Adjunct Librarian – Siena College, Standish Library, Loudonville, NY

Company Description

Located in Loudonville, New York – just 10 minutes from the state capital of Albany – Siena empowers more than 3,400 students each year through a transformative journey we call the Education for a Lifetime. All members of the Siena College community work together to advance the College’s mission to graduate leader’s intent on making the world more just, peaceful, and humane. That spirit reverberates across our 174-acre campus ranked among the 50 most beautiful college campuses in the country by Condé Nast.

Job Description

The J. Spencer and Patricia Standish Library of Siena College is seeking an adjunct librarian to fulfill up to 18 hours per week, primarily evenings and weekends, during the fall and spring semesters. Primary responsibilities include in-person and online reference services, while additional duties may include developing reference and instructional materials, weeding and collection development, and general library support.

Job Requirements

● Must possess an ALA-accredited master’s degree
● Working knowledge of reference practices and skillsets
● Experience searching library databases and familiarity with traditional
reference sources
● Must have a thorough understanding of library technologies and services
● Reference experience (may include internship work) preferred

Additional Information

Siena College is committed to attracting, supporting, and retaining a diverse faculty. We actively encourage applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, veterans, and others from under-represented groups who may make a positive contribution to the diversification of ideas and perspectives.

Siena College is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

COVID-19 vaccination is required for employees pursuant to the COVID-19 policy. A background screening is required.

Application Instructions
Please submit cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references. The position will be available in Spring 2023 and review will begin upon receipt of applications.

Apply via this web-site.