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Part-Time Reference Librarian, Nashua Public Library, Nashua, NH

Primary Duties

Part-time 20 hour per week position in Reference Department of Nashua Public Library.

The schedule for this position includes 3 to 4 evenings 5:30 - 8:30 PM and Saturdays 9 AM - 5:30 PM. Some Sunday hours may be available.

Duties include:

  • In-person, telephone, and computer-based patron assistance
  • Interlibrary loan, readers' advisory and special projects as assigned. 


Minimum Entrance Requirements

  • Master's Degree in Library Science
  • 1-2 years of experience working in the reference department of a public library, including answering research questions and assisting customers with the use of computers.
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office software and web-based research tools is also required.
  • Applicant must have excellent communication skills and a demonstrated aptitude for serving the public.
  • Experience demonstrating and troubleshooting eBooks and downloadable audiobooks is desired.
  • Fluency in a second language is a plus.


Hours of Work: 20 hours/wk - Includes Evenings and Weekends

Affiliation: Union AFT Local #4831

Starting Salary: Not to exceed $18.40/hr, depending on education/experience


Application Procedure:

Submit cover letter, application/resume, and three professional references to:


Applications Accepted Online Until Position is Filled

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