Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
Location: Bloomington, Indiana,
Internal Number: 301185
KINSEY INSTITUTE (BL-KINS-IUBLA)
Department Specific Responsibilities
Manages the accessservices functions including internal circulation, local storage maintenance, ALF requests and deliveries, ALF3 pickups and deliveries, scheduling, oversee reading room.
Enforces policies, processes, procedures, and assessments.
Responsible for scheduling large group visits to the Institute's gallery.
On a limited basis, participates in reference services and research consultations to faculty, graduate students, and undergraduate students in person and through e-mail, and advise patrons on research strategies, appropriate resources, and resource usage to address a variety of information needs using the library catalog and some interdisciplinary library databases.
Assists with collections processing and digitization.
Supervises temporary part time employees. Assist with material loans and exhibitions.
Collaborates and works with Director and Associate Director of Library & Special Collections, Metadata Specialist, Archivists, and Curator.
Handles and monitors library materials, including re-shelving, processing new material, restocking, and ensuring that all materials can be located quickly and easily. Evaluates condition of library materials and may perform repair and preservation of library materials, as needed.
Assists faculty, students, and other patrons by answering phones and handling library-related issues, resolving non-routine problems related to library activities.
Monitors library systems. Creates and updates basic records, maintains automated records, reviewing for completeness and accuracy.
Collects and collates data, compiles statistics, uses compiled information to prepare unit reports
May assist with cataloging new items, performing audits of outstanding items, and/or inter-library loan materials processing.
May oversee library department desk and provide training and direction for students employees working the front desk.
2 years library experience
Combinations of related education and experience will be considered.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES
Possess a valid driver's license with the ability to be insured by Indiana University.
Proficient communication skills
Maintains a high degree of professionalism
Demonstrates time management and priority setting skills
Demonstrates a high commitment to quality
Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment
Highly thorough and dependable
Experience with information systems and web-based applications, such as databases, online search and discovery tools, and cataloging/metadata applications
Understanding of common security protocols related to Internet use and protecting the information privacy of library users
Ability to maintain confidentiality and privacy and be comfortable with the subject and representation of human sexuality.
Must be respectful of divers expressions of human sexuality and inclusive language.
Working Conditions / Demands
This role requires the ability to effectively communicate and to operate a computer and other standard office productivity equipment. The position involves sedentary work as well as periods of time moving around an office environment and the campus. Ability to move up to 25 pounds on a regular basis, and occasionally up to 40 pounds. Ability to position and move onself in lower level positions. The person in this role must be able to perform the essential functions with or without an accommodation.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be differences in the working conditions as advertised in our standard job postings (e.g., the ability to travel from one campus to another, etc.). If you are invited for an interview, please discuss your questions or concerns regarding the working conditions at that time.
This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.
If you wish to include a cover letter, you may include it with your resume when uploading attachments.
New employees will be provided with information regarding Indiana University's COVID-19 vaccine policy, which includes the opportunity to request an exemption. To learn more, view our COVID-19 vaccine information page.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment based on individual qualifications. Indiana University prohibits discrimination based on age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Indiana University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission, as required by Title IX. Questions or complaints regarding Title IX may be referred to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights or the university Title IX Coordinator.See Indiana University's Notice of Non-Discrimination here which includes contact information.
Campus Safety and Security
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About Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
IUPUI, a partnership between Indiana and Purdue universities, is Indiana’s urban research and academic health sciences campus.
IUPUI’s mission is to advance the state of Indiana and the intellectual growth of its citizens to the highest levels nationally and internationally through research and creative activity, teaching and learning, and civic engagement.
By offering a distinctive range of bachelor’s, master’s, professional, and Ph.D. degrees, IUPUI promotes the educational, cultural, and economic development of central Indiana and beyond through innovative collaborations, external partnerships, and a strong commitment to diversity.