Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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Provide technical and administrative supportfor medical library reference
and information services.
Perform on-line data searches and implements various computer systems
utilized by the department
Conductthe orientation programs of library operations.
Work for continuous improvement of library services.
Catalog bookand non-book materials using classification and coding
Delicate work to library technical and clerical staff.
Assist Dean of Librarianship in planning the library collection development
programs, goals and policies and procedures.
Train library staff
Evaluate, select, and make accessible both online and print resources for
Dow University of Health Sciences faculty and students and staff and its
constituent institutional libraries. Conducta bookinventory of the Library’s
Provide individual and group instruction on using medical and healthcare
online resources. Obtain copies of journal articles via online resources or
interlibrary loans with other medical libraries.
Promote library collection and services to the faculty and students.
FOLLOWING TASKS COMPLETED
ISO Certification to the Library
Library web page.
Working on Open sourceintegrated library management system such as
LIMS, Koha, including international cataloguing and classification
standards (MARC, Subject Headings, AAC2R, DDC, Library of Congress
and NLM) for implementation at DUHS Libraries.
Control and manage the overall library administration of both libraries.
Prepare job descriptions of library staff.
Train technical and non-technical staff for providing better services to the
Participate in the Director’s and Library Committee meetings.
Supportand work with the Director and Library Committee at a strategic
level, in order to enhance and expand the range and quality of library and
Play active role in automation of the IBA Libraries.
Prepare annual library progress report and budget.
Acquire online databases / electronic resources for IBA libraries.
Supervise, plan, recommend, analyze and coordinate the automation,
communication and on-line systems within the Libraries.
Provide leadership and direction towards the improvement of Library
Keep abreast of developments in electronic resources.
Make plan for technical and readers’ services and storage management.
Introduce Inter Library Loan system and professional development with
National and International Libraries and Resource Centers.
Provide reference and other library services for the scholars, researchers,
Provide bibliographic instruction, full-text articles and reports and other
material, which includes use of the Internet, computerized databases
(OPAC), CD-ROM databases, online databases, indexes, directories and
other print and online reference sources.
Searchstrategiesusedfor retrieving information from electronic/online
Answers reference questions via telephone, mail, and e-mail covering a
wide range of variety and conductthe needed research involved.
Assist in the selection and evaluation of electronic and print reference
sources and deliver them in a form appropriate to the situation.
Provide formal training and instruction in the effective use of electronic
resources for the staff, faculty, students and targeted audience.
To manage circulation, reference service activities.
To perform bookordering, cataloging, periodicals subscription, CD-Rom
ordering, and subscription of online resources.
Prepare Power Point presentations.
MasterDegree in Library and Information Science
Diploma in Librarianship