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Public Information & Marketing Assistant – Full Time We are seeking the right person for a new full-time Library Assistant position at the Newburgh Free Library, 124 Grand Street, Newburgh, NY, located along the river in the beautiful Hudson Valley! A description and details about the position are included below. Summary of job responsibilities Responsible […]

Friday, April 7th, 2017 at 13:03 0 comments

Hi All Please read this post. We’ll discuss at our next staff meeting, Friday April 28th at 8:45am. https://www.brookings.edu/blog/up-front/2017/03/30/how-public-libraries-help-build-healthy-communities/ We’ll open regular hours that day. Staff members not schedule to work at that time will be compensated. Thanks, cd — How public libraries help build healthy communities by Marcela Cabello and Stuart M Butler Thursday, […]

Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 10:58 0 comments

Librarian I 3.24.17.pdf Marianne Silver Director New City Library (845) 634-4997 x111 Visit us at http://www.newcitylibrary.org/ — LIBRARIAN I – ADULT SERVICES The New City Library is seeking an individual who embodies the concept of librarian as educator, facilitator, and collaborator in the digital realm. We’re looking for an enthusiastic, creative, flexible team player with […]

Friday, March 24th, 2017 at 11:24 0 comments

There are two job openings at the Nyack Library. Please see the announcements attached or go to our website at http://www.nyacklibrary.org/jobs-at-the-library.html — Jane B. Marino Library Director The Nyack Library 59 S. Broadway Nyack, New York 10960 845-358-3370 ext. 221 == Full-Time Position Available Youth Services Librarian The Nyack Library is seeking an energetic Children’s […]

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 at 13:09 0 comments

Haven’t we had enough?  Anyone wants to chip in for a plane ticket to Ghana?  It was 92 degrees there, yesterday! Ugh!!! Wilma Wilma Kakie Glover-Koomson Ref. Librarian/IT Manager HKDPL 10 West Ramapo Road Garnerville, NY 10923 (845) 786-3800×34 “Get going…’ain’t no traffic on the extra mile!” From: “Ramapo Daily Voice” <info@dailyvoice.com> Sent: Thursday, March […]

Thursday, March 16th, 2017 at 17:04 0 comments

Job Posting for Museum Manager 2017 February 2 Ellenville Public Library and Museum; Museum Manager Part-time, year-round; salary $15,000.00-$20,000.00 This new position reports to the Director of the Ellenville Public Library and Museum (EPL&M), providing administrative assistance and organizational support for museum operations. An integral part of EPL&M, the museum is housed in Terwilliger House […]

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 at 11:47 0 comments

Here’s a useful bit of promotion to encourage reading: According to a Cornell University report, people who read books more than 3.5 hours a week had a 23 percent decrease in mortality compared to those who didn’t read at all. Researchers explained the results by theorizing that book plots and characters require more brainpower than […]

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 12:24 0 comments

The Moffat Library of Washingtonville has a part-time/substitute Librarian I position available in our busy library for 2-3 Sundays a month, with occasional substitute shifts Monday-Saturday as needed. The person filling this position will cover both Adult and Youth services areas, and is expected to have strong customer service, verbal and written communication skills. They […]

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 12:01 0 comments

Creative and dynamic Children’s Librarian wanted for the Ossining Public Library Children’s Room team Salary range: $28.96 – $32.75/hour up to 17 hours/week, evening and weekend hours required Spanish speaker a plus MLS required Applicant will be proficient in Programming: will plan and present storytimes and other creative programs Reader’s Advisory: must have extensive knowledge […]

Monday, February 27th, 2017 at 15:08 0 comments

The Palisades Free Library is seeking a dynamic part-time children’s librarian to join our dedicated and friendly staff. Duties include answering reference questions from all age groups, selecting youth reading materials, and developing and coordinating youth programs for ages birth through 12. A Masters in Library Science is preferred but those currently enrolled in an […]

Friday, February 10th, 2017 at 13:50 0 comments