Reference Librarian (part time) — Ewing, NJ

Details or description

The R. Barbara Gitenstein Library at The College of New Jersey invites applications for a part-time (20 hours/week) position as a Reference Librarian.

The successful candidate will provide general reference service to students, faculty, staff, and the general public. Other professional duties as assigned. Scheduled hours are somewhat flexible, depending on the successful candidate’s availability, and may include some evening and/or weekend hours. Most work to be performed onsite M-F.



ALA-accredited Master’s degree, facility with electronic and traditional information resources, and excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills. Initiative, flexibility, and a strong service orientation.


Experience providing general reference in a library. Experience with face to face and virtual reference modalities. Reference experience in an academic setting. Experience working with undergraduate students.

Application and appointment:

This position is available immediately. Work periods correspond to the fall and spring semesters (Tuesday, August 30, 2022–Tuesday, December 20, 2022 and Monday, January 23, 2023–Tuesday, May 16, 2023). Full job posting and application procedures are available on the TCNJ Careers website. To ensure full consideration, application materials must be received by Monday, August 15, 2022.

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To enrich education through diversity, The College of New Jersey is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College has a strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff, and strongly encourages women and members of underrepresented groups to apply.
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Erin Ackerman
Interim Assistant Director for Public Services