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is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free
Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither
rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest
Library Assistant II, 15 hours/week
The Shepherdstown Public Library is seeking an individual for the
position of part-time Library Assistant II to provide customer
service in both the children’s and adult departments. Computer and
technology skills required, including web management and Microsoft
Office. Preferred qualifications include a bachelor’s degree or
higher and previous library experience, including programming; excellent
oral and written communication skills; a positive interpersonal
style; ability to work independently and as part of a team; strong
organizational skills; ability to communicate a supportive library
image; and flexibility and initiative. Weekend hours
required. Ability to lift books and some bending and stooping
Customer service for adult and children’s circulation desks
Adult and children’s programming
Reader’s Advisory for adult and children’s materials
Shelving and circulation
Assist patrons with computers and online catalog
Tasks as directed by Director and Children’s Librarian
Required Application Materials
(form also available at the Library)
Screening will begin immediately and will continue until the
position is filled. Completed application documents can be mailed
to Library Director, Shepherdstown Public Library, P.O. Box 278,
Shepherdstown, WV 25443 or submitted by email to
BOOKIN’ IT FOR THE LIBRARY
Congratulations to Elizabeth Monsma,
T-shirt Design Contest Winner!
This year’s annual
experience is on October 1st,
and we are
be a part of it!
As part of our partnership with the
event, if promotional code
is entered when
registering for the event, Shepherdstown Public Library will receive
a percentage of the proceeds for a new library. Plus, as part of
the registration process, participants also have the option to “make
a donation to Shepherdstown Public Library.”
Register for the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K, or 5K
NEW in our
From Age of Learning,
Inc., the award-winning ABCmouse.com curriculum is designed
to help young children (ages 2-6+) build a strong foundation
for future academic success. ABCmouse.com is 100%
educational, with over 3,500 learning activities across all
major subject areas - reading, math, science, social
studies, art, and music.
Best of all, kids love it!!
See our Children's Librarians for details.
Did you know?
Reading to children stimulates brain activation
a book is good for your relationships
Reading for pleasure "boosts social relations"
Read all about it!
Why our future depends on libraries,
reading and daydreaming
popular titles, or
Inquire in our
and Children's Departments
June Calendar of Events
From the Visitor's Center
The Library Project
Read all about it!
here for the current edition of the Circulation Desk.
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