This is entry-level professional library work. Work includes providing customer service; making recommendations for materials acquisition; performing reference work in general and/or specialty fields; and planning and delivering outreach and programs. Work may also include assigning and following up on the work of para-professional and clerical employees. ... Read More
Posted Dec 30, 2020

Library Director

Abbot Public Library

Marblehead, Massachusetts

THE OPPORTUNITYOur 17th century town deserves a 21st century library, and our new Abbot Library Director will be the face and the voice of our mission. This 360-degree leadership opportunity in Marblehead, Massachusetts will tap talents, acumen, flexibility, and resourcefulness. Working shoulder-to-shoulder with our Board of Trustees and Town agencies, you will create new avenues of collaboration and outreach. You’ll champion a welcoming vibe in our library, empower your staff, demonstrate the library’s value to the community, and bring innovative best practices to library management.We are an involved and vested community, proud of our history and historical town treasures. In Marblehead, you will find encouraging support as the library continues to strengthen its role as the “go-to ... Read More
Posted Dec 29, 2020

Youth Services Librarian

Jamestown Philomenian Library


Youth Services LibrarianFull-Time (40 hours per week) vacancy for an energetic, team-oriented Youth Services Librarian with a strong public service commitment.The Jamestown Philomenian Library (JPL) is looking for an individual to run a busy Youth Services department on the island town of Jamestown, RI. JPL serves roughly 5,500 full and part-time residents (the population increases in the summer months).This position will be responsible for working with the public and other library staff members to provide a wide range of services to children, tweens, teens, and caregivers.This position reports to the Library Director.Primary Duties· Plan, implement, and promote weekly story times and programs· Choose materials for and lead monthly book clubs for different age groups (currently Grades 1- ... Read More
Posted Dec 29, 2020

Library Service Lead

Pines & Plains Libraries

Elizabeth Library, Elizabeth CO

Do you love sharing your favorite books and movies with friends? Are you fascinated by all the inner workings of public libraries? Can you motivate a team of other book-loving library staffers? The Elizabeth Branch of Pines & Plains Libraries has a rare opportunity for the right person to serve a friendly community, oversee work flow in a vibrant library and learn a full range of library tasks. Our new Library Service Lead will be good humored, adaptable, curious, community-minded and tech-savvy. If this sounds like you, scroll down for more details.Essential Duties Include, But Not Limited To:Operates under the direct management of the Branch Manager.Serves as a front-line expert and continually develops skills in reader's advisory, reference, and technology help.Trains patrons in the ... Read More
Posted Dec 26, 2020

Branch Manager

City of New Bedford

New Bedford

Manages the overall service plan and daily operation of a branch library, including staff management, collection development and maintenance, services and programs, customer and community relations, outreach, developing partnerships and overseeing the general maintenance and security of the library building and grounds.Plans and implements library programs for all ages including story hours, after-school activities, educational workshops, reading groups, and technology literacy classes.Analyzes circulation rates and patron requests to prepare current collections and respond to local needs; prepares displays of library materials.Develops branch library collections; reviews sources for ordering of print and non-print materials, catalogs new and donated materials; manages branch budget for ma ... Read More
Posted Dec 24, 2020

Library Manager 3

Pikes Peak Library District

20 N Cascade Ave, Colorado Springs

Position Summary: Operates in a diverse environment to help fulfill the Library’s mission by creating a customer-focused program of services, materials, and outreach for a large library in an assigned cluster.Essential FunctionsFunctions listed are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work performed. The omission of specific duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.Directs daily operations for a large library in a region. Schedules and supervises staff either directly or indirectly.Provides leadership, guidance, and training to library staff. Provides coaching and corrective action as necessary for staff at all levels. Conducts performance reviews.Interviews, selects and develops new staff.Pro ... Read More
Posted Dec 23, 2020

Deputy City Librarian

City of Salem - Salem Public Library

Salem, Oregon

The Salem Public Library is seeking a Deputy City Librarian who strives to provide excellent library services by turning visions and goals into reality. The ideal candidate has a history of successfully navigating operational challenges and using high-level oversight skills to help move strategic plan initiatives and goals forward. A proactive and adaptable leader, the Deputy City Librarian will problem solve and evaluate services to meet library demands and expectations all while handling the exciting transitions and opportunities of a newly remodeled library. The successful candidate is culturally astute, leads with integrity and can garner trust among staff, City, and the Salem community. The Deputy City Librarian turns the library dreams of our community, advocates, and staff into libr ... Read More
Posted Dec 22, 2020

Director - Public Relations & Marketing

Pikes Peak Library District

1175 Chapel Hills Dr

POSITION SUMMARY: Lead successful planning, implementation, execution, and evaluation of all marketing communication for Pikes Peak Library District (PPLD) to achieve its mission and goals. Provide strategic direction and oversight for advertising, marketing, promotion, and public/media relations, as well as daily management for marketing staff.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:Functions listed are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work performed. The omission of specific duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.Direct and motivate staff who oversee advertising, brand alignment, digital marketing, graphic design, photography, projects, program promotion, signage, and video production; offer guidance and su ... Read More
Posted Dec 22, 2020

Creative Technology Manager

Mesa County Libraries

Grand Junction, CO

Are you a dynamic leader who prioritizes customer service and providing access to cutting edge technology? Then look no further than this opportunity on the Western Slope of Colorado. You'll lead a creative team and oversee services at Mesa County Libraries 970West Studio,a community recording studio. In addition, you'll manage public technology access and the call center for the Central Library along with your 8-member team. We are looking for an individual with a strong aptitude for technology, providing a wide range of services from basic computer and printing assistance to high end sound and video recording equipment. The successful candidate will enjoy working with people, thinking creatively, managing multiple creative projects and building strategic relationships with community memb ... Read More
Posted Dec 21, 2020

Youth Services Assistant

Basalt Regional Library

14 Midland Ave. , Basalt, Colorado

The Youth Services Assistant will report directly to the Youth Services Assistant Director and the Teen Services Coordinator, providing library services geared to elementary, middle and high school aged patrons. This position assists in planning and implementing programs; reference and readers’ advisory; collection development; school outreach; and provides support to circulation staff. Excellent customer service skills and a genuine passion for working with this age group are a must. This position requires evening and weekend hours. All Library staff are expected to provide quality customer service with both internal and external customers and to establish and maintain effective working relationships in a team environment. ... Read More
Posted Dec 18, 2020

District Director

Delta County Public Library District

Delta County, CO

Are you a dynamic leader who values wide-open spaces and small-town charm? Then look no further than this opportunity on the Western Slope of Colorado; where your vision and strategic-thinking will guide the future of a district with five libraries in rural communities; where your strength in building relationships will connect the libraries to the communities they serve;where you will find yourself at the helm of an innovative team in your role as District Director of Delta County Libraries.The District Director is the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer for the District. As the CEO/CFO the District Director is therefore responsible for all functions related to the operation of the District, including the five libraries (Cedaredge, Crawford, Delta, Hotchkiss, & Paonia) ... Read More
Posted Dec 18, 2020
Sonoma County LibraryAnnounces an Employment OpportunityDEPUTY LIBRARY DIRECTOR- ROHNERT PARK HEADQUARTERS40 HOURS PER WEEK – FULL TIMEThe Deputy Library Director position oversees, directs, and participates in all activities of the Library’s operations, including short- and long-term planning as well as development and administration of departmental policies, procedures, and services; Provides assistance to the Library Director in a variety of administrative, coordinative, analytical, and liaison capacities. The incumbent is accountable for accomplishing departmental planning and operational goals and objectives, and for furthering Library goals and objectives within general policy guidelines.THE POSITION:Please see the attached job specifications for full details about this position. ... Read More
Posted Dec 18, 2020

Youth Collections Librarian

Mesa County Libraries

Grand Junction, CO

POSITION TITLE: Librarian EXTERNAL TITLE: Youth Collections LibrarianDEPARTMENT: Collection Management GRADE: 27 FTE: 1.0POSITION DESCRIPTION: Performs all duties related to library collection developmentSUPERVISION RECEIVED: Works under the supervision of the Head of Collection ManagementSUPERVISION EXERCISED: NoneFUNCTIONAL RELATIONSHIPS: Librarians and other staff members who assist with the function of materials selection and collection maintenance and Youth Services staff.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:1. Materials Selection: Coordinate the selection of all youth materials for the Library District, including print, media, and periodicals. Select materials that meet the diverse needs of youth from birth through 18. Ensure that collections are up to date, comprehensive in scope, and responsive to ... Read More
Posted Dec 17, 2020

Collection Development Librarian / Assistant Librarian

University of Wyoming Libraries

Laramie, WY

JOB PURPOSE: The University of Wyoming Libraries invites applicants for a Collection Development Librarian. This position is part of a team that acquires, maintains, and assesses library collections in support of learning, teaching, and research in alignment with the university's and Libraries' strategic directions.This position reports to the Assistant Dean for Resource Discovery & Management.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Collaborate with the collections, acquisitions, electronic resources, discovery teams, and other teams, units, and departments to accomplish goals.Work with university and library colleagues to ensure current collections meet an evolving and growing university's needs, with diverse viewpoints, interests, abilities, and perspectives, and support the university ... Read More
Posted Dec 16, 2020

Learning & Engagement Librarian / Assistant Librarian

University of Wyoming Libraries

Laramie, WY

JOB PURPOSE: The University of Wyoming Libraries invites applications for a Learning & Engagement Librarian in the Education & Research Services division. The Learning & Engagement Librarian serves as the Libraries’ primary contact for information literacy instruction and outreach during the first-year experience and works collaboratively with other librarians and with teaching faculty to develop services and strategies to actively engage with students.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Teach research and information literacy skills to undergraduate students in support of UW's general education curriculumParticipate in library instructional initiatives and research help services as a member of the Research & Instruction teamLead library instruction, student engagement ... Read More
Posted Dec 16, 2020

Library Associate

High Plains Library District

Outreach, Greeley, CO

Library AssociateRole:Drives mobile services vehicles to off-site locations to assist patrons with information and educational requests, handles material check in and out, and plans and conducts programming.Major Duties and Responsibilities:10% - DRIVES LARGE VEHICLES – Safely drives large vehicles such as a bookmobile that is up to 34’ long and delivery vans to remote locations throughout service areas and through congested city traffic in sometimes adverse weather conditions to locate assets at locations where patrons can access library services and materials. (Essential)40% - PATRON ASSISTANCE – Serves as the first point of contact for patrons in assistance with using library materials and information, guiding them in searching the catalog and stacks, accessing databases, and navi ... Read More
Posted Dec 10, 2020

Librarian III/Branch Manager #117000237

Cumberland County Public Library & Information Center

Fayetteville, NC West Regional Branch

QUALIFICATIONS:Master's degree in Library Science and three years of professional public library experience to include one year of supervisory experience in a public library.Equivalent Training:Trainee candidates must have 30 months (2½ years) of professional public library experience to include six months of supervisory experience in a public library.Management Preference: Experience as a trainer preferredDUTIES:An employee in this position is responsible for hiring, supervising, training, evaluating, and scheduling subordinate supervisors and branch staff to ensure customers are given efficient, prompt, and competent assistance and pleasant working conditions are maintained. This position oversees all branch services and operations in accordance with policy and procedures, including Inf ... Read More
Posted Dec 10, 2020

Library Associate (Multi-Media Specialist)

City of Littleton

Littleton, CO

The City of Littleton has an opening for a Multi-Media Specialist to provide high quality customer service to library users. This position instructs patrons on the use of technology and digital resources including the library’s Makerspace lab. Additionally, this position performs a range of audio, video and multi-media production duties to assist staff with virtual programming and will assist with the library’s social media content and campaigns.The ideal candidate is creative and thoughtful about providing an exceptional customer experience, whether it’s online or in person. The ideal candidate has strong interpersonal skills, is innovative and unafraid to take risks, seeks opportunities for collaboration, and enjoys learning and helping others learn about the latest technology plat ... Read More
Posted Dec 9, 2020


Plymouth Public Library

Plymouth, Indiana

Director,Plymouth Public Library (Indiana)Located in Indiana within an easy drive of the metro South Bend/Mishawaka and Chicago areas, the Plymouth Public Library seeks a dynamic and visionary leader to serve as Library Director. Plymouth, the county seat, is a charming Midwestern town with a picturesque downtown and abundant community spirit.The library, with a budget of nearly $2 million and a 35,000 square-foot building,serves almost 20,000 residents who reside in the City of Plymouth and two townships in Marshall County. The library is embarking on a major renovation project that will allow the library to continue to provide outstanding library services to the community.This Director opening is a great opportunity for someone whowants to lead thelibrary as it continues to embrace its v ... Read More
Posted Dec 8, 2020

Library Supervisor - Materials Management

Appleton Public Library

Appleton, WI

Job DescriptionThis is a supervisory management position responsible for overseeing collection development, cataloging, returns, shelving, and inventory control including providing oversight for RFID management. Work requires supervising the Materials Management Section, including staff in returns, sorting, shelving, cataloging, acquisitions, materials processing and materials handling. The work involves supervising subordinate staff (comprised of an Assistant Supervisor, professional, paraprofessional and clerical staff), planning and monitoring the work in their assigned service area. The incumbent works under the general supervision of the Assistant Library Director. Some evenings and weekends are required. ... Read More
Posted Dec 8, 2020

Digital Experience Manager

Sno-Isle Libraries

Service Center

Job SummaryThe Digital Experience Manager is responsible for overseeing the strategic and operational development of the customer digital experience. This position will oversee the content management system (CMS) for the Library website, as well as other digital tools including the online event management system, digital help desk and mobile apps for Sno-Isle Libraries. This position will work with people from diverse backgrounds, build and maintain relationships with library stakeholders and community leaders, and identify ways to best meet diverse customer needs.Essential FunctionsParticipate in strategic development of the customer digital experience; articulate the vision and mission of the website to stakeholders.Provide overall leadership including planning, coordinating, evaluating, ... Read More
Posted Dec 8, 2020

Reference/Technology Instruction Librarian

Weymouth Public Libraries

Weymouth, MA

Tuesdays through Fridays 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.DefinitionThe Weymouth Public Libraries is in need of a professional and self-starting librarian interested in being a key member of a progressive, dynamic library system. We seek an outgoing, innovative, collaborative, and service-oriented librarian to provide technology instruction and reference services. Our culture of “Yes!” has resulted in a large growth in programs and services for grateful and increasingly engaged library patrons and local decision makers. We are fortunate to be in a state-of-the-art new building, which has a Digital Media Lab, 46 public computers as well as meeting and study rooms, equipped with collaboration tools and device mirroring capabilities. This is an exciting opportunity to help our patrons take advantag ... Read More
Posted Dec 8, 2020


Sonoma County Library

Rohnert Park Cotati Regional Library

Sonoma County LibraryAnnounces an Employment OpportunityBRANCH MANAGER- ROSELAND REGIONAL LIBRARY40 HOURS PER WEEK – FULL TIMEDo you believe in collaborating with a committed group of coworkers and community partners in working towards racial equity? Do you thrive in a busy, vibrant environment serving community members of all ages? Do you enjoy developing and supporting staff to be joyful, fulfilled, and of service to the community? Is meaningful customer service a core value of yours?If this sounds like you, we would love to have you part of the Sonoma County Library team as we move into a newly renovated library building in the heart of Santa Rosa’s Roseland neighborhood, set to open in early 2021. The Roseland neighborhood is nestled west of downtown Santa Rosa and is home to a gro ... Read More
Posted Dec 8, 2020
Sonoma County LibraryAnnounces an Employment OpportunityLIBRARIAN I or II, CHILDREN’S SERVICES –ROSELAND REGIONAL LIBRARY40 HOURS PER WEEK – FULL TIMEDo find joy in bringing library service to the community through innovative programs and outreach? Are you most at home in dynamic, busy library spaces where you can use your Spanish language skills to present storytimes and STEM programs, help community members access technology, and communicate all the library has to offer? Do you believe in collaborating with committed group of coworkers and community partners to work towards equity in the organization, and in the services the library provides to our entire community?If this sounds like you, we would love to have you part of the Sonoma County Library team as we move into a newly reno ... Read More
Posted Dec 7, 2020

Head of Adult Learning

Mesa County Public Library District

Central Branch

POSITION TITLE: Head of Adult Learning EXTERNAL TITLE: Head of Adult Learning DEPARTMENT: Adult Learning Center GRADE: 31 FLSA: Exempt FTE: 1.0 POSITION DESCRIPTION: Performs all duties related to managing Adult Learning CenterSUPERVISION RECEIVED: Works independently under the supervision of the Associate DirectorSUPERVISION EXERCISED: Program Coordinator, Program Specialist, Instructors, VolunteersESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 1. Adult Learning Center Operations: Develop and implement programs and services that support English language instruction, high school equivalency attainment, adult basic literacy, and preparation for U.S. Citizenship throughout Mesa County. Plan, prepare and administer a budget for purchases to meet goals and objectives of the center. Develop and maintain a network ... Read More
Posted Dec 7, 2020

Education and Outreach Student Assistant

Auraria Library / University of Colorado Denver


This position will provide education and outreach to the students, faculty, and staff of the Auraria Campus, which serves the University of Colorado Denver, Metropolitan State University Denver, and the Community College of Denver. Our Education and Outreach Student Assistants form the core of our public service model, and this is very much a hands-on position. Successful applicants can expect authentic experiences involving research help and library instruction, as well as other opportunities related to the day-to-day operations of a large academic library, such as collections and digitization projects.Note: due to COVID-19, the position is currently entirely remote, with the possibility of returning to campus sometime in 2021 depending on University of Colorado public health protocols. T ... Read More
Posted Dec 7, 2020

Librarian I - Children's Services

Eagle Valley Library District

Eagle, Gypsum

Position Summary: Plans, organizes, directs, and manages Children's Library services in a branch library. May assume responsibility for staff in the absence of the Branch Manager.RequiredCompletion of a Master of Library and Information Science degree from an American Library Association accredited institutionOne year of Children’s Services professional library experience or coursework focusing in this areaPreferredKnowledge of the principles and practices of public library functionsKnowledge of the principles of library collection development, planning, coordination, and budget managementA working knowledge of computer applications for library servicesConsiderable knowledge of the needs and abilities of children and the available library materials and servicesExcellent oral and written ... Read More
Posted Dec 4, 2020

Director of Development

Mystic & Noank Library

Mystic, CT

Director of Development Mystic Noank LibraryThe Mystic & Noank Library seeks a self-directed, creative, responsible, and positive team member with a commitment to ensure the financial well-being of our beloved and highly regarded Mystic & Noank Library.This is a full-time (40 hours per week) fundraising position with high visibility in the Mystic community. Flexibility is necessary, as workflow and schedule often fluctuates. This position reports directly to the Executive Director, with oversight from, and monthly reporting to, the Board of Trustees. This position supervises the part-time Marketing/PR position.This individual will plan, organize, and direct all fundraising activities including, but not limited to the following: donor relationships, new donor cultivation, grant appl ... Read More
Posted Dec 4, 2020

Library Associate at Glenwood Springs

Garfield County Libraries

Support Services

What exactly does a Library Associate do? Contrary to popular belief, Library Associates actually rarely have a spare minute to "sit around and read books". Library Associates are busy from the beginning of their shift until the end.Library Associates' primary responsibility and objective is to consistently provide outstanding customer service to every GCPLD patron.This is accomplished in many ways including answering questions in-person, over the phone, or electronically; helping locate archived materials such as a grandparent's wedding announcement in a small town newspaper on the other side of the country; learning about a child's interests and helping them discover something new to read; providing computer assistance, including help with mobile devices, to anyone who needs it; and conn ... Read More
Posted Dec 4, 2020

Adult Services Assistant

Clearview Library District


The Adult Services Assistant provides program support and assistance to the Adult Programming and Collections Librarian. The person in this role assists patrons by responding to a wide variety of questions and requests, builds partnerships in the community, and provides outreach services for the library district. ... Read More
Posted Dec 3, 2020