Part-Time Evening Medical Librarian -New York, NY


Provides expertise in the areas of Public Service, Interlibrary Loan, Purchasing, Acquisitions, Technical Services, and General Administration.

Responsibilities include but not limited to the following:

  • Provide reference and instructional services to students and faculty using print and electronic materials.
  • Participates in collection development activities.
  • Develops instructional materials as requested by the Director of the Library
  • Participates in Health Information Literacy Outreach activities of the library
  • Assists with Electronic Resource Management
  • Oversees the circulation/service desk during evening hours
  • Supervises workstudy students during evening hours
  • Liaisons with IT during evening hours
  • Troubleshoots student computer problems in the library
  • Ensures that library users adhere to library rules during evening hours
  • Maintains and updates electronic resource usage statistics spreadsheet


Education, Preparation, and Training

  • Bachelor’s Degree and MLS or MLIS or equivalent from ALA Accredited Program required


  • Previous experience in teaching or academic medical library
  • At least 5 years of experience in an educational setting with intensive student contact
  • Health related administration experience


  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail.
  • Ability to interact well with students, faculty and staff.
  • Strong customer service orientation.

Physical Demands

  • Extensive Use of Computers
  • Extensive time sitting and standing
  • Able to lift up to 5 lbs.

Computer Skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook
  • Knowledge and proficiency in library specific software, such as Sierra and DOCLINE.



Application Procedure:

Please send a cover letter and resume The subject line of your email should read: Evening Library Position. Women and under-represented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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