Part-Time Library Assistant

Come work with us! We have a position open for a part-time Library Assistant. 

General Information
Part-time position with an average of up to 20 hours per week.  The position includes mainly afternoon hours with the possibility of evening and weekend hours as requested.  Must have dependable work habits with ability to relate to children as well as adults.  Under the close supervision of the Circulation Manager, or staff member designated in charge, is responsible for circulation, shelving, and patron assistance.
  1. Circulation desk duties include:  using automated circulation system - charging out materials, checking in materials, collecting fines, maintaining accurate records, handling reserve and patron requests, and registering patrons;  assisting patrons with basic information regarding the use of library facilities and resources; assisting with interlibrary loan procedures by explaining the service and obtaining complete information from requesting patrons. 
  2. Other duties include:  shelving materials accurately; straightening the collection; shelf reading assigned areas; shifting books on shelves as room necessitates; counting and recording in-house use; assisting patrons with the use of computer and audiovisual resources and equipment; closing the library, removing materials from tables and returning them to shelves; and straightening furniture. 

Click here to visit the City of Brookings website for more information and to apply. 

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New Books

Wilde in Love: The Wildes of Lindow Castle
Full Curl
Black Goat Blues
Christmas in Icicle Falls
Her Body and Other Parties
The Allies Strike Back, 1941-1943: The War in the West, Volume Two
American King
Radio Free Vermont: A Fable of Resistance
Leonardo da Vinci
Promise Me, Dad: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and Purpose
Wyoming Winter
Blood Brothers: The Story of the Strange Friendship between Sitting Bull and Buffalo Bill
A History of the Church in 100 Objects
The Mongrel Mage
The Instant Pot Cookbook: 175 Delicious Recipes for Every Meal and Occasion
Reservoir 13
We're Going to Need More Wine: Stories
The Power
Legend Lost

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9:30 AM - 9 PM
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
1 PM - 5 PM
Closed Sundays in August


Brookings Public Library
515 3rd Street
Brookings SD 57006

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