Jobs at the Library

Alamance County Public Libraries is a department of Alamance County Government.  All open positions with Alamance County Public Libraries are advertised on the Alamance County website.

Please note that while Alamance County Public Libraries offers many positions not requiring advanced education, positions in the Librarian/Professional classification do require the MLS or its equivalent unless stated otherwise.

See all open positions

Are You Interested in a Career as a Librarian?

Generally, career librarians obtain a Master’s Degree from a library education program accredited by the American Library Association. Although these programs have different names at different schools, such programs are generically referred to as Masters in Library Science degrees, or MLS for short.

There are three area universities offering Master’s degrees in this field:
UNC-Chapel Hill School of Information and Library Science
UNC-Greensboro Library and Information Studies
North Carolina Central University School of Library and Information Sciences
You might also wish visit the American Library Association’s career resources page.


Volunteering at ACPL

Volunteer Application                Volunteer Policy             Teen Summer Volunteer Application

Alamance County Public Libraries welcomes volunteers throughout the year for both short term and long-term projects that vary in their nature, location and purpose.  All volunteers are required to complete a volunteer application and background check.  ACPL also welcomes persons needing to complete community services hours depending on the offense.  Each library may use volunteers for different individual projects, please be sure to read the volunteer policy and complete the volunteer application at the specific location you wish to complete your volunteer or community service hours.

May Memorial Library
342 S. Spring St.
Burlington, NC 27215
336-229-3588
Graham Library
211 South Main S.
Graham, NC 27253
336-570-6730
Mebane Library
101 South First St.
Mebane, NC 27302
919-563-6431