Thomas More University is a private, Catholic, liberal arts institution located in the metropolitan Cincinnati area. The University is student-oriented, and teaching is our primary focus. Thomas More has a reputation for excellent education, community commitment, and student success, and takes pride in offering students an exceptional academic experience with small classes and committed faculty and staff. Thomas More serves approximately 2000 full- and part-time students on its beautiful campus in Crestview Hills, Kentucky.
As stewards of Thomas More University, it is expected that your work and contributions to our community will reflect the mission, values, and integrity of the University. We are committed to being a student-ready University and aspire to facilitate an interconnected community of excellence. In doing so, we will foster a sense of responsibility to others, act with respect, tolerance and compassion towards others, and care for God’s creation. Through this engagement, Thomas More University is a thriving and dynamic institution that espouses the values of a Catholic Liberal Arts education committed to the students that we serve today, those that we will serve tomorrow, and the communities our graduates will serve.
Position Overview: The Access and Acquisitions Library Worker plays a pivotal role in ensuring seamless access to resources and the acquisition of materials that support Thomas More University’s library and its mission at a small liberal arts institution rooted in the Catholic intellectual tradition. This position focuses on the efficient management of library materials and access support for students, faculty, and staff.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
Education, Specialized and/or Technical Knowledge Requirements: A Bachelor’s degree or extensive relevant experience as a substitute for post-secondary education; experience in circulation and interlibrary loan; understanding of and appreciation for the Catholic intellectual tradition; and a working knowledge of basic Microsoft Office software applications, including Word and Excel. Must know the Koha ILS or have sufficient ability to learn how to use the system for patron support. Consideration for experience in vendor relations, familiarity with library management, experience in acquisitions and cataloging in an academic library setting.