Instructional Librarian - Middlesex County College

Temporary, 6 months

Duration: March 1, 2019 - September 1, 2019.


1. Provides reference services to students, faculty, staff, and the general public.

2. Develops and teaches library instruction sessions, in person or online, for courses from various subject areas.

3. Schedules library instruction sessions and one-on-one appointments using an online scheduling system.

4. Maintains and monitors the reference email account.

5. Assists users in the library labs with database, web, computer, software, and printing questions.

6. Recommends book, serials, and online materials for purchase.

7. Assists with resource sharing, library communications and marketing, and user materials.

8. Participates in the planning and general service objectives of the college and library, including assessment efforts and statistics tracking.

9. Performs other duties as assigned that are appropriate to the position.

SCHEDULE: 35 hours per week

Tuesday evenings (3 p.m. - 10 p.m.) are a necessity for the duration of the position. Saturdays (9 a.m. - 4 p.m.) in the Spring Semester are required. Other hours fall within Wednesday-Thursday (10 a.m. - 6 p.m.) and Friday (9 a.m. - 5 p.m.) in the Spring Semester, and Monday-Thursday (10 a.m.- 6 p.m.) and Friday (9 a.m.- 5 p.m.) in the summer.


• Master's degree in Library Science

• Classroom teaching experience


• Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication and technical skills • Fluent with library resources, print and online • Experience at a community college

Compensation: Annual, 12-month salary is $73,627.00, but actual salary will be prorated based on dates of employment (March 1, 2019 - September 1, 2019).

Deadline for Applications: January 28, 2019 HOW TO APPLY: Apply online at:

Job Application Deadline: 
Monday, January 28, 2019
Middlesex County College is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, age, gender, marital status, familial status, religion, affectional or sexual orientation, atypical hereditary cellular or blood trait, genetic information, liability for service in the armed forces of the United States, or disability. Affirmative Action and Compliance Statement Middlesex County College is firmly committed to a policy of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action. The College will implement this policy to assure that the educational programs, activities, services, benefits and employment opportunities offered by the College are available to all persons regardless of sex, race, creed, national origin, ancestry, nationality, color, marital status, civil union or domestic partnership status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity, age, handicap (and/or disability), service in the armed forces, atypical hereditary cellular or blood trait, genetic information, refusal to submit to genetic tests, or refusal to make available results of genetic tests, in accordance with State and Federal laws. All employees and students are expected to accept these principles and to reflect their spirit in everyday relationships with fellow employees and students. Inquiries regarding compliance may be directed to the Affirmative Action Officer, Middlesex County College, Chambers Hall, 2600 Woodbridge Avenue, Edison, New Jersey 08818-3050.
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Job Focus: 
Public/Adult Services
$73,627.00 Annually* *Annual, 12-month salary is shown, but actual salary will be prorated based on dates of employment.