Two Library Positions – Maryland and Washington D.C.

Position: Director- Cecil County Public Library
Location: Elkton, Maryland
SALARY: $110,000 – 120,000 (Salary Based on Skills and Experience)

Originally posted on the Maryland Library Association listserv.

About CCPL
CCPL is an award-winning mid-sized library system in Maryland, which has been acknowledged at the local, state and national level for its dedication to education, innovation, and economic development:

2015 Institute of Museum and Library Services – National Medal Winner
2014 Institute of Museum and Library Services – National Medal Finalist
2013 MD Library Association – Excellence in Customer Service and Emerging Leader
Awards, YALSA – Teen Top Ten, ALA Best of Show – PR Xchange
2012 MD Chamber of Commerce – Non-profit Partner in Business Award, Library Journal – Mover and Shaker
2011 Cecil County Chamber of Commerce – Non-profit Partner in Business Award, Salem Press – Outstanding Local Blog of the Year, ALA Best of Show – PR Xchange, “My Library My Lifeline”

Based out of Elkton, MD, the Director of the Cecil County Public Library (CCPL) serves as the library’s Chief Executive Officer. Reporting to the Board of Library Trustees, the director works with the board to sustain and develop outstanding services and facilities throughout Cecil County and implement effective public service and staff policies.

The Director serves as CCPL’s representative at the community, county, and state levels, and to media outlets. The Director is responsible for leading and inspiring a dynamic and creative library staff who have a history of innovative and award winning librarianship to achieve an ambitious impact oriented mission and vision for CCPL. The Director oversees library operations throughout the county, and develops effective budgets and strategies for advancing the mission and goals of the library. The Director demonstrates collaborative, straight forward leadership, principled librarianship, and commitment to community welfare.

Join CCPL and become an integral part of the team working towards a common mission – To provide lifelong educational and cultural opportunities and resources for all, promoting individual and community success.

To Apply
Please submit a cover letter, resume and three business references to: apply here OR

Position: Copyright Specialist
Location: Library of Congress, Washington, DC
Salary Range: $53,435.00 to $69,460.00 / Per Year

Full vacancy announcement available at USAJOBS:

This position is the Information Specialist. The primary purpose of the position is to provide information services to the general public on the mission and responsibilities of the U.S. Copyright Office, its regulations, procedures, registration and recordation practices, and to provide general information on copyright to Office visitors. This position is accountable to the Information Section Head. While performing daily activities, the incumbent is responsible for ensuring proper handling and security of all Library and Copyright Office materials.