Library Assistant


Foster Library - Lansing, Michigan 48912


20 Hours per week.

Capital Area District Libraries (CADL) provides library services to our local communities seven days per week. All positions will require some evening and weekend hours, including Sundays. While this position is currently assigned at the above location, CADL reserves the right to require all employees to be available for assignments at any CADL location.


$14.94 per hour

Nature of Work

Under the supervision of the Head Librarian, exercises various library skill, providing patrons with assistance and material use. Performs a variety of duties including assisting patrons with questions using print and electronic resources, promoting the collection, and assisting in the development of library programs.

Some specialization in selling/cross selling the collection through displays, marketing in the stacks and personalized assistance as well as interpreting data about target audiences and library usage/trends to assist with program planning.

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Education & Experience

Must have a Bachelor's Degree or its equivalent

Exoerience working in a public library is preferred

To Apply

April 29, 2021 -May 13, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.

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All applications for employment must be made on the Capital Area District Libraries application form and completed in full. Resumes will not be accepted or evaluated in lieu of application. All applicants must meet the minimum and special eligibility requirements, as listed on this job announcement, for the vacancy and file a timely application in order to be considered. Separate application forms must be submitted for each position for which an applicant wishes to apply.

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