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Brooklyn Public Library is hiring! We're hosting a job fair on September 28 so you can learn more about the benefits of working for the Library, our open positions, and how to apply. Bring your resume or just stop by to chat with us—see you there!

We have a wide variety of job openings, and are especially seeking librarians, special officers, custodians, and part-time passport acceptance agents. View the full list of open positions: in case of rain, the job fair will take place in Central Library's Civic Commons.

Brooklyn Public Library is one of the nation’s largest library systems and among New York City’s most democratic institutions. We seek professionals dedicated to providing excellent customer service, developing fruitful partnerships in the community, and implementing programs aligned with our mission and vision. You will be immersed in a motivating and challenging environment where innovation is key to the organization. If you are looking to be a part of a stimulating workplace that is highly regarded by its culturally diverse community, BPL is the place to be.

Brooklyn Public Library is an equal opportunity employer. We offer a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees, including:

  • Health, dental, and vision coverage
  • Retirement and savings options
  • A minimum of three weeks of vacation
  • Paid sick time and paid holidays
  • Pre-tax transit and parking benefits
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Discounts on gym memberships, electronics, car rentals, entertainment and more
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Becoming a BPL Sustainer is the most convenient way to support the library you love on a monthly basis. If we can register 150 new Sustainers by September 30, we’ll unlock a $10,000 challenge grant to further sustain our programs.
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