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JOB OPENING AT LITTLETON PUBLIC LIBRARY

TITLE: Emerging Technologies Librarian

HOURS: Permanent part-time 20 hours/week

SCHEDULE:

Tuesday & Wednesday 12:30p.m. – 7:00p.m.

Friday 1:00p.m. – 5:00p.m.

Saturday 12:00p.m. – 4:00p.m.

SALARY: $15.68/hour

QUALIFICATIONS:

Applicants should have some post-high school training/education, preferably a college degree. Prior experience working in a public or college library is desirable. Applicants must be experienced in the use of computers and mobile electronic devices such as e-readers, tablets, and smart phones.  Applicants must be able to lift up to 40 pounds and carry books up and down stairs.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

NH DOWNLOADABLE AUDIOBOOKS/EBOOKS PROGRAM

–Sign up patrons for access to the NHDB program

–Assist patrons with all aspects of NHDB program use

–Keep current with new audiobook and eBook devices and with upgrades for existing devices

–Keep current with new NHDB program upgrades and policy changes

–Maintain information and instruction notebook for staff and patrons

–Conduct individual and group instruction sessions for library patrons

–Conduct instruction sessions for library staff

CIRCULATION DESK:

–Using an automated circulation system perform all functions related to the lending of library materials and the registering of new library members.

–Instruct patrons in the use of the library’s online catalog, and the library’s print and electronic reference resources

–Assist patrons in book/audiobook/DVD selection

–Recommend appropriate sources for patron information or research needs

–Monitor use of the library’s public access internet computers, and assist patrons with computer or software questions or problems

NEW HAMPSHIRE GENEALOGY AND HISTORY ROOM

–Sign patrons in and explain room use policy

–Instruct patrons in the use of print, electronic, and microfilm resources

–Indicate best resources for the patron’s research

–Monitor use of the room and the collection

ASSIST LIBRARY DIRECTOR WITH PROJECTS AS NEEDED

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION SEND A COVER LETTER, RESUME, AND THE NAMES AND PHONE NUMBERS OF THREE REFERENCES TO:

 JEANNE DICKERMAN

LITTLETON PUBLIC LIBRARY

92 MAIN STREET

LITTLETON, NH 03561

 

 

 

Story Time programs resume the week of November 4.

Check “Children” page for fall story time schedules.

 

NEW! Littleton Public Library launches their online public access catalog. Click here for more information.

  • Search our complete book catalog – online!
  • Read the first chapter!
  • Reserve books.
  • Create a Watch List.

NEW! Downloadable Books Now Available! Click here for more information.

  • The Library has a new book/media return box.
  • You may now return movies in the “Media” slot of the new return box at the back entrance of the library
  • A $1.50 fine will be applied if movies are returned in the “Book” slot.
  • Items will be checked in on the day you return them if you put them in the return box at least 30 minutes before the library closes.

NEW! Ancestry.com available at Littleton Public Library! The library has a subscription to the library edition of Ancestry.com. This version has more search options than the home version. A new dedicated computer has been set up in the Kinne Genealogy Room.

Borrow a telescope through the NH ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY Library Telescope Program. See ADULT page for more information.

 

SPECIAL BOOKS

Looking for a special way to celebrate a loved one? Would you like to honor your friend, co-worker or relative? Donate a book to the library in their name. Our librarians can help you choose the perfect book and include a book plate in their honor!