Academic Librarian, Northern Marianas College, Saipan, MP

Position Title:  Academic Librarian

Annual Salary:  $45,632.48 – $47,229.62

Location:  As Terlaje Campus, Saipan

Opening Date:  09/04/2015

Closing Date:  09/19/2015 or Until Filled

Duties and Responsibilities:

·           Coordinates and conducts information literacy instruction for multiple courses at NMC.

·           Provides specialized and general reference services to the college community.

·        Participates in Program Review and Outcomes Assessment (PROA) activities such as serving on committees and creating composite reports.

·           Provides high-quality customer service to students, staff and faculty.

·           Assists patrons in the use of the Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC), internet resources, and online databases.

·           Scheduled hours may include evening or weekend shifts as necessary.

·           Provides library support for the college’s distance learning program.

·           Creates and updates web content for the library.

·           Assists in collection development, acquisitions, and weeding as part of an annual review process.

·           Participates in projects in the CNMI Archives.

·           Supports operations in the Curriculum Resource Center (CRC), an education library held in concert with the School of Education.

·           Provides high-quality student and internal and external customer service.

·           Performs other duties as assigned by the Director of Library Programs and Services.

Minimum Qualifications:

·         Master’s degree in Library and Information Science from a U.S. Department of Education recognized and accredited institution.

·         Demonstrated commitment to academic research and information literacy instruction.

·         Familiarity with Integrated Library System management, original cataloging, open source applications, and library metadata schema.

Preferred Qualifications:

·         Prior experience in an academic library.

For the complete job posting and application information, please visit

For more information, contact Christopher Todd, Director of Library Programs and Services:

Application review will begin September 21, 2015.