The Education & Research Services Librarian works collaboratively with a team of librarians to provide instruction, reference and research services and serves as a liaison to colleges or departments.
Responsibilities 1.Works collaboratively with faculty from within and outside the library to plan and deliver instruction in classroom and online learning environments. 2.Creates online tutorials focused on library resources and information literacy skills. 3.Collaborates on the application of relevant adult learning, education, assessment, and educational technology standards and best practices. 4.Provides reference services to faculty, staff, students, and the public on the effective use of library services and resources. 5.Provides expert literature search services in support of patient care, clinical quality improvement projects, research projects, and systematic review creation. 6.Develops and maintains research guides for specific disciplines and subjects. 7.Serves as a liaison to academic colleges or departments. 8.Participates in professional activities and professional development. 9.Manages or assists with special projects.
MLS or equivalent from an ALA-accredited institution.
At least one year of experience planning and providing information literacy instruction.
Experience conducting literature searches.
Ability to acquire new technological skills and resolve problems in a resourceful and timely manner.
Demonstrated excellent interpersonal skills; evidence of strong written and oral communication skills.
Strong customer service orientation.
Demonstrated ability to work independently or as part of a team.
Demonstrated ability to initiate, plan, and organize projects.
Commitment to working with diverse groups.
Academic health sciences library experience.
Experience conducting systematic reviews.
Knowledge of instructional design principles.
Experience teaching online courses.
Working knowledge of accessibility standards for ADA compliance for online learning.
Familiarity with educational technology and learning management systems, such as Canvas.
Experience with e-learning software such as Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, or Camtasia Studio.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska.Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges and two institutes, serving about 3,700 students in more than two dozen programs. Our primary care program was recently ranked fourth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our physician assistant program was ranked ninth. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country. ... Major Units: College of Medicine, College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, College of Dentistry, College of Public Health, Graduate College, College of Allied Health Professions, Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases, Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, Munroe-Meyer Institute, Stanley M. Truhlsen Eye Institute.