Lagrange County Public Library – Librarian Assistant
March 18, 2013
Librarian Assistant for Interlibrary Loan and Circulation
Part Time 22-30 hours a week, including evenings and Saturdays
Lagrange County Public Library is seeking a public service-oriented individual to coordinate the interlibrary loan function, assist at the Adult Services Reference Desk, and supervise the circulation desk on Saturdays.
Duties: Provides interlibrary loan service to library patrons and other libraries. Searches a variety of databases for requested material. Contacts library patrons for any interlibrary loan problems. Processes all interlibrary loan materials for checkout and return. Provides assistance to patrons at the Adult Services Reference Desk. Supervises the Circulation Desk on Saturdays. Provides general clerical support to LCPL staff. Assists patrons in the use of public access terminals, online services, Internet, eBooks and other equipment available for use. Provides assistance in all service areas in the department as needed. Performs other miscellaneous duties as assigned.
Education: High school graduate or equivalent
Knowledge of personal computers and word processing and database software
applications. Knowledge of automated information retrieval systems a plus.
Able to work independently.
Circulation duties, including check-in and check-out; issue library cards and
collect fines; shelve materials; assist customers in locating materials and with
public computers and printing.
Communication: Communicates effectively in English, both orally and in writing. Bilingual skills a plus.
Physical Requirements: Good speaking, hearing and vision ability, excellent manual dexterity, ability to lift and carry up to 25 pounds occasionally, able to stand for several hours at a time.
Working Conditions: Work is performed in a typical library environment.
To apply for an open position at the library, an Application for Employment is required. Applications can be sent directly to the library to the attention of Assistant Director or emailed to email@example.com. Equal Opportunity Employer.
Open until job is filled
203 W. Spring St.
LaGrange, IN 46761