Barton County Libraries

Lamar, Missouri

Is Seeking a

Director of Libraries


The Barton County Library Board of Trustees is seeking a director with proven management skills for its three-branch library system. Hands-on knowledge of QuickBooks and accounting principles is a must. Demonstrated successful grant writing, an understanding of technology, good computer skills, and electronic books knowledge are a plus as are creativity in family friendly programming development and community PR skills. Barton County Libraries are comprised of the main library at Lamar and near-by branch libraries in Liberal and Golden City Missouri. Click here for a full Job Description. Click here for Qualifications. Qualified candidates should send resumes before May 22, 2015, to one of the following:

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fax: 417-682-3206

mail address:

Julie Potter

Barton County Library

300 W. 10th Street

Lamar, MO 64759

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