Reference Assistant

Samuels Public Library has an opening for a part time Reference Assistant with exceptional customer service skills. This is a 20 hour position which requires a flexible schedule including nights and weekends. The Library Assistant for Reference provides reference and reader’s advisory services; oversees usage of public access computers, assists with interlibrary loans, participates in adult collection development and programming, and assists with the cataloging of library materials. Requires education or experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree; excellent communication skills; considerable knowledge of books and authors, periodicals, reference resources; strong computer skills; and the ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with library patrons and staff. Previous library experience a plus. Applications are available at Please send your resume with cover letter along with the application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  by 5 p.m., Thursday, February 5th, 2015. Only electronically submitted applications will be considered.