Programming & Collection Development Librarian

Storrs Library / Longmeadow

Job deadline Apply by April 26th, 2019   Job salary $49,680.00 to $51,889.00 per year   Job type of library Public   This job is located in Massachusetts Massachusetts

Job Description

The Town of Longmeadow is seeking a full-time, energetic and experienced professional librarian to manage a range of information, programming, and collection development services at Storrs Library.  Storrs Library, located on the historic Town Green in Longmeadow, MA, boasts widespread community support.  The Programming & Collection Development Librarian provides reference and reader's advisory services, program development (including marketing and implementation), overall responsibility of collection development, technology support, supervision of staff and volunteers, and actively coordinates outreach programs, including the Storrs Library BookBike. The ideal candidate will have a demonstrated proficiency in current and emerging trends in collection development, community programming, ILS systems such as Evergreen, social media applications, and most importantly a commitment to exemplary patron service.  The schedule is 36.25 hours per week and includes some evenings and a rotating Saturday shift. Essential qualifications include a MLS from an ALA-accredited program, 3 years’ public library experience, and excellent planning & communications skills. Salary Range $49,680 - $51,889 DOQ/DOE.  Please send a letter of interest, resume, and 3 professional references to: Erica Gelinas, Human Resource Manager, 735 Longmeadow St., Suite 102, Longmeadow, MA 01106 or egelinas@longmeadow.org, by April 26, 2019 at noon. 

Required Education

  • Master's Degree

Experience (years)

Required Preferred
Supervisor - -
Professional - -
Library - 3

Links

Longmeadow Library Website: http://longmeadowlibrary.org

Longmeadow Town Website: https://www.longmeadow.org

Longmeadow Historical Society: http://www.longmeadowhistoricalsociety.org/

Masters Degree in a Program of Library and Information Science

Required

Salary

LRS.org Wage Calculator $49,680.00 to $51,889.00 per year

Hours per week

36.25

Evenings

Some

Weekends

Some

Benefits

Retirement
Medical
Dental
Paid Sick
Vacation/Holiday Leave

Date Posted

April 12th, 2019

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