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Assistant Librarian-Middletown

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Position Information

Title Assistant Librarian-Middletown
Location Middletown, NY
Department Academic Operations
Position Number 1S8816
Job Description

The Associate Director/Electronic Resources Librarian is responsible for administering the library’s integrated library system as directed by the Director of the Library.

Job Duties

• Administers the integrated library system
• Coordinates and conducts training with staff and student assistants on new and updated Innovated Interfaces modules including serials, cataloging, circulation, OP AC and Web Access Management
• Works with other Touro libraries to coordinate INNOP AC (Innovative Interfaces Online Public Access Catalog) efforts.
• Responsible for all electronic operations functions including registering and activating new electronic titles, overseeing compliance of license agreements, monitoring changes and renewals in the online catalog, and Serhold plus catalog items as required
• Communicates successfully with vendors and publishers
• Assists with the selection of new resources and ongoing review of current
• electronic resources
• Maintains accessibility and web maintenance of electronic resources
• Provides reference services using print and electronic resources
• Responsible to the Director of the Library
• Participates in medical student and physician assistant admission interviews
• Serves on committees, as assigned
• Participates in teaching biomedical literature searching
• Participate sin faculty functions where faculty attendance is expected such as White Coat Ceremony and new student orientation

Required Qualifications

MLS/MLIS/MIS degree from an ALA -accredited library and information science program
• Knowledge of library procedures and biomedical electronic resources
• Knowledge of selection, acquisitions, and evaluation of electronic resources
• Knowledge of OCLC and Innovative Interfaces

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands

• Extensive Use of Computers
• Extensive time sitting
• Ability to lift 5 lbs.

Special Conditions for Eligibility
EEO Statement

Touro College and University System is committed to providing all persons equal opportunity in education and employment, and to ensuring a safe and non-discriminatory educational and work environment in compliance with Title IX of the Higher Education Amendments of 1972 (“Title IX”), Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Violence Against Women Act (“VAWA”), the New York State Education Law, and other applicable laws. It is the policy of the College to prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment and in the administration of College programs, services, activities, and admissions on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

FLSA Non-Exempt
Salary Detail

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S00461P
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Special Instructions to Applicant

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter