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

Wagging Through the Snow
George and Lizzie
An Amish Christmas Love: Four Novellas
The Good People
The Exact Nature of Our Wrongs
Beach, Breeze, Bloodshed
Turkey Trot Murder
Dark River Rising
Cat Got Your Secrets
A Strange Scottish Shore
Alone: Britain, Churchill, and Dunkirk: Defeat into Victory
The Boat Runner
I, Eliza Hamilton
The Scarred Woman
Life of Lies
Good Me Bad Me
Miss Kopp's Midnight Confessions


Digital Services


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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