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Reference Librarian/Audiovisual Specialist, Needham Free Public Library, Needham, MA


Under the general supervision of the Reference Supervisor, perform a variety of activities as an information source to the community and administer the library’s budget for all audiovisual materials, digital materials and periodicals collections.  Review, evaluate, and select all materials for the library’s audiovisual collections, digital media collections, and periodicals collections.  Promote digital media resources to the public and instruct the public in the use these resources.  Advise and assist patrons in selecting, locating, and utilizing library resource materials through knowledge of print materials, the online catalog, online databases, and the Internet.  Assist with the library’s social media on various platforms.  Update the website.  Participate in professional library network committees and activities and attend professional meetings, seminars, and continuing educational opportunities.

This is a full-time position. Salary Range is $56,639.70 – $60,074.24, depending on experience.


  • MLS/Masters
  • Position requires two to three year’s experience in professional library reference service, plus audiovisual experience and expertise.

How to Apply:

Please submit a cover letter and resume.  The preferred submission is via email as an attached file, however, any of the following methods will be accepted:

  • Email: [email protected]
  • Fax: 781-455-0165
  • Mail: Human Resources Department, 1471 Highland Avenue, Needham, MA  02492

Position closes on Tuesday, December 8, 2020.