Position Overview: The Greensburg Hempfield Area Library (GHAL) Board of Trustees is seeking a Library Director who is a passionate, motivated individual to lead the library in its mission: to enrich our community by promoting literacy and fostering lifelong learning. … Read More
The Oakmont Carnegie Library is looking for a dynamic person to join our Library Staff. This is a customer service-focused role. Our goal at OCL is to insure a positive customer experience for our library users. The position is part-time. … Read More
Pay Rate: $15.00 – $19.00 per hour Status: Part-Time, Non-Exempt Hours per Week: 15-20 Benefits: Paid Time Off; Retirement Plan The mission of the Cooper-Siegel Community Library is to cultivate a community of lifelong learners. The Library provides a high … Read More
Scott Township Public Library has an immediate opening for a part time Library Assistant-Program Services (10-17 hours per week). The primary responsibility of this position is to work the circulation desk and provide programs to all age groups. Responsibilities include, … Read More
The Allegheny County Library Association (ACLA) joined libraries throughout Pennsylvania and the country in celebrating National Library Week – April 8 – 14, 2018.
Pennsylvania’s One Book, Every Young Child 2018 selection is My Cousin Momo by Pennsylvania Author Zachariah OHora.
Did you know that 20 million people nationally provide 5 million hours of volunteer service per year? That is a donation of services at a value of $482 million annually. For the past 20 years, the Whitehall Public Library has been greatly benefitted from the donation of time and talent by Faustino Dunckhorst. Recently, the Library dedicated the “Faustino Dunckhorst Reading Area” in recognition of the all that Mr. Dunckhorst has done for the Library, and the library community at large.
On April 12, 2018, eight libraries of the ACLA North Region offered the first Adult Battle of the Books. Twenty-eight teams packed Sieb’s Pub & Restaurant on Babcock Boulevard and were ready for battle.
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