Under supervision, provides information services to the public; and performs other duties as assigned. This is the entry level position in the professional Librarian series. Entry into this class requires experience or education related to library or information science. With experience, the work becomes progressively more diversified and difficult, requiring independent judgment under general supervision. May provide direction to Library Aides, Library Clerks, Library Assistants, volunteers, and temporary employees in their assignments and work prioritization.
Education: A Master's degree in Library Science or related field from an accredited college or university is required. A Bachelor's degree in a related field and three years of professional librarian experience may substitute for the advanced degree. Successful completion of a Master's Degree in Library Science or satisfactorily meeting the substitution criteria is required prior to the completion of the probationary period. A Master's degree in Library Science and course work in specific area of work assignment is highly desirable.