26 May 2016

Full-Time Librarian – SMU Libraries

AdministratorSingapore, Singapore

Job Description

Applications are invited for the appointment of Librarian, in SMU Libraries, Singapore Management University.

SMU is a young and dynamic university and the Library plays a vital role in supporting the university’s teaching, learning and research activities.

The position is intended for a new MLIS (Master in Library and Information Science) graduate or someone close to completing his/her MLIS. The position holder will be part of a dynamic and cohesive team, delivering excellent services as the first line of contact to assist the SMU faculty, staff and students in using the library facilities and meeting their information needs.

Requirements
1. MLS degree from an accredited program, within the last year or close to graduation
2. Knowledgeable about multidisciplinary academic databases. Familiarity with specialized law databases such as LawNet, Lexis and Westlaw would be an advantage.
3. Commitment to a career in librarianship
4. Basic knowledge of library functions and processes with the ability to advise or recommend continuous improvement solutions
5. Ability to be flexible and adaptable and contribute to a diverse team of staff in a dynamic environment
6. Other competencies include accountability, clear communication, critical thinking, creativity, valuing diversity and working in a team
7. Experience conducting information literacy classes or presentations.

Details about the position are available at:
https://library.smu.edu.sg/sites/default/files/library/pdf/CareerAd/JD_Librarian_Law_4May2016.pdf

How to Apply
Interested applicants, please email your resume with a covering letter to libjob@smu.edu.sg. The covering letter must state the applicants’ responses to the selection criteria. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Job Categories: Featured, Singapore, and Singapore Management University. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: libra and Librarians.

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