The Pawtucket Public Library is looking for a part-time Librarian who has a strong service oriented philosophy to work in a busy public library that serves a multi-ethnic community. The Librarian will work in the Adult Services department answering reference questions and overseeing the Library’s digital services.Benefits: vacation, sick leave and city holidays Hours: 19 hours per week, Monday and Wednesday 3 pm to 9 pm and alternate Friday/Saturday 9 am to 5 pm.
Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Monday, January 30, 2023
LIBRARY ASSISTANT IV – CIRCULATION SUPERVISOR
Library Assistant IV – Circulation Supervisor – South Windsor Public Library seeks a knowledgeable leader to coordinate all aspects of circulation services. The successful candidate will be responsible for training and leading staff ranging from volunteers and students to adult circulation workers in the Adult and Children’s/YA areas; will work directly with patrons at our busy circulation desk; will handle complex circulation problems and ongoing updating of policies and procedures; will actively represent the Library in professional and community settings. The Circulation Supervisor must demonstrate comprehensive planning skills and an ability to treat co-workers and the public with empathy.
Full-time schedule (35 hours/week) includes evenings and Saturdays year-round. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree and at least three years’ experience working in a public library circulation department. MLS students and L.T.A.s with significant related experience will be considered. Experience with Sierra ILS preferred; excellent customer service skills a must. $53,190 minimum to start with full municipal benefits package.
EOE/ADA compliant. Please submit resume and letter of application: firstname.lastname@example.org Deadline: February 15, 2023.
Tuesday, January 24, 2023
Friday, January 20, 2023
Submissions are being accepted for the 2023 Miriam Braverman Memorial Prize. This prize is awarded annually by the Progressive Librarians Guild for the best library / information science graduate student essay about some aspect of the social responsibilities of librarians, libraries, or librarianship. Papers related to archivists, archives, and archival work are also eligible.
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