Librarian (Adult)-DC Public Library
This position is within the Public Services unit of the District of Columbia Public Library system and serves as a Librarian (Adult). The position is responsible for professional functions that support the efficient operation and best use of the libraries by adults (ages 20-above).
Under the general direction of a Branch Librarian, the incumbent provides reference and advisory services to customers; provides assistance in study oriented activities and in developing adult reading interests; plans, schedules, conducts and evaluates adult programs and class visits, develops and maintains the branch collection of adult literature to meet the needs of the community; compiles reading lists on subjects assigned and prepares the display of books.
Selected candidates will be assigned to different library locations as needed.
A Master’s degree in Library/ Information Science from an ALA (American Library Association) accredited graduate program plus a minimum of 1 year of relevant experience working in directly and in-person with customers/clients of the adult population.
Experience working in an urban public library preferred. Additionally, the following is required: