Job Opportunities

Text Size

Branch Manager

(Posted July 16, 2014; Open until filled)

William F. Laman Public Library seeks individual with excellent communication skills to manage daily operations of a new branch library.  Responsibilities include planning and promoting library services and programs, participating in development and implementation of library procedures and budgets as they affect the branch, interpreting library policies, and participating in hiring process; trains, schedules, supervises and evaluates branch staff; initiates and develops community partnerships and performs public service functions.  Requires demonstrated leadership skills and proven ability to work with considerable independence and to direct the work of others. 

Minimum Qualifications Requirements:
  • Master’s Degree in Library Science from an A.L.A accredited or approved equivalent graduate school. 
  • Two (2) years full-time experience as a professional librarian which must have been gained after receipt of a Master’s Degree from an accredited graduate library school.
  • One (1) year of this experience must have been in a supervisory capacity at an urban or suburban public library.

Must be able to work nights and weekends, stand for extensive periods of time during the workday, lift 25 pounds, and work at any location in the William F. Laman Public Library System.

Starting salary $30,000 (negotiable based on experience) plus excellent benefits.  Fill out online application below AND send resume via email to or Executive Director, Jeff Baskin, William F. Laman Public Library, 2801 Orange St., North Little Rock, AR 72114.  EOE  

See Job Description

See Online Application Below.


If interested, please fill out the online application below. 


Fill out my online form.

Audio Books

Apple iPod friendly

Click Here

to choose service

How Do I...

Need Help? Browse all our answers to your questions.

Sign up for e-news updates

The Laman Library System:

Main Library

2801 Orange Street
North Little Rock, AR 72114
Phone: 501-758-1720
Map & Directions  •  Hours

Argenta Branch

420 Main Street
North Little Rock, AR 72114
Phone: 501-687-1061
Map & Directions  •  Hours