Who we are…
As one of the oldest public libraries in the country, Lancaster Public Library has provided library services in Lancaster for over 260 years. In addition to basic library services, we offer special and unique information services to specific groups of individuals in the community like the Duke Street Business Center, the Autism Resource Collection, and the Lancaster Collection.
The Lancaster Public Library (LPL) inspires, empowers, and strengthens our community by connecting people with information, ideas, and enriching experiences. By providing equitable access to vital educational resources, exceptional programming, and community building opportunities, the Lancaster Public Library is recognized as a dynamic center of knowledge and a cornerstone of a thriving Lancaster community. LPL is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution. We encourage applications by members of diverse groups and by persons with a demonstrated commitment to issues of diversity and experience in achieving goals relative to inclusive excellence.
Thank you for your interest in employment with Lancaster Public Library. Please read the announcement carefully before submitting application materials.
A criminal record check, child abuse clearance, and FBI certification are required for all library employees.
- Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check – epatch.state.pa.us/Home.jsp.
- Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance – www.compass.state.pa.us/CWIS.
- FBI Certification – www.identogo.com/locations/pennsylvania.
Lancaster Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.