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Library Specialist

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Library Specialist
Requisition Number RE10270
Working Title Lexmark Library Specialist
Department Name 88100:LIBRARIES
Work Location Lexmark Library
Grade Level 42
Salary Range $16.01-25.61/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


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Required Related Experience

2 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Lifting, pushing or pulling objects up to 25 lbs and sitting for long periods of time.


Monday – Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm (37.5 hrs/wk) – Days with some flex-time possible.

Job Summary

The Lexmark Library Specialist is responsible for the management and daily operations of the library. Duties include reference services, collection management, database support and document delivery services.
Estimated grant funding available for this position through March 31, 2019.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Reference, information literacy, collection management, document delivery, management, MS Office, and supervision.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes
Preferred Education/Experience

Master’s Degree in Library Science or Bachelor’s Degree with 2 years of academic or corporate library experience

Deadline to Apply 05/01/2017
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please describe your library experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Please describe your experience with managing projects, facilities and employees.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents