Position Summary: The Division of Libraries at New York University (NYU) seeks a Health Sciences Reference Associate to provide a variety of multidisciplinary reference and research services to library patrons in person and remotely. The Health Sciences Reference Associate will conduct library tours, information literacy classes, and term paper clinics for students; assist library patrons with complex research, reference, and collections inquiries and research strategies, primarily in the health sciences and sciences; coordinate activities related to the Bobst Library Research Commons; participate in Division of Libraries committees and working groups; supervise one or more student assistants; assist with content development for online research guides; participate in various special projects and initiatives. Evening and weekend work may be required.
Qualifications/Required Education: Bachelor’s degree in health science, science, or related field.
Preferred Education: Advanced degree in a health science, science, or related discipline.
Required Experience: Experience in reference, bibliographic instruction or teaching, or equivalent combination.
Preferred Experience: 2 year’s experience in a library setting, especially an academic public services unit. Familiarity with health science or science research methods.
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