14 Aug 2015

Full-Time Librarian/Senior Librarian – Art, Design & Media Library

AdministratorSingapore, Singapore

Job Description

NTU Libraries invites applications for the position of Librarian or Senior Librarian in our Art, Design & Media Library to provide tailored professional services and information support to staff and students in the Digital Animation, Digital Filmmaking, Interactive Media, Photography and Digital Imaging specializations. The successful candidate will help develop, manage and provide access to specialized information resources, and to ensure their optimal use through instruction, research support, scholarly communication services and collaborative engagement. Applicants should have excellent interpersonal skills, and have a strong interest in providing a diverse array of services in response to changing environments in information, education and research.

Key responsibilities :
• Provide specialised research assistance, information literacy instruction, and scholarly communication services
• Collaborate with faculty and students to showcase their scholarly/creative output through events, exhibitions, digital platforms, etc.
• Extend and customize emerging services for ADM faculty and researchers in the areas of research impact, data management, open access, etc.
• Develop and maintain digital projects such as the ADM Portfolio, ADM Showcase etc.
• Develop a relevant collection based on a deep understanding of the school’s teaching, learning and research needs

Qualifications/Requirements :
• Bachelor’s degree, preferably in the arts/humanities, and MSc in Information Studies or willingness to undertake upon hire as an Assistant Librarian**
• 2-3 yrs professional working experience in libraries preferred
• Good interpersonal skills and able to relate well with colleagues and other people
• Initiative to learn and gain new knowledge and skills
• Good interpersonal and communication skills
• Wide interests and a strong sense of curiosity
• Able to change, adapt and thrive in rapidly changing environments
*Note: Applicants without the MSc/MLIS may apply, if willing to undertake the professional qualification part-time while working as Assistant Librarian.

To apply, please submit application, resume and cover letter by September 4 via:

Job Categories: Academic Libraries, Featured, Nanyang Technological University, and Singapore. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: Librarian, NTU Libraries, and Senior Librarian.

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