The UC Merced Library seeks a collaborative and creative Instruction & Outreach librarian. In this position, the Instruction & Outreach librarian will engage with students, faculty, and campus partners to increase students’ information literacy skills particularly through instruction integrated into course curriculum. More broadly, the Instruction & Outreach librarian will connect library users to information and library services through reference, outreach, and liaison activities.
Appointment: Assistant or Associate Librarian rank
Salary Range: $61,201 to $68,084
Review Date Begins: 26 August 2019
Full Posting: https://aprecruit.ucmerced.edu/JPF00840
The University of California, Merced, is the newest of the University of California system’s 10 campuses. With 8,500 undergraduate and graduate students (https://www.ucmerced.edu/fast-facts), UC Merced is committed to interdisciplinary excellence in research and teaching as well as to diversity, equity and inclusion. Ranked as one of the best public universities in the nation by U.S. News and World Report, UC Merced provides outstanding educational opportunities to highly qualified students from the heart of California, the nation, and abroad. The campus has special connections to nearby Yosemite National Park; is on the cutting edge of sustainability in construction and design; and supports the economic development of Central California. The Merced 2020 Project doubled the physical capacity of the campus, and enhanced academic distinction, student success, and research excellence (https://merced2020.ucmerced.edu/).
The UC Merced Library meets the diverse research, teaching, and public service needs of UC Merced researchers by providing targeted, quality collections, and relevant services that effectively and efficiently support the research lifecycle of finding, using, creating, and managing information. The Library seats approximately 1000 people and is housed within the Kolligian Library building, a 100,000 square foot facility that contains multiple campus departments in addition to the library.
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