Learning Services Specialist (Staff Position)

University of California, Merced Library

Merced, CA

Application Deadline

Open Until Filled


$55,000.00 to $65,000.00 per Year


Merced, CA




Not Specified

Minimum Education

Bachelor's Degree

Library Experience

Not Specified

Supervisory Experience

Not Specified

Type of Library


This job is more than 3 weeks old or the application deadline has passed.

Job Description

The UC Merced Library seeks a Learning Services Specialist to work closely with Research & Learning Services colleagues to further the development of students’ information literacy competencies.

Key responsibilities include the following:

  • Instructional Support -- Creates, evaluates, and updates instructional materials/learning objects in a variety of formats. Ensures materials are current, effective, and accessible.
  • Administration -- Administers online tools used for instruction and reference purposes (e.g. LibApps) to ensure that software functionality is optimized and user access is managed. Creates documentation to support use of these tools. Coordinates scheduling of instruction sessions, workshops, and events.
  • Assessment -- Gathers, analyzes, and summarizes data for reporting, decision-making, and advocacy purposes. Evaluates and recommends new processes and tools to improve existing workflows related to instruction and reference services.

Additional Info & Requirements

Review of Applications Begins: March 25, 2019

Anticipated Start Date: June 1, 2019

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

HR Info

Questions can be submitted to Sara Davidson Squibb, Head of Research & Learning Services,



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Posted Mar 5, 2019