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Health and Natural Sciences Librarian

Company:
Loyola Notre Dame Library
Job Location:
Category:
Library and Information Science
Type:
Full-Time

The Loyola Notre Dame Library seeks an innovative Health and Natural Sciences Librarian to support the educational missions of Loyola University Maryland and Notre Dame of Maryland University. The successful candidate, in collaboration with other library units and campus partners, will serve a diverse population of students, faculty, staff, and community members. The Health and Natural Sciences Librarian will be committed to developing relationships with both campuses to support the library’s research and instruction program. The Librarian will also develop relationships with faculty and campus partners to support Loyola and Notre Dame’s health and natural sciences programs. The position reports to the Assistant Director, Research & Technology Services.
LNDL affirms and promotes a culture of collaboration, innovation, and engagement. The successful candidate will advocate for and cultivate an environment where diversity of thought and background are valued. LNDL encourages applications from candidates that have demonstrated interest in fostering diverse, inclusive, and equitable libraries.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement, and promote educational programming, for in-person and online instruction, orientations, and workshops in the health sciences.
  • Assess health sciences programming and instruction efforts in line with Loyola and Notre Dame’s learning outcomes and academic standards.
  • Provide library research and services to on-campus and remote students, incorporating active learning into both in-person and online experiences.
  • Serve as a liaison for Loyola’s and Notre’s Dame undergraduate and graduate health and natural sciences programs while fostering relationships, building strategic partnerships, and leading outreach efforts.
  • Leads and serves on LNDL and other committees as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • ALA-accredited master's in library/information science;
  • One to two years’ experience in library instruction, or teaching in a university setting;
  • Commitment and demonstrated experience engaging openly in an environment where diversity of thought and background are valued;
  • Knowledge of current and emerging trends in health sciences librarianship;
  • Proven ability to take initiative and work independently and collaboratively;
  • Demonstrated project management and organizational skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to collect, compile, and analyze data;
  • Ability to thrive in a changing work environment and demonstrate commitment to professional development.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated ability in developing relationships and building rapport with faculty, staff, students, and community members;
  • Experience with advanced software tools for collecting, analyzing, reporting, and visualizing data.

About the Library:
The Loyola Notre Dame Library, located in northern Baltimore City, is a member of the University System of Maryland and Affiliated Institutions and serves Loyola University Maryland and Notre Dame of Maryland University. Loyola University Maryland, a member of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities, is recognized for excellence in teaching and learning, and Notre Dame of Maryland University is a leader in the education of women and non-traditional students. The Library serves a total student population of 5,525 FTE that includes 4,406 FTE at Loyola and 1,119 FTE at Notre Dame.

The Library offers an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, as well as TIAA 403B retirement. All positions at the Library are eligible for Public Service Loan Forgiveness. Successful candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background check. Beyond meeting fully its legal obligations for non-discrimination, the Loyola Notre Dame Library is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community where members from all backgrounds can live, learn, and thrive. Candidates must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the USA. No visa sponsorship is offered.

Application Procedures:
Please apply at Loyola-Notre Dame Library Inc - Job Opportunities (paylocity.com). Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled. Please complete our application process by including a resume, cover letter, and a list of three professional references.

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