Southwest Minnesota State University's McFarland Library is seeking a part-time Adjunct Librarian to assist with student/faculty research and other defined projects during the 2021-22 academic year. The contract for this position runs from August 23, 2021, to May 3, 2022. The position averages 14 hours per week and requires some Sunday (12-7pm) coverage.
Required qualifications: MLS from an ALA-accredited program; excellent verbal and written communication skills; demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively.
A letter of application addressing position qualifications, a curriculum vita, official transcripts, and the name, address, and telephone numbers of three references will need to be submitted
Southwest Minnesota State University is one of seven universities in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system. SMSU gives highest priority to excellence in teaching and preparing students to be lifelong learners through quality undergraduate and graduate teaching/advising and strong student/faculty relationships. We area a public institution offering over 50 majors and minors and four master's degrees. Its mission, dating back to 1967, provides access to university-level programs in liberal arts & professional studies. The University has a special commitment to the educational needs of the people in its service region reflected through its curricula, cultural programs, diversity of staff and students, cooperative relationships with the public and private sectors, and regional institutions. The 216-acre campus encompasses 24 modern, interconnected, and accessible buildings. Marshall (pop. 14,000) is the hub of a rich agricultural area and offers a variety of cultural, recreational and educational opportunities.
Desired Start Date: 08/23/2021
Internal Number: 1591
About Southwest Minnesota State University
Southwest Minnesota State University is a four-year public university offering a high quality education in the liberal arts and professions to prepare students for a life that is successful both personally and professionally. SMSU has grown into a university of choice with high national rankings, producing scholars who become the leaders, thinkers, and entrepreneurs of the future. Students and faculty alike come here to engage in the rich "Southwest Experience," which starts with strong academics, fulfilling social opportunities and support from fellow Mustangs.