Reference Librarian Responsibilities and Duties

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Extend basic reference service to students, staff and faculty.

Offer reference service to nurses, investigators, physicians, support staff and visitors.

Ensure in-person professional reference service to NSU library and Broward County users through email and phone.

Develop informational and instructional materials on library services and resources.

Organize and offer library instruction for individual library users and NSU undergraduate students.

Refer and research service as per attorneys and firm personnel’s requests.

Develop and update library instructional modules and document instructional resources for undergraduate classes.

Handle electronic subscriptions by dealing with vendors, updating Serhold and LinkOut.

Create and manage evaluation modules for undergraduate library instruction.

Liaise with external office attorneys and staff without resident library staff for reference and research needs.

Create and manage library operations manual, attend meetings and gain professional development opportunities.

Follow-up with users’ second invitation to question.

Strategize planning with Director of Library and prepare annual library budget.

Handle library in Library Director’s absence.

Support print and electronic information materials and resources usage.

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