Library board meetings are held the 2nd Tuesday of each month starting at 5pm at the library.

 

 

 

 

The DR Moon Memorial Library in Stanley seeks a well-organized and energetic leader to direct the operations of their library. Please email your resume, cover letter, and three professional references by August 30th to the library search committee at stanleypl@stanleylibrary.org.

 

Full Job Description:  Library Director

Work Status: Part-Time, may work at least 25 hours per week as needed.

Reports To:

D.R. Moon Memorial Library Board of Trustees

Purpose of Position: 

Directs and oversees the operations of the D.R. Moon Memorial Library in compliance with the policies and goals established by the Library Board and the State of Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction and maintains the library materials collection for the use of the community.

Work Duties:

Administers the overall program of library service offered to the community in accordance with the policies established by the Library Board.

Prepares Library Board agendas with the cooperation of the Library Board President and notifies Board of scheduled meetings.

Plans and supervises the daily operation of the library including work scheduling, circulation desk operations, cataloging and processing of library materials, ordering supplies, and maintenance.

Hires, supervises, evaluates, promotes, and discharges all employees.  Recommends improvements in staffing, organization, salaries and benefits to the Library Board.

Plans and conducts regular staff meetings.

Able to develop, interpret and enforce library policies, rules, and procedures.  Makes recommendations to the library board regarding updating current library policies and services and creating new library policies and services.

Maintains bookkeeping responsibilities for the library and prepares monthly statements for the Library Board to approve.  Executes expenditures with the budget.

Develops the annual budget proposal for review and approval of the Library Board.

Prepares the Annual Report for the Department of Public Instruction.

Prepares the County Reimbursement Documents.

Oversees the library’s ongoing collection development plan and selection, purchase, and withdrawal of library materials.

Assists at the Circulation Desk as needed.

Maintains confidentiality of all library patron records.

Develops, supervises, and conducts adult and children programs as needed.

Advertises and promotes library activities and programs.

Assists patrons with library equipment, computers, and internet.

Creates and maintains the library’s webpage and Facebook page.

Updates Ninite and Adobe Flash on all computers every two months.

Attends Directors’ Meetings at the Library System.

Maintains a commitment to continual learning to improve skills and knowledge through reading professional literature and attending local training sessions and other opportunities as they arise.

Identifies and implements continuing education and skills training to develop staff abilities.

 

Maintain a professional relationship with staff, the community, and Stanley City Council.

 

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Bachelors degree and administrative experience including knowledge of public library services and operations of the library.

Has a working understanding of current and developing technologies as they relate to library operations and services.

Ability to provide leadership, management, vision, and guidance for all library service functions.

Excellent organizational and financial management skills are required.

Excellent customer service skills are required.

Ability to sit for long periods of time, as well as moderate lifting, carrying, reaching, stooping, pulling and pushing activities.

Strong understanding of computer technology and software: including proficiency with Microsoft Office software.  Ability to use the internet, the Sierra Program, and the Sierra Management Applications.  Ability to assist patrons with the use of the library equipment.

Ability to operate library equipment such as a copier/printer machine, fax machine,  scanner, and calculator.

 

 

NEW ITEMS

 

CHILDREN’S BOOKS

Little Dinosaur

Moon's First Friends : One Giant Leap for Friendship

Ribbit

Little Red Cat Who Ran Away and Learned His Alphabet

Every Day Birds

All Heart

Camp Panda

Princess and the Pea

Penguin and Tiny Shrimp Don’t Do Bedtime

Goldfish on Vacation

Annie and Simon Banana Muffins

Only Fish in the Sea

Owl Bat Bat Owl

In a Village By the Sea

White Cat and the Monk

Jackrabbit McCabe

Sprout Street Neighbors

Whiskerella

About Fish (Spanish)

Waltz of the Snowflakes

Amazing Collection of Joey Cornell

Forever Garden

Arrow to Alaska

Secret of MoonAcre

April and the Extraordinary World

 

JUVENILE BOOKS

Lost Kingdom of Bamarre

Whiskerella 

Order of the Majestic

Rising Water

Ruse

Hunt for the Mad Wolfs Daughter

Hey Charleston

Baseball Fan Book

Miguels Brave Knight

Better Tree Fort

Going Places

Pie Girl

Engineered

Bob and Joss Get Lost

Shake the Tree

Abraham Lincoln’s Dueling Words

Lucky Enough

Victoria

Bon Voyage

Football Fan Book

Last Bogler

Explore with Francisco Pizarro

Lost Kingdom of Bamarre

The Girl Who Drew Butterflies

Maya Lin

When the Sea Turned to Silver

Lotterys Plus One

Brave Red Smart Frog

Princess Cora and the Crocodile

Sergeant Reckless

Just Dance

Van Gogh Deception

Sea Otter Heroes

I See a Trip with Noah Leon

Star Thief

How Oscar Indigo Broke the Universe

Danza

Giant From the Fire Sea

Wildheart (graphic novel)

Level 13

Maximillian Fly

Twelve

Red Maze

Queen of the Sea

Survivor Girl

 

YOUNG ADULT BOOKS

Dragon Pearl

My Bonnie Light Horseman

Hunted

Blood Red Snow White

The Red Umbrella

Tiger at Midnight

Love, Life and the List

Fever Queen

Wicked Fox

Grief Keeper

 

ADULT BOOKS

Large print

Searching for Sylvie Lee (Jean Kwok)

Summer of ’69 (Elin Hilderbrand)

Backlash

Smokescreen

 

Regular print 

Searching for Sylvie Lee (Jean Kwok)

Every Tools A Hammer (Adam Savage)

Farmer’s Bride (Kathleen Fuller)

I’ll Never Tell (Catherine McKenzie)

Island (Ragnar Jonasson)

Jeeves and the King of Clubs (Ben Schott)

Last House Guest (Megan Miranda)

Range: why generalists triumph in a specialized world (David Epstein)

Recursion (Blake Crouch)

Reluctant Bride (Jody Hedlund)

Rest of the Story (Sarah Dessen)

Summer of ’69 (Elin Hilderbrand)

Thin Air (Lisa Gray)

Time After Time : a novel (Lisa Grunwald)

Trouble Is A Friend of Mine (Stephanie Tromly)

Wires and Nerve (Marissa Meyer)

1st Mistake  (Sandie Jones)

Quarterback Whisperer

Backlash

Chelsea Girls

Big Sky

Labyrinth

Stone Cold Heart

Good Deed

Best Mistake Ever and Other Stories

 

AUDIO BOOKS

Reluctant Bride (Jody Hedlund)

Farmer’s Bride (Kathleen Fuller)

A Nearly Normal Family  (M.T. Edvardsson ; translated by Rachel Willson-Broyles)

Summer of ’69 (Elin Hilderbrand)

1st Mistake  (Sandie Jones)

Smokescreen

I’ll Never Tell

Thin Air 

 

VIDEOS

ADULT 

Citadel

Man Who Killed DonFor the  Quiote

Eat, Play, Love

Endeavour: Series 3 (UK)

Fear the Walking Dead: Season 3

Paterson

Fear the Walking Dead: Season 4

Five Feet Apart

Hotel Mubai

Run the Race

Captain Marvel

The Mustang

Tom Clancy’s, Jack Ryan: Season 1

Us

Victoria: Season 3

Marvel’s Avengers – Endgame

The Mission

Captain America – The First Avenger

Thor

Stan and Ollie

Best of Enemies

Hellboy

Shazam

Parks and Recreation (complete series)

Psych (complete series)

Man For All Seasons

Flipped

Les Miserables

I Am David

Teen Spirit

Alita: Battle Angel

Breakthrough

 

CHILDREN 

Paw Patrol: Jungle Rescues

Wonder Park

Bernstain Bears: It’s Time for School

Kung Fu Bunny

Dora the Explorer: Epic Adventure Collection

Parent Trap

Tangled the Series: Queen for a Day

Dumbo

Reluctant Dragon

 

 

 

POSSIBLE FUTURE EXPANSION

 

 

 

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