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Fwd: DC Part Time Academic Librarian

  • 1.  Fwd: DC Part Time Academic Librarian

    Posted 02-22-2019 19:12


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    From: Jennifer Boettcher <boettcher@georgetown.edu>
    Date: Thu, Feb 21, 2019 at 6:00 PM
    Subject: DC Part Time Academic Librarian
    To: Business Librarians <BUSLIB-L@lists.nau.edu>, Business & Finance Division <sla-dbf@sla.lyris.net>, Brass-l <brass-l@lists.ala.org>, <BIF-L@list.wrlc.org>, Cabl <cabl@list.wrlc.org>


    Part-Time Reference/Research Librarian (Temporary)


    Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies Washington, DC


    Metro accessible location via: Gallery Place/Chinatown OR Mount Vernon Square/7th Street Convention Center Stations.


    The School of Continuing Studies is a dynamic enterprise with a widely distributed student body coming from broadly varied backgrounds. Faculty members are experts and practitioners in their fields. Students are sophisticated professionals with many demands on their time. Both constituencies expect highly efficient, responsive, and polished delivery of library services. Represented subject areas include (but are not limited to) the following: marketing & communications; urban & regional planning; real estate; business & management; analytics, technology, & security; and liberal studies.  


    Responsibilities include the following:

    • Answering reference questions posed by students, faculty, and other library users in person, by phone, e-mail, and virtually;

    • Conducting personalized in-depth research consultations (30-50 minutes on average) for writers of dissertations, capstones, theses, major papers, or term projects, both in person and online via Zoom;

    • Determining patron's research needs and identifying and locating appropriate online and print information sources;

    • Recommending alternative approaches and as necessary directing patrons to subject specialists within or sources beyond the University Library;

    • Helping to update/create digital learning objects, including online research guides and instructional videos.



    Required: M.L.S. or equivalent and demonstrated reference background in an academic, special, or research library with knowledge of research in the social sciences and business-related disciplines.


    Salary: Commensurate with experience and paid on an hourly basis.


    Hours: Up to 20 hours per week; flexible part-time schedule with hours scheduled from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday, beginning as soon as possible and extending through June 16, 2019.


    NOTE: This is a part-time temporary position through Georgetown University's Hoya Staffing Department. All applicants must apply online. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.


    Click here to Apply: https://georgetown.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/Georgetown_Hoya_Staffing



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    Jennifer C. Boettcher

    MLS and MBA

    Business Information Consultant

    Georgetown University

    Office hours: 4:30-6:00 Mondays and 12:00-1:30 Wednesdays at Reference Desk in Lauinger Library and by appointment


    boettcher@georgetown.edu

    202 687-7495

    Twitter: @jenny.wombat


    Website / Blog Page


    ORCID: 0000-0003-4058-244X


    Co-Author of "Industry Research Using the Economic Census," (Greenwood Press, 2004)


    Honored with Vicennial Medal and 2010 BRASS Award for Excellence in Business Librarianship




    --

    Jennifer C. Boettcher

    MLS and MBA

    Business Information Consultant

    Georgetown University

    Office hours: 4:30-6:00 Mondays and 12:00-1:30 Wednesdays at Reference Desk in Lauinger Library and by appointment


    boettcher@georgetown.edu

    202 687-7495

    Twitter: @jenny.wombat


    Website / Blog Page


    ORCID: 0000-0003-4058-244X


    Co-Author of "Industry Research Using the Economic Census," (Greenwood Press, 2004)


    Honored with Vicennial Medal and 2010 BRASS Award for Excellence in Business Librarianship