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Information Services Librarian, Forbes Library, Northampton, MA

Information Services Librarian / Part-Time Forbes Library

Forbes Library seeks a creative, dynamic, enthusiastic professional for a 20 hour per week Information Services position. Working independently, and reporting to the Information Services Coordinators, this librarian will provide excellent professional reference, readers' advisory, and technological assistance to patrons. Strong customer service, communication, and technological skills are required, as well as adaptability, flexibility, and creativity.

Northampton is one of the top small arts cities in the United States and lies in the heart of the beautiful Connecticut River Valley. The city of just under 30,000 offers a vibrant downtown unique for its number of independent businesses and a lifestyle rich in cultural, artistic, and academic resources. 

The Information Services Team comprises Reference, Arts & Music and Archives and has a staff of 8 full- and part-time members. The library is committed to providing excellent reference service, diverse programming and strong collections that include unique special collections. Forbes Library is open six days a week in a historic building. 

Complete job description:

Part time, benefited position Salary $18.12 to $23.05 per hour/Grade 8 

To apply, please submit cover letter, resume and names of three references to Information Services Search Committee, Forbes Library, via email at -- Deadline to apply is September 18, 2017. 

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