Two Part-time Opportunities: Washington, D.C.

Position Title: Part-time Reference Librarian (9527)
Open Date: 7/28/2015
Department: American University Library
Salary Range: $18.00 – $21.00/hr
Work Hours per Week: 10
Position Type: Part-time Staff

American University Library has an opening for a Part-time Reference Librarian. Full vacancy announcement available at American University website:

https://jobs.american.edu/JobPosting.aspx?JPID=4898

Originally posted on UMD iSchool listserv.

The primary responsibilities are to:

Provide research assistance to a diverse user population in the use of the on-line catalog, discovery layer, 500+ databases, and the print collection.
Support use of citation management tools, particularly Zotero and EndNote. Staff email, FAQ, and chat research assistance services.
Teach baseline information literacy skills to undergraduates.
Perform other research assistance services as needed.

Job Title: Access Specialist- The School of Continuing Studies
Department: Georgetown University, Collections, Research, and Instruction
Grade/Level: 6
Salary: Hourly Min: $15.25 Hourly Max: $15.25

The Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies (SCS) Campus Library seeks a part-time Access Specialist. Full vacancy announcement available at Georgetown University website:

https://jobs.georgetown.edu/PD.php?posNo=20142596

Originally posted on UMD iSchool listserv.

The Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies (SCS) Campus Library seeks a part-time Access Specialist for the 2016-17 academic year to support the activities and services of the SCS Library and Digital Media Center (DMC). Located in the heart of downtown DC, the Access Specialist will assist the Head Librarian with administrative duties, carry out a range of access services, and will oversee public services desk in the absence of the campus librarian. Duties include but are not limited to:

Providing circulation services (processing and checking in and out of library items and digital media equipment).
Assisting patrons with computer software and troubleshooting, printing/copying, and other technology-related inquires.
Instructing patrons on how to search and request library and DMC materials using automated information systems and subscription databases;
Interpreting and applying library policies for all patron types in-person and via telephone or mail.
Maintaining the security of the Library/ DMC and/or Mac Lab.

Hours for this15 hour/week position will include three weekday evenings per week (Monday through Thursday) and an occasional Saturday.One weekday shift will be constant (ex. everyThursday) and the remaining two shifts will be determined by the weekly needs of the Library/ DMC. The weekday shift will be approximately 4:00PM to 8:00PM and Saturdays from 10:00AM to 2:00PM.