MD Anderson Cancer Center Librarian - Research Medical Library in Houston, Texas

The mission of The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention, and through education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public.

The Librarian provides expert literature searches and consultations.

Key Functions:

Provides expert literature searches and consultations to clients who seek clinical, medical, or scientific information. Serves as a consultant to institutional groups evaluating programs, exploring initiatives, and developing resources.

Provides general and in-depth reference assistance using available technologies for clients who seek clinical, medical, or scientific knowledge.

Staffs the Information Desk and serves as on-call reference librarian.

Education

Required: Master's degree in Library Information Science from a program accredited by the American Library Association.

Experience

Preferred: A minimum of two years of library experience acquired in an academic science or medical library.

Preferred Certification: Membership in the Medical Library Association's Academy of Health Information Professionals.

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html