Windsor Locks Public Library
28 Main Street, Windsor Locks, CT 06096 . 860-627-1495

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Cataloger - Technical Services - This full time hourly (35.0 hour) position requires an individual with cataloging experience or equivalent coursework, and a demonstrated practical knowledge of library services and procedures, Sierra or other library systems, and database management. Collection development experience preferred. Supervisory and customer service experience required. Shared responsibility for overseeing daily opening and closing procedures and directs staff in the absence of the Director. Proficiency in technology and in using Excel, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Operating System preferred. Performs duties in other departments, participates in library special group projects, and assists and instructs a diverse patron population in using library services and technology. Candidate must possess excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills. A bachelor’s degree, associate’s degree, or LTA certificate is preferred. Candidates with equivalent experience may be considered.

Responsible for: selection and acquisition of materials, including print, electronic, and other formats, under the supervision of the Adult Services Librarian; cataloging and supervising processing of all materials for circulation; performs all bibliographic maintenance and physical processing activities; maintains bibliographic database and all bibliographic statistics; processing of Interlibrary Loan activities including those through ReQuest; receiving and checking in new materials; organization, maintenance, and withdrawal of materials; checking and processing of invoices; maintenance of materials budget; installation and configuration of some hardware and software; assisting library patrons with use of library resources and equipment; and training and supervision of part-time staff and volunteers as necessary.

Please send electronic resume with salary requirements along with three references to M/F/D/V EEO Employer.

Fill-In Library Clerk – Windsor Locks Public Library seeks an individual with excellent customer service skills to serve a diverse public. Prior library experience, customer service, and familiarity with Sierra or other library system preferred. Candidate must possess ability to perform a variety of circulation duties, including shelving of materials and answering phones and answering some technology questions. This part-time position requires every flexibilty. Interested applicants may send a resume and apply to the Director, Windsor Locks Public Library, 28 Main Street, Windsor Locks 06096.


Book Sale Volunteers:

Windsor Locks Public Library runs 2 large book sales each year, plus a Winterfest book sale, and an ongoing book sale. We accept donations during the library's normal hours of operation. Volunteers are needed to help with evaluating and sorting donations, setting up sales, and working at book sales. Please call Eileen Pearce at 627-1495 to volunteer!

General Volunteers:

Volunteers are sometimes needed for various programs, projects, and activities around the library. If would like to discuss volunteering, please call Eileen Pearce (Adult Services) at 627-1495. Volunteer applications are available at the circulation desk.

Updated 3-23-2015