Library Clerk (part-time) – Swanton Public Library (Swanton, VT)

The Swanton Public Library is seeking an enthusiastic Library Clerk (part-time) to join our team of enthusiastic librarians!

Duties would entail attending to the circulation desk, participating in library programs and events, shelving and sorting books, and assisting in general library operations.


  • Over 18.
  • Have at least a high school diploma.
  • Willing to spearhead the occasional workshop or event.
  • Tech literate (we get a lot of computer questions).
  • Courteous and proactive.
  • Enjoy working with the public.
  • Interested in reading and learning (we are a library, after all).
  • Be able to lift at least 25 lbs. (books are heavy).
Preferred qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher.
  • Experience managing online calendars and event marketing.
  • Willing to work with children.
20-25 hrs/week

Please send a resume and a cover letter to In the cover letter, in addition to explicating how awesome you are, tell us a.) what would excite you about working at a library, and b.) a book that has had an impact on you in your life (we are a library, after all).