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Your Story Begins at the Calgary Public Library

Every day the Calgary Public Library helps people write new chapters in their lives through inspiration, information, and new ideas. Let the library be the next chapter in your career story.

We offer a stable, friendly and supportive workplace where we value diversity and work-life balance. Being an employee of the Calgary Public Library means making a difference in the community. It's a workplace that you can believe in. You'll be working with all different types of customers who value what we do and employees who love what they do. When we ask our staff what they like the best about working at the Calgary Public Library, the most common answer is the people they get to work with and help every day.

The Library's mission is to enrich lives and build community by ensuring universal access to resources for information, learning, inspiration and enjoyment and we do this with pride! The Calgary Public Library offers everything you would expect at a large urban library, including items in many different formats, diverse programs, and much more. We aim to provide service that is responsive and appropriate to the needs of every individual customer. And that's why over 70% of Calgarian households have at least one Library user.

The Calgary Public Library needs employees with energy and passion to help us serve the community. We need Librarians who can be proven leaders to the hardworking teams at each of our branches, customer services staff to assist with working towards our goals , and career-minded individuals to fill specialized roles. We only value planning if there's doing. If you value outcome over output, the Calgary Public Library is for you.

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