Durham, NC: PT Relief Librarian – NC Collection, Durham County Library

Job Opening Title: Relief Librarian (NC Collection)

Employer Name: Durham County Library

Job Location: Durham, NC

Application Deadline: July 27, 2022

Salary Range: Hiring range: $25.19-$29.00 per hour

Link to job posting: https://careers.dconc.gov/job/Durham-LIBRARIAN-NC-COLLECTION-RELIEF-40001757-NC-27701/912104900/

Years of experience required:

Job Description (if URL to posting not available). Please include instructions for how to apply.: RESPONSIBILITIES:

Provide relief coverage for the North Carolina Collection, the special collections department of Durham County Library. Provide excellent customer service in a team-based environment, answering in-person, email and phone reference questions. Assist with processing manuscripts; digitization of materials; and outreach activities. Strong computer skills are required.

Must be available until 5pm at least a few days during the week and must be available for a Monday evening/Saturday day rotation. Position is expected to work between 20 and 30 hours per week.


General knowledge of professional library principles, procedures, materials and practices.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees and library patrons.
Ability to establish and maintain favorable public relations.
Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.


Requires a master’s degree in library science from an ALA accredited library school.


Concentration in archives or special collections

North Carolina local history knowledge preferred.

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