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PT Library Associate

Davisville Free Library

North Kingstown, RI

The Davisville Free Library is seeking a part-time Library Associate. Duties will include providing reference service to the public, staffing the circulation desk, instructing patrons in the use of technology, opening and/or closing the library, managing volunteers/pages, assisting with programming, and other tasks as assigned. This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience in all aspects of library services.Will include some Saturday and evening hours, approximately 9-14 hours/week. Hourly rate is $17/hr.Qualified candidates should have:Ability to work effectively with staff and the public in a professional mannerAbility and willingness to be flexibleAbility to lift and move materials and furniture and to go up/down a flight of stairs, as necessaryProficiency with Windows, Microsoft ...

Reference Librarian (Full Time, Academic Year)

Johnson & Wales University

Providence, RI

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The Johnson & Wales University Library is seeking a reference professional to join our collegial and creative team. This position is currently an academic-year role on the Downcity Campus. This librarian will primarily: Guide and support students and other library patrons regarding best practices for information discovery, retrieval and useSchedule, customize and provide classroom instruction on information literacyDevelop online guides and video tutorials on information literacy skills and optimal use of library resources and servicesServe as collection development specialist and faculty liaison for assigned subject areas within the JWU curriculum and in preparation for new curriculum offeringsProvide reference and publishing support for individual faculty scholarship and research pro ...

Executive Director

Camden Public Library

Camden, ME

The Camden Public Library Board of Trustees seeks an Executive Director to replace its retiring long-term Executive Director, who has admirably led this Maine library since 2008.Thanks to benefactor Mary Louise Curtis Bok, the Camden Public Library, situated on the hill at the head of Camden Harbor, opened on June 11, 1928. A significant expansion, the Centennial Wing, completed in September 1996, now houses the stacks and includes a busy community meeting space and a large, light and airy Children’s Room with a very special attached Children’s Garden. This expansion allowed the original library building to be restored as a Reading Room stocked with a wide assortment of periodicals and newspapers, and furnished with tables and chairs for quiet reading. The History Center holds a large ...

DIRECTOR, HENRY E. ECCLES LIBRARY

US NAVAL WAR COLLEGE

Newport, RI

The Library Director at the NWC plays a multifaceted role. The Director reports to the Provost via the Associate Provost for Academic Services and will collaborate with senior leadership, ensuring the Library's goals align with the College's vision while fostering innovation, excellence, and a culture of continuous improvement. The Director manages personnel by promoting teamwork, overseeing recruitment, and emphasizing professional growth, diversity, equity, and inclusion. The Director handles budgetary concerns, manages the Main and Classified Library collections, and ensures operational excellence by integrating library functions with the broader NWC community and optimizing space and resources. The Director stays updated with industry trends, sharing insights with the NWC community; co ...

Assistant Director/Head of Adult Services

Charlton Public Library

Charlton, Massachusetts

The Assistant Director/Head of Adult Services works closely with the Library Director to ensure the effective and responsive operation of the Charlton Public Library. As Assistant Director, assumes the responsibilities of the Director in the Director’s absence. As Head of Adult Services, is responsible for management and operation of Adult Services within the Library.QUALIFICATIONSMaster’s degree in Library & Information Science from an ALA accredited school; three years’ professional public library experience with emphasis on working directly with the public, including two years in a supervisory role; or any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.Thorough knowledge of the principles, practices ...

Director

East Smithfield Public Library

50 Esmond St., Smithfield, RI

The East Smithfield Public Library seeks a forward thinking, energetic, people oriented director. 5 years supervisory experience necessary. Experience working with Koha/Aspen, Quickbooks, LibCal and Canva preferred. 40 hours per week, 1 Saturday per month. MLS or MLIS required. The job description is below. Salary $35.00 per hour. Generous PTO and single person health insurance benefits. Please send cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references to Cass514@comcast.net by February 15.DIRECTOR: Chief administrative officer of the library. Reports directly to the board of trustees. Plans and directs all aspects of the operation. Represents the library in the community.1. Oversee book selection and collection development2. Order adult library materials3. Prepare ...

Librarian I- Program & Outreach Librarian

South Kingstown Public Library

South Kingstown, RI

The Town has an exciting Librarian position available within the South Kingstown Public Library. The Library Division is accepting applications for the position of Program & Outreach Librarian. This full time position will work Monday through Wednesday and Friday 9am to 5pm, Thursday 10am to 6pm with rotating Saturdays and some evenings required.The professional in this position plans, executes, and enhances diverse adult programs to promote library engagement. Responsible for coordinating efforts to bring the library out to the community within the framework of the library's approved program of service. Identifies new opportunities and collaborates with staff, community partners, and Friends of the Library groups to align programs with the community's diverse needs. This position will ...

Library Director

Town of Grafton

Grafton, MA

The Town of Grafton, through its elected Board of Library Trustees, is seeking applications for a full-time, on-site position of Library Director. The Library Director is responsible for the management, operation, and leadership of all programs and services of the library in accordance with the policies as established by the Trustees.The Town completed a major library expansion in 2021, and this is an exciting opportunity to lead the library in its mission of life-long learning through programs, content, and community outreach. Our ideal Director would have diverse library experience and enthusiasm to work with our talented staff, engaged community, and dedicated Trustees to reimagine library services for our community in the newly expanded library.The Director’s responsibilities include ...

Public Services Librarian

South Kingstown Public Library

South Kingstown, RI

The Town has an exciting Librarian position available within the South Kingstown Public Library. The Library Division is accepting applications for the position of Public Services Librarian. This full time position will work across the various Town libraries on Monday through Wednesday 12pm to 8pm, Friday 9am to 5pm and Saturday 9am to 5pm. During the summer season the hours will be Monday and Wednesday 12pm to 8pm, Tuesday 10am to 6pm, Friday 9am to 5pm and Saturday 9am to 1pm.This professional position is focused on all matters of public services with a large role in Reference and Circulation duties, including assisting patrons with the on-line catalog, various databases, the Internet, and general technology. Under the general supervision of a senior librarian, the Public Services Librar ...

Library Director

North Kingstown Free Library

North Kingstown, RI

The Town of North Kingstown is looking for a dynamic, forward-thinking leader for its municipal library. Our new director will work with an enthusiastic and experienced staff of 18 employees, a supportive Board of Trustees, and a vibrant Friends organization to lead our library to serve the diverse and evolving needs of our 26,320 town residents.Who we are. The North Kingstown Free Library, located in North Kingstown, Rhode Island, was established in 1899. We occupy a 26,000 square-foot facility in the heart of Wickford in a beautiful setting that overlooks Academy Cove. Our library has a long history of providing high-quality traditional and innovative library services. Our South County Room, an important local history resource for the town, includes books, art, and artifacts in its colle ...

Children's Librarian

Jesse M. Smith Memorial Library

Harrisville, RI

The Jesse M. Smith Memorial Library is seeking a creative and energetic Children’s Librarian. This position reports to the Head Children’s Librarian. This librarian provides collection development, programming and reference assistance services in a busy children’s department. Responsibilities include answering patron reference questions, providing reader’s advisory and digital literacy services to the public, and assisting in the development of children’s programming.This is a full time position (35 hours per week) with some nights and weekends required.Minimum Qualifications:• Masters of Library Science from an institution accredited by the American Library Association. Candidates close to obtaining a degree may be considered.• Prior library experience preferably in children ...

Executive Director - Bibliomation, Inc. (CT)

Bibliomation, Inc. (CT)

Waterbury, CT

Executive Director – Bibliomation, Inc. (CT)Bibliomation, Inc.’s Board of Directors seeks a creative, forward-thinking leader to serve as Executive Director to guide this dynamic organization as it advances its vision for member libraries and staff. The next Executive Director will exhibit exemplary communication skills while providing leadership, management, and support for the new initiatives and ongoing endeavors of member libraries through relevant technology solutions, collaborative resource sharing, and thoughtful budget development. The Executive Director serves under the general direction of the 12-member Board of Directors, has overall responsibility for general administration of operations. Bibliomation has a proud history and a strong future helping member libraries and scho ...

Digital Imaging Specialist

Boston University

Boston, MA

Boston University Libraries seeks a Digital Imaging Specialist, who will play a key role in increasing the digital presence and research viability of Boston University’s archival and special collections through the production and management of digital archival images. Reporting to the Director of Digital Ventures, this position is responsible for the implementation of imaging workflows, which include making consistent, informed, technical decisions regarding lighting set up, quality control, and file management.The Digital Imaging Specialist also works with specialized image capture systems designed for the digitization of cultural heritage material and ensures the continuity of collections imaging by aligning practice with standards for archival image production.In addition to managing ...

Library Director

Tracy Memorial Library

New London, NH

our thriving town library. The ideal candidate will not only possess the technical and managerial skills of a Director, but will be equally accomplished in building connections with staff, patrons, the community, and other stakeholders of New London, NH. The new Director will be ready to enhance the Library’s role in a world that continues to change.The Director reports to a seven-member elected governing Board and works collaboratively with the library staff, the Friends of the Library, community partners, and the Town of New London to provide essential library programs to its 4,600 residents. Supported by a $600,000 municipal appropriation, the Library is proud of its many services, including homebound delivery, digital offerings, a public meeting room, museum passes, and the Tracy Lit ...

Technology Services/Reference Librarian

Weymouth Public Libraries

Weymouth, MA

Full-time Position/35 Hours per WeekSchedule when open on Saturdays: Monday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Tuesday 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Wednesday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; and every third Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with the following Friday off.Schedule when closed on Saturdays: Monday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Tuesday 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Wednesday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 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, flexible, and service-oriented librarian to provide technology and reference services. Our culture of “Yes!” has resulted in a large growth in programs and services for grateful and increa ...

Library Director

Adams Public Library

Central Falls, RI

The Board of Directors is seeking an energetic, resourceful, and inspiring Executive Director. The Adams Public Library is a vibrant community hub committed to literacy, education, and the cultural enrichment of its users. The Executive Director will have the opportunity to realize our mission and vision. The position reports to the Board of Directors through the President.ResponsibilitiesProvides leadership in all aspects of library operationsOversees daily operations of the librarySupervises, hires, and empowers all library staff and volunteersDevelops library budget with the TreasurerImplements and develops the strategic planManages the physical plantPrepares grant proposalsStrengthens relationships with partner organizationsEvaluates all aspects of library service, plans for future nee ...

Communications & Access Services Coordinator

North Kingstown Free Library

100 Boone Street, North Kingstown, RI

The North Kingstown Free Library seeks a dynamic, team-oriented librarian who will serve as Communications and Access Services Coordinator with responsibility for coordinating efforts to communicate with library users, staff, and community partners; and who will ensure optimum access to the library's programs, services and resources.In the area of Communications, this librarian will be responsible for: coordinating the overall design and local maintenance of the library web page, working with the team of senior librarians to make sure the web page provides optimum access to the library's services; designing and publishing the library newsletter, in both print and digital formats, working collaboratively with librarians and staff to put it together; coordinating publicity and marketing for ...

Law Librarian I

State of Connecticut Judicial Branch

Putnam, CT

The State of Connecticut Judicial Branch is seeking a Law Librarian I to perform professional to advanced library duties which include providing legal reference and research guidance, instruction in database searching, catalog and collection maintenance.Primary work location is Putnam; may be required up to two days a week to work other locations. ...

Technology Instructor for Teens (Contract position)

Providence Public Library

Providence, RI

Technology Instructor for Teens (Contract position)Providence Public Library (PPL) is currently seeking an instructor for our Teen Squad: Introduction to Computer Hardware course. PPL’s Teen Squad programs empower teens to be content creators by exploring and learning new technology skills that are transferable to the real world. The Introduction to Computer Hardware course provides a foundation of the fundamentals of IT/Technical Support including: identifying, using, and connecting hardware components and devices, troubleshooting device and network issues, installing and configuring operating systems, and expanded security for youth with no or some previous computer hardware experience. Students learn computer hardware and networking skills using a ...

Reference/Adult Services Librarian

North Smithfield Public Library

20 Main St, Slatersville, RI

North Smithfield Public Library – 20 Main St – North Smithfield, RIWe are Seeking a full time Reference/Adult Services Librarian.· 35 Hours a week including 1 evening and rotating Saturdays· Starting salary range $45,000 to $47,000 plus benefits packageQualifications/Skills· MLS/MLIS from an accredited institution· Previous library experience in reference, programming, or readers advisory preferred· Strong customer service and conflict resolution skills· Strong computer background· Self-motivated with a desire to provide the best library service possibleJob functions· Assists patrons with reference questions using physical and online sources· Provide reader advisory services· Create brochures and social media posts to promote library resources· Assist patrons with using the ...