Learning Resource Professional

  • Job Reference: 00006755-1
  • Date Posted: 12 January 2022
  • Company: Miami Dade College
  • Website: http://www.mdc.edu/jobs
  • Location: Doral, Florida
  • Salary: $64,817 to $81,021
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Miami Dade College, West Campus has an immediate employment opportunity for a Learning Resource Professional. This role serves as a primary liaison between Learning Resources and the assigned discipline(s) to develop and maintain an exemplary collection of resources to promote and support student learning. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Evaluates, selects and de-selects  library and learning resources materials within college-wide assigned discipline(s) including print and non-print materials
  • Oversees inventory of discipline(s) collections and ensures that it is current and supports the program(s) accreditation standards and research needs of the students
  • Coordinates the ordering of materials with the discipline faculty including E-Resources, books, and periodicals
  • Creates and maintains online guides (Libguides), handouts and other learning tools as needed in assigned discipline(s)
  • Collaborates with colleagues to develop assessment instruments, collect, and analyze data, present and market Learning Resources services
  • Assists in planning and managing the budget for the assigned discipline(s) collection(s)
  • Provides assistance in the implementation of the information literacy program as needed
  • Supports users remotely and face to face at service points as assigned for classes offered in all modalities
  • Develops teaching strategies, instructional materials, and assignments to support information literacy in specialized discipline(s)
  • Keeps abreast of emerging technology and/or service delivery platforms such as, Ask a Librarian, Libguides, tutorial creation, etc.
  • Recommends new technology and platforms to enhance delivery of services

Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from an accredited college/university and three (3) years of relevant experience in education or related field; or bachelor’s degree in Library and Information Science from an accredited college/university and seven (7) years of relevant experience in education or related field.

To learn more about this and other positions at Miami Dade College visit us at www.mdc.edu/jobs.