Education Librarian – The College of New Jersey (TCNJ), Ewing Township, NJ

R. Barbara Gitenstein Library ( at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Education Librarian (

Summary of Responsibilities

Provides library services to TCNJ students, faculty, and staff, particularly in the School of Education ( Services include information literacy instruction, subject-specialized and general reference, and collection development and management of education-related library resources. Engages in scholarly and service activities expected of tenure-track librarians. Participates in a library and campus community that is working not just to promote but more fully realize diversity, equity, inclusion (DEI) and racial justice. Reports to the Dean of the Library. Some evening and weekend duties required.


Required: ALA-accredited master’s degree received by the time employment begins and a broad knowledge of education and curriculum resources. Educational background and/or experience in a discipline relevant to education. Relevant experience may include but is not limited to academic libraries, teaching or research positions, etc. Demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively. Excellent communication, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills. Demonstrated excellence in communicating across a diverse range of constituencies; initiative, flexibility, and a strong service orientation.

Preferred: Significant experience using education and curriculum resources. Collection development, reference and instruction experience in an academic library setting. Knowledge of current and emerging instructional technologies. Work experience in pre-K-12 settings. Experience working with graduate or continuing professional students. Additional graduate degree in an appropriate discipline. Record of scholarship and service.

Appointment and Application Information

More detailed information about the position and the online application process is available on the TCNJ Careers website ( Review of application materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, all materials must be received by March 15th, 2022.

To enrich education through diversity, The College of New Jersey is an Equal Opportunity Employer. TCNJ has a strong commitment to inclusive excellence and is working to promote diversity, equity, inclusion, and racial justice among our faculty, staff, and students. We strongly encourage a host of diverse, intersectional populations and cultures to apply, including, but not limited to, identities based on race, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, disability, national origin, and veteran status.