The Part-Time Circulation Manager provides and oversees circulation services for library users 20 hours per week and works in coordination with the Public Services Librarian. The Part-Time Circulation Manager supervises student workers, assists with circulation tasks, answers reference questions, processes course reserves, and resolves overdue materials/fine issues with students. On occasion the person in this position may be needed to fill in for other shifts during the absence of various staff. This is a year-round position.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Works closely with the Public Services Librarian to ensure coordination on all aspects of circulation services and projects.
Completes accessioning of newly acquired materials.
Processes course reserves on a timely basis.
Answers in-person and telephone reference questions.
Supervises and delegates projects to student workers and ensures desk coverage as scheduled. Monitors substitute worker list.
Assists patrons with sound equipment, computer, and printer/copier usage as appropriate.
Resolves fines and overdue material issues.
Assists in the training of new student workers, including bindery work training.
Provides assistance with ILL delivery courier service.
Organizes and retrieves materials in off-site storage.
The mission of Berklee College of Music is to educate, train, and develop students to excel in music as a career. Developing the musicianship of all our students is the foundation of our curriculum. We believe that the lessons and qualities derived from that work?the self-discipline needed for excellence, the empathy required of music making and the openness and inquisitiveness essential to creati...vity?are critical to achievement in any pursuit, musical or otherwise; and that music is a powerful catalyst for personal growth, which is central to any collegiate experience. Founded on jazz and popular music rooted in the African cultural diaspora, our comprehensive curriculum is distinctly contemporary in its content and approach, and embraces the principal musical movements of our time. Through a course of scholarly and practical learning experiences integrating performance and writing, our curriculum covers the variety of influential styles, relevant technologies, and career opportunities open to today's music professional.