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This ad posted January 30, 2006

Library Director

The Board of Trustees of the Farmington Village Green and Library Association, Farmington, Connecticut, are seeking a dynamic, energetic, creative, and collaborative leader as director of the Farmington Library, a main library and one branch, in a historic suburb 14 miles from Hartford. The Farmington Library serves a population of 23,600 with an annual budget of $2 million+, a staff of 30 FTEs, with a commitment to excellent customer service, circulation of over 380,000 items annually, a collection of 181,000, consortium membership (LCI, Inc., Sirsi), and an active Friends group . Main library was expanded/ renovated to 48,000 square feet in 2003; Barney Branch, 8,000 square feet, was built in 1917. Library was recently selected by Hartford Magazine as best library in Greater Hartford for towns of similar size. The board invites applications from experienced professionals with at least 8 years of progressively responsible experience in library management and a MLS from ALA-accredited program. Hiring range: $64,000-$72,000, negotiable based on skills and experience. Excellent benefits. For further Information visit or call 860-673-6791. Deadline for receipt of applications: March 1. Send letter of application and resume to: Erica Robertson, Library Director Search Committee, 1 Monteith Dr., Farmington, CT 06032; e-mail Equal-opportunity employer.


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