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Trocaire College – Reference and User Services Librarian (Part Time)

Job Description – Reference and User Services Librarian (Part Time)

Trocaire College is looking for a qualified professional to serve as a Part Time Reference and User Services Librarian.  This position will be 20 hours a week, consisting of evening and Saturday hours.


  • Know basic library processes
  • Manage circulation and borrower services, perform copy & original cataloging
  • Assist students, faculty & staff with reference inquiries and database research
  • Perform clerical tasks, including material processing as needed
  • May staff the reference desk other locations on an occasional basis
  • Work with other librarians in scheduling / teaching information literacy sessions


  • Minimum 6 months Academic Library Experience
  • An MLS or MLIS degree from an ALA-accredited institution
  • Ability to troubleshoot various computer problems, work independently, and as a team member
  • Research and internet searching skills
  • Advanced skills with using a Windows operating system, Microsoft Office, and other academic software programs
  • Excellent customer service / written & oral communication skills
  • Experience working with an integrated library system


  • Demonstrated ability to work and communicate with diverse students, faculty and staff
  • Experience with the circulation management and borrower services
  • Experience working in an academic library setting & using a wide variety of databases
  • Experience working with the Alexandria Integrated Library System
  • Familiarity with OCLC’s Connexions product
  • Previous cataloging experience
  • Previous experience with teaching library research instruction sessions (LRI)

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