Job: Virtual Learning Librarian

General Information
Virtual Learning Librarian

Number position available:

$48,000 to negotiable

Job Category:
Reference & Public Services

Position REQUIRES a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.


The University of North Florida, in Jacksonville, invites applications for a Virtual Learning Librarian. The Thomas G. Carpenter Library is the vibrant academic hub for the university’s 17,300 students. The Library is located at the center of the campus surrounded by beautiful grounds, a nature preserve, and an active community of student and faculty scholars.

As a member of the Instruction team, this library faculty position participates in the planning, coordination, delivery, and assessment of the library’s virtual services including online instruction, research consultations, chat/email/text research assistance, and the Library’s Virtual Learning Center (VLC). Promotes and maintains an understanding of the evolving role of active teaching, learning, and research through innovative instruction. Demonstrates knowledge of best practices and current trends in all areas related to research and information literacy with the purpose of continuously improving services. Documents and assesses the activities, effectiveness, and needs of library services and programs through statistical analysis, formal reports, and presentation. Provides virtual services and information literacy instruction to faculty and students in accordance with professional guidelines. Works under the general supervision of the Head of Instruction.



• ALA-accredited Master’s degree in Library Science.
• At least two years of experience in providing online, hybrid, or in-person instruction.
• Excellent communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills, particularly the ability to explain complex concepts to a wide variety of users in individual and group settings.
• Strong analytical and creative problem-solving skills with a willingness to be flexible and experiment with new methods and technologies.
• Ability to collaborate, maintaining collegial working relationships with administrators, staff, and faculty.


Preference shown to applicants who meet the required qualifications and also possess the following:
• Professional experience in an academic library.
• Working knowledge of immersive technologies, including virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR).
• Experience providing library reference and research support in all modes, particularly email, chat, and video conference.
• Experience with assessment and evaluation methodologies and activities.
• Experience in developing online resources for library users.
• Familiarity with online course delivery using a learning management system (LMS) such as Canvas.


Job open date:

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

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Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries

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Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
University of North Florida

Job Location:
Northeast Florida

1 UNF Drive




Institution Information
Institution Name :
University of North Florida, Thomas G. Carpenter Library

1 UNF Drive




Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Susie Parks

Contact Email:

Contact Phone:

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How to apply

Applicants must complete an online application, as well as upload supplemental documents, at to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online and/or upload all the required documents will not be considered for this position. Once you submit both your completed application and uploaded documents you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Susie Parks via e-mail at

You must apply online at and submit all required documents to be considered an applicant for this position. UNF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Institution.

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