Assistant Librarian (Reference)

City and County of Broomfield

Mamie Doud Eisenhower Public Library

Application Deadline

Apply By Aug 22nd, 2007


$15.10 to $21.90 per Hour   Calculate


Broomfield, CO




Not Required

Minimum Education

Bachelor's Degree

Library Experience


Supervisory Experience

Not Specified

Type of Library


This job is more than 3 weeks old or the application deadline has passed.

Job Description

Works primarily at adult reference desk: recommends books and assists in the selection of books and reading materials; answers research and reference questions; assists patrons in the use of library catalogs and resource materials; and takes interlibrary loan requests when the Interlibrary Loan Office is closed. Answer telephone calls and provide information or otherwise assist or refer patrons as appropriate. Assists patrons in the use of equipment such as microfilm and microfiche readers, copy machines, Internet resources, other databases, and Patron Access Catalog (PAC). Provides descriptive cataloging and inputs new books and periodicals into computer system. Performs reader’s advisory tasks. Plans and administers an Adult Services program or service. Interview users and determines information needs. Performs a variety of miscellaneous duties such as running errands, processing mail, picking up supplies needed for activities, making arrangements for use of library facilities, setting up tables and chairs for classes, etc. Maintains necessary operating records and transactions. Maintains confidentiality of all data and information. Types correspondence, memoranda and other materials; file materials. Performs routine maintenance on books and other materials, such as mending, attaching labels, bar codes and date due slips. Converts and deletes records from computer database. Processes materials for bindery or discard; assists librarians as needed; assists in maintaining the library areas; maintains the vertical file. Assists in the supervision of library aides and clerks in locating reading sources, shelving, and circulation desk responsibilities. Supervises opening and closing of library facility as scheduled. Supervises building and participants by explaining and enforcing program and building rules, regulations, and procedures. Assist in carrying-out special programs, including assistance in scheduling, publicity, refreshments, reservations, setting up, etc. Conducts tours of library facilities for various educational or civic groups and interested individuals. Performs related duties as required.

HR Info

A City and County of Broomfield employment application must be filled out by the deadline in order to be considered for a position. Applications are only accepted for open positions.

Posted Aug 8, 2007