Hiring Library Aide Position

We are Hiring!Library Aide Position – Up to 10 Hours Per Week

Effingham Public Library is immediately seeking a part-time Library Aide who will assist the staff with all functions necessary for the daily operation of the library. The Library Aide maintains a friendly, welcoming atmosphere with patrons at the circulation desk and via offered programming, and assumes a wide variety of duties as assigned by the Library Director.


The ability to work independently and an understanding of the daily operations of a library are essential. Being comfortable with people of all ages is important. Proficiency with computers is a plus. Must be able to pass a criminal background check.


Wednesdays and Saturdays with occasional late afternoon/evening hours.


The starting salary is $13.50 – $14.75 per hour.

Please email or call if you’re interested in the Library Aide position.

603-539-1537 ~ director@effingham.lib.nh.us


Friends’ Parking-lot Book Sale 5/29/21

Please join our Friends of the Library for their annual parking-lot book sale, May 29th from 9am-12.

Please note: The Library will not be open that day.

The Library will be accepting donations of new or gently used books up until Friday, May 28th. Please us the grey bin next to the book drop for donations.

Library Survey

The library Board of Trustees is considering the operating hours of the library. By re-allocating staff hours, we can add an additional day to the schedule. This will allow the library to be open Tuesday through Saturday. We are greatly interested in your feedback.

Take the Survey!

Library Open Longer Hours!

The Library is now open longer hours!

The Library building is now open! Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday – 10am – 2pm Friday -11am- 5pm and Saturday – 9am – 2pm.  The wearing of masks is now optional. Curbside pickup continues – feel free to call 539-1537 or email effinghamlibrary@gmail.com.