Position:  Library Assistant III

Hours: 21/week

Start Date:  ASAP

Application deadline: Friday, September 27, 2019

The New London Public Library is seeking applicants for a 21 hour/week, part-time Library Assistant III position. Applicants for this position should have knowledge of library system operations and procedures, including alphabetical and numerical classification systems.  Applicants should be skilled in the use of computers and other technology used in the library, have the ability to work effectively with customers of all ages, and possess good communication skills.

Minimum qualifications:  High school diploma or equivalency, plus six months of directly-related experience, or a combination of education, experience, and training necessary to perform the essential requirements of the work.

Applications available at http://www.pioneerland.lib.mn.us/

Cover letters and applications will be accepted by e-mail through Friday, September 27, 2019. Please email a cover letter and application to Ria Newhouse at ria.newhouse@pioneerland.lib.mn.us.

Materials can also be mailed to: Ria Newhouse, Head Librarian, Spicer Public Library PO Box 160 Spicer, MN 56288


New London voted YES on November 8!


New London is beginning work toward a new library for our community.

The money generated from the local option sales tax (over twenty years) will fund a new library for our community.

For more information and an FAQ, see the City of New London website.



 Come check out the new books at the New London public library!

Here’s what’s currently on the new book shelf:

  • Into the Night, by Sarah Bailey
  • Long Road Home, by David Baldacci
  • Past Tense, by Lee Child
  • Secrets at Cedar Cabin, by Colleen Coble
  • Sea of Greed, by Clive Cussler
  • The Noel Stranger, by Richard Evans
  • Judgment, by Joseph Finder
  • Chocolate Cream Pie Murder, by Joanne Fluke
  • His Promise, by Shelley Shepard Gray
  • The Boy, by Tami Hoag
  • Cemetery Road, by Greg Isles
  • Watching You, by Lisa Jewell
  • Robert B. Parker’s Blood Feud, by Mike Lupica
  • Target Alex Cross, by James Patterson
  • Under the Midnight Sun, by Tracie Peterson
  • Connections in Death, by J.D. Robb
  • Of Blood and Bone, by Nora Roberts
  • A Season of Grace, by Lauraine Snelling
  • Desperate Measures, by Stuart Woods
  • A Delicate Touch, by Stuart Woods

Call the library today to reserve your next favorite book!

MN Writes MN Reads

Local authors – indie, self-published, aspiring, and mainstream – can now create ebooks and share them with readers across the state and potentially across the country using free tools provided by Minnesota libraries.

For helpful hints click here