Library Director (Vergennes, VT)


About the Bixby and the Community

Located in the beautiful little city of Vergennes, the Bixby Library is an incorporated non-profit that serves a five-town community of 8,000 residents. Built in 1911, the library is notable as one of the top ten historical buildings in the state of Vermont.  The Bixby’s annual budget is $264,638 with a staff of 3.8 FTE and a team of committed volunteers. With a new strategic plan adopted last year, the Bixby is on an ambitious course to generate excitement, fulfill community needs and increase support from its residents.

We are located close to the shores of Lake Champlain, an easy drive to the college towns of Burlington and Middlebury. Steeped in history, Addison County offers many outdoor activities including hiking, swimming, kayaking and skiing. The restaurant scene is Vergennes is vibrant and our opera house regularly schedules cultural events and concerts.

The Job & Qualifications

Our new director will recognize the tremendous opportunity to lead the staff in building partnerships, marketing the library, advocating for the Bixby and ensuring that library operations are responsive to community needs. We are looking for an outgoing individual who is action-oriented and ready to make a difference.

A bachelor’s degree is required; a master’s degree in library science from an ALA-accredited program is preferred. Management and supervisory experience required. 3-5 years experience working in a library or non-profit organization preferred. Successful grant-writing experience required.  The job description is available at

Salary range: $45,000 – $55,000, commensurate with qualifications and skills. Paid holidays and sick time.

Send a letter of interest, indicating how your qualifications match our requirements, and a resume to by March 5, 2018 for first consideration. Position is available in late June.

Lead Library Assistant: Programming and Interlibrary Loan (Georgia, VT)

Georgia Public Library is seeking a Part Time “Lead Library Assistant: Programming and Interlibrary Loan” to work 17 hours a week, primarily afternoons and evenings with some Saturdays. The ideal candidate will pair a positive attitude with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Social media, website maintenance and development, and IT savvy are highly sought. Experience in the areas of interlibrary loans and programming would also be of benefit.


Applications will be accepted until 2/14/18.  Please send a letter of interest and resume to

Part-time Aide (Sunapee, NH)

Part-time Aide—Abbott Library

The Abbott Library is a busy, dynamic and professional working environment. We are seeking a part-time library aide to work 10-12 hours per week on Monday mornings and Thursday afternoons. The ability to work one Saturday a month and work additional hours when needed is a plus. Duties will include assisting patrons, shelving, registering new patrons, data entry, and special projects. Additional duties could include assisting with Inter-Library Loan, public relations and programming. Ideal candidates will be personable, cheerful, professional and enjoy working with the public. Candidates must have basic computer skills and Internet searching skills. Library experience is a plus.

The starting hourly rate is $14.61 per hour. Interested applicants can send a letter of interest and a resume to by March 1, 2018. A full job description is available upon request.

Librarian/Media Specialist (Brattleboro, VT)

Oak Grove School in Brattleboro, VT is looking for a certified long-term sub for the first semester of 2018-19 school year. Oak Grove School is recognized as a VTPBIS Exemplary school and highly successful in implementing MTSS frameworks to support student learning. The Library Media Specialist is responsible for the library collection, teaching information literacy to students grades PreK-6, teaching enrichment classes, and maintaining the technology in the school building.

  • Maintain, update, and organize the library collection
  • Hold weekly library classes Pre-K-6th grade and teach topics such as book care, how to find library books, digital literacy, and research skills.
  • Hold enrichment skills groups 4 days a week with students K-6 depending on class needs/ schedule availability
  • Facilitate the Maple Leaf Writing Program with 5th and 6th graders
  • Responsible for school social media pages and taking photos of school events
  • Maintaining and troubleshooting of the technology in the school

    Please send resume, cover letter and three reference letters to:
    Jeri Curry, Principal
    15 Moreland Ave
    Brattleboro, VT 05301


Library Support Senior (Burlington, VT)

Library Support Senior

Bailey/Howe Library, University of Vermont

Posting #S1428PO

Job Summary: The Bailey/Howe Library’s Circulation Department is searching for a Library Support Senior staff member to join their team. This staff member will provide supervision of student employees and oversee security and safety during evening hours for the Bailey/Howe Library. Supervise public service points, assist Library users with problems and access issues, enforce library policy, oversee stacks maintenance, and coordinate projects with other Library and university staff. Drive university vehicle to fill in for courier services.

This position’s work week is Tuesday through Saturday and has a third/rotating shift. Read More

Evening Library Desk Clerk (Greenfield, MA)

The Nahman-Watson Library at Greenfield Community College seeks an engaged and service-oriented individual who enjoys working with students and collaborating with others on varied projects. This part-time position involves providing customer of service for the library including resolving student technology issues as well as providing circulation and basic reference functions.


In order to be considered for this position, you must submit your credentials online.
Create a Greenfield Community College account at

Library Consultant for Continuing Education and Small Libraries (Montpelier, VT)

The Vermont Department of Libraries seeks a skilled, motivated, and innovative librarian to serve as Library Consultant for Continuing Education and Small Libraries (libraries serving populations less than 2,500). The successful candidate will provide consulting, instruction, program development, and administration for the Department, and statewide leadership in the areas of library services to library directors, trustees, and library stakeholders.

Job Description (pdf):

Vermont Library Consultant for Continuing Education and Small Libraries

Apply online at State of Vermont:


Program & Outreach Coordinator (Highgate, VT)

The Highgate Library and Community Center is seeking a Program & Outreach Coordinator to manage and facilitate programming as well as social media and community outreach. Duties would include, but not be limited to, designing and executing after school and Saturday programming, promoting library activities on social media, invigorating the Friends of the Library group, and providing assistance at the circulation desk. Time commitment is approximately twenty hours per week, with some Sundays required through March. Must be:

  • Independent, effective and a motivated worker
  • Able to manage time effectively
  • Knowledge of social media
  • Possess strong communication skills
  • Works in a pleasant and direct manner with patrons, coworkers, and volunteers
  • Works with limited supervision and as part of a team
  • Have an understanding of child development and the ability to work with groups of all ages
  • Program facilitation and community outreach experience is a must
  • Knowledge of the Highgate community and local resources
  •  Ability to be flexible and go with the flow

Pay commensurate with qualifications and experience

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter by January 31st to:

Highgate Library and Community Center

PO Box 76, Highgate VT 05459

Email submissions are accepted at

Please, no phone calls regarding this position.

Librarian/Media Specialist (Wells, VT)

Job Description

The Wells Village School anticipates an opening for a .20 FTE (one day per week) Librarian. Vermont Teaching license in proper endorsement area ( or license eligible) is required. Experience desired.

Please submit transcripts, and license with application materials.

  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Student Services > Librarian/Media Specialist

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Cataloging Bibliographer (Contoocook, NH)

GOBi Library Solutions provides print and digital content, supporting collection management and technical services to academic, research and special libraries throughout the world. GOBi has 300 employees with customers in 63 countries and is headquartered in Contoocook, NH, USA. GOBi is a division of EBSCO Information Services.

Cataloging Bibliographer

The main responsibility of the Cataloging Bibliographer is to perform subject analysis and classification along with descriptive cataloging up to full level on a broad range and depth of materials. Materials analyzed include print, visual, audio and digital resources. Classification schemes used are Library of Congress Classification, Dewey Decimal, National Library of Medicine and Canadian Classification for history, law and literature. Library of Congress and Medical Subject Headings are applied. The work of the Cataloging Bibliographer is conducted to support approval plan profiling and order fulfillment. The person in this position creates metadata records applying the RDA standard using the MARC 21 Format for Bibliographic Records to support the provision of products supplied by Library Technical Services to accompany purchased content.Read More