Part-time Librarian

Orangeburg NY, Rockland County NY
Posted 2 weeks ago

Certified Librarian needed to work Monday and Tuesday from 9:30am to 5:00pm, Wednesday night from 5-8 as well as 1 scheduled Sunday per month (at time & ½).  Will also be offered the opportunity to cover other shifts on an as needed basis.

General Duties:

  • Works with the public at the reference desk answering reference questions, suggesting reading materials, placing holds, and assisting with library equipment (PC, fax, copier, etc).
  • Responsible for monitoring computer workstations to assure the appropriate use 
  • May be asked to assist the Head of Youth Services and Reference with various project such as collection development, weeding, and program preparation.
  • Will become a Notary Public (training materials and study time provided).
  • Other duties as assigned

Required knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Knowledge of and interest in library materials
  • Willingness to learn library methods and techniques and follow established guidelines
  • Proficient in Enterprise and Workflows
  • Knowledge of and ability to demonstrate use of eBooks and other necessary software
  • Communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing
  • Ability to physically perform the duties such as using a step to reach high shelves, bending or stooping to reach low shelves and carrying books and materials 
  • Knowledge of how to assist with the Internet and programs such as Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Must have, or be working towards, Masters of Library and Information Science and up-to-date state Certificate

Salary is depending on education and experience.  Please indicated hourly requirement.

Cover letter and resume should be emailed to

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