Jobs Available : Associate Librarian/Librarian (Public Library Services)

At the National Library Board (NLB), our commitment is to bring the world’s knowledge to Singapore and to create a positive social and economic impact beyond expanding the learning capacity of the nation. Powering the knowledge-based economy with an extensive network of libraries and information centres, NLB offers an environment that fuels your imagination and passion for a rewarding career.

Associate Librarian/Librarian (Public Library Services)


a) Provide advisory enquiry services & assist in determination of library user needs

b) Implement reader-centered promotion strategies

c) Develop and deliver information literacy based programmes; facilitate library programmes and events

d) Put up book displays, conduct book talks & produce book summaries, reviews, annotated book lists

e) Collate user feedback

f) Assist in gathering information on collection trends

g) Evaluate and review collection usage by compiling usage trend analysis

h) Assist in collection stocktake, weeding and audit

i) Provide user education, conduct school visits and library tours and conduct outreach activities

j) Promote library services and facilities at external roadshows and exhibitions

k) Establish community contacts and formulate collaborative projects


The incumbent should possess a good degree from recognized university with at least 1 to 2 years of relevant experience. Library qualifications such as Master of Science in Information Studies or Graduate Diploma in Information Science will be an advantage. A degree or experience in performing arts or event management is highly desirable. The incumbent will be required to perform shift work. Successful candidates will be placed on a contract employment.

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We regret that only short-listed candidates will be notified.

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