The Health Sciences and Science Librarian is primarily responsible for four schools within the College of Health and Human Sciences: Allied Health & Communicative Disorders, Health Studies, Interdisciplinary Health Professions, and Nursing. This position serves as the library liaison to these four schools as well as other academic units within the Sciences as needed; provides research assistance and reference service to library users; participates in the Libraries’ collection development and collection maintenance programs; and participates in the Libraries’ bibliographic instruction program.
Reports directly to the Head of the Reference & Research Department.
Has responsibility for reference, instruction, and collection development. Contributes to the development and implementation of departmental and library policies and procedures. Trains and supervises student staff as necessary. Leads or participates in special projects as needed. Initiates and maintains effective communication with colleagues, members of the university community, and the general public. Maintains departmental and individual statistics and records and provides written reports as requested. Fulfills requirements of faculty status through continuous contributions to librarianship, scholarly activities, and service.