Part-time Reference Librarian

Position ID: 36169
Clayton State University
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Part-Time Librarian I
Job Description: 
Position Summary

The Clayton State University Library seeks an enthusiastic part time reference services librarian to join our library team. The successful candidate will primarily work Monday and Wednesday evenings during the semester and a Sunday shift. Hours will not exceed 19.5 hours a week. Most weeks will average 15 hours. Flexibility is preferred to be able to work day or weekend slots, during interim semester and if staffing is needed. This is strictly a part time reference faculty librarian position.

Under the direction of the Head of Reference and Instructional Services, the successful candidate will:

• Maintain library reference information desk during evenings and peak times of need to serve primarily, students, faculty, and staff with information retrieval.

• Assists with Information Desk/Reference and research questions, check in/out of study rooms, technology items, computer assistance, copier/print services, and general directional questions relating to the university.

• Some supervision and training of student assistant employees when applicable, who may be working during that same time as the part time librarian.

• Other duties as assigned


Master’s Degree in Library, Information Science prior to start date.

Ability to lift up to 20 pounds.

Must be self-directed, well organized, and able to meet multiple demands. Excellent customer service and interpersonal communication skills.

Minimum Education Requirements

Master’s Degree in Library, Information Science prior to start date.

Posting Detail Information
Special Instructions to Applicants

To be considered, you must apply online and attach a cover letter, resume and a list of professional references with contact information.

Interested individuals are invited to apply. And, while we appreciate every applicant’s interest, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Qualified candidates should submit a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts (official required if hired) and the names and phone numbers of three references. Review of applications begin immediately and continues until the position is filled. Clayton State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
CIP Discipline Code: 
Library and Information Science
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Position Starting Date: 
Saturday, July 1, 2017
Vacancy Status: 

The hiring institution advertising this vacant position is responsible for the application, hiring procedures and content within this advertisement.  Please contact the institution for questions concerning this vacant position.

University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
119 Holmes-Hunter Academic Building
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822


Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Sheila C England, System Coordinator