Parkersburg & Wood County Public Library

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Adult Services Librarian Position

March 28, 2018 by Posted in: Uncategorized


Adult Services Librarian

The Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library is accepting applications for an Adult Services Librarian at the Emerson Library. The full time position supervises circulation staff and assists Director along with other department heads with management of the library. The position is responsible for assisting patrons in securing information and in using the resources of the library to meet their specific needs through the collection and programming.  Supervises collection development for adult books, reference, online resources and periodicals.  Reports directly to the Library Director

POSITION REQUIRES a Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited school, at least 3 years of management experience, knowledge of general reference, and collection development experience. Hourly Pay starts at $23 based upon experience and education.  Full health insurance and matching state retirement are included. Position will be open until filled.

Applications are available at the circulation desk [pdf and word] at the Emerson Library, all branches, and on the library’s website.

Complete job description available here (adult services librarian) and at the library.


Parkersburg & Wood County Public Library

3100 Emerson Ave., Parkersburg, WV  26104

Phone: 420-4587 ext.501 / Email:


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