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SLA Twitter Chat – Teach Your Users to Fish

SLA Twitter Chat – Teach Your Users to Fish

The fourth #SLAtalk session will take place Tuesday, June 4th, and will be jointly hosted by SLA and ProQuest & Dialog. They’re sponsoring the social media lounge at SLA 2013, and we’re pleased to have them lending their expertise to this topic.

You’re probably familiar with the Chinese proverb, “Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.” 

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Bryantt & Stratton C – PT Library Assistant*ADA5C83A32C48314

Requisition Number: 12-0528
Title: Library Assistant
Please apply by June 15

The academic librarian is a part time evening staff member who works 8 hours per week during academic semesters (one evening and every Saturday.) This position performs both librarian and instructional duties in a team environment where library, instructional, tutoring and testing services collaborate and share knowledge of resources and techniques to facilitate accomplishment of work goals and the College’s mission and vision. As librarian, he/she provides reference services to students, faculty, and staff using electronic, print and Internet resources as well as shares in the responsibility of providing QuestionPoint 24/7 virtual reference services.

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St. Lawrence U – Science Librarian

Science Librarian
Posted: 2013-05-23

St. Lawrence University seeks an innovative, creative and service-oriented colleague as our next Science Librarian.  Reporting to the Director of Libraries, the Science Librarian oversees the Launders Science Library, supervises the Science Library staff, manages the collections and is the primary liaison to students, faculty and staff in the sciences.  Activities include outreach to science departments regarding resources, services, and spaces, providing in-depth reference and research consultation services and creating and presenting library instruction in disciplinary research.

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U of Rochester – Biology Librarian

Job Title: Library Professional II – Research Librarian for Biology
Job ID: 179743

Position Description: The University of Rochester seeks an innovative, collaborative, technologically adept, and service oriented librarian to join the Science and Engineering Libraries team. The Research Librarian for Biology will support scholarly pursuits of the faculty, staff and students in the Department of Biology and may serve as liaison to other science departments. The successful candidate will be an active participant in the research, teaching, and learning processes of these departments and will be embedded in laboratories, research groups, and online and flipped classrooms.

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Genesee CC – PT Reference Librarian

Genesee Community College has an opening for a part time Reference Librarian. MLS is required. Experience in an academic library preferred.  Proficient reference skills, information literacy instruction experience, and experience with use of current library and educational technologies desired. Up to 19.5 hours per week.  Schedule may include evening and weekend hours and occasional travel to campus centers.  Transportation is required.

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Vassar College – Science Librarian

Research Librarian for the Sciences  
To apply and more details
Posting Number:  1000626

About Vassar College: Located in the scenic Mid-Hudson Valley, Vassar College is a highly selective, residential, coeducational liberal arts college. Vassar is strongly committed to fostering a community that reflects the values of a liberal arts education and to promoting an environment of equality, inclusion and respect for difference. Vassar College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.

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OCLC webinars – Virtual Reference series

Best Practices in Virtual Reference series: Spring/Summer 2013

All webinars are free, and will be recorded and posted on the QuestionPoint site for future viewing. Each webinar begins at 12:00 (Noon) Eastern Time and lasts approximately one hour.

17 May – 24/7 chat service for Small Libraries

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Cornell U – Director of Research & Learning Services

Director of the Research and Learning Services Department, Olin/Uris Libraries-19934

Description: Under the general direction of the Director of Olin and Uris Libraries, the Director of the Department of Research and Learning Services (R&LS) in Olin and Uris Libraries provides leadership, guidance, expertise, encouragement, and inspiration to a department whose mission is to enable and enhance the academic pursuits of Cornell faculty and students.

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