Reference Librarian

Fort Belvoir, VA, USA
Dec 07, 2018
Jan 06, 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Senior Scientist
**Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:**

Public Trust

**Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:**

No Active Clearance Required


Public Trust

**Job Family:**

Business Development & Growth

**Job Description:**

The Reference Librarian will :

* Perform original research and reference service for faculty, staff, students, and external customers.

* Perform reference interviews and follow-up via various format deliveries (e.g., in person, email, phone, video, teleconferencing)

* Provide expertise and service within available library resources - licensed/public domain.

* Prepare research and information literacy instructional lessons. Teaching sessions may be recorded and broadcast on the internet, via live video teleconferencing or other electronic media.

* Collocate, organize, and classify licensed/public domain resource content within specific subject areas in support of library tasking.

* Assist faculty with special projects involving library resources.

* Research and remain current on new resources, services, and tools and apply innovative skills in recommending those that may optimize the library's mission and performance.

* Compose content relevant to organization mission.

* Market library resources and services.

* Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively in multiple formats, including but not limited to prose, verbal presentations, and multiple existing electronic formats (social media).

* Identify needed updates to content on the library's intranet and other websites.

* Compile and report on the metrics/statistics for the library's research and reference services.

* Must be comfortable working multiple simultaneous assignments managing personal time to achieve completion as required, and be able to consistently deliver high quality products in an environment of dynamic change.

* Create and maintain documentation related to all duties.

* Perform other related duties and participate in special projects as assigned.


The candidate must have the following experience:

* 3 years experience performing providing library reference support.

* Demonstrated experience using electronic library resources (EBSCOHost, OCLC, ProQuest, SirsiDynix Symphony)

* Understanding of and adherence to current copyright laws.

* Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat.

* Demonstrated experience in developing content on Springshare LibGuides.

Desired Skills:

* Ability to integrate knowledge gained from a Master's in Library Science from ALA-accredited institution.

* Reference/research work experience in military libraries.


Master's in Library Science Required.

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**Scheduled Weekly Hours:**


T **elecommuting Options:**

Telecommuting Not Allowed

**Work Location:**

USA VA Fort Belvoir - Fort Belvoir (VAC053)

**Additional Work Locations:**

**_CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status._**


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