Do you love working with a wide range of organizations and individuals? Do you love capturing success stories? Are you looking to make a tangible impact in your work? Then consider joining our team. The Allegheny County Library Association is … Read More
Ever thought of making a career change to public libraries? Thinking about earning that additional degree, but just not sure? Is your head-filled with books, your heart for service, and your life lived on a stage? Well, this could be … Read More
The Sewickley Public Library, located 12 miles northwest of Pittsburgh, is accepting applications for the position of part time Public Services librarian. Duties include reference work, programming and other activities as assigned by the assistant director. Applicant should be proficient … Read More
The Board of Trustees of the Ford City Public Library seeks a highly qualified individual for the full-time position of Library Director to begin as soon as possible. The Library serves Ford City and surrounding areas of Armstrong County. In … Read More
Libraries play a critical role in the kindergarten readiness and transition process. They promote early literacy and kindergarten readiness skills in programming, encourage family engagement, and help children learn (when a parent, guardian or formal preschool is not present). They … Read More
Now in its second year, “Love Your Library,” a county-wide initiative developed by the Allegheny County Library Association and Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, provided a way for residents to “show their love” to their local library. During the month of … Read More
The new floor plan in the Upper St. Clair non-fiction room, completed in the summer of 2017, is an open inviting space that features books displayed within subject neighborhoods for readers to browse easily. Patron response is extremely positive, with … Read More
PA Forward Star Libraries -In 2017, the Pennsylvania Library Association launched their PA Forward Star Library program to raise awareness of library programs and offerings that help Pennsylvania citizens improve their command of five types of literacy – basic, information, civic & social, health, and financial.
The Northland Public Library, located in the northern suburbs of Pittsburgh–has an opening for a part-time Library Assistant – Technical Services. The Library Assistant for Technical Services will be responsible for preparing materials for the library collection. Strong organizational skills … Read More
Summer is always a busy time at libraries and 2017 was no different. Libraries in Allegheny County provided numerous opportunities for children to explore the world, ignite imaginations and discover everything that the library has to offer.