Wednesday, September 06, 2006

Job Posting | Tonkawa

Access Service Librarian, Northern Oklahoma College, Vineyard Library, Tonkawa, OK

Northern Oklahoma College, Tonkawa has the entry-level position of Access Service Librarian. We are seeking an energetic, service oriented professional, who is interested in facilitating the educational opportunities to students and faculty through the coordination and supervision of library circulation and reference services. The applicant should be interested in contributing inventive and progressive solutions to address current and upcoming issues in libraries, and take part in library instruction, electronic and traditional library services. He/She will report directly to the Director of Northern Oklahoma College Libraries. The Access Service Librarian will also hold the responsibility to supervise, train, and motivate student assistants, oversee the circulation system (Endeavor’s Voyager), and serve as library liaison to assigned college departments.

Required qualifications: MLS/MLIS from an ALA accredited institution preferred. Masters in a relevant field with library experience or a BS in Library Science will be considered. The successful candidate will have: knowledge and interest in library issues related to circulation and reference services; evidence of a strong understanding of electronic and print resources used in libraries; strong commitment to library public service; excellent interpersonal, oral, analytical, and organizational skills and experience with the structure and administration of an integrated library system (Endeavor preferred) or the equivalent.

To apply: Applicants must submit a cover letter, an application which is available online at, resume, transcript, names, phone numbers, and email for three professional references to:
Dr. Joe Kinzer, President
Northern Oklahoma College
P.O. Box 310
Tonkawa, OK 74653.

Application deadline: Open until filled

Starting date: Open until filled

Salary and Benefits: Salary commensurate with experience and qualification for a twelve-month contract. Full benefits package, comprehensive employee health care, and retirement plans.

General information: Northern Oklahoma College is a two year regional institution located in Northern Central Oklahoma. It is 12 miles west of Ponca City Oklahoma and approximately one hour from Wichita, KS. and Oklahoma City, OK. Northern Oklahoma College is a multi-campus institution serving approximately 4,700 students at Tonkawa, Enid, and Stillwater.
Northern Oklahoma College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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