Job Description: Reporting to the Access Services Team Leader, the Library Service Desk Specialist - Evening\/Weekend (LSDS) is a staff position in Robert W. Woodruff Library. The LSDS overseas the evening and weekend operations of the Library Service Desk (LSD), the main service point for circulation, Learning Commons (public computing), reference assistance, and is back-up support for the Music & Media Library service desk. The LSDS works closely with the LSD Team with a focus on circulation and reference services. This includes providing exemplary customer services to patrons, including circulation, learning commons assistance and reference, including chat and email virtual reference services. The LSDS contributes and helps maintain LSD documentation and internal communications, handles student scheduling and training and provides public services. The LSDS is required to work as 12p-8p, Tues \u2013 Saturday schedule with changes during academic intercessions. JOB DESCRIPTION: Performs a variety of complex library services and operations requiring a specialized knowledge. May process, verify and change bibliographic information online. Handles requests for borrowing and lending library materials. Performs bibliographic management activities such as searches, checking the series and name authority files, and reviewing cataloging records. Provides research assistance and answers complex research requests. Interprets library policies, handles specialized materials and instructs users in the use of internal and external information resources. Creates permanent machine-readable bibliographic and authority records. Sets-up, operates and maintains audio-visual and television equipment. Searches databases to determine the availability of materials, oversees receipt\/check-in of materials, and organizes\/prepares materials for binding. May hire, train, supervise and evaluate student or general staff. May monitor and direct workflow in assigned areas. Performs related responsibilities as required. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A bachelor's degree in a related field. Two years related experience. May require computer skills, special skills or proficiency in a foreign language. Operating Unit\/Division: LITS: Library and IT Services This position involves:: Not Applicable Preferred Qualifications: Working knowledge of integrated library systems such as Alma or similar systems. Full\/Part Time: Full-Time Regular\/Temporary: Regular Minimum Hourly Rate $: 14.278846 Midpoint Hourly Rate $: 19.038462 Minimum Annual Rate $: 29700 Midpoint Annual Rate $: 39600 Emory University is an equal opportunity\/equal access\/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all applicable Federal and Georgia State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action in its programs and activities. Emory University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and veteran's status. Inquiries about this statement should be directed to the Office of Equity and Inclusion, 201 Dowman Drive, Administration Bldg, Atlanta, GA 30322.
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