We have an opening for a Part Time Library Associate. 

  • Circulation Services
    • Check materials in and out & assist patrons in selection of materials needed
    • Notify patrons of overdue materials fines, collect and account for funds received
    • Issue library cards and maintain records based on patron eligibility
    • Assure that materials are checked in and correctly shelved
    • Enter circulation statistics into Excel database
    • Ability to retain and follow circulation policies and procedures
  • Cataloging Services
    • Add materials to the collection from donated materials as directed
    • Add holdings to automated library catalog
    • Manage McNaughton account of monthly bestsellers based on patron requests
    • Assist Director with collection maintenance and development, inventory and weeding
    • Process newly cataloged materials for shelving and perform needed repairs to others
  • Reference Services
    • Assist patrons with Digital Archive, local resources, and online databases
    • Assist patrons with automated card catalog
    • Assist patrons in using computers, laptops, wireless and e-devices
    • Assist patrons with using library apps and digital platforms
    • Assist patrons in finding needed materials, placing holds, and general reference questions
  • Programming Services
    • Assist Director in planning, advertising, and implementation of Library Programs
    • Assist Director with displays of materials and informational resources
    • Act as coordinator for program presenters during the shift as needed
    • Assist with special events/programs
    • Coordinate Summer Reading Program
    • Must have the ability to deliver library programs and speak before groups as needed
  • Miscellaneous Duties
    • Supervise any volunteers or pages and instruct them on shelving of materials, etc.
    • Submit weekly article to the Media
    • Participate in keeping the Library orderly and neat
    • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality;  use appropriate judgment handling information and records
    • Ability to work accurately with attention to detail
    • Ability to arrange items in alphanumeric and/or subject order
    • Must be willing and able to be flexible in schedule and duties as directed
    • Assist with Interlibrary Loan duties when needed.
  • Physical Demands
    • Sitting, standing, walking, climbing, stooping, bending, twisting, and reaching.
    • Talking and hearing; use of the telephone.
    • Lifting and carrying: 50 pounds or less.
    • Handling: processing, picking up and shelving books.
    • Typing, writing, filing, sorting, shelving, and processing.
    • Pushing and pulling: objects weighing up to 60-80 pounds on wheels.
    • Ability to stand for long periods of time.
    • Ability to use a computer for long periods of time.
  • Education / Qualifications:
    • Bachelor’s or Associate’s Degree and prior library experience preferred but not necessary.   



Please send a Resume and application to us at:

Munising School Public Library, Attn: Library Director 810 State Hwy M-28 W., Suite A Munising MI  49862

Please include 3 references with your application.

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