Job Openings

Part-time Library Clerk

There are two positions open in the Circulation Deparment and the Youth Services department. These are Civil Service positions and you must take the general clerical test to be added to the civil service list of eligibles. To find out more infromation about these two positions, you can contact Kathleen Shores The deadline to apply to take the clerical exam is March 31st and the exam will be given on May 22, click here for the exam application. Click here to view the exam announcement.

Volunteers Opportunities

Maintenance for the garden is in desperate need of volunteer help. We meet once a week, Wed. am for 2 hours. Please email or gslamond@gmail if you can help out. We begin late April or early May, weather permitting.

Join Our Board of Trustees

The BCPL Board of Trustees is an integral part of furthering the libraries mission and goals. Key functions of the board members include:

  • Promoting and advocating for the BCPL in the community
  • Attending monthly board meetings
  • Determining policies and rules regarding BCPL’s use
  • Learning about issues affecting the library and acting in good faith with the best interest of the organization in mind
  • Ensuring that the library provides the best possible service to the community

Currently the BCPL Board of Trustees meets on the first Thursday of each month at 8:30 am, alternative meeting times are open for discussion. Trustees must live in Broome County.   Interested candidates to serve on the board should send a resume to or mail to:

Broome County Public Library Board of Trustees
Attn: Nominating Committee
185 Court Street
Binghamton, NY 13901