Librarian Part-Time

City Colleges of Chicago

Chicago, IL

Chicago, IL
30+ days ago


Librarian Part-Time - DAL0001014 

Duties and Responsibilities


Daley College is currently seeking a qualified Part-Time Librarian with a passion for teaching and learning, along with a strong commitment to the missions and ideals of the community college. When you join Daley College as a Part Time Librarian, you will help students develop the research skills needed for academic success as a lifelong learner. The ideal Librarian candidate will have demonstrated success in providing a full range of services that include section management, customer service, reference assistance, and ability to educate students regarding the use of the college library. 

Primary Objective: This position is responsible for providing professional services to students, faculty and staff. The position will provide a full range of services that include section management, customer service, reference assistance, academic advising and education to students regarding the use of the college library. 

  • Performs specialized tasks involved in the acquisition, cataloging, referencing and circulation of library materials. 
  • Assists all library users with electronic and print materials. 
  • Assists staff and patrons in identifying and locating documents and materials. 
  • Adapts cataloging of new materials using the Library of Congress Catalog or similar systems. 
  • Researches and solves complex bibliographic identification problems. 
  • Selects, orders, catalogs and classifies special collections of technical books, periodicals, slides, films strips, motion pictures, video tapes, journal reprints and other materials. 
  • Performs literature searches and annotates or abstracts materials. 
  • Assists patrons in research problems. 
  • Must have familiarity with Internet sources and the ability to search on-line databases. 
  • Performs other duties as assigned. 
  • Adheres to CCC Customer Service Excellence standards.


  • Master’s degree in Library Science is required. 
  • Must be self-directed, innovative and able to assess current operations in an effort to develop practical action programs to improve the functioning of the department.  
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required with the ability to effectively interact with personnel at all levels (both inside and outside of the organization).  
  • Must be able to work well within a culturally diverse environment with the ability to handle all situations with tact and diplomacy. 
  • Must be flexible, innovative and possess excellent analytical and problem-solving skills. 

We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. 
 Thank you for your interest in CCC!


: Library 

Primary Location

: Daley College 
Employee Type: Part Time | Regular 
Union Code: N/A 

Job Posting

: Sep 25, 2019, 9:02:39 PM