Position Title: Part-time Substitute Reference Librarian   

Department: Library

Hours: Part-time/15-19 hours per week (1-2 evening shifts & 1 Sat or Sun per month)

Date: September 14, 2021

Union: Non-Union hourly part-time professional

Salary Range: $26.38-$31.66 per hour, no benefits

Description of position:

Provides research and information services to patrons. One evening, and at least one weekend shift per month. Additional shifts possible. Must be willing to cover other shifts on short notice.

Provides direct assistance to patrons with basic information regarding use of library materials, equipment, and services.  Uses a variety of computer databases, electronic resources and computer software packages. Circulates library materials. Completes special projects and tasks. Performs other duties as assigned by the Assistant Director or Director.

Recommended Minimum Qualifications


Bachelor’s of arts/science in liberal arts; master’s of science in library science. 


At least two years’ experience working in a library performing reference activities. 

Date posted:   September 14, 2021

Closing date:  Open until filled

Apply to: Please submit a resume and cover letter to the Human Resources Manager, Town of Wayland, 41 Cochituate Road, Wayland, MA 01778 or hr@wayland.ma.us. The town of Wayland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.