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Job Opening: Business Outreach and Reference Librarian

  • 1.  Job Opening: Business Outreach and Reference Librarian

    Posted 01-27-2022 17:53

    The University of Iowa Libraries seeks a collaborative service-oriented librarian to serve as business outreach and reference librarian. Reporting to the Director of the Marvin A. Pomerantz Business Library, this position delivers innovative information and outreach services to departments supported by the Business Library.  The Business Outreach and Reference Librarian will actively build relationships with faculty, staff, and students and plan services to meet their information needs. This position collaborates with a team of business librarians to provide library services to the Tippie College of Business and the University of Iowa community.


    Specific Responsibilities:

    • Plan and deliver reference, instruction, and outreach services to business library clientele
    • Cultivate relationships with faculty and researchers to identify opportunities for library partnerships
    • Investigate emerging technologies and work with others to develop and revise programs to respond to the changing information needs of patrons
    • Manage all social media activities for the business library, raising awareness of library services, and promoting the use of library services in the University of Iowa curriculum
    • Participate as a member of a team that plans, develops, and evaluates collections and services supporting instruction and research
    • Serve on library committees and contribute to and learn from the profession through such avenues as local, state, and national professional organizations and publications
    • Actively supports the University of Iowa Libraries commitment to diversity, equity, accessibility and inclusion (DEAI) in the workplace

    For more information including salary range, follow this link:  Business Outreach and Reference Librarian in Iowa City, Iowa, United States

    Applications will be accepted through February 20, 2022.

    Kim Bloedel

    Director, Pomerantz Business Library
    University of Iowa Libraries
    Iowa City, Iowa