Provide in-person and virtual reference assistance for all disciplines (10-15 hours a week) at our Research Help desk. Includes one weekday evening per week until 8:00pm (each semester) and five Sundays throughout the academic year.
Teach information literacy sessions and engage in collection development for assigned liaison departments which are delegated based on a candidate's experience and the library's need.
Collaborate on special projects which may be assigned by the Dean of the Library and department.
Engage in scholarly research or creative achievement to enhance knowledge of field.
Provide evidence of continuing preparation and study in the field.
Contribute to student growth and development.
Support Winona State University’s mission to enhance the intellectual, social, cultural and economic vitality of the people and communities we serve. Provide service to the university and community including the program, department, college, university and greater community.
Participate in the faculty governance of the library.
ALA accredited master's degree in library and information science (conferred prior to appointment).
Demonstrated ability to work with students at a variety of research levels.
Demonstrated knowledge of and interest in diverse cultures and populations.
Demonstrated understanding of providing reference services.
Demonstrated familiarity and comfort with technology in libraries.
Demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively.
Demonstrated strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
Experience in an academic library.
Demonstrated understanding of collection development and instruction practices.
Demonstrated desire to teach and work with students.
Skills/ability to integrate technology to enhance learning and teaching.
A complete online application will include: 1.A cover letter which addresses the qualifications listed previously; 2.Curriculum Vitae/ Resume; 3.Transcripts (undergraduate and graduate); 4.Contact Information for at least 3 references, with addresses and telephone numbers.
About Winona State University: Founded in 1858, Winona State University (WSU) is the oldest member of the Minnesota State System of colleges and universities. Today WSU serves approximately 7,500 undergraduate and graduate students across two campuses in Winona and Rochester, Minnesota (MN). Winona State was named the second-best public institution in Minnesota by U.S. News & World Report's
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About Winona State University
Founded in 1858, Winona State University is a comprehensive public university with close to 8,900 students. The oldest member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System, Winona State offers 80 undergraduate, pre-professional, licensure, graduate, and doctorate programs on its three campuses: the original Main Campus in Winona, the West Campus in Winona, and Winona State University-Rochester.