The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Flaxman Library
Library Type: 
Academic Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time

The John M. Flaxman Library of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) seeks a Reference & Instruction Librarian who will be an advocate for student learning, playing an active role in the design, delivery, and evaluation of front-line library services to the campus. Participates in and promotes library programs, including collaborations with staff and faculty throughout the organization.

Duties: User-centered reference and research services; information literacy instruction; workshops, tutorials; creative uses of technology to enrich the learning environment. Supports library visitors in the use of digital, print and media resources. Other duties as assigned; including some access services.

Required: Commitment to the educational mission of SAIC; MLIS or similar degree; background in the arts or humanities; experience working in a library or similar institution. Must demonstrate knowledge of current issues, practices, and assessment measures for reference and instruction. Proficiency using discovery/delivery systems; social media; standard integrated library systems; standard office software and networks. Effective working within a team or independently. Ability to work flexible hours, including nights and weekends.

Compensation: Salary commensurate with experience; excellent benefits. The Art Institute of Chicago is an equal opportunity, equal access employer.

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Application Deadline: 
Open until filled