Physical Sciences Librarian-- California State University, Sacramento

Post date: July 15, 2019

As the center of campus intellectual discovery, the Sacramento State University Library promotes teaching, learning, research, and scholarly communication at the University by integrating the Library with campus student success programs and instruction. One of twenty-three libraries in the California State University System, the Sacramento State Library holds over 1.4 million volumes, comprised of print and electronic monographs and serials, and is a Federal Document Depository. The Library’s mission is to inspire excellence in teaching, learning, and scholarly activities.

The University Library is undergoing rapid transformation with a forward-thinking vision and a deep commitment to improving the campus learning environment. Sacramento State is designated by the U.S. Department of Education as an Asian American, Native American, and Pacific Islander-Serving (AANAPI) and a Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSI). Therefore we welcome and encourage individuals from diverse backgrounds to join our growing organization of 28 Library faculty, 33 staff and approximately 40 FTE student assistants. We take pride in the collaborative nature in which our students, staff, and faculty work together in a professional and supportive environment to ensure one another’s success.

We seek an energetic, innovative, and collaborative librarian to provide research assistance, instruction, collection development, and outreach services for Chemistry, Biochemistry, Geology, Mathematics and Statistics. This position shares liaison responsibilities with other Science librarians for Public Health. Under the general direction of the Head of the Research & Instruction Department and working closely with teaching faculty in assigned areas, the Physical Sciences Librarian develops and delivers strategically and pedagogically appropriate library instruction to students and works with teaching faculty to implement information literacy initiatives. The schedule includes some evening and weekend assignments.

Complete information on the position and instructions on how to apply can be found at this link: https://csus.peopleadmin.com/postings/4260 . EEO/ADA