Job Openings

Principal Library Clerk

The Civil Service Test for the position of Principal Library Clerk at the Broome County Public Library has been posted. Application to take the test is required and due March 20. The test will be administered on May 11, 2019. To be considered as a candidate for the position you must successfully complete the civil service test. See also http://www.gobroomecounty.com/personnel/exams-oc.

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 durgin@aol.com or gslamond@gmail if you can help out. We begin late April or early May, weather permitting.

Join Our Board of Trustees

The Broome County Public Library needs to fill two vacant positions on its' Board of Trustees.  The Library is searching for two Broome County residents to serve on the Board. Duties and responsibilities of board members include the following:

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 BCPLtrustees@gmail.com or mail to:

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