Assistant Librarian...

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Assistant Librarian

Our client, a Higher Educational Institute is seeking an Assistant Librarian to join their team.


Must have professional registration with LIASA


Minimum of 1 year in assistant librarian experience in a small to medium sized facility within an education environment.


Duties and Responsibilities:


User Education:



  • Trains students on how to use library databases continuously to enable them to research and access information required

  • Contributes to bi-annual and walk in presentations as joint presenter for Student Information Literacy sessions


Librarian Support:



  • Drives The Independent Institute of Education library policies and procedures and ensures adherence to policies

  • Supports the Librarian in training the Library Student Assistants

  • Assists students and lecturers with research

  • Provides guidance to students on academic writing

  • Highlights the relevant journal articles, newspapers received

  • Assists student with access and passwords on tuition

  • Provides guidance to students on academic writing

  • Facilitates inter-library loans to enable availability of resources to support students and lecturers

  • Co-ordinates day to day book loans of students and lecturers

  • Updates new books on InMagic system


Library Marketing and Maintenance:



  • Designs posters to market library resources on the campus

  • Arranges monthly campus displays according to the monthly calendar

  • Markets teaching and learning resources to lecturers continuously

  • Presents information about teaching and learning resources and information sessions for lecturers


Qualification:



  • Minimum of Advanced Diploma/ Bachelor's Degree in Library and Information Science.

  • Must have professional registration with LIASA


 


Experience:



  • Minimum of 1 year in assistant librarian experience in a small to medium sized facility within an education environment.