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Librarian 1 - Center for Popular Music* (accepting applications until March 8)

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Work Type: Administrative
Location: Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Categories: Library, College of Media & Entertainment

Job Title

Librarian 1 - Center for Popular Music

Department

Center for Popular Music

Salary

$57,113 - $71,487; commensurate with experience

Job Summary/Basic Function

Serve as the librarian for the Center for Popular Music research collection containing over one million items, including 13,000 reference books. Primary responsibilities include original and copy cataloging of materials in all formats (reading room books, sound recordings, sheet music, etc.) according to either library or archival national standards; scheduling and providing instruction and tours for MTSU classes and other visiting groups; plan, schedule, and execute student programming and outreach efforts for the Center; providing reference services to patrons; collaborate in maintaining and promoting the Center through social media; maintain CPM website; collection development for the CPM reference book collection; perform physical processing and repair of Reading Room materials per protocol; supervise Assistant Librarian position; serve as liaison with James E. Walker Library; and perform other related tasks as assigned.

Required Education

American Library Association accredited master's degree required.

Required Related Experience

Two years full-time directly related, progressively responsible experience in a library, archive, or similar setting.

Desirable Related Experience

Three years full-time directly related, progressively responsible experience in a library, archive, or similar setting. Training/experience working with music related materials preferred. Supervisory experience preferred.

Documents Needed to Apply

Cover Letter & CV Required

MTSU offers a comprehensive benefits package, including but not limited to the following:  

  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation Leave for Administrative/Classified Staff/12-month Faculty
  • 13 paid University holidays
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Optional 401K and 403B Deferred Compensation Plans
  • Educational benefits for the employee and their spouse and dependents
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MTSU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that values diversity in all its forms. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Proof of U.S. citizenship or eligibility for U.S. employment is required before employment (Immigration Control Act of 1986). Clery Act crime statistics for MTSU are available at https://www.mtsu.edu/police/docs/2023AnnualSecurityReport.pdf or by contacting MTSU Public Safety at (615) 898-2424.

MTSU is a Tobacco & Drug-Free campus.

This position requires a criminal background check. Therefore, you will be required to provide information about your criminal history to be considered.

For individuals requiring reasonable accommodation to apply: In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation to apply for a position with MTSU, please call 615-898-2929 or email emp@mtsu.edu.

Application Review Date: March 8, 2024

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