Upper Hudson Office: 28 Essex Street, Albany, NY 12206
RCS Community Library is seeking a full time Librarian or Library Assistant. Primary duties include:
The best candidates for this position will be flexible
and collaborative, with a willingness to learn new skills and experiment
with new services. The position is FT and offers NYS Retirement System
membership and health insurance, and starts at $40,000/yr. (Candidates
eligible for appointment as a Library Assistant may be considered for
a variant of this position at $35,000/yr.) Typical hours include one
evening each week and one Saturday each month. Hiring is governed by
Albany County Civil Service. Interested candidates should submit a cover
letter and resume to email@example.com
by February 21st. References will be requested of candidates
selected for interviews.
Position Available: Part-Time Youth Services Librarian I
The East Greenbush Community Library is currently accepting applications for a part-time Youth Services Librarian to join a dynamic and dedicated team of professionals. Successful candidates should be creative, flexible, and enthusiastic about public service.
Responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:
Read the full announcement here.
Search Deadline Extended
LIBRARY DIRECTOR, Part-Time
Grafton Community Library
Grafton Community Library, a small rural free association
library located in eastern Rensselaer County, seeks an energetic, creative
individual for the position of Library Director. This is a part-time
position scheduled to work 24 hours per week, including some evenings
and Saturdays. The position requires a candidate who is a team leader
who can work together with an experienced staff, the library board,
and local community groups. The position requires a candidate with excellent
communication, interpersonal, and computer skills. Experience in library
collection and program development, staff and volunteer supervision,
and facility management is highly desirable. A degree in library science
or a related field will be considered a plus, as will fundraising and
grant writing skills. Starting salary is $20,000. A copy of the job
description is available on the librarys website, graftoncommunitylibrary.org.
Please send resumes to the Search Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org
by February 3, 2020.
Upper Hudson Library System Celebrates Public Libraries Making a Difference in Their Communities
Albany, NY (June 13) -- The Upper Hudson Library System held its 58th annual celebration of public library service in Albany and Rensselaer Counties at the Holiday Inn Express in Latham, NY on Wednesday, June 12. UHLS Board President Tara Ricard said, The public libraries in Albany and Rensselaer Counties are changing lives every day and the Upper Hudson Library System celebrates this transformative work through our annual celebration and awards program.
Read the full announcement here.
UHLS Libraries Get Mobile App
We've got a brand new way to access library resources!
Public libraries in Albany & Rensselaer counties now offer an app
called UHLS Mobile,
available for free in both Android and Apple app stores.
Full press release is here.
Every UHLS library is a hotspot this spring. Check out our shared program calendar to find special events!
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