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Information Access Assistant, Dartmouth College Health Sciences and Biomedical Libraries, (Hanover, NH)


The Dartmouth College Health Sciences and Biomedical Libraries is looking to expand our team! We are seeking a qualified individual to provide excellent patron assistance at both health sciences library locations, Dana Biomedical Library on the Dartmouth College campus and Matthews-Fuller Library at nearby Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center.

The Information Access Assistant provides user centered service pertaining to information services (circulation, ready reference, technology support, course reserves, collection management and maintenance, and resource sharing).

This position is open until filled. The hiring range is $20.00 – $22.12 per hour.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree, or an equivalent combination of experience and education
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with demonstrated commitment to public service
  • Excellent technology skills, including ability to troubleshoot software and hardware, use various programs, and learn new technologies quickly
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to competently interact with a diverse population of faculty, staff and students
  • Ability to work discreetly with confidential information
  • Ability to work independently and in small group and team environments
  • Ability to organize work effectively and to set and modify work priorities, often under pressure or with constant interruptions.
  • Ability to travel between Dartmouth campus and Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Course work or work experience in life or health sciences
  • Experience with research and searching library databases
  • Proficiency with an integrated library system, preferably ExLibris Alma

Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other legally protected status. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged.

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