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Reference and Instructional Design Librarian, Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT

Central Connecticut State University invites innovative and energetic applicants for a full-time, tenure-track librarian position that will serve on the Library's Reference and Instruction team. The successful candidate will be responsible for a variety of tasks that successfully support the research needs of CCSU's students, faculty, and staff. Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and to working with a diverse student body. 


Required Qualifications:

  •  American Library Association accredited Master's degree in Library Science or equivalent
  • Three or more years of academic library experience providing reference and instruction to both undergraduate and graduate students
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge of instructional design including creation of lesson plans and/or assignments, and student learning outcomes.
  • Experience with online learning management systems (e.g. Blackboard, D2L "Desire to Learn," Moodle, Canvas)
  • Good interpersonal skills and a demonstrated commitment to public service
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Experience working effectively with a highly diverse group of faculty, students, colleagues and the general public


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Experience teaching a semester long information literacy credit course
  • Familiarity with screen recording and video editing software (e.g. Camtasia, Captivate)
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively use instructional/e-learning technologies
  • Familiarity with the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education
  • Familiarity with graphic design software to create and enhance instructional learning materials and library marketing materials


Application and Appointment

For full consideration, applications must be received by April 15, 2019.  Salary and rank are commensurate with education and experience.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.  To begin the application process, go to

CCSU is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer


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