Are you enthusiastic about providing high quality customer service? Do you love to create innovative programming and outreach events? Do you have strong technology and marketing skills? If so, this is the position for you!

The North Shore Library is seeking a Head of Adult Services. The ideal candidate is outgoing, creative, technology-minded and enthusiastic about being part of an ever-changing environment. Other desirable qualities include strong organizational and management skills, excellent interpersonal communication and presentation skills, and a strong desire to explore new ways to provide excellent library services.

This full time leadership position works with the Head of Youth Services, the Assistant Director and the Library Director as part of the Library’s Management Team. This position is responsible for planning, managing and evaluating library services and in-house and outreach programming for adults. The Head of Adult Services is responsible for identifying community needs and providing direct library services such as reference, reader’s advisory and technology assistance to customers of all ages. Additionally, this position is responsible for the adult collection, technology management, marketing and social media. The Head of Adult services directly supervises three staff members.


  • Candidates must have a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science from an ALA-accredited institution.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience as an Adult Services Librarian.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a supervisory role.
  • Preference given to those with supervisory experience.

Wages and Salary:
This is a full time exempt position. Salary range of $48,500-$50,565 depending on experience.
The schedule includes a minimum of one evening per week and rotating Sundays.

See full job description at: Job Description – Head of Adult Services 

To apply for this position, please send a Cover Letter, Resume and three Professional References to Susan Draeger-Anderson at:

Application Deadline is Friday, July 19th at 5:00 p.m. but applications will be considered as they arrive so apply early.