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Our students are employed in libraries throughout the Sacramento region.
The faculty member shall be responsible for the following:
teaching assigned classes under the supervision of the area dean; helping
students fulfill their maximum potential in mastering course content; assessing
student learning outcomes; maintaining a thorough and up-to-date knowledge in
his/her regular teaching field; continuing professional development; utilizing
current technology in the performance of job duties; maintaining standards of
professional conduct and ethics appropriate to the professional position;
assisting with articulation and curriculum development and review; serving on
college committees and participating in faculty governance including
accreditation and student co-curricular activities; assuming other
responsibilities as assigned by the area dean; fulfilling other duties and
responsibilities of a full-time faculty member as outlined in the college
Under the supervision of the Dean of Learning Resources, and
in collaboration with the other librarians, the Public Services Librarian’s
duties include, but are not limited to:
• Providing reference and information services to students
• Providing library instruction in a variety of settings.
• Maintaining up-to-date instruction materials for library
resources, including print and online publications and services.
• Utilizing current and emerging technology in reference and
• Selecting materials across all subject areas and formats.
• Developing quantitative and qualitative methods for
determining the effectiveness and value of collection development activities
across all formats in terms of how well they meet students’ needs.
• Supporting effective decision-making concerning
acquisition, renewal, retention, and location of collections by analyzing
collections data, presenting findings, and making recommendations.
• Applying strong analytical skills in support of
library-wide collection management efforts.
• Assisting in the negotiation and licensing of online
resources and in collaborative collection building.
• Working collaboratively with others throughout the Library
and District to support collections-related activities.
• Monitoring trends in resource sharing, electronic
resources, collection assessment, and collection management, and collaborating
in the application of best practices to library processes.
Teaching assignment may include day, evening, on-line,
television courses, podcasts, hybrid, weekend, and/or off campus classes.
Work Year 164
1. Have a master’s degree from an accredited institution,
completed by August 17, 2017, in Library Science or Library and Information
Science; OR, hold a California Community College Instructor’s Credential in the
discipline area; OR, the equivalent.*
2. Have sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse
academic socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual
orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, including
those with physical or learning disabilities as it relates to differences in
*Note: Applicants applying under the “equivalent” provision
must attach details and explain how their academic preparation is the
equivalent of the degrees listed above.
Applicants applying to this Los Rios Community College
District Faculty position are REQUIRED to complete fully and submit:
1. The Los Rios Community College District Faculty
2. Unofficial transcripts of college/university work
(“graduate advising documents and grade reports” will not be accepted as
(NOTE: Los Rios employees are also required to submit
unofficial copies of transcripts.)
3. Resume or Curriculum Vitae
4. Two letters of recommendation
5. Letter of Interest
Note: Applications submitted without all of the required
documents, listed above, will be disqualified. Also, individuals who have
completed college or university course work at an institution in a country
other than the United States must obtain a complete evaluation of foreign
transcripts, degrees and other relevant documents. A foreign transcript
evaluation is required any time foreign course work is used to meet minimum
qualifications and/or salary placement even if the foreign transcript has been
accepted by a college or university in the United States.
Foreign transcript evaluations are ONLY accepted from AICE
(Association of International Credential Evaluations, Inc.) or NACES (The
National Association of Credential Evaluation Services) agencies or evaluators.
Foreign Degree Transcript Evaluations click here
Do not submit additional materials that are not requested.
Beginning and/or Ending Dates
Full-Time, Tenure-Track Position
Beginning on or about August 17, 2017.
How and where to apply
Please visit our Frequently Asked Questions for complete
information on how to apply online with our District. Application services are
available between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, at the Los
Rios Community College District Human Resources Office located at 1919 Spanos
Court, Sacramento, CA 95825-3981. If you need assistance with any phase of the
application process, please call (916) 568-3112 or come in during our business
hours. Applications are due by midnight of the posting closing date.
All Positions: Offers of employment are contingent upon the
successful clearance from a criminal background check, freedom from
tuberculosis, and proof of identity and eligibility to work in the United
States prior to the first day of work. The District may select additional
qualified candidates should unexpected vacancies or needs occur during this
recruitment/selection process. When education is a requirement for the
position, official academic transcripts from the accredited college/university
must be submitted within 60 days of hire.
Administrative/Executive/Faculty Positions: Contingent on
funding and eligibility, successful candidates selected for an interview may be
eligible to apply for partial reimbursement of travel expenses. Candidate
Travel Reimbursement click here
Letter of Interest
P-881 Report of
Arrests Which Lead To Convictions For Crime Document
Document (Or Applicant Letter for Equivalency Consideration)