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Part-Time Outreach Librarian - C.H. Booth Library

Posted on January 21, 2019

Description

The Cyrenius H. Booth Library is seeking friendly, enthusiastic, customer service-oriented librarians to provide offsite informational programs to various community groups in Newtown, CT. Informational content will focus on the Newtown All of Us program. More information about the program can be found on the library’s website. Work schedule will consist of mostly evenings, Saturdays, and Sundays as upcoming community events are identified. These are time-limited, grant-funded activities; project begins January 2019 and ends May 2019.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities will include introducing community members to the initiatives of the Newtown All of Us program, to various other programs and resources of the National Library of Medicine, and also to the library resources available to them from the C.H. Booth Library.

Qualifications

M.L.S. is required. Prior experience with outreach preferred. Computer proficiency is required. Ability to maneuver mobile kiosks, displays, and containers of handouts is essential. Knowledge of the materials associated with the All of Us Research Program of the NIH, the NNLM online resources, and digital and physical resources of the C.H. Booth Library is expected.

Compensation

$30 per hour in (roughly) 3-hour shifts

Location

Newtown, CT USA

URL

https://www.chboothlibrary.org/all-of-us-newtown/

To Apply

To apply, email cover letter, resume and the contact information for 1 professional reference to Douglas Lord, Director, at [email protected] Open until filled.

Company Information

Cyrenius H. Booth Library 203-426-1561 Work schedule will consist of mostly evenings, Saturdays, and Sundays as upcoming community events are identified

Contact Information

Douglas Lord, Director Cyrenius H. Booth Library 25 Main Street Newtown CT 06470