Assists students and employees with their academic research and general information needs. Provides in-person and virtual reference assistance. Teaches information literacy skills utilizing a variety of instructional delivery modes and technologies. Serves as library liaison to academic departments. Participates in collection development activities. Develops web content, tutorials and library research guides. Serves on library teams and appropriate campus committees.
Librarians assist students and employees with their academic research and general information needs in support of LCC courses and academic programs. They accomplish this by:
• Delivering in person and virtual reference assistance • Teaching academic research (information literacy skills) in 1:1 sessions and customized for individual classes utilizing a variety of instructional delivery modes and technologies • Providing convenient access to credible and reliable academic information resources in a variety of formats • Serving as library liaison to departments and teaching faculty • Developing content for the library website, online tutorials and research guides • Supporting collection development projects • Supporting library goals and initiatives
This position includes evening, weekends and summer hours.
Regular on campus presence is expected for all LCC employment. Any flexible work schedules and/or hybrid work schedules approved by the College are subject to change based on the needs of the LCC community.
Master’s Degree in Library Information Science (MLS) from an ALA accredited program or within 6 months of completion.
Experience providing reference service / research help as assigned job duties
Library instruction or teaching experience
Proven knowledge of print and electronic information resources
Academic library experience
Familiarity with web content development, mobile and web technologies
Demonstrated communication, problem solving and teamwork skills
Lansing Community College is an equal opportunity, educational institution/employer.
Lansing Community College (LCC) is one of the largest community colleges in Michigan, serving more than 23,000 students each year. It offers more than 200 associate degree and certificate programs in addition to career and workforce development and personal enrichment options. LCC was founded in 1957 and is consistently named one of Michigan’s best community colleges, and students enjoy unsurpassed instruction, beautiful facilities, cutting-edge technology and comprehensive support services.