Mississippi Valley State University

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December 18, 2013

Reference Instructional Librarian





J.H. White Library 




Reference Instructional Librarian





Full Time



Commensurate with experience and qualifications


Position Available:



Job Description:


Responsible for providing assistance and direction to students and faculty in accessing the library’s collections; provide instruction for the User Access Education Program; serve as outreach librarian to the Greenville Center; maintain an up-to-date well balanced Reference and General Collection; coordinate and plan classes for library instruction for the main campus as well as the Greenville Center; evening and weekend tour required with travel to the Greenville centers; supervises one full-time and one part-time reference assistant  


Qualifications Required :

ALA-accredited Master of Library Science (MLS) degree; experience in reference services; demonstrated ability to establish goals and set reasonable periods for accomplishing tasks, ability to effectively meet deadlines; excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills; knowledge of database portals, and information literacy issues; experience working within an academic setting; earned subject master’s degree in addition to MLS application


Application Deadline:

Open Until Filled


Application Procedure:

Please send application, resume, official transcript and three letters of professional recommendation to:

Mississippi Valley State University

Department of Human Resources

14000 Highway 82 West 7260

Itta Bena, MS 38941



Mississippi Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer