Oklahoma Library Job Postings

Welcome to ODL Library Jobline! Below are the latest Oklahoma announcements. Jobline is updated when new announcements are received or when announcements expire.

Jobline is a free service of the Oklahoma Department of Libraries. All library positions listed guarantee equal employment and advancement opportunities.


Director of Outreach and Engagement Services
Oral Roberts University Library

Job Description: Provides library reference service to students and faculty and other general library assistance; functions as library liaison for the College of Science and Engineering; collection development, library instruction and participation in development of information literacy tools and content.

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Faculty Reference Librarian (full time)
Oral Roberts University Library

Job Description: Under general direction, has overall strategic and operational responsibility for the Outreach (OUT) and Engagement and Program Services (EPS) departments; oversees the management and delivery of systemwide engagement; measures and evaluates the effectiveness of programs and services.

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Branch Manager
Weatherford Public Library

Job Description: Are you looking for a library management role where you can lead a team committed to exceptional service? Western Plains Library System (WPLS) seeks an energetic Branch Manager for the Weatherford Public Library.

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Children’s Librarian
Downtown Library, Oklahoma City

Job Description: Under the direction of the Library Manager or Engagement Manager, the Children’s Librarian I performs a variety of professional librarian duties including providing information and assistance to members of all ages; planning, scheduling and presenting programs and/or services for children (ages birth-eleven) and their parents and/or caregivers; performing reference, readers’ advisory services and bibliographic instruction to children and their parents and/or caregivers; building relationships with community organizations that serve a similar target audience; providing technology instruction to children; engaging in civic participation.

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Youth Engagement Specialist II
Southern Oaks Library, Oklahoma City

Job Description: Under the direction of the Library Manager or Engagement Manager, the Youth Engagement Specialist II works with staff to support the Library’s strategic goals and initiatives by assisting members and providing relevant and timely programs and services for children ages birth to 18, both inside and outside the library.

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Library Clerk I
Mustang Public Library

Job Description: This is a non-exempt part time position in the Library Department for the City of Mustang. The library is a stand alone municipal library serving Mustang and Canadian County. This position is primarily responsible for the functions and duties of the circulation desk. Other duties include assisting customers with information needs, providing services to children, and processing materials for the collection.

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Youth Engagement Specialist I
Northwest Library, Oklahoma City

Job Description: Under the direction of the Library Manager or Engagement Manager, the Youth Engagement Specialist I works with staff to support the Library’s strategic goals and initiatives by assisting members. Provides technology assistance and education and helps colleagues provide relevant and timely programs and services for youth ages birth to eighteen, both inside and outside the library.

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Adult Engagement Specialist II
Edmond Library

Job Description: Under the direction of the Engagement Manager, the Adult Engagement Specialist II works with staff to support the Library’s strategic goals and initiatives by assisting members and providing relevant and timely programs and services for adults, both inside and outside the library.

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Library Clerk I
Mustang Public Library

Job Description: This is a non-exempt part time position in the Library Department for the City of Mustang. The library is a stand alone municipal library serving Mustang and Canadian County. This position is primarily responsible for the functions and duties of the circulation desk. Other duties include assisting customers with information needs, providing services to children, and processing materials for the collection.

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Data Analyst
Downtown Library, Oklahoma City

Job Description: Under general direction, serves a primary role in advancing the research and analytical needs of the Metropolitan Library System (MLS) by gathering, analyzing and using organizational information to help stakeholders and teams draw insights from the data to facilitate strategic decision-making; creates and manages data projects for the system; provides technical expertise to assist internal customers with their informational needs; assists in evaluating and improving library services by constructing forecasting models and scenario analysis, tracking industry trends, developing novel strategic solutions and creative action plans, and examining strategic performance.

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Deputy Library Director
Lawton Public Library

Job Description: The Deputy Library Director is a professional position providing general administration, management and operational oversight of the Lawton Public Library, serving as second in leadership within the Library. This position oversees Circulation and Reference areas of the Library. Acts in lieu of Library Director when assigned. Job duties include the formulation of policies and procedures, planning, organizing, budgeting, employee management, directing and coordinating all activities of the Library system while observing all applicable department, city, state, and federal policies, rules and/or regulations. This position requires a considerable degree of contact with the general public, public officials and civic groups both internal and external. Flexible schedule (Saturday, evening and day shifts) is necessary.

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Archivist
Choctaw Cultural Center, Durant

Job Description: Use archival management best practices to provide development and stewardship for the archives and collections held in the repository of the Choctaw Cultural Center.

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Reference & Instruction Librarian
/Access Services Supervisor
Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Durant

Job Description: The Librarian for Reference and Instruction will provide direction in the promotion, development, and implementation of library instruction. The librarian will advance and expand a student-centered library instruction program and enhance the effectiveness of library instruction. Coordinates all aspects of Access Services including circulation, reserves, stack maintenance, ILL and copyright compliance. Supervises the Circulation Coordinator, ILL Specialist and the student worker program (approximately 8-10 students).

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Librarian
Walters Public Library

Job Description: The City of Walters is now accepting applications for a Librarian. The City of Walters is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications will be taken until position is filled. Applications may be picked up at City Hall, 129 E. Colorado, Walters, OK 73572.

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Other Sources for Library Employment

The Oklahoma Library Association (OLA) has an Online Career Center.

In the Tulsa area, the Tulsa City-County Library (TCCL) usually has a few job openings.  Check for those announcements.

In the local Oklahoma City area, The Metropolitan Library System of Oklahoma County usually has a few Job openings—find out more about these opportunities.