East Providence News

8/2/2017 - Reference Librarian-Part Time

Reference Librarian Part Time-19 hours per week


$15.00 per hour-no benefits

 The City of East Providence is seeking a Reference Librarian.  The Reference Librarian is responsible for providing information services to adults and children at the Weaver Library.  Answer reference and reader’s advisory questions in person and telephone.  Assist with public access computers and data bases.  Ability to work within and familiarity with the Ocean State Libraries computerized catalog and circulation system.

 Minimum Qualifications


  • American Library Association accredited Master’s Degree in Library Science
  • Knowledge of the theories, principles, practices and tools of public library services
  • Ability to work well with limited supervision
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

To apply, please submit a resume and application to hr@cityofeastprov.com or mail to City of East Providence Human Resources Department, 145 Taunton Avenue, Room 201, East Providence, RI, 02914, no later than Friday, August 18, 2017 by 4:00 pm. No phone calls, please. The City of East Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services.