The Newman Library of Baruch College seeks a full-time Lecturer to provide research services and information literacy instruction.
-Teach credit courses in the Library’s instruction program, which includes an undergraduate Minor in Information Studies.
-Provide reference service in-person and online on a daily basis.
-Conduct one-on-one research consultations with students and faculty.
-Develop research guides and tutorials.
-Keep current with changes in information resources and new resources.
-Work with faculty in other academic departments to develop and deliver instruction sessions tailored to their class assignments.
-Assist users with software and data services in support of research and instruction.
-Serve as a liaison to at least one academic department to provide information outreach to faculty and inform planning in the library.
Master’s in Library Science (MLS), Master’s in Library Information Studies (MLIS), or closely related discipline from an ALA-accredited institution is strongly preferred. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated ability to make presentations before groups. Experience with reference service and information literacy instruction are preferred.