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Librarian I – Youth Services, Somerville Public Library, (Somerville, MA)

We seek a highly creative, tech savvy, innovative, energetic, positive individual who wants to join a team committed to providing excellent library services to teens and children in Somerville.


Reports to the Head of Teen Services

  • Plans, implements, and evaluates in-person and virtual programs of interest to teens, tweens, and children
  • Develops, selects, and maintains library collection of books, magazines, AV, and other materials for teens, tweens, and children as assigned
  • Provides prompt, courteous and direct assistance to all patrons with basic information regarding use of library materials, equipment, and services
  • Provides reader’s advisory, technology, and homework assistance
  • Promotes new and existing library collections, services, programs, and events to teens, tweens, and children through in-library displays and via print, web, and other social media
  • Engages in outreach to teachers, librarians, and other staff within area schools and community agencies/organizations serving teens, tweens, and children and attends city-sponsored events of interest to children, tweens, teens, and families
  • Attends continuing professional development activities, relevant to library services for teens, tweens, and children
  • Staffs the Teen and Children’s desks on a regular schedule, and covers other public desks as assigned
  • Performs other duties as assigned

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