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Reference Librarian (Part-Time), Morse Institute Library, Natick, MA

The Morse Institute Library in Natick, MA, seeks applications for the part-time position of Reference Librarian. The ideal candidate will demonstrate aptitude in website management, excellence in customer service, and bring innovative programming to improve the experience for all users of the Morse Institute Library.

As a member of the Reference Team, this individual reports to the Supervisor of Reference Services and regularly works with Library Administration. The candidate should demonstrate excellence in customer service, with a working knowledge in all areas of reference, web and social media, services to adults and teens, technology, and online resources used by library patrons and staff, including 3D printers. The ideal candidate will have an interest in presenting maker programming to our adult community.

Expected schedule is Monday & Tuesday 5-9pm, Wednesday 9-2pm, and every other Saturday 9-5pm, with some flexibility.


Requires a Master Degree in Library and Information Science from an accredited institution.


  • 1-3 years of experience working in a public library preferred.
  • Must have the ability to work well in a team environment with excellent interpersonal skills.

Closing Date: First review begins on May 13, 2019, remains open until filled. 

Submit a cover letter, resume and three professional references to Dorothy Blondiet, Human Resources Director, 13 East Central Street, Natick, MA 01760, or email

The Morse Institute Library is the public library for Natick, MA, and is governed by a progressive Board of Trustees that is committed to public service, intellectual freedom, diversity, emerging technologies, growth, and innovation. The library, having a long tradition of being customer service oriented, is embraced by the community it serves

The Town of Natick is EEO/AA Employer.

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