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Merrill Memorial Library in Yarmouth is seeking applicants for the position of Substitute Librarian.

This is a part-time, as-needed position that accommodates both short and long term staff absences.
Requirements: Post-secondary degree and experience in an automated library setting.
Applicants should possess:

  • Knowledge of the principles and practice of providing library services to adults and/or youth in public libraries
  • Familiarity with information sources and literature relevant to adult and/or youth patrons; and trends and issues in the field
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills, including problem-solving and flexibility
  • Ability to work in a busy environment
  • Proficiency with automated library systems and other computer applications
  • Proficiency with online search tools and strategies

Interested candidates should provide a cover letter, resume and 3 references to:

Merrill Memorial Library
215 Main Street
Yarmouth ME 04096
Attn: Heidi Grimm
or hgrimm@yarmouthlibrary.org

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Merrill Film Society is an informal gathering of community members to view great works of cinema with one another.  Everyone is invited.  The films are free and popcorn is served!  Showtime is 7 pm.  August 9: Cabaret (1972).  August 23: M (1931).


Beanstack is an online Reader’s Advisory service that we offer. Parents may sign up for free, with or without a library card, and create a profile for each of their children including age, reading level, and interests. Each week, we will send you an email with a tailored book recommendation highlighting a book in our collection, as well as activities to do while reading the book that will enhance the experience of reading together as a family.  Try it out and let us know what you think!!

Our Fiscal Year 2017-2021 Strategic Plan is complete! For more information click here, or read the Summary or Complete Plan.

Interested in using our newly renovated meeting space for your group?