Library Director Search
LIBRARY DIRECTOR, MILLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
The Millville Public Library Board of Trustees is seeking a Director for its library serving a population of 28,000 in Southern New Jersey. The library has a collection of 62,000 items, as well as electronic media and databases. It employs 4 full-time and 10 part-time employees, and is a member of a tri-city collaborative and of regional consortia.
The Director, in collaboration with the Board of Trustees, will develop and implement library policy, develop and manage the library’s budget, develop library programs, maintain existing and introduce new technologies, secure alternative funding through grant writing, plan for the library’s future, and have overall responsibility for collection and staff development.
Applicants should have an MLS, with one from an ALA-accredited school preferred but not required; a minimum of 4 years of professional experience with evidence of increasing responsibility in libraries of similar size. Administrative experience in public libraries is preferred. The candidate should have a strong background in management, budgeting, planning, and technology.
Salary range is 54,000 - $64,000, depending on experience, plus benefits.
TO APPLY: Please submit cover letter, resume and three professional reference letters postmarked by March 28th to: William Fenton, MPL Search Committee, 1438 Lloyd Terrace, Millville, NJ 08332 or via email to
The Millville Public Library in partnership with RBdigital from Recorded Books (Prince Frederick, MD), is pleased to announce the launch of OneClickdigital, an online service that allows patrons to check out eAudiobooks and eBooks, including best-sellers, Recorded Books exclusives, classics, selections for children and young adults, and much more.
Patrons have free access to eAudio and eBooks at home, in the library, or on the go. OneClickdigital is compatible with all popular listening devices, and mobile apps are available for the iPhone®, Android™, and Kindle Fire. OneClickdigital features an easy-to-use interface with streamlined navigation, fast downloads, and automatic software updates. Live toll-free technical support is available at 1-877-77AUDIO.
To access OneClickdigital, go to http://millvillenj.oneclickdigital.com/Home/Featured.aspx, or millvillepubliclibrary.org and click on the oneclickdigital web button. If you have any questions, speak to a library staff member at the Millville Public Library for directions on how to use this product.
About Recorded Books
Recorded Books, LLis a leading provider of library services around the world, one of the largest independent producer of unabridged audiobooks, and a distributor of other audio products. Recorded Books delivers its products as both physical media (CDs and Playaway digital players) and via OneClickdigital, a downloading service featuring eBooks and professionally narrated English- and Spanish-language audiobooks for adults, children and young adults. Through RBdigital, Recorded Books also offers a host of educational and entertainment services, including digital magazines, language-learning programs, software training, and database services. Recorded Books is a division of Haights Cross Communications. For more information, visit www.recordedbooks.com.
The Millville Public Library is offering classes on basic computer usage. The workshops are free and available to the public.
Registration is required. Training will be held at the Millville Public Library, 210 Buck Street, Millville, N.J. 08332. For more information please call us at 856-825-7087.
MILLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY COMPUTER CLASSES FOR WINTER 2014
Windows 7 –The foundation class for the use of any PC with Windows 7
Monday, February 3, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Monday, March 3, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Word 2010 – A class covering the basic elements of Microsoft Word 2010
Monday, January 13, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Internet – A basic introduction to internet browsing and web searching with Internet Explorer 8
Thursday, January 23, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Tuesday, March 18, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
MOUSE AND KEYBOARD CLASSES
E-mail – A class on the proper usage of web-based email and email etiquette
Wednesday, January 29, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Tuesday, March 25, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Wednesday, January 8, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Wednesday, February 5, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
RESUME AND COVER LETTER CLASSES
Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
There will be a short break. Computer students may bring their own bottled water and a light snack for the break time.
Register for one class or all four. The sequence a person takes them in does not matter. Please call the Millville Public Library at 856-825-7087, ext. 12, or come in person to register.
Ready, Vet , Go!
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Camden, has a program called "Ready, Vet, Go!" to help homeless and low income military veterans with financial assistance and/or housing. Veterans will be screened for eligibility. A counselor from Catholic Charities will be available to talk to veterans at the Millville Public Library, 210 Buck Street, Millville on the following days and times:
Thursday, March 6, 2014, 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Thursday, March 27, 2014, 1:00pm to 3:00pm
The housing information table will be set up in the Gant Room of the Library. Please walk in. No appointment needed. This is a free screening service for homeless and low income military veterans.
Affordable Care Act
Enrollment for the Affordable Care Act
Need help signing up for the Affordable Care Act?
It's not too late. The January coverage deadline is gone, but you can still enroll
for healthcare coverage that will begin later on in 2014.
Center for Family Services will have staff available on
Friday, February 28, 2014 from 11:30am to 4:00pm
Friday, March 7, 2014 from 11:30am to 4:00pm
Friday, March 14, 2014 from 11:30am to 4:00pm
Friday, March 21, 2014 from 11:30am to 4:00pm
Friday, March 28, 2014 from 11:30am to 4:00pm
in the Gant Room of the Millville Public Library, 210 Buck Street, Millville,
to help Cumberland County and South Jersey residents.
A Center for Family Services Navigator will help you to enroll in a
healthcare plan that meets your needs.
This program is free and open to the public. Walk-ins Welcome.
Millville Public Library 150th Anniversary
The Millville Public Library will celebrate its 150th anniversary in 2014. A history of the library is being prepared. The public is invited to share memorabilia, photographs, documents, and ephemera to include in the history. The history will be published as a booklet and sold to benefit the library. There is a special interest in photographs, recollections of staff members and library patrons, and information about the various buildings that the library occupied. The library is also interested in creating an oral history of the Millville Public Library (and the City of Millville) that would be available on the library’s website.
Anyone who has historical material, suggestions for people who should be interviewed, or general comments, should contact Janet Somers at the library (856-825-7087, ext. 12) or email her at
Support the Library
Help us reach out to the community by making a donation to the library. Your donation will help maintain and further improve our services. Resources such as databases, books, periodicals, audiobooks, dvd's, and cd's continuously need to be purchased in order to keep our collection up to date. With your help, the Millville Public Library can continue to offer programs for children, teens, and adults, internet access, classes in computer skills and resume writing, and other enrichment programs. All donations are 100% tax-deductible.
Your online donation is made via PayPal
secured transaction services.
If you would like to make a pledge, please contact the Library Director at 856-825-7087 ext.11.
Thank you for your support!