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The Office of Information, Knowledge and Library Services (OIKLS), Nanyang Technological University (Singapore) invites applications for the position of Librarian in the Academic Engagement Team. We are looking for an individual with a working knowledge on copyright matters as it relates to libraries and educational institutions, exposure to library-faculty engagement activities and services as well as experience in providing systematic literature search services for different types of reviews.

The successful candidate will work closely with the Team to provide copyright advisories, systematic search consultations, general research enquiry service as well as implement faculty engagement programmes. This position will report to the Team Lead of Academic Engagement in OIKLS.

  • Manage and provide in-person/online reference and research consultation services as well as information seeking advice and effective access to relevant information and library resources.
  • Administer and provide advice and consultation specifically on literature reviews and systematic search strategies for research.
  • Build understanding of the information needs of the university community, promote library resources and services, and collect feedback on OIKLS services.
  • Explore and integrate library resources and services into faculty teaching, curriculum and research.
  • Facilitate discussions with faculty and college/school administrators on new library initiatives, library collections and services.
  • Facilitate the organisation of talks, webinars and seminars on a range of topics with specific focus on systematic searching for different academic reviews, copyright related topics, scholarly communications and research services.
  • Lead in projects with library stakeholders and relevant offices, such as organising a seminar, exhibition or developing a new workshop.

  • A recognized MSc in Information Studies (MLIS or equivalent) is preferred.
  • A recognized bachelors degree in any field.
  • 5 to 6 years of professional working experience in academic, research or special libraries.
  • Excellent communication skills and a strong service-orientation.
  • Good interpersonal and collaboration skills.
  • Good organizational and time management skills.
  • Able to work independently as well as in a team.

Hiring Institution: NTU
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