Staff by Department
Search GPLS

JOB SEEKERS! Follow Georgia Public Library Service on Facebook to keep up with news and trends in public libraries.


This is a list of job announcements for any type of library within Georgia and the Southeast.

Go back to the Job List

Reference & Instruction Librarian

Posted by: Ann Williams

Posted date: 2018-Feb-15

Location: Middle Georgia State University Library

RESPONSIBILITIES: Provide general reference services by helping patrons with their informational and research needs at the reference desk, during individual appointments and online

Design and conduct instructional sessions as part of the librarys information literacy program

Participate in create of online reference guides (LibGuides)

Participate in campus outreach activities to promote library resources and services

Assist in collection development efforts, including print, audiovisual, and online resources

Serve as liaison with assigned academic departments and participate in promoting library resources and services

Stay current with evolving information technologies and how they could be employed to advance the librarys mission

Work weekends on a rotational basis
Job Title Reference & Instruction Librarian
Start Date
Library/Institution Name Middle Georgia State University Library
Salary Pay grade 19
Certification Required? No
City Cochran
State GA
Job Type Job Type -> Full-time
Type of Library Job Classification -> Academic
Qualifications MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: MLS or MLIS from an ALA-accredited institution (will also consider candidates who will receive MLS or MLIS Degree by August 1, 2018); Knowledge of print and electronic research resources used in academic libraries (preferably GALLILEO); Familiarity with Framework for information Literacy; Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a collegial environment; Ability to manage and prioritize projects; Understanding of trends and technologies in academic libraries; Excellent oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Previous experience in an academic library preferred.
Application Instructions TO APPLY: Application materials should be emailed as a Microsoft Word or Adobe.pdf attachment to: with the subject line Reference Librarian Cochran. Application materials are to include a resume, an MGA Staff application; a letter of interest which includes salary requirements; and three professional references. Paper application materials will not be accepted.
Web Link
Special Notes APPLICATION DEADLINE: The position will remain posted until filled. For best consideration, please submit your application materials by Wednesday, February 28, 2018.

National Library Job Sites

LibGig | Lyrasis