Lamson Library, Plymouth State University. This temporary, part-time, non-benefited, hourly position will run from August 17, 2020 through December 11, 2020, and January 19, 2021 â May 7, 2021, for 32 hours per week. The primary duties of this position are information literacy instruction, reference and repository management. Instruction duties include session scheduling and design in collaboration with course instructors, virtual or in-person sessions, and follow-up support for students. Reference duties may include in-person, virtual, chat and/or email reference interactions. Repository management duties include uploading materials to our Digital Commons-based repository and managing author permissions. While preference will be given to candidates with experience in these areas, training will be provided in these areas as needed. Other duties may include liaison work with academic programs and some short-term projects.
â MLS from an ALA accredited program; â excellent customer service and interpersonal communication skills; â excellent written communication skills; â experience with electronic information sources; â strong organizational skills.
Internal Number: ASP0351FY20
About Plymouth State University (PSU)
Plymouth State University offers high-quality baccalaureate, graduate and doctoral degree programs. Through research and innovative community partnerships, the University contributes to the economic, social, cultural, and environmental development of the North Country and Lakes Region of New Hampshire and beyond. Plymouth State University (PSU) is transforming the campus to create a first-of-its-kind university holistically organized around integrated clusters. Our goal is to provide a dynamic interdisciplinary and innovative learning environment. Students, faculty, staff, and community will connect to solve real-world challenges that will benefit people and organizations at all levels. We are a residential and comprehensive university with a warm and engaged learning community focused on teaching excellence and regional engagement. The University is located in the heart of the Lakes Region and White Mountains of New Hampshire and serves approximately 4,300 undergraduate and more than 2,000 graduate students. Our Integrated Cluster Learning Model amplifies the educational experience and strengthens the institution’s legacy of interdisciplinary study and applied experiential learnin...g. PSU students will work in teams with faculty and partners within 7 Integrated Clusters of degree programs: Exploration and Discovery; Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Arts and Technologies; Health and Human Enrichment; Justice and Security; Education, Democracy and Social Change; and Tourism, Environment and Sustainable Development. Now is an exciting time to join Plymouth State and help shape our new kind of university and ultimately tomorrow’s leaders. Surrounded by lakes and mountains, PSU’s 170-acre campus provides students with an outstanding natural laboratory for learning and an ideal setting for outdoor recreation. PSU has consistently earned national recognition for its commitment to community service, environmental sustainability, academic excellence, and employee wellness.