reports analyzing the provision of reference services, and assists with strategic planning and reference and online materials budgeting.

Schedule: weekdays 9:30 to 6, Saturday rotation.

Qualifications: MLS from ALA-acredited institution. Background in creative arts or communication desirable. Some library experience in reference, instruction and teaching, or user services needed. Knowlege of integrated library systems (Athena and Voyager), online databases, current technologies. Familiarity with HTML. CSS, and web-based authoring languages helpful. Excellent oral and written communication skills needed. Familiarity with principles and practices of collection development and with general library services.

Salary: Low to mid 40s depending upon qualifications

Open until filled

Send cover letter, resume, and 3 references to
Dr. Mary Ann Tricarico
Library Director
10 Brookline Place West
Brookline, MA 02445-7295