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Job Opening: Reference/Catalog Librarian

  • 1.  Job Opening: Reference/Catalog Librarian

    Posted 01-05-2022 14:18
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    Job Opening: Reference/Catalog Librarian

    Organization: Abington Township Public Library
    Date Posted: 12/20/2021
    City: Abington
    Location: Pennsylvania
    Country: United States
    Primary Category: Public Library
    Salary: $48,000.00 yearly
    Type of Position: Full-Time
    Education Requirement: MLS

    Description & Details

    Department:  Abington Township Public Library

    Position:  Reference Librarian / Cataloger

    Classification: Salaried/Clerical – Exempt – Full-Time

    Reports to:  Head, Technical Services and Reference Department

    Supervises:  None


    The primary purpose of this position is to perform professional work in the Technical Services and the Reference Departments of the public library system. In Technical Services, the Reference Librarian / Cataloger catalogs and classifies a variety of materials for circulation; does related work as required. The Reference Librarian / Cataloger will work a busy Information Services desk; assist library users with questions regarding library services, programs and finding items in the collection; and perform one-on-one technology assistance which allows the Abington Township Public Library to provide residents and library patrons quality service while complying with the ordinances and other laws of the Township and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. All work is completed in accordance with township ordinances, policies, procedures, practices, and other laws of the Township and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Work is performed under the regular supervision of both the Head of Technical Services and Head of Reference. 


    How to Apply / Contact

    Applications are available online at . Completed applications must be submitted by the application deadline, and no later than 5:00 PM, January 14, 2022.

    For additional information contact Elizabeth Fitzgerald at 215-885-5180. Abington Township is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Jay Bhatt
    2021 President-Elect, Sci-Tech Community, SLA
    Engineering Librarian
    Scholarly Communications
    Drexel University Libraries

    Drexel University
    Philadelphia, PA
    Twitter: @drexeleng