Library Director

Rogers Free Library

Bristol, RI

Rogers Free Library in Bristol, Rhode Island is seeking experienced, innovative candidates for the position of Library Director. Built in 1877, the library is a community hub located in the center of Bristol, ranked as one of the 25 Best Small Towns in America by Architectural Digest in 2018. This deepwater seaport is home to more than 22,000 residents and Roger Williams University.GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:This is a professional, administrative position responsible for a broad range of public library functions. The work involves the responsibility for the provision of library services to patrons and community organizations. Duties include policy recommendations, departmental planning, and direction and administration of library activities. The work requires that the employee have thorou ... Read More
Posted Aug 10, 2020

Cataloging and Interlibrary Loan Librarian

Johnson & Wales University

Providence, Rhode Island

SummaryManages integrated library systems operations associated with the effective metadata representation, discovery and sharing of library and archival collectionsEssential Job FunctionsCatalogs and classifies print and online information resources; analyzes and interprets resource data and applies appropriate bibliographic metadata standards and formatsEvaluates system functionality, including assessment of departmental outcomes, system usage, and user satisfaction data; recommends and establishes system options and settings universitywide to optimize the representation, discovery and sharing of library collections and information resourcesDevelops and implements policies and procedures, and oversees mediated lending of library collections and information resourcesManages requests from ... Read More
Posted Aug 10, 2020

Youth Services Librarian

Lyons Community Library

Lyons, CO

Description:The Lyons Community Library seeks a dedicated professional to serve as a part-time Youth Services Librarian under the general direction of the Library Director. This position will develop services, collections, and programs (particularly storytimes) for children and teens. The role requires a dynamic, progressive, inclusive self-starter to continue building on our youth department’s strong foundation and patronage. We seek a candidate who is creative, energetic, and genuinely enjoys working with children and their families and caregivers. As the Lyons Community Library is warm and small, duties will include services to all-ages at all service points.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Functions listed are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work performed ... Read More
Posted Aug 9, 2020

Librarian- Substitute

High Plains Library District

Centennial Park Library, Farr Regional Library, Lincoln Park Library, Riverside Library and Cultural Center, Kersey Library, Carbon Valley Regional Library, Erie Community Library

Role:Answers patron requests for information and assistance, coordinates programming within the branch, and acts as a staff resource.Major Duties and Responsibilities:40% - IN BRANCH PROGRAMMING - Working independently or as part of a team, develops relevant programs by using project management and outcomes based planning and evaluation tools; delivers programs to audiences within the library, and assists Community Relations and Marketing with recruiting attendees in order to provide benefit to patrons, promote use of library resources and represent the library district to the community. E15% - PATRON ASSISTANCE – Receives referrals from Library Associates working with patrons, assists patrons in locating the information needed through the use of library resources and Internet sites; pro ... Read More
Posted Aug 6, 2020

Library Aide

North Kingstown Free Library

North Kingstown, RI

Responsibilities:Serving the public at library’s circulation deskDuties include:Checking materials in and outPacking and unpacking inter-library loan deliveriesRegistering patrons to use the libraryCollecting overdue finesResponding to patron questions and problemsHelping patrons find items in the collectionHelping patrons use collection resources, both print and onlineAnswering the telephoneShelving returned library materialsQualifications:Graduation from high school or GED equivalentAbility to learn, understand and apply standard library principles, methods, techniques and routinesExperience with computers requiredAbility to establish and maintain effective personal relationships with the public and with working associatesPhysical capacity to work at a library service counter for exten ... Read More
Posted Aug 5, 2020

Library Technician

William B. Meyer, Inc.

3080 Broadway, NYC, NY

Job DescriptionWilliam B. Meyer, Inc. is a full-service logistics company that specializes in the relocation of libraries and archives on a national level.We are seeking qualified individuals to assist in the packing, re-shelving, scanning, interfiling and moving of library collections at the Jewish Theological Seminary Library in New York, NY. This is a temporary assignment beginning on Tuesday, August 11th and ending on August 25th. A second phase of this project will begin the second week of September and continue through October.Duties IncludePack books onto library carts or into boxesUn-pack and re-shelve collectionsPush library cartsInterfile collectionsScan / inventory collectionsRequirementsMust be punctual and reliableMust be authorized to work in the United StatesMust be at least ... Read More
Posted Aug 4, 2020

Children's Librarian

High Plains Library District

Riverside Library and Cultural Center

LibrarianRole:Answers patron requests for information and assistance, coordinates programming within the branch, and acts as a staff resource.Major Duties and Responsibilities:40% - IN BRANCH PROGRAMMING - Working independently or as part of a team, develops relevant programs by using project management and outcomes-based planning and evaluation tools; delivers programs to audiences within the library, and assists Community Relations and Marketing with recruiting attendees in order to provide benefit to patrons, promote use of library resources and represent the library district to the community. (Essential)15% - PATRON ASSISTANCE – Receives referrals from Library Associates working with patrons, assists patrons in locating the information needed through the use of library resources and ... Read More
Posted Aug 4, 2020

Librarian

High Plains Library District

Riverside Library and Cultural Center

LibrarianRole:Answers patron requests for information and assistance, coordinates programming within the branch, and acts as a staff resource.Major Duties and Responsibilities:40% - IN BRANCH PROGRAMMING - Working independently or as part of a team, develops relevant programs by using project management and outcomes-based planning and evaluation tools; delivers programs to audiences within the library, and assists Community Relations and Marketing with recruiting attendees in order to provide benefit to patrons, promote use of library resources and represent the library district to the community. (Essential)15% - PATRON ASSISTANCE – Receives referrals from Library Associates working with patrons, assists patrons in locating the information needed through the use of library resources and ... Read More
Posted Aug 3, 2020

Adult Education Instructor - 180544003

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 providing classroom or online Adult Basic/Secondary Education instruction for adults, and by participating in community outreach events to promote Pikes Peak Library District and its adult education services.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.Provides an encouraging, welcoming point of contact in person, over the phone, or in a virtual environment for adults seeking literacy, high school equivalency, adult basic education, and career and college readiness instruction.Provides inst ... Read More
Posted Jul 31, 2020

Library Supervisor

Pikes Peak Library District

685 N Murray Blvd

Position Summary: Operates in a diverse environment to help fulfill the Library’s mission by providing customer focused library circulation and information services, supervising circulation staff, and participating in a wide variety of support activities and programming.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 circulation operations for assigned branch library or multiple locations, including all circulation functions, registration, customer accounts, shelving, and other support activities including routine facility and IT maintenance needs.Manages and assigns dai ... Read More
Posted Jul 31, 2020

Library Manager 2

Pikes Peak Library District

230 S Main Street, Fountain

Position Summary: Operates in a diverse environment to help fulfill the Library’s mission by providing a customer-focused program of services, materials, and outreach for a library or libraries 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 an assigned library or libraries; provides direct public service; provides supervision and staff development.Provides leadership, guidance, and training to library staff. Provides coaching and corrective action as necessary for staff at all levels. Conducts performance reviews.Interviews, sele ... Read More
Posted Jul 31, 2020

Library Director

Pine River Library

Bayfield, CO

Major Duties of the Library DirectorCommunicate with other libraries in SW Colorado and across the state to participate in cooperative endeavorsDevelop a budget that works with the goals and desires of the community and be responsible for following all aspects of Budget Law.Work collaboratively with the Board of Directors, providing them with the necessary information they need to oversee the director, policy decisions, and fiduciary responsibilitiesActively participate in community activities and organizationsManage 15 staff, encouraging and inspiring them to do their bestAssume full management responsibility for all services and activities of the library ... Read More
Posted Jul 31, 2020
Provides community members, patrons and, staff with exceptional customer service and technical support in the Library Technology and Innovation (LTI) Division. Responsible for ensuring access and information to our public through maintaining the Library’s Public Access Network consisting of servers, PCs, network equipment (switches), virtualization, Windows Domain Management, Group Policy, SAAS solutions. DHCP, DNS, and Proxy Server.The salary range for this position is $26.30- $39.47 per hour with a hiring range of $26.30 - $32.88, depending on qualifications and experience.Position will close to applicants on: 8/10/2020 at 12:00 P.M. M.S.T.With over 300 days of sunshine, its proximity to Rocky Mountain National Park, its endless outdoor recreation options and a thriving arts, brewery, ... Read More
Posted Jul 31, 2020

Assistant Library Director

City of Fort Lupton

Public and School

The Assistant Library Director assists the Library Director in the administration and operation of the library. They also act as the Patron Services Supervisor who supervises, schedules, interviews, and trains patron service staff, including Library Technicians, Library Assistants and Library Pages. Works with patron service staff to provide patrons with customer service, reference help, reader’s advisory, computer and technical assistance and general circulation needs.Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesAssist the Library Director in the administration and operation of the Library DepartmentMake policy and procedure recommendations to the Library Director.Supervises, instructs, schedules, reviews, and evaluates work activities for assigned staff; makes hiring and dismissal recommendati ... Read More
Posted Jul 30, 2020

Adult Services Assistant

Delta County Public Library District

Delta County Libraries

If you dream of mountain towns, piles of books, creative projects with interesting people . . . and . . . if you listen well, think quickly, enjoy variety, stay calm under pressure . . . this can all come together for you with the Delta Library Team as an Adult Services Assistant. ... Read More
Posted Jul 30, 2020

Branch Manager – South Waco Library

Waco-McLennan County Library

South Waco Library

Are you creative, energetic, and innovative? Do you believe in the mission of libraries and want to share that enthusiasm with the public? Then the Waco-McLennan County Library wants you to join its team. We are searching for someone who is passionate about providing excellent library services to the people of Waco and excited about new challenges.The Branch Manager works with the Library Director in furthering the library’s mission and accomplishing goals. The incumbent performs a variety of professional librarian duties including, but not limited to:ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Plan, organize, administer, and evaluate the operations activities of the branch, including facilities, equipment, and branch security issues. Oversee the preparation, administration, and expenditures of assigned ... Read More
Posted Jul 29, 2020

Youth Services Coordinator

Garfield County Libraries

Parachute, CO, USA 81635

Garfield County Public Library District is seeking an experienced, enthusiastic, energetic, and versatile Youth Services Coordinator for the Parachute Branch Library. This position is responsible for: providing high quality library services and resources to all users, children through adult; planning, promoting, and implementing youth services programs, assisting with the design and implementation of the Summer Reading Program, conducting storytime, performing outreach activities and collection development.The Youth Services Coordinatorstrives to provide outstanding customer service to all Library District staff, maintains an excellent rapport with contractors and vendors, and treats all individuals within and outside the District with courtesy and respect at all times. The Youth Services ... Read More
Posted Jul 27, 2020

Public Services Librarian I

Broomfield Library

Broomfield, CO

We are looking for a tech-savvy, innovative, curious, and service-oriented Public Services Librarian. In this job you will:Design and implement library programs for adults in a variety of settings.Assess new needs in programming, technology, and digital resources.Work together with the IT department to maintain public computers, equipment, and software.Maintain and provide excellent customer service at the public service desk.Guide customers seeking assistance with public computer services, printing and copying, or digital and emerging technologies at the public service desk or through instructional classes.Provide reference and reader's advisory services.Provide community outreach by maintaining contact with schools, businesses, nonprofits and other related community organizations.Candida ... Read More
Posted Jul 27, 2020

Librarian III - Youth Services Manager

Lincoln Library, The Public Library of Springfield, Illinois

public library

LIBRARIAN III – Youth Services ManagerLincoln Library – The Public Library of Springfield, Illinois, is seeking an individual to manage the Youth Services Division. Develop and direct the operations of the Youth Services Division. Coordinate current activities while planning and recommending new methods and services as appropriate. Assume library-wide responsibility for establishing standards for youth services. Perform and direct highly complex and varied tasks requiring independent knowledge, its application and exercise of independent judgment. This position requires a Master’s degree in Library Science with three years of experience in youth services and one year of supervisory experience. Weekend and evening work hours are required.Current employees (where applicable) and person ... Read More
Posted Jul 27, 2020

State Librarian

Connecticut State Library

Hartford, CT

Celebrate 166 years of service and take the Connecticut State Library into its future as its next State Librarian honoring the mission to “preserve and make accessible Connecticut’s history and heritage and to advance the development of library services statewide.” The twelve-member CT State Library Board is inviting applications for the State Librarian position. With an annual $11 million budget (which includes $2 million in LSTA funding) and 87 staff, the State Librarian leads a forward looking, multi-faceted information agency. Key opportunities include: transitioning the State Library in the rapidly changing world of COVID-19; articulating to policymakers the role that libraries can play and how libraries can advance other public policy agendas; enhancing the State Library’s te ... Read More
Posted Jul 27, 2020

Branch Manager - South Whatcom Library

Whatcom County Library System

Sudden Valley, WA

The Whatcom County Library System (WCLS) seeks an energeticBranch Managercommitted to excellent customer service for theSouth Whatcom Library.TheBranch Managerdirects all branch operations including staff supervision; assists patrons by providing reference and reader’s advisory services and community referrals; performs community outreach; promotes core Library values, and performs other related duties. Requires Bachelor’s degree, 5 or more years’ relevant experience, or equivalent combination of knowledge, skills, education and experience, and a fun and innovative attitude. Full-time position, with competitive salary and excellent benefits.Apply by 5:00 pm on Friday, August 14.Learn more about this exciting opportunity and get details on how to applyby visiting the WCLS website: htt ... Read More
Posted Jul 23, 2020

Strategic Services Librarian - Business (230220104)

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 providing specialized subject matter expertise and participating in targeted activities for the strategically identified area of business.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.Establishes and maintains district-wide partnerships with local organizations serving the strategic focus; serves on boards and committees as the PPLD representative.Represents the Library at community events, speaking engagements, programs, and area expos; creates engaging displays to promote strategic service ... Read More
Posted Jul 23, 2020

Director of Library Services

River Valley Community College

Claremont, NH

SCOPE OF WORK: To coordinate and review college learning resource needs and to provide instruction, materials, and research assistance to the college community. This position is located at River Valley Community College in Claremont, NH and reports to the Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs.ACCOUNTABILITIES:Manages all aspects of library administration, including long-term planning, budget development and control, collection management, community and public relations, personnel selection, facilities management, effective stewardship, and ongoing assessment of library resources including data collection, review, and synthesis for annual library report and IPEDS.Works effectively with individuals from all parts of the campus community; promotes the library’s resources and servic ... Read More
Posted Jul 23, 2020

Material Handling Technician

Douglas County Libraries

Parker

Overview: The Material Handling Technician (MHT) performs work that involves the processing, handling and shelving of all Douglas County Libraries (DCL) materials in an accurate and timely manner. This position maintains the general order of library materials. Additionally, MHTs perform other circulation functions and basic clerical activities in support of library services. This role requires considerable excellent attention to detail and quality output results in all areas of responsibility.Douglas County Libraries Brand, Culture and Values: It is an expectation of each employee that you will live and exemplify Douglas County Libraries, Brand, Culture and Values.Position Specific Competencies:Productive Work Habits: The extent to which overall work style is effective and productive in te ... Read More
Posted Jul 22, 2020

Research & Education Librarian

UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences Library Resources

Grand Forks, ND

Position DetailsThe position will be based in Grand Forks, North Dakota. The Research and Education Librarianis part of the SMHS Library Resources team, and the duties of the position include:Provides reference and research support and works collaboratively with faculty to plan and deliver course-integrated instruction.Serves as liaison to BioMedical Sciences.Serves as liaison to additional research departments within the SMHS and College of Nursing & Professional Disciplines.Identifies faculty and student needs, and solicits input on library resources in the specific departmental disciplines.Provides reference and research information services.Providesassistance withlibrary technology tools.Teaches & assesses information literary instruction.Collaborates with faculty to provide cu ... Read More
Posted Jul 22, 2020

Collection Resources Manager

High Plains Library District

Collection Resources Department

Role:Manages the operations of the Collection Resources Department including Collection Development, Bibliographic Services, and Interlibrary Loan.Major Duties and Responsibilities:30% - COLLECTION RESOURCES MANAGEMENT – Sets standards for the operation of the department, develops concepts, practices, techniques, and innovations to improve the quality of the library collections, challenges operating processes for greater efficiency and effectiveness; manages materials selection, collection maintenance policies, procedures and guidelines; and facilitates problem solving in order to manage the department operations. (Essential)20% - RESOURCE MANAGEMENT – Supports direct reports by developing and managing budget, staff and other resources in order to provide the necessary resources to acc ... Read More
Posted Jul 21, 2020

Strategic Services Librarian - Business

Pikes Peak Library District

Colorado Springs

Operates in a diverse environment to help fulfill the Library’s mission by providing specialized subject matter expertise and participating in targeted activities for the strategically identified area of business.Essential Functions:- Establishes and maintains district-wide partnerships with local organizations serving the strategic focus; serves on boards and committees as the PPLD representative.  - Represents the Library at community events, speaking engagements, programs, and area expos; creates engaging displays to promote strategic services in the community. -  Proposes, plans, and implements topical programming at library locations and throughout the community. -  Provides expert level assistance and information about their specialized service area; assists customers w ... Read More
Posted Jul 21, 2020

Projects and Data Manager

Jefferson County Public Library

Lakewood, CO

We are hiring a collaborative and data-driven individual to be our Projects and Data Manager! Your expertise in project management will improve and advancea data-driven, results-oriented culture at Jefferson County Public Library. If you are an organized project management professional, then this manager position may be the job for you!The hiring range for this position is $58,311.71 - $74,347.43Essential DutiesDevelop, implementand provide oversight on best in classapproaches on project management.Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to plan, organize, lead and control deliverables within scope, budget and timeliness.Recommends, develops, implements and evaluates project management and assessment tools and processes.Manages system-wide projects and initiatives; consults wit ... Read More
Posted Jul 21, 2020

Program Director - Literacy Volunteers

Coventry Public Library

Coventry Public Library, Rhode

Literacy Volunteers of Kent County (LVKC) is seeking a Program Director to oversee the day-to-day operations of our adult literacy program. Housed in the Coventry Public Library, LVKC fights illiteracy in adults by training tutors to work one-on-one with both basic literacy and English Language Learners.The Program Director oversees the office, matches tutors with students, supports these matches in various ways, and is the public face of LVKC. This individual reports to a Board of Directors and the Coventry Public Library director. ... Read More
Posted Jul 20, 2020

Dean Of University Libraries

Tarleton State University

Stephenville

Responsible for the administration and coordination of all activities related to library services, physical space, collection development, budgeting, staffing, fundraising, information technology adoption, and strategic planning of its two principle divisions: User Services and Resource Management & Discovery. The Dean of University Libraries is the liaison between all university libraries and other academic and non-academic units of Tarleton State University. Serves as a Campus Security Authority (CSA); Work hours: Mon-Fri; 8 AM-5 PM or as work requirements indicate.Responsibilities:20% Collection Development: The Dean of University Libraries will oversee collection acquisition and development that will advance the research and teaching mission of Tarleton State University.15% Budgeti ... Read More
Posted Jul 20, 2020