Associate Seminary Librarian


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Job Qualifications

Are you passionate about information and the facilitation of access to it?
Would others say you lead teams well?
Do you enjoy research and continuous learning?
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Job Functions


  • Assisting in the development and implementation of a comprehensive strategic plan, in conjunction with the AVP/Seminary Librarian, for ensuring that information resources and library services support and enhance the mission of the Seminary
  • Researching, implementing new technologies and software
  • Planning, promoting, and assessing library services to support the teaching and learning process
  • Establishing goals and assessing accomplishments for library services and collections against recognized standards and performance indicators
  • Participates in budget planning and management under the leadership of the AVP/Seminary Librarian
  • Developing the services provided to meet more effectively the present and future needs of the seminary and its programs
  • Developing, evaluating, and implementing library service policies to carry out the mission of the library and the strategic agenda of the seminary
  • Participating in planning, managing, and evaluating the development and use of traditional and digital library collections and services
  • Planning, promoting, and coordinating library and campus-wide information and technology literacy instruction


  • Recruiting, managing and evaluating the performance of staff assigned to this position including three full-time employees, part-time Circulation Assistants and Research Experts
  • Developing, providing, and evaluating training and instruction services to students, staff, and faculty in the effective use of information resources
  • Oversees part-time and full-time scheduling; to ensure full coverage and resolve all emergency scheduling conflicts
  • Managing collections and services, analyzing and reporting of appropriate data


  • Responsible for general maintenance of facilities including security alarms, water leaks, etc. by utilizing the Administrative Assistant as necessary to submit work orders related to those problems


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