Performs complex user services operations (e.g. interacting with the university and external community to provide access to information, resources and materials) by using a specialized knowledge of electronic databases, microcomputer applications, complex reference tools, and/or foreign languages. Uses an expanding range of electronic resources (e.g. Internet, CD-Roms, online databases) to provide access to information. Provides research assistance; answers complex research requests, interprets library policies, handles specialized materials and resolves problems. Instructs users in the use of internal and external information resources. Creates bibliographic access to research materials (e.g. government documents, manuscripts, and other resources) using a specialized knowledge of national standards, electronic reference sources and complex reference tools. Provides physical access to materials, employing specialized techniques related to conservation, binding, reproduction and reformatting. May oversee borrowing and lending of library materials. May supervise or direct the work of staff/students. Performs related responsibilities as required.
Requisition/Job Posting # 83706