Research Services Librarian – Sarah Lawrence College – Bronxville, NY

Job Description

The Sarah Lawrence College Library seeks a Research Services Librarian who has a strong commitment to public service and is a highly motivated research support and education professional who enjoys providing both personalized and group library instruction to undergraduate and graduate students in a small academic library.
Duties include:
Offer library instruction sessions and provide research assistance to undergraduate and graduate students.
Perform collection development and maintenance duties including purchasing, collection analysis, and weeding.
Collaborate on research guides and social media presence.
Manage the Personal Librarian Program.
Participate in rotation at the Information desk.


A bachelor’s and mastera��s degree (or higher).
Ability to work independently, prioritize, and exercise initiative and judgment.
Strong interpersonal skills, mature, and the ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing.
Commitment to public service.
Must be detailed-oriented, congenial, patient, and reliable.

Preferred Qualifications

Three years of experience working in an academic library setting.
MLIS/MLS preferred.


Low $50,000a��s, commensurate with qualifications and experience. Excellent benefits package.

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About John Pell

John Pell is an assistant professor and librarian at Hunter College in New York City.

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