DATE ENTERED: November 9, 2021
LOCATION: Frederick County Public Libraries (FCPL), Frederick, Maryland
APPLY BY: 4:00 pm November 22, 2021

LIBRARY COLLECTIONS MANAGER, Frederick County Public Libraries (FCPL), Frederick, Maryland

Join the vibrant, community-minded team at Frederick County Public Libraries!  We are seeking a creative, energetic, and visionary leader for our Library Collections Department.  Located in West-Central Maryland between Washington D.C. and Baltimore, FCPL is a rapidly developing system.  By facilitating the public’s freedom to explore, invent, and transform, FCPL connects people to ideas and to each other, helping to foster individual and community growth. This professional managerial and supervisory position is responsible for the general operation and management of the FCPL’s system-wide collection development, including the selection and acquisition of physical and digital library materials.  Direct supervision is given to Materials Management and Technical Services staff.  Supervision is received from the Associate Director for Support Services.

Salary: $72,397.00 - $86,876.00 Annually


  • Master of Library Science degree from an American Library Association accredited program
  • Minimum 5 years of professional library work experience in a public setting, including at least 2 years (within last 5 years) collection development and/or materials management experience and/or technical services management experience.
  • Minimum 2 years work supervisory work experience
  • Possession of a valid automobile operator’s license

*Note:  2 additional years of professional work experience may reduce the education requirement to a Bachelor’s degree (see full job description for more details).

Deadline to apply: 4:00 pm November 22, 2021.  For complete job description and to apply go to