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.

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Vermont Library Consultant for Continuing Education and Small Libraries

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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

Part-Time Publicity and Outreach Coordinator — Hartland Public Library (Hartland VT)

The Hartland Public Library is seeking a Publicity and Outreach Coordinator to manage library program publicity, social media, and community outreach. Duties include designing flyers to promote library programs, assisting with the creation of the library’s e-newsletter, updating our website and staff picks blog, and managing the library’s Facebook and Twitter pages. The Publicity and Outreach Coordinator will also provide back-up assistance at the circulation desk as needed. Time commitment is 8 hours per week, including three Saturdays per month, with the possibility of additional hours in the future.

  • Desired Qualifications:
  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of library principles and practices.
  • Understands computers and automated library systems.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of social media, website maintenance, and design principles and software.
  • Exhibits strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Works in a friendly, pleasant and effective manner with patrons, co-workers, and volunteers.
  • Works independently and takes initiative to successfully complete duties.

Education and Training

High school diploma required. Previous library experience and graphic design experience preferred. A college degree is desirable but not required.


Pro-rated paid vacation and sick time. No health insurance or retirement benefits.

To apply, send a cover letter and resume to:

Nancy Tusinski
Hartland Public Library
153 US Route 5
PO Box 137
Hartland VT 05048
Applications close on December 29, 2017

Part time Youth Services Librarian – Bennington Free Library (Bennington, VT)

Part time Youth Services Librarian sought for busy public library.  A library professional with full responsibility for a broad range of library services and programs for children & families and young adults, this individual works effectively with library staff to meet the needs of a diverse group of patrons. Responsibilities include Reader Computer Services,  Programming, Administrative duties. Requires library or education related degree with experience working with children and families.

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Substitute Librarians Needed – Norman Williams Public Library (Woodstock, VT)

Norman Williams Public Library in Woodstock, Vermont seeks applications from substitute librarians to cover occasional shifts including Saturdays on our busy children’s and adult circulation desks.  Do you feel energized by helping library patrons discover the latest, greatest new books and movies? Do you love assisting people with technology? Are you a super dependable person who is available for flexible substitute hours at a lively library in the beautiful village of Woodstock? If you answered yes, we want to hear from you! Public library experience and experience with children is preferred. Must possess strong customer service skills and computer skills. Send resume and cover letter to

Part Time Librarian – Jamaica Memorial Library (Jamaica, VT)

Requires strong research skills and a working knowledge of basic public library concepts and resources. Demonstrates strong communication skills, both verbal and written, computer competency and proficiency with Microsoft Office applications. Have strong planning and organization skills with ability to prioritize and multi-task. Be dependable and adaptable to work independently as well as in a team situation, have enthusiasm for working with the public; tact, patience, maturity, friendliness. A bachelor’s degree is desirable.Read More