JOBS IN LIBRARIES
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Public Services LibrarianPosted by: South Carolina State Library
Posted date: 2017-Mar-13
Location: South Carolina State Library
The primary roles of the Public Services Librarian are providing excellent customer service to patrons in person, by telephone, written correspondence, email and online chats; staff the Information Desk daily; perform reference, collection development, administrative and circulation duties; assist with library programs, events, outreach and workshops; effectively communicate information about library materials, services, programming and resources; and represent the library on committees, in professional organizations and at conferences. This position requires regular interaction with patrons of diverse backgrounds, outstanding communication skills, and comfort with serving as the main contact for library patrons.
Provide patron services in person, via the phone, written correspondence, email and online chats.
Provide support for programs, events, outreach and workshops.
Assist with promoting library initiatives.
Serve as library liaison to state agencies.
Participate in agency meetings, committees, conferences and professional organizations.
Effectively communicate information about library programs, collections, services, resources, procedures and policies.
Perform other duties as required.
The South Carolina State Library is the primary administrator of federal and state support for the state's libraries. Headquartered in Columbia, S.C., the State Library develops, supports, and sustains a thriving statewide community of learners committed to making South Carolina stronger. We serve the people of South Carolina by supporting state government and libraries to provide opportunities for learning in a changing environment.