Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Research & Instruction Librarian

Amherst College seeks a talented librarian and teacher for the library's program of course-integrated research instruction. We are looking for someone who inspires students and faculty with teaching and research skills, understands discipline-specific language and tools, and can communicate effectively about library resources and technology. Other key attributes include a love of public service, a history of collegial decision-making, and a commitment to the liberal arts and continual learning.

Qualifications:  Master's degree from a program accredited by the ALA or a foreign equivalent is required, as are at least three years of exemplary teaching and reference service post-MLS in academic institutions. An additional graduate degree and evidence of serious scholarship are strongly desired.

Please see for the full job description.  A review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.

To apply online, please visit our web site at

Amherst College is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women, persons of color, and persons with disabilities to apply. The College is committed to enriching its educational experience and its culture through the diversity of its faculty, administration, and staff.

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